1816 is the correct answer. rufus king vs james monroe.
they prospered through trade. the sea was dangerous to their wealth and survival. the minoans were involved in the tin trade, dangerous in the bronze age. tin, alloyed with copper which may have come from cyprus, was used to make bronze. they dealt in saffron reaped from a kind of crocus.
a, the striking architecture of the ruins displays impressive creativity and c, the great size of the ruins suggests a once strong successful society.