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Coverage for grant RZ-50866-08

The Emergence of States and Social Complexity in Greece: The Pylos Excavation Project
Michael Cosmopoulos, University of Missouri, St. Louis

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RZ5086608 (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Amanda Summer
Publication: Archaeology
Date: 7/1/2012
Abstract: At the site of Iklaina, in Pylos, on Greeceā€™s southwestern Peloponnese, excavations directed by Michael Cosmopoulos of the University of Missouri, St. Louis, are revealing new evidence of how the Mycenaean state functioned during the period from approximately 1650 to 1100 B.C., a time famous for such mythical sagas as the Trojan War.