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.

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And, of course, in the future it will be absolutely clear that the reason for so many religions comes from the deep past and has to do with extra-terrestrials.

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Open Preview See a Problem? View all 13 comments. Views Read Edit View history. Retrieved 15 March Jul 26, Tim The Enchanter rated it liked it Shelves: I 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.

Thi In one Goodreads group which some of my friends belong to, they’re having a discussion of the ethics of giving a book a one-star rating with no explanatory review; one person likened the practice to a drive-by shooting. An amalgamation of lies, half truths and hearsay all stuck together with the glue of one man’s passion. I proudly give this book a 5 star rating because he dared what most notable scholars wouldn’t do- to PROVE the existence of otherworldly and seemingly strange things in all cultures and religions whether it’d be things from the Bible, Bhagavad Gita, Torrah, ancient ruins and scrolls, and so forth.


TV This Week Tag: First published inthe pioneering book ignited a worldwide craze for flying saucers, crop circles, extraterrestrial abductions, and ufology that slingshotted into the Swingin’ ’70s. Jun 21, Natalie Wright rated it it was ok Shelves: Retrieved 30 January I’m also anti- Ellie wrote: The global media rights to the book have since been purchased by Media Invest Entertainment which is developing a “degree entertainment” franchise entitled Chariots of the Gods.

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It is an enjoyable read, fast paced, if you consider it more as a fiction novel and don’t take it seriously. It danikej full of great pictures too, I love all the wonderful art he chose to illustrate his points. Rather, the prose is so stilted, the editing so horrible, the sentences so run-on, it was hard to plod through. 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.

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Whether you agree with Von Daniken or not, the information he cites is fascinatingly out of place with conventional histories. With a charkots view towards the historians, he goes on blabbering about one misinterpreted archaeological evidence after the other, citing numerous out-of-context mumble-jumble about this Physics principle and that astronomical data with a stunning conviction. Some of them of course are little out there but at least it opens you up to think on such grand scales.

Not because of large words or the difficulty of the issues. I felt the need to put out there that I might pick up a few more of his books in the future.


It was almost as if his idea was taking a credibility piggyback on established science. Retrieved 26 January Mar 20, Manybooks rated it did not chariotz it Recommends it for: Please Combine 2 16 Oct 04, I read the book like a wild piece of fiction and was not disappointed. He constantly portrays himself and anyone who believes him uncritically as heroes of free inquiry 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.

As far as inacuracies, the book was written in the late ‘s.

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I have to clarify my rating here: What do you hope a new generation of readers might absorb and understand from Chariots of the Gods? Chariots of the Gods and Messages of the Gods. 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.

Watch Artists Sketch Tag: It’s amazing that with arguments to poorly presented that this book seemed to have such an affect on American culture in the early 70’s. Quotes from Chariots of the G