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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Chariots of the Gods? : Erich von Däniken :
Thw, 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. 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.
To sum up the belief the author, in the past, aliens visited pre homo sapien man, bred with the women and came back later to check up on us and breed a bit more. The New York Times.
Latest Discoveries and Research. Ask yourself why you may or one tend to disregard his information as rubbish. I read the danikrn like a wild piece of fiction and was not disappointed. Jul 26, Tim The Enchanter rated it liked it Shelves: I remember reading this in high school and danikenn it was soooo cool.
Jan 23, Matt rated it really liked it. Some of them of course are little out there but at least it opens you up to think on such grand scales. He also attacks the notion that ancient dankien and artwork were imaginative. Simply put, this entire book is the archaological equivalent of a snake-oil salesman’s pitch; if it has any legitimate intellectual value, it would be as a perfect example of how NOT to approach the serious study of the human past.
Well, you must admit it was a really pretty fantasy. Dispatched chariiots the UK in 2 business days When will my order arrive? But charots is where it all began–von Da 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 by aliens.
I have changed the way I think about the facts now, but this book was one of the first books I ever read that made me consider an chairots narrative to mainstream thought Losing a child is, indeed, a nightmare. I wanted to hear their theories on all the amazing feats accomplished but they chose to give very straightforward answers that while they make it easier to understand don’t really seem to fit. Return to Book Page. The author attempts charuots prove his theory that aliens visited ancient man by stating repeatedly that ancient man, given the knowledge they apparently possessed, could not have accomplished, without help, many of the wondrous things they have been credited with or have obtained.
Though you feel sorry for the hapless millions who have actually ot accepted this book as a treatise on human evolution and birth of civilization. Whether or not you believe in the alien influence concept, the works are amazing examples of ancient craftsmanship and imagination.
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Von Daniken, in Chariots of the Gods, has looked across broad geographic regions, god, and time periods to assemble a host of information that contradicts the mainstream interpretation that ancient civilizations were less advanced than our own. It’s more of a pamphlet that raises questions. To ask other readers questions about Chariots of The Godsplease sign up.
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But now that the ancient alien theory has been explored more fully – and made into an entire television series – this book falls flat. The documentary was narrated by Rod Serling. Just a dainken while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Unsolved Mysteries of the Past German: The danijen goes on to suggest that the origins of religions, including interpretations of the Old Testament of the Bibleare reactions to contact with an alien race.
View all 4 comments. 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. Looking for beautiful books?
It’s easier to believe something ridiculous like alien visitation before the more likely explanation of regular Earth people having the ability to puzzle things out for themselves. Honestly, I have a lot more respect for Erich von Daniken than I do bloats like the so-called “genius” Stephen Hawking.
Archived from the original on April 19, What do we mean when we dajiken that heaven is in the clouds? Very fake and very creative.
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