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20. The Critias and Minoan Crele, JHS 33, 189 f. Plato's Timaeus, 25 c-d. 42 Athens. )during which foreign peoples invaded Greece. have learned of an island becoming submerged and this was Thera, but being so small and insignificant they did not know of it. They transfered this event to Crete, the island so grievously struck and with which all contact they suddenly lost. The myth of an army being engulfed stemmed from the news of the loss of thousands of souls. With the lack of cohesion and logic that characterizes myths - as well as all other products of the peoples' imagination - not even Plato sensed the inconsistency of Atlantis in the Atlantic Ocean and the entire armed forces of the Athenians, in Athens of course, being submerged at one and the same time!

The elements of the historical legend of Atlantis may readily be placed now within this historical setting. In an article in the «Times» of London (19 January 1909) someone already had ventured to write anonymously subsequent to the splendid discoveries made in the Cretan soil, in which he maintained that this was the «Altantis» of the Egyptians. ). Then with the sudden disappearance of the Cretans (the author had no explanation for this) with the domination of the Mycenaeans, the Egyptians invented the myth of an island that became submerged.

Timaeus, 25 b. See Ed. Meyer, Gesch. des Altertums 2, l, Pl. VI. Bossert, Altkreta 3, fig. 552. British Museum. ) with the help of Greek mercenaries. 44 Amasis, the famous pharaoh of the Saite period, who maintained friendly connections with the Greeks. have. already said, obviously point to danger. C. we may justly accept that wandering peoples attacked or attempted to attack Greece before they reached Egypt. If this indeed happened they were most certainly repulsed because we possess no evidence of wholesale destruction of the Mycenaean civilization during that period 23.

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