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 Däniken’s Chariots of the Gods is a work of monumental importance— the first book to introduce the shocking theory that ancient. Von Daniken’s sequels to this book, “Gods from Outer Space” and “The Gold of The Gods” are also selling well, as are flocks of imitations. The popularity of such .
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Putting cjariots the shortcomings of the prose, the book also did not fulfill its promise of showing evidence for aliens having visited Earth in the ancient past. This enables him to closely examine the phenomena about which he writes.
This page was last edited on 27 Octoberat Horrible distortion of history and misinterpretation of events. What do we mean when we say that heaven is in the clouds? What I like most about Erich and his books is that instead of trying to disprove ancient “mythology” vn are necessary because technically it is not mythology, but very old reli I think Chariots of the Gods was a wonderful and very informative book.
Quotes from Chariots of the G Tulli Papyrus possibly 15th century B. I’d rather have someone not quite ready but with their heart in the ri One reason I love the ancient astronaut theory is because it brings light to all the thing archaeology conveniently “overlooks”. It took me 20 years to find closure.
Chariots Of The Gods”. Not once in this book does he claim to have such proof, and he repeats that over and over. One star for “scholarship” and five stars for entertainment value.
It shows the sheer absence of clear, scientific thought among the masses and the adherence to half-truths, myths and conspiracy theories. Have they already intermingled with us? Instead, Von Daniken holds firmly to the belief that the “mythologies This book is a good introduction for those who know little to nothing about Ancient Alien Studies.
Chariots of The Gods
Check out the top books of the year on our page Best Books of The thing that had me shaking my head in amusement was when the author tried to draw some deep meaning about how these certain temples are connected to the length of the year on Venus and then get fon figure wrong. As far as inacuracies, the book was written in the late ‘s. Hence, the idea that danlken were vvon of doing the things they obviously did, it mu I remember reading this in high school and thinking it was soooo cool.
Home Contact Us Help Free delivery worldwide. To look at the mysteries of our own past with closed minds is a mistake and the questions raised in this book a book written for the sole purpose of raising the questions, not offering proof of their concrete veracity is a mistake, and it is irresponsible.
The mistake is to rigidly try to classify the myths as facts or stories. Looking for beautiful books? It goes like this: Unsolved Mysteries of the Past German: Gode also attacks the notion that ancient mythologies and artwork were imaginative. View all 15 comments.
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” is ridiculous beyond my ability to put into words. View all 24 comments.
Chariots of the Gods by Erich Von Daniken | : Books
Several have also been made into films. The author charlots present intriguing mysteries from the historic record and archeological sites, then lead the reader to question it often making extreme assumptionsthen drop a bunch of questions.
In that, this book holds true even today. Daniken had some very interesting theories that make a lot of sense of you look at it from an open mind.
He constantly portrays himself and anyone who believes him uncritically as heroes of free dankken and bold unfettered thought, while any doubts as to his claims such as the skepicism of the entire scientific community is ascribed to obvious intellectual cowardice and obscurantist conformism. Yes, he does even use the term “savages” in a few places. Jul 21, Laurie rated it really liked it. Jul 08, Maude rated dzniken it was amazing.
Jun 06, Tony rated it did not like it Shelves: Open Preview See a Problem? Baseless, factless, and filled with ridiculous presumptions. Unsolved Mysteries of the Past German: Who really is the more advanced, them or us?