By Frank Joseph
A instruction manual of Atlantean details for common readers and experts alike!
This is a useful, distinct reference. in contrast to so much different books at the topic, The Atlantis Encyclopedia bargains fewer theories and extra evidence. even though it doesn't got down to turn out the sunken capital truly existed, The Atlantis Encyclopedia musters lots proof on its behalf, even skeptics may perhaps finish that there has to be a minimum of anything genuine at the back of such an everlasting, certainly worldwide legend. You’ll study:
* What was once Atlantis? * the place was once it positioned? * How in the past did it flourish? * How used to be it destroyed? * What grew to become of its survivors? * Have any is still of Atlantis ever been came upon? * Will Atlantis ever be discovered? * Did Atlantis have any influence on the USA?
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He does not indicate any trade negotiations or military operations in Ataka, but simple seizure of the vast amounts of copper, as though there was no one there with whom to barter or fight. , the Michigan mines were likewise abandoned. With the sudden, simultaneous collapse of Atlantean Civilization, their copper treasure was easy pickings for the victorious Egyptians. In the name Ataka may survive the closest reference to the Atlanteans’ coppermining region in the Upper Great Lakes. Atala “The White Island” described in the great Indian epic Mahabharata and in the epic poems, the Puranas, as the mountainous homeland of a powerful and highly civilized race located in “the Western Sea” on the other side of the world from India.
The lake’s name was apparently chosen to match its appropriately Atlantean environment; this, together with its obvious derivation from “Atlantis,” and the extraordinary splendor of its culture, identify Atitlan’s foundation by Atlantean colonizers. Atiu An extinct volcano forming an atoll among the southern Cook Islands in the southwest Pacific. “At,” associated with volcanic islands, occurs throughout the Pacific Ocean. Atius Among the Pawnee Indians of North America, the sky-god, who controlled and understood the movements of the sun, moon, and stars.
Atalanta: A Story of Atlantis A 1940s musical by British composer Sir Gerald Hargreaves, who also wrote the libretto and designed its lavish sets. The story is set in the Atlantean court, where two factions of aristocrats argue for and against war. At the height of their debate, the Greek hero, Achilles, fresh from his triumph over the Trojans, arrives to plea for peace. But a warlike faction carries the day, and he flees with his lover, the princess Atalanta, as Atlantis sinks beneath the sea, as punishment by the gods.
Atlantis Encyclopedia by Frank Joseph