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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    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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Taiwan

Taiwan is the latest Atlantis candidate. He Xianrong, a professor of ancient Taiwanese civilization, believes Taiwan is Plato’s mythical ancient civilization of Atlantis, according to a recent report. However, an archaeologist, Liu Yichang has respectfully disputed his conclusions(a).

He first wrote of his theory in 2013(b).

(a) Professor says Taiwan is mythical Atlantis – Total Taipei (archive.org) *

(b) See: https://web.archive.org/web/20170712123126/https://www.taiwancon.com/28301/%E4%BA%9E%E7%89%B9%E8%98%AD%E6%8F%90%E6%96%AF%E5%B0%B1%E6%98%AF%E5%8F%B0%E7%81%A3%E5%B3%B6.htm (Chinese)