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 »
  • 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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Archer-Hind, Richard Dacre

Richard Dacre ArcherHind (1849-1910) came from an ancient Northumbrian family. He was a renowned Greek scholar with a special interest in the works of Plato and was a Fellow of Trinity College, Cambridge (1873-1910).

>In 1888, he brought out his magnum opus, an original and complete edition of the difficult, important, and neglected ‘Timæus,’ which gave a new impetus to Platonic studies. This translation<[0654] was used by Lewis Spence together with the better-known Jowett version to produce a composite text for The History of Atlantis[0259] Archer-Hind’s translation is available to be read or downloaded online(a).