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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 1, 14

Further Reading

Unit 2 Session 1

Books

For some extracts from the writings of 18th - 19th century travellers on Crete (Edward Lear, Captain Spratt, Richard Pococke and Robert Pashley) see:

  Author(s): Johan de Bakker.
  Title: Across Crete – Part 1: From Khania (Chania) to Herakleion
  Year: 2001
  Publisher: Logos Tekstproducties
  Published in: Amsterdam
  ISBN: 90-806150-1-3
The book can be ordered via www.logostext.com, which includes two extracts.


  Author(s): Rowena Fowler.
  Title: Edward Lear: The Cretan Journal
  Year: 1984
  Publisher: Denise Harvey
  Published in: Athens
Alternate edition:

  Author(s): Rowena Fowler.
  Title: Edward Lear: The Cretan Journal
  Year: 1984
  Publisher: Denise Harvey
  Published in: Dedham


  Author(s): Robert Pashley.
  Title: Travels in Crete (2 volumes)
  Year: 1837
  Publisher: John Murray
  Published in: London
Alternate edition:

  Author(s): Robert Pashley.
  Title: Travels in Crete (2 volumes, reprinted)
  Year: 1970
  Publisher: Hakkert
  Published in: Amsterdam


  Author(s): Richard Jenkyns.
  Title: The Victorians and Ancient Greece
  Year: 1980
  Publisher: Blackwell
  Published in: Oxford
Useful for the English cultural background.
Alternate publisher:

  Author(s): Richard Jenkyns.
  Title: The Victorians and Ancient Greece
  Year: 1980
  Publisher: Harvard University Press
  Published in: Cambridge, Mass
Useful for the English cultural background.


  Author(s): H. Walter Lack, David J. Mabberley.
  Title: The Flora Graeca Story: Sibthorp, Bauer and Hawkins in the Levant
  Year: 1999
  Publisher: Oxford University Press
  Published in: Oxford


  Author(s): Richard Stoneman.
  Title: Land of Lost Gods: The Search for Classical Greece
  Year: 1987
  Publisher: Hutchinson
  Published in: London
  Page(s): 136-64, on travellers.
Alternate publisher:

  Author(s): Richard Stoneman.
  Title: Land of Lost Gods: The Search for Classical Greece
  Year: 1987
  Publisher: Norman
  Published in: University of Oaklahoma Press
  Page(s): Pp 136-64, on travellers.


  Author(s): Fani-Maria Tsigakou.
  Title: The Rediscovery of Greece: Travellers and Painters of the Romantic Era
  Year: 1981
  Publisher: Caratzas
  Published in: New Rochelle NY
Alternate publisher:

  Author(s): Fani-Maria Tsigakou.
  Title: The Rediscovery of Greece: Travellers and Painters of the Romantic Era
  Year: 1981
  Publisher: Thames and Hudson
  Published in: London


  Author(s): Peter Warren.
  Article title: 16th, 17th and 18th century British travellers in Crete
  Journal title: Kritika Chronika
  Year: 1972
  Volume: 24
  Page(s): 65 to 92 (with some extracts)

Unit 2 Session 2

Books


  Author(s): J. Lesley Fitton.
  Title: The Discovery of the Greek Bronze Age
  Year: 1995
  Publisher: British Museum Press
  Published in: London
Alternate publisher

  Author(s): J. Lesley Fitton.
  Title: The Discovery of the Greek Bronze Age
  Year: 1996
  Publisher: Harvard U. P.
  Published in: Cambridge, Mass.

Schliemann


  Author(s): William A. MacDonald, Carol G. Thomas.
  Title: Progress into the Past: The Rediscovery of the Mycenaean Civilisation (2nd Edition)
  Year: 1990
  Publisher: Indiana University Press
  Published in: Bloomington


  Author(s): George Mylonas.
  Title: Mycenae Rich in Gold
  Year: 1983
  Publisher: Ekdotike Athenon
  Published in: Athens


  Author(s): Lord William Taylour.
  Title: The Mycenaeans (2nd Edition)
  Year: 1983
  Publisher: Thames and Hudson
  Published in: London

Evans


  Author(s): Ann Brown.
  Title: Arthur Evans and the Palace of Minos
  Year: 1983
  Publisher: Ashmolean Museum
  Published in: Oxford


  Author(s): Ann Brown.
  Title: Before Knossos: Arthur Evans’s Travels in the Balkans and Crete
  Year: 1993
  Publisher: Ashmolean Museum
  Published in: Oxford


  Author(s): Joan Evans.
  Title: Time and Chance: the Story of Arthur Evans and his Forbears
  Year: 1943
  Publisher: Longmans, Green and Co.
  Published in: London and New York
Reprint:

  Author(s): Joan Evans.
  Title: Time and Chance: the Story of Arthur Evans and his Forbears (reprint)
  Year: 1974
  Publisher: Greenwood Press
  Published in: Westport, Connecticut


  Author(s): Alexandre Farnou.
  Title: Knossos: Unearthing a Legend
  Year: 1996
  Publisher: Thames and Hudson
  Published in: London


  Author(s): Sylvia L. Horowitz.
  Title: The Find of Lifetime: Sir Arthur Evans and the Discovery of Knossos
  Year: 1981
  Publisher: Weidenfeld and Nicolson
  Published in: London
Alternate publisher:

  Author(s): Sylvia L. Horowitz.
  Title: The Find of Lifetime: Sir Arthur Evans and the Discovery of Knossos
  Year: 1981
  Publisher: Viking Press
  Published in: New York


  Author(s): Davina Huxley (ed.).
  Title: Cretan Quests: British Explorers, Excavators and Historians
  Year: 2000
  Publisher: British School at Athens
  Published in: London


  Author(s): Dilys Powell.
  Title: The Villa Ariadne
  Year: 1973
  Publisher: Hodder and Stoughton
  Published in: London

Unit 2 Session 3

Books


  Author(s): Pamela Armstrong.
  Article title: Bacini from Venetian Crete in the Ashmolean Museum, Oxford
  Journal title: Oxford Journal of Archaeology
  Year: Not yet published



  Author(s): Nino Chatzidakis.
  Title: Icons of the Cretan School
  Year: 1983
  Publisher: Benaki Museum
  Published in: Athens


  Author(s): Robin Cormack.
  Title: Writing in Gold: Byzantine Society and its Icons
  Year: 1985
  Publisher: George Philip
  Published in: London


  Author(s): Robin Cormack.
  Title: Painting the Soul. Icons, Death Masks, and Shrouds
  Year: 1997
  Publisher: Reaktion Books
  Published in: London
  Page(s): Ch. 5, pp 167-217, on the transformation of late Byzantine icon painting in Venetian Crete, i.e., the transition from Mediaeval to Renaissance.


  Author(s): Robin Cormack.
  Title: Byzantine Art
  Year: 2000
  Publisher: Oxford University Press
  Published in: Oxford


  Author(s): Giuseppe Gerola.
  Title: Monumenti veneti nell' isola di Creta
  Year: 1905-32
  Publisher: Instituto Veneto di sci., lett. ed arti.
  Published in: Venice


  Author(s): K. Kalokryis.
  Title: The Byzantine Wall Paintings of Crete
  Year: 1973
  Publisher: Red Dust
  Published in: New York
For pictures.

  Author(s): Peter Lock (ed.), G. D. R. Sanders (ed.).
  Title: The Archaeology of Mediaeval Greece (Oxbow Monograph 59)
  Year: 1996
  Publisher: Oxbow Books
  Published in: Oxford