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

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  • NEWS September 2023

    NEWS September 2023

    September 2023. Hi Atlantipedes, At present I am in Sardinia for a short visit. Later we move to Sicily and Malta. The trip is purely vacational. Unfortunately, I am writing this in a dreadful apartment, sitting on a bed, with access to just one useable socket and a small Notebook. Consequently, I possibly will not […]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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Jolibois, Jean François *

Jean François Jolibois (1794-1879) was a French historian and parish priest of Trévoux, who in 1846 declared his support for the idea of Atlantis having been somewhere in the Atlantic. The text of his essay can be found on the Internet(a), Dissertation sur l’Atlantide, and can be translated by your browser. It is an interesting paper as it gives us a view of the other commentators of the period. Jolibois provides a translation of Critias that was later used by Lewis Spence in conjunction with another French translation by P. Negris to provide a working version in The History of Atlantis.

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