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The Best Books About Atlantis 

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List of best books about Atlantis, including jacket cover images when available. All these popular books on the underwater city Atlantis are sorted by popularity, so the highest rated books are at the top of the list. This well-researched Atlantis bibliography includes out-of-print titles and generally contains the most popular, famous, or otherwise notable books - fiction or non-fiction - about Atlantis. If you're looking for a list of top books on Atlantis then you're in the right place.

The list you're viewing is made up of many different books, like The history of Atlantis and Atlantis Found. You should be able to answer the question, "What are the best books about Atlantis?" after checking out this list.

This greatest Atlantis book list contains various bits of information, such as the author's names and what genre the books fall under. Most of these Atlantis books can be bought on Amazon with one easy click.

Which authors have written books about Atlantis? Arthur Conan Doyle and Andre Norton both have, as well as many other great authors.

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Atlantis: The Lost Conti... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Books About Atlantis
Charles Berlitz

Subjects: Atlantis

Charles Berlitz, author of many popular books on the paranormal and unexplained phenomena, researched Atlantis and wrote a 1969 book titled "The Mystery of Atlantis." Berlitz not only ...more
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Romance of Atlantis is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Books About Atlantis

First Published: 1975

Subjects: Atlantis

Genres (Book): Fantasy

The Romance of Atlantis is a fantasy novel by Taylor Caldwell about the ancient, erudite, and very advanced civilisation of Atlantis. Caldwell wrote this novel when she was twelve years old, and ...more
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From Atlantis to the Sph... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Books About Atlantis
Colin Wilson

First Published: 1996

Subjects: Civilization, Atlantis, Egypt, Antiquities

Genres (Book): Non-fiction

Original Language: English Language

From Atlantis to the Sphinx is a work of non-fiction by British author, Colin Wilson, with the subheading Recovering the Lost Wisdom of the Ancient World. Using The Sphinx as his starting point, ...more
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When the Sky Fell is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Books About Atlantis
Rand Flem-Ath

Subjects: Prehistoric archaeology, Anthropology, New Age, Antarctica, Atlantis, + more

Genres (Book): Mathematics, Science

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Atlantean Chronicles is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Books About Atlantis
Henry M. Eichner

First Published: 1971

Subjects: Atlantis

Original Language: English Language

Atlantean Chronicles is a 1970 study of Atlantis by Henry M. Eichner. It was first published in 1971 by Fantasy Publishing Company, Inc. in an edition of 1,250 copies. An abridged version of the ...more
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Critias is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Books About Atlantis
Plato

Subjects: Atlantis

Critias, one of Plato's late dialogues, contains the story of the mighty island kingdom Atlantis and its attempt to conquer Athens, which failed due to the ordered society of the Athenians. ...more
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Transformation is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Books About Atlantis
Kara Dalkey

Subjects: Atlantis

Genres (Book): Speculative fiction, Children's literature

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Timaeus is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Books About Atlantis
Plato

Subjects: Atlantis

Timaeus is one of Plato's dialogues, mostly in the form of a long monologue given by the titular character, written circa 360 BC. The work puts forward speculation on the nature of the physical ...more
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Atlantis: The Antediluvi... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Books About Atlantis
Ignatius L. Donnelly

First Published: 1882

Subjects: Prehistoric archaeology, Anthropology, Atlantis, Geography

Genres (Book): Non-fiction

Original Language: English Language

Atlantis: The Antediluvian World is a pseudoscientific book published in 1882 by Minnesota populist politician Ignatius L. Donnelly, who was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 1831. Donnelly ...more
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The history of Atlantis ... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Books About Atlantis
Lewis Spence

Subjects: Anthropology, Geography, Atlantis, Mythology, Prehistoric archaeology

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Atlantis Found is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Books About Atlantis
Clive Cussler, R. Garcia y Robertson

First Published: 1999-12-06

Subjects: Atlantis

Genres (Book): Speculative fiction, Adventure, Thriller, Adventure fiction

Original Language: English Language

Atlantis Found is a 1999 novel by Clive Cussler, the fifteenth book in the Dirk Pitt series.
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Unearthing Atlantis is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Books About Atlantis
Charles R. Pellegrino

