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Joining The Dots


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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Kuntze, Otto

Otto Kuntze (1843-1907) was a renowned German botanist who wondered about the distributionOttoKuntze of the banana and arrived at the odd conclusion that the banana was brought to America when the North Pole had a tropical climate(a)! However, Ignatius Donnelly decided to modify Kuntze’s ideas and speculated on whether it was “more reasonable to suppose that the plantain, or banana, was cultivated by the people of Atlantis, and carried by their civilized colonies to the east and the west?”

(a) http://www.sacred-texts.com/earth/pf/pf13.htm