Resources and Information

Required Reading


  Author(s): Colin Renfrew, Paul Bahn.
  Title: Archaeology: Theories, Methods and Practice
  Year: 2000
  Edition: 3rd
  Publisher: Thames and Hudson
  Page(s): Chapters 2, 4 and 6


  Author(s): Jeffery Pike.
  Title: Insight Guide: Crete
  Year: 2001
  Publisher: Insight Guides
  Page(s): 18-19, 20-49, 92-7,161,172-3,222-3

Online references

  The Sphakia Survey Web site

Further Reading

Unit 1 Session 3

Books


  Author(s): William R. Biers.
  Title: The Archaeology of Greece: An Introduction
  Year: 1996
  Edition: 2nd
  Publisher: Cornell University Press
  Published in: Ithaca
General introduction to ancient Greek material culture.
Alternate publisher:

  Author(s): William R. Biers.
  Title: The Archaeology of Greece: An Introduction
  Year: 1996
  Edition: 2nd
  Publisher: Cornell University Press
  Published in: London
General introduction to ancient Greek material culture.

  Author(s): Theocharis E. Detorakis.
  Title: History of Crete
  Year: 1994
  Published in: Herakleion
  Page(s): 39-108, 109-437


  Author(s): Oliver T.P.K. Dickinson.
  Title: The Aegean Bronze Age
  Year: 1994
  Publisher: Cambridge University Press
  Published in: Cambridge
Useful for reference.

  Author(s): Yannis Hamilakis (ed.).
  Title: Labyrinth Revisted. Rethinking ‘Minoan’ Archaeology
  Year: 2002
  Publisher: Oxbow
  Published in: Oxford


  Author(s): David Holton (ed.).
  Title: Literature and Society in Renaissance Crete
  Year: 1991
  Publisher: Cambridge University Press
  Published in: Cambridge


  Author(s): W. Miller.
  Title: Essays on the Latin Orient
  Year: 1921
  Publisher: Cambridge University Press
  Published in: Cambridge
  Page(s): 177-98 on Crete under the Venetians


  Author(s): Jan Morris.
  Title: The Venetian Empire: A Sea Voyage (republished)
  Year: 1990
  Publisher: Penguin
  Published in: Harmondsworth
Includes Venetian Crete

  Author(s): J.D.S. Pendlebury.
  Title: The Archaeology of Crete
  Year: 1939
  Publisher: Methuen
  Published in: London


  Author(s): Ian F. Sanders.
  Title: Roman Crete
  Year: 1982
  Publisher: Aris and Phillips
  Published in: Warminster


  Author(s): Michael Llewellyn Smith.
  Title: The Great Island: A Study of Crete
  Year: 1965
  Publisher: Longmans
  Published in: London
The best starting point on Venetian Crete.

  Author(s): Dimitris Tsougarakis.
  Title: Byzantine Crete from the 5th Century to the Venetian Conquest
  Year: 1988
  Publisher: Historical Publications St. D. Basilopoulos
  Published in: Athens


  Author(s): Peter M. Warren.
  Title: The Aegean Civilisations from Ancient Crete to Mycenae
  Year: 1975
  Publisher: Phaidon
  Published in: Oxford
Good, illustrated introduction.

  Author(s): Ronald F. Willetts.
  Title: Cretan Cults and Festivals
  Year: 1962
  Publisher: Routledge and Kegan Paul
  Published in: London
Alternate publisher:

  Author(s): Ronald F. Willetts.
  Title: Cretan Cults and Festivals
  Year: 1962
  Publisher: Barnes and Noble
  Published in: New York


  Author(s): Ronald F. Willetts.
  Title: Ancient Crete: A Social History from Early Times to the Roman Occupation
  Year: 1965
  Publisher: Routledge and Kegan Paul
  Published in: London
Alternate publisher:

  Author(s): Ronald F. Willetts.
  Title: Ancient Crete: A Social History from Early Times to the Roman Occupation
  Year: 1965
  Publisher: University of Toronto
  Published in: Toronto

Unit 1 Session 4

Books


  Author(s): Oliver Rackham, Jennifer Moody.
  Title: The Making of the Cretan Landscape
  Year: 1996
  Publisher: Manchester University Press
  Published in: Manchester

  Author(s): John Chadwick.
  Title: Linear B and Related Scripts
  Year: 1987
  Publisher: British Museum Publications
  Published in: London

Online References

Abstracts, with numerous illustrations, of conference on beekeeping on Crete and elsewhere:

  Bee-keeping in the Graeco-Roman World

International Bee Research Association, founded in 1949 by Eva Crane, the greatest scholar in the field of beekeeping:

  International Bee Research Association

On the issue of reporting back by archaeologists to their informants, see Lucia Nixon, 'Seeing Voices and Changing Relationships: Film, Archaeological Reporting, and the Landscape of People in Sphakia', American Journal of Archaeology 105.1 (January 2001), 77-97

  American Journal of Archaeology

Unit 1 Session 5