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Thereafter, humans perpetrated the war's initial acts of aggression.<ref>''The Hanged Man'', XX.</ref> The conflict was incredibly destructive but brief, and both sides signed a peace accord in the mid-1960s. According to a newspaper marking the 15th anniversary of the war's end, at least three of the leading Atlanteans in the peace process were Lord Sun, Lord Tower, and Lord Judgement.<ref>''The Sunken Mall'', 62.</ref>
 
Thereafter, humans perpetrated the war's initial acts of aggression.<ref>''The Hanged Man'', XX.</ref> The conflict was incredibly destructive but brief, and both sides signed a peace accord in the mid-1960s. According to a newspaper marking the 15th anniversary of the war's end, at least three of the leading Atlanteans in the peace process were Lord Sun, Lord Tower, and Lord Judgement.<ref>''The Sunken Mall'', 62.</ref>
 
==The Outcome==
 
==The Outcome==
Over one hundred thousand people were killed.<ref>''The Hanged Man'', </ref> Several regions, including Poland and the Pacific Northwest, became "magically radioactive wastes" after major battles occurred there.<ref>''The Last Sun'', Chapter 5, The Enclave</ref> Dragon kind was almost completely wiped out and a plague decimated Atlantis.<ref>''The Hanged Man'',</ref>  The war irrevocably impacted the Arcanum as well. At least one Arcana died, The Emperor, his throne left empty. The Empress chose self-imposed exile in the United States. Lady Death abdicated after a serious injury during the war, at which time her daughter replaced her as the ruling Arcana.<ref>''The Hanged Man'', XX.</ref> Because the home island had been made uninhabitable, the Atlantean population established a colony on the island of Nantucket; the process has been dubbed the Unsettlement. Other Atlanteans, choosing not to settle on New Atlantis, moved to smaller refugee communities.
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Over one hundred thousand people were killed. Several regions, including Poland and the Pacific Northwest, became "magically radioactive wastes."<ref> ''The Hanged Man'', XX.</ref> Dragon kind was almost completely wiped out and a plague decimated Atlantis.<ref>''The Hanged Man'', XX.</ref>  The war irrevocably impacted the Arcanum as well. At least one Arcana died, The Emperor, his throne left empty. The Empress chose self-imposed exile in the United States. Lady Death abdicated after a serious injury during the war, at which time her daughter replaced her as the ruling Arcana.<ref>''The Hanged Man'', XX.</ref> Because the home island had been made uninhabitable, the Atlantean population established a colony on the island of Nantucket; the process has been dubbed the Unsettlement. Other Atlanteans, choosing not to settle on New Atlantis, moved to smaller refugee communities.
   
   
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