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Joining The Dots

I have now published my new book, Joining The Dots, which offers a fresh look at the Atlantis mystery. I have addressed the critical questions of when, where and who, using Plato's own words, tempered with some critical thinking and a modicum of common sense.


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Bachofen, Johann, Jakob (L)

BachofenJohann Jakob Bachofen (1815-1887) was a Swiss antiquarian and anthropologist. He was very interested in ancient matriarchy and in that connection he proposed that Clieto was the first queen of Atlantis, which, if correct, is evidence that in remote antiquity Atlantis was a matriarchy!

His views were expressed in his 1861 book, Das Mutterrecht[1344].