• The Influence of Stonehenge on Minoan Navigation and Trade

    Aug 01 2021  This book presents a plausible account of how thousands of tons of unusually pure copper ore from Isle Royale in northern Michigan s Lake Superior was mined and shipped to Europe by the Minoans 4500 years ago during the Bronze Age and how Stonehenge in England was used as an aid to Minoan celestial navigation back and forth across the Atlantic Ocean.

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  • Homer s Vault of Mysteries the Blog

    May 03 2017  Many researchers myself included believe that the ancient Minoans were the ones who at least started the mining Michigan copper which is the purest natural copper found at 99.5 has been found in Egyptian tombs and on shipwrecks in the Mediterranean Some even speculate that the Temple of Solomon in Jerusalem was built using Michigan

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  • Motorcycling with the Minoans

    Aug 08 2018  I think that the Minoan people 2450BC to 1200B could transport 1.5 billion pounds of pure copper from Isle Royale in Lake Superior My understanding is that The Copper Trail crosses Lake Superior to Au Train and along a waterway/portage to Rapid River on Lake Michigan across Lake Michigan to the Illinois River then connecting to the

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  • From Cornwall to Canaan Locating the Southern Levant’s

    Dec 20 2020  Copper ores in the Arabah were exploited in the Late Bronze Age only from the beginning of the thirteenth century B.C.E when the Egyptians established mines at Timna Mazar 1990 op cit 265 ↩ Cyprus was the main source of copper throughout the eastern Mediterranean during the Late Bronze Age.

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  • Ancient Mines of Kitchi Gummi Cypriot / Minoan Traders in

    Feb 25 2015  In this controversy the ancient copper mines of Lake Superior Kitchi Gummi have become an undeniable piece of hard evidence There have been several books written about the tremendous amounts of pure copper that was set free by the glaciers in Michigan s Upper Peninsula and Isle Royal.

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  • Oldest shipwreck in world may have been carrying copper to

    Apr 16 2019  Oldest Shipwreck in World May Have Been Carrying Copper to Minoans The hull of the merchant vessel found off Antalya by Hakan Oniz and team is long gone but the shape of the copper ingots is unmistakably the same as found in Minoan palaces and depicted in ancient Egyptian tombs

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  • Expedition Magazine

    A mine at nearby Chrysostomos yielded a very low grade copper in the 1950’s making it unlikely to have been significant in Minoan metallurgy One dubious copper mine in western Crete south of Khania was discovered the mine had been destroyed by bulldozers during road building but locals reported that it

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  • Copper ingot in the shape of an oxhide

    2015/07/08Unknown COMPASS Title Copper ingot in the shape of an oxhide © The Trustees of the British Museum

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    Oct 25 2004  The one thing is for sure ancient Egypt the Minoans the Babalonians and early Greeks are the key to the advanced civilization the Michigan copper mines and the stone chambers of New England This is the only book providing solid evidence reasonable explanations and comprehensive dating for megalithic petroglyphs and monuments It

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  • PDF Further evidence for bronze age production of copper

    important fourth millennium copper mines at Aibunar northwest of Stara Zagora in Bulgaria i s even worse Stara Zagora is indeed mentioned but only for a barytes deposit 56 pp 215 32 .

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  • Did Europeans settle in the Arizona desert thousands of

    Mar 01 2012  Ancient copper mines According to the research of Philip Coppens in his work Copper A world trade in 3000 BC Predating even the arrival of the Welsh and the Romans the era around 3000 BC saw more than 500 000 tons of copper mined from the so called Upper Peninsula of Michigan.

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  • Ancient Lost Treasures View topic

    Sep 10 2018  There was a stone engraving of what looks like a Minoan ship found near the copper mines in the 1890s before modern archeology was even aware that the Minoans had existed The engraving was dismissed at the time Copper found in a Minoan ship has an identical chemical/mineral signature as the ore form an Isle Royal mine site.

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  • Minoan Colonies in America

    The copper mines of Cyprus as it is historically known could not even meet the requirements of the Pharaohs Yet the Minoans gave them bronze saws doped with tin to cut the stone blocks of the pyramids As was written in the records of the Acadian king Skarga the Minoan ships brought since 2350 BC tin from Spain and Britain.

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  • RATTLESNAKE DISC MOUNDVILLE AL

    May 01 2013  –As soon as they heard of the copper mines in Upper Michigan and the tin mines in Bolivia they founded strongholds in these areas too.From the start of the 5th Dynasty to the start of the 20th Dynasty c.2500 1200 BC Americawas a colony of Egypt together forming the Empire of Atlantis.

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  • Art of the Aegean Bronze Age by The Metropolitan ..

    Jul 16 2013  Metropolitan Museum of Art tive centers called palaces in the Middle and Late Minoan periods 1900 1350 b.c Bequest of Richard B Seager 1926 26.31.507 and the third covers the

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  • The Archaeology of Mediterranean Prehistory

    Apr 15 2008  This book offers a comprehensive introduction to the archaeology of Mediterranean prehistory and an essential reference to the most recent research and fieldwork Only book available to offer general coverage of Mediterranean prehistory Written by 14 of the leading archaeologists in the field Spans the Neolithic through the Iron Age and draws from all the major regions of the Mediterranean s

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  • Copper in Antiquity

    Oct 04 2017  Copper was probably the first metal used by ancient cultures and the oldest artefacts made with it date to the Neolithic period.The shiny red brown metal was used for jewellery tools sculpture bells vessels lamps amulets and death masks amongst other things So important was the metal in human development that it gave its name to the Copper Age today better known as the Chalcolithic.