Subjects: Atlantis, Greece, Antiquities, Ancient Greece, History

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Atlantis of the west is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Books About Atlantis
Paul Dunbavin

Subjects: Prehistoric archaeology, Mythology, Anthropology, New Age, Earth, + more

Atlantis of the west is a book by Paul Dunbavin.
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Atlantis endgame is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Books About Atlantis
Andre Norton, Sherwood Smith

Subjects: Atlantis, Adventure, Time travel

Genres (Book): Speculative fiction, Fiction, Science Fiction

Atlantis endgame is a book published in 2002 that was written by Andre Norton and Sherwood Smith.
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Reunion is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Books About Atlantis
Kara Dalkey

Subjects: Wales, Atlantis, Adventure, Exploration, History

Genres (Book): Speculative fiction, Children's literature, Fiction, Fantasy

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Masters of Atlantis is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Books About Atlantis
Charles Portis

Subjects: Atlantis

Genres (Book): Fiction, Fantasy

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The Destruction of Atlan... is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Books About Atlantis
Ignatius L. Donnelly

Subjects: Prehistoric archaeology, Anthropology, New Age, African American studies, Atlantis, + more

Genres (Book): Anthropology, Sociology

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The Atlantis Researches ... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Books About Atlantis
Paul Dunbavin

Subjects: Mythology, Earth, Atlantis

The Atlantis Researches is a book by Paul Dunbavin.
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The gates of neptune is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Books About Atlantis
Gilbert Morris

Subjects: Atlantis

Genres (Book): Children's literature, Fiction, Fantasy

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Attack from Atlantis is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Books About Atlantis
Lester del Rey

Subjects: Atlantis

Genres (Book): Speculative fiction, Science Fiction

Original Language: English Language

Attack From Atlantis is a science fiction novel written by Lester del Rey. The story follows the new U.S.S. Triton submarine on her maiden voyage, but trouble happens when the crew comes face to ...more
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Decipher is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Books About Atlantis
Stel Pavlou

First Published: 2001

Subjects: Atlantis, Adventure

Genres (Book): Speculative fiction, Mystery, Thriller, Fiction, Novel, + more

Original Language: English Language

Decipher is a speculative fiction novel by Stel Pavlou, published in 2001 in England by Simon and Schuster and 2002 in the United States by St. Martin's Press. It is published in many languages ...more
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Lost Continents is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Books About Atlantis
L. Sprague de Camp

First Published: 1954

Subjects: Prehistoric archaeology, Anthropology, Atlantis, Geography

Original Language: English Language

Lost Continents: The Atlantis Theme in History, Science, and Literature is a study by L. Sprague de Camp. It is considered one of his most popular works. It was written in 1948, and first ...more
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Ragnarok: The Age of Fir... is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Books About Atlantis
Ignatius L. Donnelly

Subjects: Prehistoric archaeology, Anthropology, Atlantis, Geography

Ragnarok: The Age of Fire and Gravel is a book by Minnesota politician Ignatius L. Donnelly published in 1883. It is a companion to the more well-known work Atlantis: The Antediluvian World.
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Songs and Sonnets Atlant... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Books About Atlantis
Donald Sidney-Fryer

First Published: 1971

Subjects: Atlantis

Genres (Book): Romance novel, Speculative fiction, Poetry, Fiction

Original Language: English Language

Songs and Sonnets Atlantean is a collection of poems by Donald S. Fryer. It was released in 1971 by Arkham House in an edition of 2,045 copies. The introduction and notes attributed to Dr. Ibid ...more
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The Maracot Deep is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Books About Atlantis
Arthur Conan Doyle

First Published: 1927-10

Subjects: Atlantis

Genres (Book): Speculative fiction, Adventure fiction, Science Fiction, Fantasy

Original Language: English Language

The Maracot Deep is a short 1929 novel by Arthur Conan Doyle about the discovery of a sunken city of Atlantis by a team of explorers led by Professor Maracot. He is accompanied by Cyrus Headley, ...more