Plato Prehistorian: 10,000 to 5000 B.C. in Myth and Archaeology

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Rotenberg Press, 1987 - History - 334 pages
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In this astonishing synthesis of classical and archaeological scholarship, Settegast takes us from the cave paintings of Lascaux to the shrines of Catal Huyuk, demonstrating correspondences to both Plato's tale and the mystery religions of antiquity.

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User Review  - JVioland - LibraryThing

Don't bother. This is a poorly written and edited work of little scholarship. It seems to have been a dissertation for the author's PHD. I had assumed a competency that would add to the knowledge of the antediluvian world. I was wrong. Read full review


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Mary Settegast holds graduate degrees from Columbia University & the University of California at Berkeley. She is the author of "Plato Prehistorian: 10,000 to 5,000 BC in Myth, Religion, & Archaeology".

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