24 Jan Atlantis: The Antediluvian World is a book published in by Minnesota populist politician Ignatius L. Donnelly. Donnelly considered Plato’s. The great classic of Atlantis, this book more than any other established the existence of this lost continent for the modern world. Attracting hundreds of thousands. Atlantis, the Antediluvian World, by Ignatius Donnelly, [], full text etext at

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The Question of Complexion The Empire of Atlantis. Was Such a Catastrophe Possible? Jan 11, Lauraley Dilgard rated it it was amazing.

He makes an interesting point specifically with regards to bananas in Afric and the Americas. The Profile of Atlantis. Common Form of Arch, Central America. All in all I enjoyed this work.

He includes many illustrations as well as charts with lingual similarities.

Atlantis: the antediluvian world

Return to Book Page. We like to think the Germans were alone in Naziism, but it was rife atlantis the antediluvian world by ignatius donnelly – including America. Ancient Irish Vase of the Bronze Age The Bronze Age in Europe Quite brilliant, and highly recommended. And I think that’s very relevant to the modern world and the irrational wars and hate people still wage against each other.

Carving on the Buddhist Tower, Sarnath, India.

Walls at Gran-Chimu, Peru. Ancient Indian Pipe, New Jersey So, if you’re inclined to seek this out, try and get a “real” copy of the book. Interesting research about North-American mound builders and the role of copper in ingatius bronze-age civilization.


As the Father of the Study of Atlantis, Donnelly ignores all myths and begins to look at the story of Atlantis with eyes of atlantis the antediluvian world by ignatius donnelly. Cross and Pyramid Mound, Ohio However, if one allows for both of Donnelly’s atlantis the antediluvian world by ignatius donnelly, then this book is a worthy exercise and impressive accomplishment for its time of composition. Views Read Edit View history. He actually does a fairly good job for a writer of his time.

The God Odin, Woden, or Wotan The Deluge of the Bible It is quite eloquent, while in general quite easy to read. The h’s in words like head, hear, etc where in fact read as b’s making them bead, bear, and so forth. Minnesota Historical Society Press. Vases from Mounds in the Mississippi Valley The Testimony of the Sea. Donnelly’s other great, and questionable, assumption is that Plato is to be taken literally as regards Atlantis.

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Of all the Atlantis books, I think Donnelly took the most informed approach to the atlantis the antediluvian world by ignatius donnelly theory writeup. This recipe of circular logic, forgone conclusions and more than a hint of white supremacy may have been a complete waste of time, but it was successful in quickly putting me to sleep for the past nine months. Genesis contains a History of Atlantis It was pretty boring, but probably the best book on the subject – definitely the best book I’ve read on the subject.


It certainly is an important text for anyone seeking to donjelly the history of the idea of Atlantis–or of other “lost” continents–in the modern world.

Atlantis, the Antediluvian World

Given that stories about mythic lands and origins are so common to cultures throughout the world and throughout history, this is quite an assumption indeed. Outlines of Skulls of Different Races Think, for instance, of the common religious beliefs in other domains to which some go after dead.

It’s not like I don’t know how it ends: So, if you’re inclined to seek A “non-fiction” scientific investigation into the existence and history of Atlantis. Implements and Ornaments of the Bronze Age. Sep 02, Victoria Adams rated it really liked it.

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Despite the many more recent discoveries that have proved many of his “facts” to be false, his arguments still dazzle and his central myth continues to fascinate. Cereals of the Age of Stone in Europe.

Yet these people seem to have been in the US Congress, etc.