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

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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 »
  • 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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Longinus, Cassius

Cassius Longinus (c.213-273) was a philosopher believed to have been from what was known as Emesa, now the bombed city of Homs in Syria. It is claimed that he accepted the war between Athens and Atlantis as a historical fact.

>In 2001, Professor Irmgard Männlein-Robert published Longin – Philologe und Philosoph [1779], described by Thorwald C. Franke in his review of this extensive work as “without question the current standard work on Longinos.”<