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

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    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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Bonsor, George (Jorge)

George (Jorge) Edward Bonsor (1855-1930) was born in France to BonsorBritish parents but spent most of his life working as an artist and archaeologist in Spain. In the 1920s Bonsor and Adolph Schulten searched in The Doñana Marshes for Tartessos. An account of Bonsor’s work is available online(a), in Spanish, but it translates quite well with Google. Despite comments recently attributed to Professor Richard Freund, [0879.71] I have no evidence that Bonsor equated Tartessos with Atlantis as Schulten did.

A number of his books, in Spanish, are available online(c).

Karl Juergen Hepke has written an extensive paper (in English) on the work of Bonsor(b).

(a) https://www.juntadeandalucia.es/educacion/vscripts/wbi/w/rec/3121.pdf

(b) search_for_tartessos.E (archive.org)*

(c) jorge-bonsor-18551930-un-academico-correspondiente-de-la-real-academia-de-la-his directory listing (archive.org)*