Chariots of the Gods (Google eBook)

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Penguin, Jan 1, 1999 - History - 192 pages
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The breakthrough book that was immediately recognized as a work of monumental importance when it first introduced the theory that ancient earth had established contact with aliens.

This world-famous bestseller endures as proof that Earth has been visited repeatedly by advanced aliens from other worlds. Erich von Däniken examines ancient ruins, lost cities, space-ports, and a myriad of hard scientific facts that point to extraterrestrial intervention in human history. Most incredible of all, however, is von Däniken's theory that we ourselves are descendants of these galactic pioneers--and the archeological finds that prove it: Sophisticated batteries found in Bronze Age cities An alien astronaut preserved in a pyramid Thousand-year-old spaceflight navigation charts Computer astronomy from Incan and Egyptian ruins A map of the land beneath the ice cap of Antarctica A giant spaceport discovered in the Andes

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Very thought provoking and well researched! - Goodreads
I found the writing difficult to read. - Goodreads
I enjoyed the outside the box thinking writer has. - Goodreads
... lousy research and poor logic. - Goodreads
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Surprisingly not a bad book. Erich Von Däniken puts forth an interesting thesis relating to extraterrestrial intelligent and inferior life. It is the book that sparked interest for the series Ancient ... Read full review

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About the author (1999)

Erich von Däniken is the author of the worldwide bestseller Chariots of the Gods and its follow-up, The Eyes of the Sphinx, in addition to over two dozen other books.

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