Atlantis: The Antediluvian World is a book published in by Minnesota populist politician Ignatius L. Donnelly. Donnelly considered Plato’s. Ignatius Donnelly . THE IDENTITY OF THE CIVILIZATIONS OF THE OLD WORLD AND THE that the Antediluvian World was none other than Atlantis. Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg.

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Some of igntaius language might offend those who cant remember that this written when some peoples were seen as inferior. Much of his literary work was on the history of the Celts. Implements and Ornaments of the Bronze Age Lists with This Book. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Atlantis, the Antediluvian World

Copper Spear-head, Lake Superior. Indeed, some scholars have read Plato’s legend as simply an oblique political critique of the Athenian navarchy. The Deluge Legends of America. However, I’m not willing to say that Plato’s account of Atlantis the mythical empire can be held as fact.

Attracting hundreds of thousands of readers and stimulating vast debate, it influenced generations of people including countless scientists who went on to do serious work in their fields, and numerous science-fiction writers. Vases from Mounds in the Atalntis Valley. Learn more about Amazon Prime. You can see the scary turn racism took in the first half of the 20th century. You don’t see that mentioned in WW2 documentaries on the History Channel, do you?


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Some of these sources contradicted others. I would like to know what date the most recent “Revised” copy was printed. In other languages Add links.

Published December 8th by Dover Publications first published On the downside, Ignatius Donnelly, makes as factual many things without any evidences. This page was last edited on 24 Januaryat Please help to improve this article by introducing more precise citations.

The author may have been a bit touched, but aren’t all good ones? The Portrait of a Politician Paperback ed. Bearded Head, from Teotihuacan. The Purpose of the Book. Ancient Swiss Vase and Supporter Tamahu, from the Egyptian Monuments, B. This book was right up my street and provides a very convincing argument that most of the modern wider world, with its myths, religions and customs stem from a common ancestry in an ante-diluvian world. This is the book that apparently ignited a lot of the interest in Atlantis.

Dec 07, Matt Kelland rated it really liked it. The Aryan Colonies from Atlantis. It is a measure of the power of the Atlantis myth that, despite all the evidence to the contrary, the idea of a submerged Atlantic Ocean continent remains vigorous today, long after Donnelly’s work first appeared.

You get excerpts from flood stories from every culture in the world believe me, there are a lot!

Ornaments of the Bronze Age. But who knows, it could have bean an asteroid that caused the Delug This antediluvixn was written in The Probabilities of Plato’s Story. Jul 27, Fiona Wntediluvian rated it really liked it. Yet these people seem to have been in the US Congress, etc. April Learn how and when to remove this template message. Beginning with fable and legend on both sides of the Atlantic as well as sources in scripture, Donnelly puts a case together that suggests many of our ancient legends do indeed carry fragments of fact.


In his forward he gives Donnelly credit for much basic work in the field. His most known theories are on Atlantis, Shakespearean authorship and Catastrophism.

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Atlantis: the antediluvian world

Some Consideration of the Deluge Legends. Eruption of Vesuvius in Calabrian Peasants Ingulfed by Crevasses I believe antedilucian was correct, except he thought Atlantis was in the Atlantic ocean, and was destroyed. Ancient Indian Pipe, New Jersey The Central American and Mexican Colonies.

Ignatius Loyola Donnelly ran in multiple elections for governor of Minnesota and was Republican congressman from — There are a lot worle facts that support some of his ideas, but some of his ideas are real stretches. Ornaments of the Bronze Age I have chosen to review two titles together primarily because they represent the foundation of modern thought on that mystic island in the sea, Atlantis.