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In the following section you will find interesting information on the history of the island of Crete. The island of Crete boasts a long and turbulent history and a fascinating culture. Cultural influences from other civilizations of the West and the East, as well as the remains of the glorious Minoan civilization, are found across the island. This mix of civilizations has marked contemporary Cretan culture, which is still vibrant and distinctive as it has always been.  

Please take the time to read the following interesting articles on the history of Crete.


Resources- Bibliography