This bit is the history bit. Initially it will be mostly my musings on Cretan/Greek history but it will be expanded in time.
I’m an enthousiastic amateur not a professional historian so please feel free to point out any errors or anything you disagree with.
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(The header illustration shows the Greek blockade runner “Arkadion” being towed into Constantinople harbour on 21 September 1867 after being captured off the south west coast of Crete.)