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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    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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Septimania is the name of another mysterious Atlantic island. It was considered by the 18th century Guatemalan writer, Paul Felix Cabrera(b), as Atlantis, which he placed in Hispaniola. More recently Andrew Collins(a) has suggested that Septimania was another name for Antilia, the Island of the Seven Cities, that he equates with Cuba.

Septimania was also an ancient name given to part of Languedoc in France. The same region was home to the ‘heretical’ Cathars, key players in recent theories regarding the Knights Templar.