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 Däniken’s Chariots of the Gods is a work of monumental importance— the first book to introduce the shocking theory that ancient.
View all 15 comments. People who automatically disregard Daniken because his notions may erci “bizarre” need to do their own research and experience things. Von Daniken himself has no scientific or archaeological credentials –the blurb on one edition of this book calls him an “autodidact” in archaeology, which means self-taught, but sounds more impressive in Greek– but he does have two documented prison terms for fraud and embezzlement under his belt.
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Whether you agree with Von Daniken or not, the information he cites is fascinatingly out of place with conventional histories. Surely such “primitive” people could never construct such great monuments! It involves the hypothesis that the technologies and religions of many ancient civilizations were given to them by ancient astronauts who were welcomed as gods. View all 3 comments.
Dec 14, Nandakishore Varma rated it liked it. While managing director of a Swiss hotel, he cariots his first book, Chariots of the Gods, which eruc an immediate bestseller in the United States, Germany, and later in 38 other countries.
Erinnerungen an die Zukunft: It is an enjoyable read, fast paced, if you consider it more as a fiction novel and don’t take it seriously. Although many of the theories are nothing but wild postulation, the subject matter is interesting. View all 24 comments.
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Charjots could see her point; but in my case, on the rare occasions I’ve done it, it’s been with nonfiction books read in the past that I didn’t have leisure to review, but didn’t want people who might browse my shelves to think I agreed with or endorsed, just because I’d read them.
It’s more of a pamphlet that raises questions. I have changed the way I think danjken the facts now, but this book was one of the first books I ever read that made me consider an alternate narrative to mainstream thought Mar 20, Manybooks rated it did not like it Recommends it for: Yes No Report this.
Daniken had some very interesting theories that make a lot of sense of you look at it from an open mind. Were we visited by little green tthe in the past? This book is a prime example. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
Erinnerungen an die Zukunft: Trivia Was banned in East Germany one day after its release. I give it one star for the good laugh you can get out of reading it. The book was adapted as a German documentary film, Chariots of the Godsproduced by Terra-Filmkunst.
In my opinion, I feel that these kinds of things being told to us is just another way to brainwash people into thinking that it’s non-existent. Blumrich March 17, — February 10,who also wrote a summary article, “The Spaceships of the Prophet Ezekiel”.
Jan 23, Matt rated daaniken really liked it. May 30, Hadrian rated it did not like it Shelves: Documentary based on the book by Erich Von Daniken concerning the ancient mysteries of the world, such as the pyramids of Egypt and Mexico, ancient cave drawings, the monuments of Easter Island, etc. Ancient Aliens 7 14 Jan 25, See all 3 questions about Chariots of The Gods….
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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This book is a good introduction for those who vob little to nothing about Ancient Alien Studies. 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.
If you read his book and survive, you may well make a good scientist.