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Paleochristian period

 

The first centuries of the establishment of Christianity are referred to as "the paleochristian period". During this period, the city of Hersonissos enjoyed a dominant position and was among the most important cities of Crete, along with Knossos, Gortyna.  

 

The most important monuments of this period are paleochristian basilicas:

 

  1. Basilica B
  2. Basilica A
  3. Basilica Piskopiani

 

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