The tsunami of 426 BC in the Maliakos gulf, eastern Greece

@article{Antonopoulos1992TheTO,
  title={The tsunami of 426 BC in the Maliakos gulf, eastern Greece},
  author={J. Antonopoulos},
  journal={Natural Hazards},
  year={1992},
  volume={5},
  pages={83-93}
}
  • J. Antonopoulos
  • Published 1992
  • History
  • Natural Hazards
  • In 427 BC, a major earthquake occurred in ancient Greece. In particular, Attica, Boeotia, and the island of Euboea were the areas where seismic activity was most frequent. The fact that these events happened in conjuction with the Peloponnesian war provides us with an account made by historians of the war. Such an account is the one made by Thucydides.During the spring and summer of 426 BC shocks continued to take place. This time, the sea area between the island of Euboea and the mainland… CONTINUE READING
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