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Suggested Books

Here is a list of suggested books. Click on the title to see a book description or click on the book to get it from Amazon. You are welcome to review any of the books listed. This page is updated regularly.

Saturday, March 7, 2020 - 15:32

Author(s):
Thomas F. Madden

La Serenissima. Its breathtaking architecture, art, and opera ensure that Venice remains a perennially popular destination for tourists and armchair travelers alike. Yet most of the available books about this magical city are either...Read more

Saturday, March 7, 2020 - 15:31

Author(s):
Jesse Harasta, Charles River Editors

In 1911, American historian Hiram Bingham publicized the finding of what at the time was considered a “lost city” of the Inca. Though local inhabitants had known about it for century, Bingham documented and photographed the ruins of a...Read more

Saturday, March 7, 2020 - 15:31

Author(s):
Adrian Gilbert, Alan Wilson, Baram Blackett

Lost in the mists of time and legend is the true history of Britain before the arrival of the Romans and after their departure. Using ancient historical records, this book asserts that Britain was never fully conquered by the Romans but...Read more

Saturday, March 7, 2020 - 15:30

Author(s):
Diego de Landa

Friar Diego de Landa did all he could to wipe out Maya culture and civilization. In the famous auto-de-fe of July 1562 at Mani, as he tells us, he destroyed 5,000 "idols" and burned 27 hieroglyphic rolls. And yet paradoxically Landa's...Read more

Saturday, March 7, 2020 - 15:30

Author(s):
Anthony Everitt

Born in A.D. 76, Hadrian lived through and ruled during a tempestuous era, a time when the Colosseum was opened to the public and Pompeii was buried under a mountain of lava and ash. Acclaimed author Anthony Everitt vividly recounts...Read more

Saturday, February 29, 2020 - 13:04

Author(s):
Kara Cooney

An engrossing biography of the longest-reigning female pharaoh in Ancient Egypt and the story of her audacious rise to power.

Hatshepsut—the daughter of a general who usurped Egypt's throne—was expected to bear the sons who would...Read more

Saturday, February 29, 2020 - 13:02

Author(s):
David Grant Noble

This fourth edition of David Grant Noble's indispensable guide to archaeological ruins of the American Southwest includes updated text and many newly opened archaeological sites. From Alibates Flint Quarries in Texas to the Zuni-Acoma...Read more

Saturday, February 29, 2020 - 13:02

Author(s):
Jack Weatherford

The Mongol queens of the thirteenth century ruled the largest empire the world has ever known. Yet sometime near the end of the century, censors cut their story from The Secret History of the Mongols, leaving only a hint of a father’s...Read more

Saturday, February 29, 2020 - 13:01

Author(s):
Robin Maxwell

In this "energetic" (Kirkus Reviews) re-creation of Anne Boleyn's tragic life -- and death -- Robin Maxwell offers a pitch-perfect version of a bawdy and exuberant time filled with lust, betrayal, love, and murder.

When the young...Read more

Saturday, February 29, 2020 - 13:00

Author(s):
Thomas O. Mills

Has East always been East? If it was not, would ancient civilizations have left us clues where it was located in the past? Mills uses his knowledge of the Hopi Creation Story to explain Stonehenge, the Pyramids, the Mayan Temples, and...Read more

Saturday, February 29, 2020 - 12:57

Author(s):
Pierluigi Tombetti

The mysteries of an unprecedented historical event and of the secret cult at its roots in an accurate and highly documented investigation: from the esoteric society from which Nazism was born to the SS search for the Grail, an exciting...Read more

Saturday, February 22, 2020 - 17:03

Author(s):
Paul Bahn (Editor), Brian Fagan

Epic in scope, yet filled with detail, this illustrated guide takes readers through the whole of our human past. Spanning the dawn of human civilization through the present, it provides a tour of every site of key archaeological...Read more

Saturday, February 22, 2020 - 17:03

Author(s):
Ian Tattersall

In his new book The Strange Case of the Rickety Cossack, human paleoanthropologist Ian Tattersall argues that a long tradition of "human exceptionalism" in paleoanthropology has distorted the picture of human evolution. Drawing partly on...Read more

Saturday, February 22, 2020 - 17:01

Author(s):
Peter Connolly (Author), Hazel Dodge

In this superbly illustrated volume, Athens and Rome, the two greatest cities of antiquity, spring to life through the masterful pen of Peter Connolly. For the first time ever, all the evidence has been painstakingly pieced together to...Read more

Saturday, February 22, 2020 - 16:59

Author(s):
Arthur Herman

Plato came from a wealthy, connected Athenian family and lived a comfortable upper-class lifestyle until he met an odd little man named Socrates, who showed him a new world of ideas and ideals. Socrates taught Plato that a man must use...Read more

Saturday, February 22, 2020 - 16:44

I tarocchi della nuova era. Percorso spirituale, divinazione, applicazioni ludiche

Author(s):
Alessandra Filiaci

“Tarot from A to Z: history, Major Arcana, Minor Arcana, divination, games to do alone and in company and many ideas for apprentice writers and artists.

The book "I TAROCCHI DELLA NUOVA ERA" is dedicated to all the Researchers who...Read more

Saturday, February 22, 2020 - 16:33

The Quantum Akashic Field

Author(s):
Jim Willis

A first-hand exploration of how to consciously step out of your body and navigate the Quantum Akashic Field

  • Details a step-by-step process of engaging extrasensory, out-of-body travel
  • Examines the quantum landscape of
  • ...Read more

Saturday, February 8, 2020 - 16:06

Author(s):
Robert Jean Redfern

When we look at the incredible feats of engineering that our ancestors were able to achieve, it leaves us in awe. Not just because these structures are beautiful and shrouded in mystery, but because they were constructed on a scale we...Read more

Saturday, February 8, 2020 - 16:05

Author(s):
Nicholas Reeves, Richard H. Wilkinson

This account of the Valley of the Kings brings together its art, archaelogy and history in one volume arranged thematically. Famous as the burial place of the great New Kingdom pharaohs - such as Tutankhamun, Ramesses the Great and...Read more

Saturday, February 8, 2020 - 16:05

Author(s):
Carlos M. N. Eire

A lively, expansive history of the Protestant and Catholic Reformations and the momentous changes they set in motion

This fast-paced survey of Western civilization’s transition from the Middle Ages to modernity brings that...Read more

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