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    NEWS DECEMBER 2022

    Atlantipedia will be wound down in 2023. After nearly twenty years compiling Atlantipedia on my own, and as I am now approaching my 80th birthday, I have decided to cut back on the time I dedicate to developing this website. An orderly conclusion rather than an enforced one is always preferable before the Grim Reaper […]Read More »
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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.Read More »
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de Rosny, Léon

 

L_de_Rosny_ca_1895Louis Léon de Rosny Prunol (1837- 1914) was a French ethnologist and linguist, becoming the first teacher of Japanese in France. He also had an interest in pre-Columbian America. In an 1876 book[1253] on the ancient script of the Maya, he identified Central America as the location of Atlantis. In a later volume[1252] he returned to the subject again.