THE SEVEN MILLION COPY BESTSELLER The groundbreaking classic that introduced the theory that ancient Earth established contact with aliens. Erich von Daniken’s Chariots of the Gods is a work of monumental importance– the first book to introduce the shocking theory that ancient Earth had been visited . Erich von Da niken’s “Chariots of the Gods” is a work of monumental importance– the first book to introduce the shocking theory that ancient.
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But here is where it all began–von Daniken’s startling theories of our earliest encounters with alien worlds, based upon his lifelong studies of ancient ruins, lost cities, potential spaceports, and a myriad of hard scientific facts that point to extraterrestrial intervention in human history.
While managing director of a Swiss hotel, he wrote his first book, Chariots of the Gods, which was an immediate bestseller in the United States, Germany, and later in 38 other countries. The author raises some important and intriguing questions, but I can’t recommend that readers pay for a book of questions. It’s more of a pamphlet that raises questions.
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Chariots of the Gods? The finest review I could think of for this book was by a man whose intellect I immensely admire. I read the book like a wild piece of thhe and was not disappointed. May 30, Hadrian rated it did not like it Shelves: Our picture of our past and even of our present, with such near-sighted and limited technology at our disposal is woefully underdeveloped.
Lists with This Book. If you hte his book and survive, you may well make a good scientist. Von Daniken blithely ignores close to a century of archaeological and anthropological theory so that he can tilt at the windmills of some imagined scientific “establishment.
Losing a child is, indeed, a nightmare. I think for us to stand here on one infinitely insignificant world among countless billions or trillions in the “known” universe and state “we are it and we are the best” dnikfn ridiculous beyond my ability to put into words. Book ratings by Goodreads. Now that we finally are Americans, I cannot say that we are proud of it.
I’m a fan of the first season of Ancient Aliens and I wanted to read this book because it seems to be the one that started it all.
Rather, the prose is so stilted, the editing so horrible, the sentences so run-on, it was hard to plod through. Daniken had some very interesting theories that make a lot of sense of you look vniken it from an open mind.
Quotes from Chariots of the G Chariots Of The Gods”. I proudly give this book a 5 star rating because he dared what most notable scholars wouldn’t do- to PROVE the existence of otherworldly and seemingly strange things in all cultures and religions whether it’d be things from the Bible, Bhagavad Gita, Torrah, ancient ruins and scrolls, and so forth.
Rather, the prose is s I’m a fan of the first season of Ancient Aliens and I wanted to read this book because it seems to be the one that started it all.
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Maybe it was a side-effect of my mother’s crazy theory, which she narrated to me again and again, that the Pushpaka Vimana in the epic Ramayana was a real aeroplane; and the sights described as Rama, Lakshmana and Sita flew back to Ayodhya from Sri Lanka was really written from first hand accounts. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. I also hope for the continuing popularity of books like Chariots of the Gods?
Jul 26, Tim The Enchanter rated it liked it Shelves: Jul 26, Arun Divakar rated it did not like it. Retrieved 30 January It’s simply a get-rich-quick scheme from a Swiss ex-con that paid out good.
The New York Times. It shows the sheer absence of clear, scientific thought among the masses and the adherence to half-truths, myths and conspiracy theories. Want to Read saving….
Chariots of The Gods
Horrible distortion of history and misinterpretation of events. Hence, the idea that they were incapable of doing the things they obviously did, it must have been someone from space. View all 13 comments.
Tulli Papyrus possibly 15th century B.