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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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Kolosimo, Peter

Peter Kolosimo

Peter Kolosimo (1922-1984) was the nom de plume of Pier Domenico Colosimo, an Italian writer who can be said to have paved the way for the better-known Erich von Däniken and their promotion of ‘ancient astronaut’ theories. Kolosimo won a literary prize for his Non è terrestre, published in English as Not of This World. In the same book, which can be borrowed online [427]+, he supported the idea of an Atlantic location for Atlantis drawing heavily on the work of Nicolai Zhirov.

Jason Colavito has written a highly critical review(a) of Kolosimo’s book in four parts.

 

[427]+ https://archive.org/details/notofthisworld00kolo *

(a) https://www.jasoncolavito.com/1/post/2014/02/review-of-peter-kolosimos-not-of-this-world-pt-1.html

(b) https://www.jasoncolavito.com/blog/review-of-peter-kolosimos-not-of-this-world-pt-2-in-which-the-cthulhu-mythos-is-taken-as-real

(c) https://www.jasoncolavito.com/blog/review-of-peter-kolosimos-not-of-this-world-pt-3

(d) https://www.jasoncolavito.com/blog/review-of-peter-kolosimos-not-of-this-world-last-part