Glenn McDavid (gmcdavid) wrote,
Glenn McDavid
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The Ancient Minoan Culture...

DNA reveals their Origin

Nothing really wrong with this, but I think the conclusion is too strong. What it proves is that the Minoans in general were not invaders from elsewhere. But foreign cultural influences can come in by ways other than massive invasion and genocide. Look at all the speakers of Indo-European languages: Quite a variety of genetic types even in antiquity.
Tags: archaeology, bronze age, linguistics
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