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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.

Friday, June 30, 2017 - 19:51

Author(s):
Brian Hoggard

In this book, Brian Hoggard cleverly weaves archaeological fact and documented historical evidence together with folklore of both ancient and recent origin to provide an account of Bredon Hill. The hill is an isolated outlier of the...Read more

Friday, June 23, 2017 - 20:40

Author(s):
Nathaniel Philbrick

How did America begin? That simple question launches the acclaimed author of Bunker Hill and Valiant Ambition on an extraordinary journey to understand the truth behind our most sacred national myth: the voyage of the Mayflower and the...Read more

Friday, June 23, 2017 - 20:36

Author(s):
Kevin Crossley-Holland

Here are thirty-two classic myths that bring the Viking world vividly to life. The mythic legacy of the Scandinavians includes a cycle of stories filled with magnificent images from pre-Christian Europe. Gods, humans, and monstrous...Read more

Friday, June 23, 2017 - 20:35

Author(s):
Jean Manco

Who are the Europeans and where did they come from? In recent years scientific advances have released a mass of data, turning cherished ideas upside down. The idea of migration in prehistory, so long out of favor, is back on the agenda....Read more

Saturday, June 17, 2017 - 21:38

Author(s):
Gwendolyn Womack

FROM THE AWARD-WINNING AUTHOR OF THE MEMORY PAINTER COMES A SWEEPING AND SUSPENSEFUL TALE OF ROMANCE, FATE, AND FORTUNE.

Semele Cavnow appraises antiquities for an exclusive Manhattan auction house, deciphering ancient texts—...Read more

Saturday, June 17, 2017 - 00:42

Author(s):
Stefan Zweig, Anthea Bell

Written as both a recollection of the past and a warning for future generations, The World of Yesterday recalls the golden age of literary Vienna—its seeming permanence, its promise, and its devastating fall.

Surrounded by the...Read more

Saturday, June 10, 2017 - 02:28

Author(s):
Lars Brownworth

In AD 793 Norse warriors struck the English isle of Lindisfarne and laid waste to it. Wave after wave of Norse ‘sea-wolves’ followed in search of plunder, land, or a glorious death in battle. Much of the British Isles fell before their...Read more

Saturday, June 10, 2017 - 02:27

Author(s):
George G M James

The term Greek philosophy, to begin with a misnomer, for there is no such philosophy in existence. The ancient Egyptians had developed a very complex religious system, called the Mysteries, which was also the first system of salvation....Read more

Saturday, June 10, 2017 - 02:25

Author(s):
Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz

The first history of the United States told from the perspective of indigenous peoples
 
Today in the United States, there are more than five hundred federally recognized Indigenous nations comprising nearly three million...Read more

Saturday, June 10, 2017 - 02:23

Author(s):
Thomas Mills

Thomas O. Mills befriended author Frank Waters, who in 1963 had written The Book of the Hopi with his Hopi informant Oswald White Bear Fredericks. Their book included the Hopi Creation Story. Mills listened, read and began to draw his...Read more

Saturday, June 3, 2017 - 00:57

Author(s):
Elyn Aviva, Gary White

Powerful Places in Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly is not your usual guidebook. It is not about visiting places-it's about experiencing them. This tiny corner of Britain contains an amazingly dense concentration of sacred sites and...Read more

Saturday, May 27, 2017 - 02:21

Author(s):
Ardy Sixkiller Clarke

Dr. Ardy Sixkiller Clarke, author of Encounters With Star People, vowed as a teenager to follow in the footsteps of two 19th-century explorers, John L. Stephens and Frederick Catherwood, who brought the ancient Maya cities to the world's...Read more

Saturday, May 27, 2017 - 02:19

Author(s):
Timothy Ferris

From the second-century celestial models of Ptolemy to modern-day research institutes and quantum theory, this classic book offers a breathtaking tour of astronomy and the brilliant, eccentric personalities who have shaped it. From the...Read more

Saturday, May 27, 2017 - 02:17

Author(s):
Ray Hoy

Ray Hoy is one of the dwindling number of so-called Atomic Soldiers who provided support for the nuclear bomb tests at Camp Desert Rock, Nevada in the 1950s. While there he began writing letters to his late father, describing the awe-...Read more

Saturday, May 27, 2017 - 02:14

Author(s):
Ahmed Osman

A reinterpretation of Egyptian and biblical history that shows the Patriarch Joseph and Yuya, a vizier of the eighteenth dynasty king Tuthmosis IV, to be the same person

• Uses detailed evidence from Egyptian, biblical, and...Read more

Saturday, May 20, 2017 - 00:18

Author(s):
Benjamin Madley

Between 1846 and 1873, California’s Indian population plunged from perhaps 150,000 to 30,000. Benjamin Madley is the first historian to uncover the full extent of the slaughter, the involvement of state and federal officials, the...Read more

Saturday, May 6, 2017 - 01:13

Author(s):
Genevieve von Petzinger

“If you love mysteries, you’ll love this book. Genevieve von Petzinger acts as guide and sleuth in this fascinating, accessible, and fast-paced exploration of Ice Age artists and the evocative cave paintings they left behind” (Virginia...Read more

Saturday, May 6, 2017 - 01:12

Author(s):
Francis S. Collins

An instant bestseller, The Language of God provides the best argument for the integration of faith and logic since C.S. Lewis’s Mere Christianity.

It has long been believed that science and faith cannot mingle. Faith rejects...Read more

Saturday, May 6, 2017 - 01:10

Author(s):
Mark Hitchcock

What's Next for the Middle East...and How Will It Affect Us?

Iran has repeatedly declared its intention to destroy Israel. ISIS continues to gain ground, leaving a trail of death and terror in its wake. And Russia is inserting...Read more

Saturday, May 6, 2017 - 01:07

Author(s):
Gary A David

Many readers are familiar with the correlation between the pyramids of Egypt and the stars of Orion. Beginning in 1100 AD on the Arizona desert, the Hopi constructed a similar pattern of villages that mirrors all the major stars in the...Read more

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