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Vanya Wrote:
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> Hi guys,
>
> I thought the Minoans came from Anatolia?
>
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> Not only Kristin, Crete has a very long story of
> human occupation which come back till about
> 130.000 years BP.
> Around 8.000 / 7.000 years BP already existed
> Neolitic settlements, which include also
> agriculture,
> and one of the main center was where is located
> nowaday Knossos.
>
> Crete inhabitants had a long story of commerce
> trading since dawn of the oldest human presence
> there.
> The Island was the major Mediterranean center of
> commerce, during flows of many millennia.
>
> So Minoans, of course IMHO, are just a product of
> a long period of people mixing, due to millennia
> of
> commercial exchanges which, close to Minoas 1st
> period, evidence a continous bipolar commerce with
> A.E.
>
> NBD
> Ivano

Thanks for that, Ivano. I had no idea there was evidence of human occupation so long ago on Crete. On other islands, yes. But it begs the question:

1) How did they get there? (We know the answer to that, of course, even if some scientists STILL can't accept that our ancestors were that bright.)

2) At the 130KY mark, were they anatomically modern humans or other groups like Denisovans or Neanderthals?

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