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One of the main ethnic groups of Ancient Greece who occupied Crete, Rhodes, Kos and much of the Peloponnese (including Sparta, Corinth, Argos, Megara and Messenia).

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Where are the Dorians from?

I'm studying Greek History and reading about the end of the Bronze Age. And after reading about the Dorians several times now, I'm confused about where the Dorians actually came from, the closest I ...
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Is there any archaeological evidence for the Dorian Invasion of Greece?

My books on ancient Greece are pretty old. And they have have the same explanation for Doric vs. Ionic ethnicity/history. Is there any archaeological evidence for a Dorian invasion?
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