The birth of the oldest European Civilization in Crete at the beginning of the third Millennium B.C. Historical features: the Prepalatial, the Palatial and the Neopalatial Periods.
Cretan Hieroglyphic Script. Linear A and Linear B. The writing on perishable material. The fall of the Minoan Palaces. The Mycenaean civilisation. The "Sea People". The passage of writing in Cyprus