Plato on Atlantis
    According to Plato, Atlanteans fought a battle with Athens 9000 years ago. In 355 BC. Plato published his story of Atlantis to the citizens of Greece.

    In Timaeus, Plato says the story was told to him by Critias, his great grandfather, who in turn was told by his grandfather, who heard it from his father Dropides. Dropides heard the story from Solon, who received his knowlefge of Atlantis from Egyptian priests.

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