90-21 B.C.

Diodorus Siculus’ Commentary-Ancient Egyptians were Colonists of Ancient Ethiopians-Ethiopians Were Euhermistic

Diodorus Siculus’ Commentary-Ancient Egyptians were Colonists of Ancient Ethiopians-Ethiopians Were Euhermistic

Source: Book lll (beginning) Contents of the Third Book of Diodorus (University of Chicago) 90-21 B.C. From the source, "Now the Ethiopians, as historians relate, were the first of all men and the proofs of this statement, they say, are manifest. For that they did not come into their land as immigrants from abroad but were  p91 natives of it and so justly bear the name of "autochthones"‚Äč1...They say also that the Egyptians are colonists sent out by the Ethiopians, Osiris having been the leader of the colony. 2 For, speaking generally, what is now Egypt, they maintain, was not land but sea when…
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