An A-Z Guide To The Search For Plato's Atlantis

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  • NEWS DECEMBER 2022

    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 »
  • 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.Read More »
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Jacob, Alois (L)

Alois_Jacob_2012Alois Jacob (1933- ) is a German classical scholar who has studied the subject of Atlantis for over twenty years and has concluded that it is not just an invention. He is the author of Atlas und Atlantis[978] in which he sees Atlantis situated in the Atlantic and as a hyperdiffusionist centre based on linguistic and architectural similarities found on both sides of the Atlantic. He is sympathetic to Otto Muck’s concept of Atlantis’ destruction having been the result of an asteroid impact.