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[130] ἐυκτιμένην (cp. Od.24. 226ἐυκτιμένῃ ἐν ἀλωῇ”) is used predicatively with ἐκάμοντο. We must take καί closely with νῆσον, for the sentence implies that the craftsmen would have directed their work, partly towards building ships, and also (“καί”) towards cultivating the island.

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