THE ATLANTIS MAPS – The Rise Of Atlantis And Fall Of A Paradigm – Chapter 7 Atlantis: The Land Beyond The Pillars – by Doug Fischer


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Chapter 7 – Atlantis: The Land Beyond the Pillars

by Doug Fischer

If Atlantis had truly existed, then we should be able to make a reasonable assessment of its current location. After all, contrary to popular belief, this is not a needle in a haystack proposition. The biggest misconceptions propagated about Atlantis pertain to size and location. An inside-the-box approach among historians and archaeologists, which restricts advanced seafaring civilizations within the near confines of the Mediterranean, has necessitated enormous disregard for Solon’s clear and concise description of Atlantis contained within two of Plato’s dialogues, Critias and Timaeus.