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Plato, Prehistorian: 10000 to 5000 BC in Myth and Archaeology

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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.
Hardcover, 334 pages
Published April 28th 1987 by Rotenberg Press (first published April 1987)
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Jul 08, 2014 James Violand rated it did not like it  ·  review of another edition
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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.
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