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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, June 13, 2020 - 16:49

Author(s):
Robin Maxwell

An enchanting novel on the life and origins of Leonardo da Vinci’s mother, as imagined by the author of the “absolutely superb” (Diane Haeger, author of The Secret Bride) Mademoiselle Boleyn.

A young woman named Caterina was only...Read more

Saturday, June 6, 2020 - 18:00

Author(s):
Paul Kriwaczek

Civilization was born eight thousand years ago, between the floodplains of the Tigris and Euphrates rivers, when migrants from the surrounding mountains and deserts began to create increasingly sophisticated urban societies. In the...Read more

Saturday, June 6, 2020 - 18:00

Author(s):
Paul Devereux

Using a slew of disciplines - including archaeology, anthropology, linguistics, ethnobotany, biology and other fields - The Long Trip strips bare the evidence for the psychedelic experiences of various prehistoric societies and ancient,...Read more

Saturday, June 6, 2020 - 17:59

Author(s):
Michael Rank

From the #1 bestselling author of History's Greatest Generals comes an exciting new book on the greatest societies in history that vanished without a trace, and why their disappearance still haunts us today. Whether it is Plato's lost...Read more

Saturday, June 6, 2020 - 17:59

Author(s):
Richard Miles

The first full-scale history of Hannibal's Carthage in decades and "a convincing and enthralling narrative." (The Economist )

Drawing on a wealth of new research, archaeologist, historian, and master storyteller Richard Miles...Read more

Saturday, May 30, 2020 - 03:54

Author(s):
Scott F. Wolter

The Hooked X is a secret symbol first found on an inscribed slab of rock, dated 1362, unearthed by a farmer in Minnesota in 1898. This mysterious symbol inspired the author to pursue a nine-year investigation on both sides of the...Read more

Saturday, May 30, 2020 - 03:53

Author(s):
Mindy MacLeod, Bernard Mees

The runic alphabet, in use for well over a thousand years, was employed by various Germanic groups in a variety of ways, including, inevitably, for superstitious and magical rites. Formulaic runic words were inscribed onto small items...Read more

Saturday, May 30, 2020 - 03:53

Author(s):
Catharine Arnold

London. A vast, labyrinthine, ever-moving place that shimmers as the jewel of Britain. But what about beneath it? What of it's history? It's mishaps? It's dead?

Catharine Arnold invites us on a gloriously macabre tour - across...Read more

Saturday, May 30, 2020 - 03:53

Author(s):
Chris H. Hardy Ph.D.

How sacred sites amplify the energies of consciousness, the earth, and the universe

• Examines the web of geometrical patterns linking sacred sites worldwide, with special focus on the sacred network of ley lines in Paris

•...Read more

Saturday, May 30, 2020 - 03:53

Author(s):
Howard Crowhurst

Howard Crowhurst in this book has presented the most brilliant analysis of a megalithic site in the entire history of archaeology. His elucidations of the geometrical, mathematical, and astronomical principles by which ancient Carnac was...Read more

Saturday, May 30, 2020 - 03:52

Author(s):
Ian Tattersall

Fifty thousand years ago―merely a blip in evolutionary time―our Homo sapiens ancestors were competing for existence with several other human species, just as their precursors had done for millions of years. Yet something about our...Read more

Friday, May 22, 2020 - 18:45

Author(s):
Jeffrey L. Singman

We consider the Middle Ages barbaric, yet the period furnished some of our most enduring icons, including King Arthur's Round Table, knights in shining armor, and the idealized noblewoman. In this vivid history of the time, the medieval...Read more

Friday, May 22, 2020 - 18:43

Author(s):
Aubrey Burl

This practical and knowledgeable guidebook deals comprehensively with the stone circles of Britain and Ireland and with the cromlechs and megalithic "horseshoes" of Brittany. This new edition includes a section on "Druidical" circles,...Read more

Friday, May 22, 2020 - 18:41

Author(s):
Michael O Wise,  Martin G. Abegg Jr.,  Edward M. Cook

A fully revised and updated edition of our translation of the complete Dead Sea Scrolls, making it the definitive translation of the Scrolls in English.

With new texts, updated introductions, a glossary of terms, and other new...Read more

Friday, May 22, 2020 - 18:38

Author(s):
Timothy Bolton

Historian Timothy Bolton offers a fascinating reappraisal of one of the most misunderstood of the Anglo-Saxon kings: Cnut, the powerful Danish warlord...Read more

Friday, May 22, 2020 - 18:33

Author(s):
Alistair Moffat

The story of the Highland clans of Scotland is famous, the names celebrated, and the deeds heroic. Having clung to ancient traditions of family, loyalty, and valor for centuries, the clans met the beginning of their end at the fateful...Read more

Saturday, May 16, 2020 - 22:13

Author(s):
Jonathon A Perrin

It is an incredible time for history-lovers, Egypt-lovers, archaeology-lovers, and lovers of age-old mysteries that are on the verge of rediscovery. We have reached a point of historical convergence where artifacts, geography,...Read more

Saturday, May 16, 2020 - 22:12

Author(s):
Roberto Volterri

In this book - which the author has set up as a sort of "Manual for experiments" - you will find what a lover of "strictly observed" alchemical studies would ever want to find in a text in which the magical word Alchemy appears! On the...Read more

Saturday, May 16, 2020 - 22:11

Forgotten Civilization

Author(s):
Robert M. Schoch

Updated throughout with recent developments and additional illustrations

Reveals how solar outbursts caused the end of the last ice age, unleashed catastrophe upon ancient advanced civilizations, and led to six millennia of a Solar...Read more

Saturday, May 16, 2020 - 22:10

Author(s):
Florentino Garcia Martinez, Julio Trebolle Barrera

This work attempts to provide answers to some important questions that have emerged in media reports on the Dead Sea Scrolls, such as: have certain manuscripts been suppressed?; do the manuscripts question substantial aspects of the...Read more

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