Euboea

Created by Jijith Nadumuri at 21 Sep 2011 14:57 and updated at 21 Sep 2011 14:57

ILIAD NOUN

ild.02 With him there came forty ships of the Locrians who dwell beyond Euboea.
ild.02 The fierce Abantes held Euboea with its cities, Chalcis, Eretria, Histiaea rich in vines, Cerinthus upon the sea, and the rock perched town of Dium; with them were also the men of Carystus and Styra; Elephenor of the race of Mars was in command of these; he was son of Chalcodon, and chief over all the Abantes.

Arise Greece! from thy silent sleep, 2000 years long it is! Forget not, thy ancient culture, beautiful and marvelous it is!

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