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  • PETROGLYPH OF A SAILING BOAT Copper Harbor Upper

    Dec 08 2009  It was also important for reaching Isle Royale some 50 miles to the northeast another area of extensive mining operations Refs.4 5 20 22 The petroglyph site near Copper Harbor is west of town near the end of the local bay The glyph of the sailing boat has a width of 36cm and a height of 17.5cm including the top of the mast 19 cm.

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    The largest city in Europe was Knossos in Minoan Crete which according to Wikipedia reached as much as 100 000 people by 1600 BCE Pendlebury Evans 2003 p 35 In comparison the cities of Ur in Mesopotamia and Memphis in Egypt attained 60 000 people by 2000 BCE The Mycenaean culture of Greece is well known to us via Greek legends A warlike people they conquered the Minoans whose

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  • Native North Americans Were Making Copper Tools in 7 500

    Mar 22 2021  In addition to looking at copper tools the scientists also performed dating tests on wood and cordage that was attached to copper spear points and on charcoal wood and bone found in Old Copper Culture mines and burial plots Sediment samples taken from several lakes adjacent to ancient copper mines in Michigan were also used to identify trace metals that would have been left behind by

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  • Results for Greece Aegean

    Extrait du Bulletin de Correspondance hellénique tome 84 1960 Ecole Française d Athènes 1960 Large in 8 pages 617 to 869 7 plates Original softcover in very good condition.

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  • Minoans in America

    Feb 06 2009  I think it was in Michigan or some island between Canada and the USA I think it is called Island Royale and they claim to have found large coppers mines with tons of sl g More than the indians could have used or so they claimed Could the Minoans have come to North America to mine for copper

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  • Was there a trans Atlantic copper trade in ancient times

    Dec 25 2019  Only Michigan Copper is of this purity and it is known to have been mined in enormous quantities during the Bronze Age Quoting Anonymous Coward Copper processing first started in the Danube basin in the so called Vinca culture in the area of contemporary Serbia that s pretty close to Turkey.

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    The Influence of Stonehenge on Minoan Navigation and Trade

    inated from the ancient Isle Royale copper mines on Lake Superior Lake Superior That was an ocean away from the Mediterranean 4300 years ago In fact the Uluburun wreck museum at Bodrum Turkey claims that the copper ingots likely originated in Michigan In any event the copper min

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  • Ancient Mines of Kitchi Gummi Cypriot/Minoan Traders in

    Cypriot/Minoan tablet found under an uprooted tree in Newberry Michigan in 1896 Algonquian speaking Native Americans maintained a written language for 3500 years Forensic evidence from Germany proves Egyptian mummies used nicotine and cocaine Ameri Who helped the Archaic Copper Culture mine and remove 20 million pounds of copper from the

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  • Composition Analysis of Michigan Copper

    Rydholm C.F Michigan Copper The Untold Story A History of Rediscovery Winter Cabin Books Marquette 2006 ISBN 0 2 8 Michigan’s Copper Country The History of Copper Mining in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula featuring cooperating sites of the Kaweenaw National Historical Park The History Channel DVD keweenawvideo

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  • Copper Mines in Ancient North America Expanded Perspectives

    Jan 10 2013  Evidence shows that someone was mining copper in northern Michigan starting around 5 300 BC It continued until 1 200 BC Around 1 000 AD mining was restarted and lasted until 1 320 AD The largest mine discovered was located on Isle Royale an island in Lake Superior near the Canadian border.

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  • Frank Jamger 14 Reasons Amerinds not true natives of America

    Jul 15 2016  Michigan Copper mining Enormous quantities of copper were mined in the Great Lakes area in ancient times and evidently transported down the Mississippi River to the Poverty Point mound complex where it was processed into ingots Most of this copper is absent from North America and curiously at this time Europe used far more copper than can

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    by Capt Richard de Grasse 08/01/2021 This book presents a plausible account of how thousands of tons of unusually pure copper ore from Isle Royale in northern Michigan s Lake Superior was mined and shipped to Europe by the Minoans 4500 years ago during the Bronze Age and how Stonehenge in England was used as an aid to Minoan celestial navigation back and forth across the Atlantic Ocean.

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  • OLE SHIP The Long In The Shore Of It

    May 29 2012  Copper Cultures of Upper Michigan Wisconsin Endangered Michigan s Sacred Siteby Dr James E Gillihan Prehistory s Greatest Mystery Copper Mines of Ancient Michiganby Octave J DuTemple America s Oldest Cemetery the Copper Miners Grave Yardby Wayne N May

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  • Did Syrians/Minoans/Jews/Celts mine copper from the Great

    This claim is made in the cited video The video bases the claim on two explicit facts and some unstated ones that I’ll skip First there is the fact that the copper in the UP is extremely pure and apparently there is equally pure copper from

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  • The Genius of Ancient Man Ancient Exploration

    Nov 13 2013  The Minoans The idea that the Minoans made it to the Americas is highly intriguing and makes sense however there is not very much evidence to support it The basis for this theory is the copper mines found around Lake Superior in Michigan There are many mines in this area and yet we find very little copper

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  • Outstanding Incredible Final Geography Quizlet 4

    In this country the copper mine of Mhangura has been mined near depletion as have the mines in Munyati The Umvukwe Range lies in the northern part of this country while this country s major languages are English Shona and Ndebele Lake Kariba makes up part of the northern border of this country.

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  • Archaeology Excavations Greek Minoan Culture

    Jan 03 2011  Copper was a much sought after commodity during this time and it does not appear naturally in Crete Most likely the Minoans imported copper from Cyprus The skill of the Minoan metal smiths was renown in the ancient world and many artisans worked abroad in mainland Greece and the Aegean islands.

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    fluid inclusion study of selected calcite associated with native copper quincy mine keweenaw peninsula michigan david kelly pdf geochemical and petrological evidence of the geodynamic evolution of the bell creek batholith republic quadrangle marquette anna dalle fratte pdf

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