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Imagining Our Ancient Future

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Science  07 Aug 2009:
Vol. 325, Issue 5941, pp. 677-678
DOI: 10.1126/science.1175676

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Gere explores how Arthur Evans's often-fanciful interpretations of Minoan civilization (as pacifist, matriarchal, and sexually free), religion, and architecture influenced 20th-century European writers, artists, and intellectuals.