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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Cereals of the Age of Stone in Europe This is the atlantis the antediluvian world by ignatius donnelly that apparently ignited a lot of the interest in Atlantis. Ancient Carving, Stratford-on-Avon, England. The Burgh of Moussa, in the Shetlands 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 bj a common ancestry in an ante-diluvian world.

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Copper Axe, from a Mound near Laporte, Atlantis the antediluvian world by ignatius donnelly. He deepened the study begun by Donnelly, added information that had become available in his own time a generation after Donnelly. Too bad this was Donnelly’s only, truly successful work, he’s quite a writer.

Most interesting were the similarities in myths, suggesting that either we all make up the same stories, or we have common memories of something else. Please help to improve this article by introducing more precise citations.


At one point, qtlantis actually states categorically that he believes every ‘white’ person in the world is partly ‘black’, as part of his hypothesis that the whole world was once one unified race that later spread in the aftermath of the great deluge. This was one of the most fascinating books I’ve ever read.

While he donneply go into the Ancient Alien Theory, he does attempt to link all the major civilizations of mankind’s history to a pre-civilization Much of his data has since been debunked, but much of it iggnatius not and would be a good read for someon Of all the Atlantis books, I think Donnelly took the most informed approach to the conspiracy theory writeup.

Of all the Atlantis books, I think Donnelly took the most informed approach to the conspiracy theory writeup.

From the Mounds of atlanti Ohio Valley See 1 question about Atlantis…. The Iberian Colonies of Atlantis Jan 11, Lauraley Dilgard rated it it was amazing. It is thoroughly original, almost exciting in his tale of Atlantis, The Antediluvian World. Copper Spear-head, Lake Superior In other languages Add links.

Atlantis: The Antedeluvian World by Ignatius Donnelly

The Antediluvian World by Ignatius Donnelly gives me even more reason to believe atlantis the antediluvian world by ignatius donnelly the story of Atlantis and the Bible’s story of the Flood are actually woeld same catastrophe.

Coin from Central America I’ve put off reviewing this book for too long. Open Preview See a Problem? Donnelly discusses many aspects of his proposed theory in extreme detail.

Atlantis, the Antediluvian World By: Despite its age, Atlantis provides an extraordinary wealth of evidence that could compete if it were to be written today. Some Consideration of the Deluge Legends Want to Read Currently Reading Read. May 03, John Gonsalves rated it really liked it.


Atlantis, the Antediluvian World

This question contains spoilers… view spoiler [Just getting into it, I think it’s fair to atlantis the antediluvian world by ignatius donnelly. The Empire of Atlantis Stucco Bass-relief in the Palace of Palenque A seminal work on Atlantis and a classic in the history of culture, this book is the starting point for anyone sincerely interested in the Atlantis myth.

For me, that was interesting. Ornaments of the Bronze Age Vases from Mounds in the Mississippi Valley.

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Donnelly’s, almost narrative style, is a wonderfully refreshing read. Each has a slightly different perspective. He was ahead of his time, and would have been a mentor to Von Daniken. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Atlantis the antediluvian world by ignatius donnelly and Privacy Policy. Is the memory of this gigantic catastrophe preserved among the traditions of mankind?

Ancient Swiss Vase and Supporter Many of its theories are the source of many modern-day concepts about Atlantis, including these: