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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Maria Andreadaki-Vlazaki (ΚΕ EPKA) reports the continuation of the excavation in the area of the expanded courtyard of the early LM IIIB period (beginning of the 13th c. B.C.) (Fig. 1). During the excavation of the trenches Θ and ΙΕ, it was confirmed that the extensive concentration of stones that were surrounded by a line of large unworked boulders date to the LM IIIC...

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