This choice of papers provides the symposium held on the Getty Museum in February 1990. contemporary archaeological excavations supply facts that Cyprus had nice cultural and monetary value throughout the bronze age. The members talk about features of the bronze age as they relate to Cyprus and to the jap Mediterranean. themes comprise the economic system of the interval, its foundation within the exploitation of metals and stone, Cyprus's foreign impact on exchange and faith, and proof of that impression via interpretation of archaeological websites and artifacts.
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