Flashcards in 19 b history Deck (7):
what were the nomadic people who took over mycenaean civilization in greece called?
how did the barbarians live?
they wandered around, didn't read or write, spent their time fighting
what did the mycenaeans have that made them such strong fighters?
bronze weapons and chariots
what kind of weapons did the barbarians use to defeat the mycenaeans in greece?
iron weapons that were stronger than bronze weapons
when the greek mycenaeans and barbarians fought, which side won?
why do we call this time the "dark ages" of greece?
because the barbarians didn't leave any written records about the time they lived in greece