Immanuel. Velikovsky. AGES IN CHAOS. VOLUME I. FROM THE EXODUS. TO KING AKHNATON. Doubleday. & Company,. Inc. GARDEN. Ages In Chaos Volume I From the Exodus To King Akhnaton by Velikovsky, Immanuel and a great selection of similar Used, New and Collectible Books. Peoples of the Sea – Ages of Chaos III – Immanuel Velikovsky – Free ebook download as PDF File .pdf), Text File .txt) or read book online for free.

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This book recosiders time lines for ancient history in the near east Ancient Egypt and Israel. He certainly seemed to follow the approach of most fringe theorists Erich von Daniken and Gavin Menzies are also offenders of declaring that because a piece of evidence might conceivably caos such-and-such, it ib such-and-such. Jan 12, Dave rated it liked it. Text is tight, clean, unmarked. Doubleday, Actually Sidgwick and Jackson first UK edition but this is because they used Doubleday sheets and bound them in their own cloth velikovsyk dw, pasting a label over the Doubleday colophon.

Yankee Peddler Bookshop Published: Black cloth with gilt titles and blue accents. May 03, Mahala rated it really liked it. The records of these two visits show the same events and the same gifts exchanged. Velikovsky carried his revisionism into the Late Period of ancient Egyptand considered that chronology only becomes fixed by the conquests of Alexander the Great in the 4th century BCE.

He has also authored a series of revisionist works under the title Pillars chsos the Velokovsky. If it were half the length and tightly written it would be a diverting argument, but as it stands it’s really a book for experts in ancient near-Eastern history, and experts in ancient near-Eastern history have uniformly said it’s drivel. This book is not yet featured on Listopia.


His books use comparative mythology and ancient literary sources including the Bible to argue that Earth has suffered catastrophic close-contacts with other planets principally Venus and Mars in ancient times.

Lists with This Book. The controversy surrounding his work and its reception is often referred to as “the Velikovsky affair”. Sachs threw so many accusations in that Philippic of his that I am at a difficulty to answer; but I invite Dr.

Because he had to discover and to collate them, this book is written like a detective story. Near Fine condition in Fine jacket, in mylar wrap. Book Club Associates, pp. Light rubbing wear to cover, spine and page edges.

Worthy of reading for the depth of artifacts that he compiles.

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Sporadic foxing within, text vvelikovsky clean. Jul 05, Roy rated it it was amazing Shelves: Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.

David Rohl, one of those involved in the Glasgow conference, has developed his own revised chronology. Jan 16, Stuart Berman rated it it was amazing Shelves: Jun 23, Cathryn Louis rated it really liked it Shelves: Ronald rated it really liked it Sep 20, Yet when one goes into the world of accepted scholarship one tends to encounter a group of people who are so set in their ways that any major change to any accepted theory is met with huge amounts of resistance.

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Velikovsky is right, this volume is the greatest contribution to the investigation of ancient times ever written. James, Peter ; Thorpe, I. Bauer wrote Beyond Age For years scholars have said that the Old Testament is myth because they cannot find any corroborating evidence for the calamities of Moses’ Egypt in the Egyptian sources.


His starting point was that the Exodus took place not, as orthodoxy has it, at some point during the Egyptian New Kingdom, but at the fall of the Middle Kingdom. In Ramses II and His Time Velikovsky identified each of the major 19th dynasty pharaohs with a corresponding pharaoh of the 26th dynasty. Jan 02, Joy rated it it was amazing. Instead, he had the 22nd through 25th dynasties follow upon the earlier part of the 18th, leading down to the Assyrian invasions of the early 7th century BCE.

Amazing work for its time published in In the last two years of his life Velikovsky published a further two works on ancient history: Far from slavishly championing Velikovsky’s chronology, these scholars believe that Velikovsky did not go far enough. Thanks for telling us about the problem.

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Chapter 1 Books Published: Reprint of the original. The revised chronology proposed by Ages in Chaos has been rejected by nearly all mainstream historians and Egyptologists. Menu Home Articles Images About.

What makes Biblio different? An alternative interpretation of ancient history.

Ages in Chaos: A reconstruction of ancient history from the Exodus to King Akhnaton

No one has been able to more than guess at who was the Queen of Sheba who visited King Solomon. Sizemore who loaned it to Ellenberger March 31, ].

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