Cretans

Earliest record: -2500
Last record: -1100

Language family: Greek

Click the [+] button(s) below to display the ethnohistory records on the map.

Hover the mouse above the ethnohistory record to display more information.

YearsAction
-2500-1450Settled in [1]
-1100Migrated to [2]

Location Info

  1. W GR, Aegean Islands of Thira, Milos, Kithira, Kea, Karpathos, Rhodes, and to Miletus, TR.
  2. Cyprus

References

  1. The Aegean: Main Bronze Age Centres and Movements of Peoples c. 3000 to 1500 B.C. 1979. pp. 66-67, No. 1. In Barraclough, Geoffrey, (ed.). Times Atlas of World History. Time Books Limited, London. 360 pp.
  2. Boardman, John. 1982. The islands. pp. 754-778. In Boardman, J., I.E.S. Edwards, N.G.L. Hammond, and E. Sollberger (eds.). The Cambridge Ancient History. 2nd edition. Volume 3, Part 1. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge.