Fingerprints of the Gods: The Quest for Earth's Lost Civilization

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Doubleday Canada, 1998 - Civilization, Ancient - 592 pages
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Could the story of mankind be far older than we have previously believed? Using tools as varied as archaeo-astronomy, geology, and computer analysis of ancient myths. Graham Hancock presents a compelling case to suggest that it is.

In Fingerprints of the Gods, Hancock embarks on a worldwide quest to put together all the pieces of the vast and fascinating jigsaw of mankind's hidden past. In ancient monuments as far apart as Egypt's Great Sphinx, the strange Andean ruins of Tiahuanaco, and Mexico's awe-inspiring Temples of the Sun and Moon, he reveals not only the clear fingerprints of an as-yet-unidentified civilization of remote antiquity, but also startling evidence of its vast sophistication, technological advancement, and evolved scientific knowledge.

A record-breaking number one best-seller in Britain, Fingerprints of the Gods Contains the makings of an intellectual revolution, a dramatic and irreversible change in the way that we understand out past--and so our future.

And Fingerprints of the Gods tells us something more. As we recover the truth about prehistory, and discover the real meaning of ancient myths and monuments, it becomes apparent that a warning has been handed down to us, a warning of terrible cataclysm that afflicts the Earth in great cycles at irregular intervals of time- a cataclysm that may be about to recur.

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Interesting from begining to end must read.......

User Review  - danielsfence -

This book hits all over the globe gives the reader something to ponder & make an educated guess for himherself. in my opinion we certainly could NOT have done this alone assistance came from somewhere in the universe. Read full review

FINGERPRINTS OF THE GODS: The Evidence of Earth's Lost Civilization

User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

Poking about through an assortment of grand earthly mysteries, Hancock (The Sign and the Seal, 1992) cobbles together a fascinating theory that proposes a lost civilization lying behind the conundrums ... Read full review

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About the author (1998)

Graham Hancock is the author and co-author of a number of bestselling investigations of historical mysteries, includingThe Sign and the Seal, The Message of the Sphinx, Heaven's Mirror, The Mars Mystery, and Underworld. His books have been translated into twenty languages and have sold more than four million copies around the world.

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