An introduction

As is usual when we present our excavation sites, we offer you several levels of approach to the site of Malia. You may choose any one, according to your prior knowledge of the subject, or work your way through them at your leisure.


Tp precede more specific discussions,


Two pages of general introduction:

In more detail

The chapters below will give you a more exact idea of the chronology of the excavations at Malia, as well as of the research programmes that are currently underway.

In the bibliography, you will find the reference works necessary for acquiring a deeper knowledge of the site of Malia.




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J. Driessen (UCLouvain, EBSA) reports on the 9th excavation and survey campaign at Sissi. Much attention focussed on the continuing excavation of the monumental court-centred building on the southeast summit of the hill (Fig. 1). The plastered central court, more than 33 m long, was finely cleared and was seen to be bounded by a large terrace wall, overbuilt by a later wall. Exploration of the lower level...
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