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BBC - History For Kids

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Enter the world of history for kids. Discover ancient people and places, and fascinating facts with our selection of games and activities.
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Britannica Online for Schools

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Iona College is an independent Catholic Boys School, owned and administered by the Missionary Oblates of Mary Immaculate.
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Use this database to get accurate and reliable information for all of the Space topics. This must be one of the sources in your bibliography.
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The Palace of Knossos (#) - UNESCO World Heritage Centre

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The Minoan Palace at Knossos, the largest (it covers an area of 22000 sqm) and most glorious of all Minoan Palaces in Crete is also known as the seat of power the legendary king Minos the famous judge and legislator. It was excavated partly by M.Kalokairinos and fully by A. Evans between 1900-1905.

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The Archaeology News Network: Ancient city of Troy to have own museum

The Archaeology News Network: Ancient city of Troy to have own museum | Investigating the Ancient Past - Archaeological Sites | Scoop.it
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Excavations at the site of the ancient city of Troy, in the northwestern province of Çanakkale, began over 150 years ago, yet experts believe two or three more centuries of work will be needed to fully discover it.

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Treasures from the Royal Tombs of Ur

Beginning in 1922, archaeologist Charles Leonard Woolley, co-sponsored by the University of Pennsylvania and the British Museum, led a monumental excavation ...
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New dates rewrite Neanderthal story

New dates rewrite Neanderthal story | Investigating the Ancient Past - Archaeological Sites | Scoop.it
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How archaeologists and historians shape our understandings of the past.

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Ebsco Databases - History Reference Centre

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Iona College is an independent Catholic Boys School, owned and administered by the Missionary Oblates of Mary Immaculate.
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Use the History Reference Centre from this group of databases to help with research for your Archaeological sites assignment.

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Robyn Harrison's curator insight, April 21, 2013 6:18 AM

Use the username and password information from the Iona Moodle page to access this up-to-date and reliable source. Think carefully about the keywords you will use.

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Knossos

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Description and Pictures from Knossos palace of Minoan Crete.
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Knossos was undeniably the capital of Minoan Crete. It is grander, more complex, and more flamboyant than any of the other palaces known to us, and it is located about twenty minutes south of the modern port town of Iraklio.

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