Atlantis: The Antediluvian World [Ignatius Loyola DONNELLY ( – )] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The theory on the world of. A lawyer and politician before he turned to writing, Ignatius Donnelly (‒ ) spent many years amassing evidence for his book on Atlantis. Displaying an. 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.

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Still the most readable and imaginative of the books on Atlantis, it is a work that will long outlive most of the more recent accounts. The Races of Men according to the Egyptians. Because it’s not something I was ever taught, and psychologically, I found myself wondering just how half the planet could have got swept away by ideas that were ultimately founded in a belief that we descended from the stars.

The Probabilities of Plato’s Story. Section of the Treasure-house of Atreus at Mycenae I liked the way he showed similarity between various language types and how they could evolve from one to the other. I’ve come across it so many times. The Kings of Atlantis become the Gods of the Greeks. In a nutshell, the language is quite “old world”.

Stone Celt, Mound in Tennessee. Quite brilliant, and highly recommended.

Atlantis: the antediluvian world

Oct 13, Harvey Harper rated it liked it. I have always been fascinated by the ancient world, the mystery of forgotten ages and crumbling ruins.

The Central American and Mexican Colonies The Destruction of Atlantis described in the Deluge Legends. Public domain Public domain false false. This text was written by Ignatius Donnelly an American descended from Irish parents. Although, the bulk of Donnelly’s writing weaves Solon’s tale into Plato’s retelling of the tale of Atlantis. Be they history or be they drama is a question that remains unanswered to this very day.


Celtic Warrior, from Egyptian Monuments. No trivia or quizzes yet. 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.

But who knows, it could have bean an asteroid that caused the Delug This book was written in The Antediluvian World by Ignatius Donnelly gives me even more reason to believe that the story of Atlantis and the Bible’s story of the Flood are actually the same catastrophe. Religious Emblem of the Bronze Age, Switzerland.

Spiral from New Mexico Donnelly presupposes and favors the transmission hypothesis and sees such correspondences between early cultures as evidence of a common source which he associates with Plato’s Atlant One of the ongoing debates in the study of prehistory, ancient history and the history of religions has to do with the origin of symbols, life-ways and artifacts.

There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Common Form of Arch, Central America The real problem is that who ever transferred the book to digital did not read the book or read the finished product to make sure that the words match up.

Ruins of the Pyramid of Cholula. For history buffs only.

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He includes many illustrations as well as charts with lingual similarities. The Colonies of the Mississippi Valley Despite the many more recent discoveries that have proved many of his “facts” to be false, his arguments still ignatiux and his central myth continues to fascinate. Fragment of Pottery, Lake Neufchatel, Switzerland. The Deluge Legends of other Nations The great classic of Atlantis, this book more than any other established the existence of this lost continent for the modern world.

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Atlantis, the Antediluvian World

Ignatius Loyola Donnelly ran in multiple elections for governor of Minnesota and was Republican congressman from — Vases from Mounds in the Mississippi Valley This was a very interesting work. The h’s in words like head, hear, etc where in fact read as b’s making them bead, bear, and so forth. Artificial Deformation of the Skull. The highly appealing idea of a lost continent with a high civilization, one that was the mother of all other civilizations, is one of the most enduring of all human myths and shows no signs of disappearing.

With as little embellishment, as maybe possible for the subject.

Outlines of Skulls of Different Races. Ancient Galley, from a Roman Coin Donnellywho was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in American Evidences of Intercourse with Europe or Atlantis. Mosaics at Mitla, Mexico. Baldron rated it really liked it. I read this book twice natediluvian first time several years ago.

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.

As the author admits most of the science he used to set up his theories atlantie in their infancy. It has a lot of interesting data.