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The Greek Dark Ages, or the Homeric era, is the period of Archaic Greece from (circa) 1200 BC to 750 BC.

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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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The destruction of the Mycenaean palaces and the Sea-peoples

I am reading about the destruction of the Mycenaean palaces lately and there are a couple of theories to explain their destruction. One of those theories supposes that the Sea people, who raided the ...
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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?