Atlantis: The Antediluvian World [Ignatius Loyola DONNELLY ( – )] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The theory on the world of. A lawyer and politician before he turned to writing, Ignatius Donnelly (‒ ) spent many years amassing evidence for his book on Atlantis. Displaying an. The great classic of Atlantis, this book more than any other established the existence of this lost continent for the modern world. Attracting hundreds of thousands.

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Cereals of the Age of Stone in Europe I read this book because it apparently indirectly influenced the development of the Nazi Party in Germany Atlantis plays a prominent role in Nazi mythology of the Aryan “master race”though Donnelly does not make any of the claims of These days there seems to be so much interest in Atlantis, a legendary city first described by Plato in his dialogues, Timaeus and Critias.

Jan 25, Alyson rated it it was amazing Shelves: Views Read Edit View history.

Celtic Warrior, from Egyptian Monuments I knew going in that this would be pseudoscience, but I was atlantix for how tedious it would be. Retrieved from ” https: Wikipedia articleCommons categoryWikidata item.

Spiral from New Mexico. Whole sections of the text were removed, while other passages containing questionable information were left intact with no mention or correction. Ancient Swiss Vase and Supporter. Ancient Coins of Tyre Public domain Public domain false false.


Atlantis, the Antediluvian World

Donnelly presupposes and favors the transmission hypothesis and sees such correspondences between early cultures ugnatius evidence of a common source which he associates with Plato’s Atlantis. Copper Spear-head, Lake Superior In a nutshell, the language is quite “old world”. Outlines of Skulls of Different Races. You get comparative ‘mythology’, religion, history and culture. For me, that was interesting. Religious Emblem of the Bronze Age, Switzerland Jun 24, Brent rated it did not like it.

Copper Axe, from a Mound near Laporte, Indiana. And becomes a bit tiresome in the way everything is linked to Atlantis.

It blew my mind! The Antediluvian World on Wikipediathe free encyclopedia.

When you think that the whole span of recorded history is about years and science now tells us that modern humans have existed foryears, it really makes you wonder what was going on for thoseyears for which we have no records. Ancient Indian Pipe, New Jersey.

I do understand that much of the supposed facts this book is based on are now considered outdated, but even so, it is written in such a pseudo-scientifc manner that is utterly unbearable for anyone with some modern knowledge of geology, mythology and ancient history. Shell Ornament, Mound near Nashville, Tennessee The God of the Flood. In other projects Wikimedia Commons Wikisource.

Atlantis: The Antediluvian World by Ignatius L. Donnelly

Artificial Deformation of the Skull. Spiral from New Mexico May 24, Robert Mills rated it really liked it. Minnesota Historical Society Press. Dec 07, Jessi rated it really liked it.


I rated 3 stars because of some of the points lacking, discussed above. Attracting hundreds of thousands of readers and stimulating vast debate, it influenced generations of people including countless scientists who went on to do serious work in their fields, and numerous science-fiction writers. Graded Way near Piketon, Ohio. Implements and Ornaments of the Bronze Age Wrld using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. I liked the way he showed similarity between various language types and how they could evolve from one to the other.

Nearly years later we know more and the theories just dont hold up. Mosaics at Mitla, Mexico Spence was a Scotsman and lived from donnellt Why else would all world cultures have a tradition of the Great Flood if it hadn’t occurred somewhere in man’s collective memory?

The real problem is that who ever transferred the book to digital did not read the book or read the finished product to make sure that the words match anteiluvian.