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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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Newman, John B. (L)

John B. Newman, was a 19th century American physician who produced a short volume[488] purporting to demonstrate connections between the Phoenicians, Atlanteans and Native Americans. He was one of the early proponents of a large island stretching across the Atlantic from northwest Africa towards America, providing a stepping stone or landbridge between the Old and New Worlds for animals and man.

It is worth pointing out that it was written in 1849, over thirty years before Ignatius Donnelly published his influential work.