Cutting-edge thinkers on the origins of civilization, the Giza pyramids, pre-Columbian and early America, and the power of human consciousness
• With contributions by David Frawley, Geoff Stray, Joscelyn Godwin, Daniel Pinchbeck, Antoine Gigal, and others
• Topics range from the origins of the Inca to the architecture of the Giza plateau to unified theories of physics and consciousness
• Companion volume to Lost Knowledge of the Ancients
As we pull back the curtain from the European version of history, we discover the vast depth of knowledge of our ancient ancestors--knowledge that not only dispels our image of them as primitive peoples but also corresponds with the forefront of modern science, philosophy, and spirituality.
With contributions by David Frawley, Geoff Stray, Joscelyn Godwin, Daniel Pinchbeck, Antoine Gigal, and other provocative, cutting-edge thinkers, this collection of essays commissioned by Graham Hancock, bestselling author of Fingerprints of the Gods, represents the latest, often controversial findings in alternative science, history, archaeology, and consciousness research. Covering topics ranging from the origins of the Inca and the secrets hidden in Vedic literature, to the architecture of the Giza pyramids and the Sphinx, to unified theories of physics and consciousness, this book shows how, by recovering our lost history, we too can experience the higher consciousness and advanced wisdom of the ancients.
Inner Traditions/Bear & Company; October 2012
- ISBN 9781591438052
- Read online, or download in secure EPUB format
- Title: Mysteries of the Ancient Past
- Author: Glenn Kreisberg (ed.)
Imprint: Bear & Company
In The Press
“Other equally insightful and resourceful contributors take us down the illuminating pathways of shamanism, Vedic literature and traditions of India, the modern mystery of black holes, the search for Atlantis, the origins and connections of Mithraism, Gnosticism, and Christianity, the ancient serpent/dragon mythology and a possible connection with the star constellation of Draco--plus much, much more. Loaded with thought-provoking information, illustrations and photographs (some in color!), this should be a welcome addition to the library shelf of any alternative minded reader.”
About The Author
Glenn Kreisberg, editor of the Author of the Month page at GrahamHancock.com, is a radio frequency engineer, writer, researcher, and licensed outdoor guide who currently serves as the vice president of the New England Antiquities Research Association. The author of numerous articles and papers and editor of Lost Knowledge of the Ancients, he is the founder of the alternative science and history website ASHnews.org. He lives in Woodstock, New York, with his wife and two children.