There Were Giants Upon the Earth: Gods, Demigods, and Human Ancestry: The Evidence of Alien DNA (Google eBook)

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Inner Traditions / Bear & Co, May 5, 2010 - Body, Mind & Spirit - 352 pages
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The crowning work of the best-selling Earth Chronicles series

• Reveals the existence of physical evidence of alien presence on Earth in the distant past

• Identifies and describes the demigods, such as Gilgamesh, descended from these visitors

• Outlines the tests of this physical evidence of alien presence that could unlock the secrets of health, longevity, life, and death

In whose genetic image were we made? From his first book The 12th Planet on, Zecharia Sitchin has asserted that the Bible’s Elohim who said “Let us fashion The Adam in our image and after our likeness” were the gods of Sumer and Babylon--the Anunnaki who had come to Earth from their planet Nibiru. The Adam, he wrote, was genetically engineered by adding Anunnaki genes to those of an existing hominid, some 300,000 years ago. Then, according to the Bible, intermarriage took place: “There were giants upon the Earth” who took Adam’s female offspring as wives, giving birth to “heroes of renown.” With meticulous detail, Sitchin shows that these were the demigods of Sumerian and Babylonian lore, such as the famed Mesopotamian king Gilgamesh as well as the hero of the Deluge, the Babylonian Utnapishtim.

Are we then, all of us, descendants of demigods? In this crowning oeuvre, Zecharia Sitchin proceeds step-by-step through a mass of ancient writings and artifacts, leading the reader to the stunning Royal Tombs of Ur. He reveals a DNA source that could prove the biblical and Sumerian tales true, providing conclusive physical evidence for past alien presence on Earth and an unprecedented scientific opportunity to track down the “Missing Link” in humankind’s evolution, unlocking the secrets of longevity and even the ultimate mystery of life and death.

  

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Review: There Were Giants Upon the Earth: Gods, Demigods & Human Ancestry: The Evidence of Alien DNA (Earth Chronicles)

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Review: There Were Giants Upon the Earth: Gods, Demigods & Human Ancestry: The Evidence of Alien DNA (Earth Chronicles)

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Honestly, what passes for Archeology I find it hard to be critical of Sitchin's unorthodox conclusions. I've heard him on Art Bell in the 90's and was very entertained by his thoughts. Whether or not ... Read full review

Contents

Introduction And It Came to Pass
1
Chapter I Alexanders Quest for Immortality
4
Chapter II In the Days before the Flood
21
Chapter III In Search of Noah
37
Where Civilization Began
58
Chapter V When Kingship Was Brought Down from Heaven
83
Chapter VI A Planet Called Nibiru
101
Chapter VII Of Anunnaki and Igigi
124
Chapter XI There Were Giants Upon the Earth
198
The Grand Illusion
224
Chapter XIII Dawn of the Goddess
248
Chapter XIV Glory of Empire Winds of Doom
266
Chapter XV Buried in Grandeur
294
Chapter XVI The Goddess Who Never Left
328
The Evidence
343
About the Author
347

Chapter VIII A Serf Made to Order
145
Chapter IX Gods and Other Ancestors
164
Chapter X Of Patriarchs and Demigods
178
Also by Zecharia Sitchin
348
Backcover
350
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About the author (2010)

Eminent biblical scholar and internationally acclaimed author Zecharia Sitchin (1920-2010) spent 60 years researching and translating Sumerian clay tablets and other ancient texts that identify the Anunnaki and their planet, Nibiru. A journalist and editor in Israel for many years, he later made his home in New York City.

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