ISBN 9780712679060,Fingerprints Of The Gods

Fingerprints Of The Gods


Random House



Random House

Publication Year 2001

ISBN 9780712679060

ISBN-10 0712679065


Number of Pages 768 Pages
Language (English)


Fingerprints of the Gods is the revolutionary rewrite of history that has persuaded millions of readers throughout the world. An intellectual detective story, it directs probing questions at orthodox history presenting disturbing new evidence that historians have tried - but failed - to explain.nnAccurate ancient maps that show the world as it last looked during the Ice Age thousands of years before any civilisation capable of making such maps is supposed to have existed.nEvidence of the devastating scientific and astronomical information encoded into prehistoric myuths.nThe incredible feat of the construction of the great pyramids of Egypt and of megalithic temples on the Giza plateau.nThe mysterious astronomical alignments of the pyramids and the Great Sphinx.nThe antediluvian geology of the Sphinx.nThe megalithic temples of the Andes.nThe myths of Viracocha and Quetzalcoatl.nThe pyramids of the Sun and the Moon in Mexico.nThe doomsday calendar and eerie memories of the ancient Maya.nThe warning from the Hopi of Arizona. About the Author Graham Hancock is the author of the major international bestsellers The Sign and The Seal, Fingerprints of the Gods and Heaven's Mirror. His books have sold more than five million copies worldwide and have been translated into 27 languages. His public lectures and TV appearances, including the three-hour series Quest For The Lost Civilization, have put his ideas before audiences of tens of millions. He has become recognized as an unconventional thinker who raises legitimate questions about humanity's history and prehistory and offers an increasingly popular challenge to the entrenched views of orthodox scholars. Table of Contents Intriguing,Hancock challenges orthodox history with extraordinary theories of a vanished early civilisation destroyed by a cataclysm... However heretical his arguments, his sweep through the ancient world is arresting and audacious