Brill’s New Pauly Supplements II - Volume 9 : The Early Mediterranean World, 1200–600 BC

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2.8.10. Malta
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A. Chronology and cultural classification

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After a period of relative isolation, during which the archipelago’s megalith temple culture flourished (3600–2500), Malta resumed its participation in the transregional movements of peoples and ideas in the BA (2500–900). A single people was living on the Maltese islands (Malta, Gozo and Comino) by around 1500, known as the Borġ in-Na…

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Bonanno, Anthony, “2.8.10. Malta”, in: Brill’s New Pauly Supplements II - Volume 9 : The Early Mediterranean World, 1200–600 BC, English edition by John N. Dillon; Translated by Duncan A. Smart (2018). Original German-language edition: Frühgeschichte der Mittelmeerkulturen: Historisch-archäologisches Handbuch. Herausgegeben von Anna-Maria Wittke. Serie: Der Neue Pauly Supplemente 2. Staffel, herausgegeben von Manfred Landfester und Helmuth Schneider, vol. 10. Stuttgart, Germany. Copyright © J.B. Metzlersche Verlagsbuchhandlung und Carl Ernst Poeschel Verlag GmbH (2015). Consulted online on 14 October 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2468-3418_bnps9_COM_009148>
First published online: 2017
First print edition: 20180517



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