• Minos of Cnossos: king, tyrant and thalassocrat 

    Caldesi Valeri, Valerio (2009-10-16)
    In this study, I show that the figure of Minos, the mythic ruler of Bronze-Age Crete, functioned in Greek literature of the Archaic Age to the fifth century BCE as a mythical conduit elucidating three notions central to ...