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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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Vossius, Gerardus Johannis (I)

Gerardus Johannis Vossius (Gerrit Vos) (1577-1649) was a Dutch humanist who suggested the Holy Land as the location of Gerardus_Johannes_VossiusAtlantis. His view was that the Atlantis story was a backdrop to the patriarchal history in the Bible. Lewis Spence claimed that this idea was the result of an ‘ingenious misreading of the Pentateuch’, an accusation he leveled at other writers of that period, including Samuel Borchart and Pierre Daniel Huet..