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, July 27, 2019 - 03:24

Adrienne Mayor

Griffins, Cyclopes, Monsters, and Giants--these fabulous creatures of classical mythology continue to live in the modern imagination through the vivid accounts that have come down to us from the ancient Greeks and Romans. But what if...Read more

Saturday, July 27, 2019 - 03:22

Theodor Abt, Erik Hornung

WHY THE AMDUAT IS SIGNIFICANT Every evening the sun becomes old and weak and finally sets behind the Western horizon. Yet, it rises again in the morning, rejuvenated. How is that possible? How could the sun for the Ancient Egyptians the...Read more

Saturday, July 27, 2019 - 03:21

Professor Bernard Heuvelmans, Paul Leblond, Loren Coleman


The story begins at the end of 1968 in New Jersey, when zoologist Bernard Heuvelmans and biologist Ivan Sanderson first hear from a correspondent about the...Read more

Saturday, July 27, 2019 - 03:19

Alda Sigmundsdottir

The Icelandic nation has a long and rich history of storytelling. Throughout centuries characterized by hardship, poverty and dark winters, the Icelanders kept their spirits high and moral values intact by telling each other stories. In...Read more

Saturday, July 27, 2019 - 03:18

Brian Fagan

They survived by their wits in a snowbound world, hunting, and sometimes being hunted by, animals many times their size. By flickering firelight, they drew bison, deer, and mammoths on cavern walls- vibrant images that seize our...Read more

Saturday, July 20, 2019 - 05:16

Willem Witteveen

After extensive research Dutch researcher Willem Witteveen connects data from his own findings with that of other researchers, resulting in groundbreaking conclusions about the true function of the Great Pyramid and its place in history...Read more

Saturday, July 20, 2019 - 05:16

Judy Allen

Even with today's high-tech science, many events and ancient mysteries remain unexplained and surrounded by theories that stir the imagination and challenge scientific fact. This book systematically explores all aspects of the human...Read more

Saturday, July 20, 2019 - 05:16

Marjorie T. Johnson, Simon Young

Its accounts of fairy experiences, mostly from the twentieth century, have come from business men and women, housewives, journalists, clergymen, bus drivers, anglers, gypsies, school teachers, university professors, soldiers, artists,...Read more

Saturday, July 20, 2019 - 05:15

Edward C. Whitmont, Sylvia Brinton Perera

Natural and necessary expressions of the life force, dreams provide access into unconscious areas of life. They give specific and appropriately timed messages which can assist the dreamer with problem solving, artistic inspiration,...Read more

Saturday, July 20, 2019 - 05:14

Archive for Research in Archetypal Symbolism

The Book of Symbols combines original and incisive essays about particular symbols with representative images from all parts of the world and all eras of history. The highly readable texts and over 800 beautiful full-color images come...Read more

Saturday, July 20, 2019 - 05:12

Ted Loukes

Could Moses have been a real person and could that person have been the Crown Prince Tuthmose, son of Amenhotep III and brother to Akhenaten? Two of the ancient world’s most enigmatic characters: Moses, who led the Israelites from...Read more

Saturday, July 20, 2019 - 04:55

Roberto Volterri

Legends, local traditions, "ancient chronicles", various "it is said that..." have often directed explorers, researchers or even simple enthusiasts towards the mysteries that history still hides. In this book the author reviews some...Read more

Friday, July 12, 2019 - 23:49

Steven Strogatz

Without calculus, we wouldn’t have cell phones, TV, GPS, or ultrasound. We wouldn’t have unraveled DNA or discovered Neptune or figured out how to put 5,000 songs in your pocket.
Though many of us were scared away from this...Read more

Friday, July 12, 2019 - 23:48

Evan Hadingham

Arthur Demarest brings the lost civilization of Maya to life by applying a holistic view to the most recently discovered archaeological evidence. His theoretical interpretation simultaneously emphasizes the brilliant rain forest...Read more

Friday, July 12, 2019 - 23:45

Andrew Collins

Reveals the profound influence of the Denisovans and their hybrid descendants upon the flowering of human civilization around the world

  • Traces the migrations of the sophisticated Denisovans and their interbreeding with
  • ...Read more

Friday, July 12, 2019 - 23:43

Kenneth C. Davis

Kenneth C. Davis, author of the phenomenal New York Times bestseller Don't Know Much About History, presents a collection of extraordinary stories, each detailing an overlooked episode that shaped the nation's destiny and character....Read more

Friday, July 12, 2019 - 23:40

Nicholas Ostler

Nicholas Ostler's Empires of the Word is the first history of the world's great tongues, gloriously celebrating the wonder of words that binds communities together and makes possible both the living of a common history and the telling of...Read more

Saturday, July 6, 2019 - 05:12

Pierre Briant

Around 550 B.C.E. the Persian people—who were previously practically unknown in the annals of history—emerged from their base in southern Iran (Fars) and engaged in a monumental adventure that, under the leadership of Cyrus the Great and...Read more

Saturday, July 6, 2019 - 05:07

Davide Domenici

This lavishly illustrated volume enables readers to chronologically trace the cultural development of Mesoamerica. From the imposing monumental sculptures of the Olmecs in 1500 BC to the extraordinary development of the Mayan city states...Read more

Saturday, July 6, 2019 - 05:06

Simon Price, Peter Thonemann

An innovative and intriguing look at the foundations of Western civilization from two leading historians; the first volume in the Penguin History of Europe

The influence of ancient Greece and Rome can be seen in every aspect of our...Read more