Articles on the ancient world

This page lists all of the articles that have been published on this website in reverse chronological order, so with the newest material listed first. This also includes most of the articles originally published on Ancient World Magazine (2017-2022), which are preserved here for posterity.

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The Harvester Vase
The Harvester Vase
A beautiful vessel from Agia Triada

Josho Brouwers

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Zeus and Europa
The Agia Triada sarcophagus
The Agia Triada sarcophagus

Josho Brouwers

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Agia Triada
Agia Triada
An administrative centre in southern Crete

Josho Brouwers

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Talos, the bronze guardian
Talos, the bronze guardian

Josho Brouwers

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The Phaistos Disc
The Phaistos Disc
The earliest “printed” text

Josho Brouwers

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The palace at Phaistos
The palace at Phaistos
Controlling the Messara Plain

Josho Brouwers

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War’s effect on society
War’s effect on society
A fragment of Ennius

Joshua R. Hall

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Jumping the bull
Jumping the bull
The bull-leaping fresco from Knossos

Josho Brouwers

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Horns of Consecration
Horns of Consecration
A closer look at a Minoan symbol

Josho Brouwers

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Home of the Minotaur
Home of the Minotaur
The palace at Knossos

Josho Brouwers

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The island of Minos
The island of Minos
Crete in the Bronze Age

Josho Brouwers

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