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for destination:  "CRETE , Island , GREECE " .
History (6)
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   Wars (1)
   Battles (1)
   The inhabitants founded the cities: (1)

History (6)

A Brief History of Crete
Pages of the University of Crete, author Spyros Koutsoupakis
http://hep.physics.uch.gr/HistCrete.htm English  
Crete, the island of the brave
Cretan Association Omonoia, of NY, WebPage
http://www.nycretans.org/html/crete.html English
Pancretan Association of America, WebPage
http://www.pancretan.org/history/indexj.html English
War between Rhodes and Crete
Perseus: Polybius, Histories
http://www.perseus.tufts.edu/cgi-bin/ptext?lookup=... English
The Battle of Crete
Ministry for Culture and Heritage, Wellington, New Zealand, WebPages
http://www.nzhistory.net.nz/Gallery/crete/index.ht... English  http://www.crete-1941.org.uk English  Monastery og Preveli WebPages
http://www.preveli.org/files/battle/enindex.htm English Greek   English Greek
 The inhabitants founded the cities:
Gela was founded by Antiphemus from Rhodes and Entimus from Crete, who joined in leading a colony thither, in the forty-fifth year after the foundation of Syracuse. The town took its name from the river Gelas, the place where the citadel now stands, and which was first fortified, being called Lindii. The institutions which they adopted were Dorian. Near one hundred and eight years after the foundation of Gela, the Geloans founded Acragas (Agrigentum ), so called from the river of that name, and made Aristonous and Pystilus their founders; giving their own institutions to the colony.
Perseus: Thucydides, The Peloponnesian War
http://www.perseus.tufts.edu/cgi-bin/ptext?lookup=... English

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