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Building upon his revolutionary theory that the Sphinx dates back much further than 2500 BCE, geologist Robert Schoch reveals scientific evidence of advanced civilization predating ancient Egypt, Sumeria, and Greece, as well as the catastrophe that destroyed it nearly 12,000 years ago and what its legacy can teach us about our own future.
Robert M. Schoch, Ph.D., a tenured faculty member at Boston University, earned his doctorate in geology and geophysics at Yale University in 1983. His books include Pyramid Quest, Voyages of the Pyramid Builders, Voices of the Rocks, Stratigraphy, Environmental Science, and The Parapsychology Revolution.
Table of Contents
|A Whirlwind Trip||p. 1|
|The Great Sphinx||p. 10|
|Göbekli Tepe and the Origins of Civilization||p. 38|
|Defining Civilization||p. 58|
|Te Pito Te Henua (The Navel of the World), Easter Island||p. 75|
|The End of the Last Ice Age||p. 87|
|Our Not-So-Eternal Sun||p. 104|
|Galactic Superwaves and Interstellar Dust Clouds||p. 137|
|Ezekiel's Vision||p. 158|
|Glass Castles, Fire from the Sky, and the Spoils of the Gods||p. 173|
|The Carrington Event||p. 186|
|The 2012 Date of the Maya||p. 202|
|Ancient Wisdom, New Discoveries, and New Science||p. 219|
|Was the Great Sphinx Surrounded by a Moat?||p. 260|
|Politics, Money, and Science||p. 271|
|A Note on the Naming and Dating of the End of the Last Ice Age||p. 282|
|Moving the Moai: Easter Island and Psychokinesis||p. 287|
|Did a Comet Hit Earth at the Beginning of the Younger Dryas, circa 10,900 BCE?||p. 296|
|About the Author||p. 344|
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