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The Palace at Knossos
Description of the ancient Minoan palace at Knossos.
# 122429 | 750 words | 8 sources | MLA | 2008 | US

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This paper gives an overview of the structure and decoration of the Cretan palace of Minos at Knossos. It further describes the construction and function of the structure. Additionally, the paper addresses technical details plus the beauty and creativity of the structure.

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"The Cretan civilization during the peak of his existence under King Minos was famous for many things among which its rich architecture, its beautiful art works and its luxurious wealthy lifestyle were certainly significant. (Gardner) One of the most outstanding structures built in this era circa... BCE was the Palace of Minos at Knossos, described by art historian Helen Gardner as a large rambling structure built around open courts and filled with gaily decorated living-rooms of all kinds, bathrooms and a drainage..."

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