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Link INUNDATION OF ATALANTE (426 BCE)

An even took place in 426 BCE that some scholars think might have come to influence Plato in his Atlantis story: earthquakes, tsunamis, and the...

Atlantis, Atalante, Earthquakes, Tsunami, Plato, Thucydides view
Link INUNDATION OF ATALANTE (426 BCE) - DISCUSSION

Strabo and Diodorus Siculus mention tsunamigenic earthquakes in the region of Atalante, with the former basing his account on a lost catalogue of...

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Link THUCYDIDES AND ATLANTIS

‘In order to understand the myth [of Arlantis], you need first to read Thucydides’ (Vidal-Naquet, P., The Atlantis Story: A Short History of...

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