Immanuel. Velikovsky. AGES IN CHAOS. VOLUME I. FROM THE EXODUS. TO KING AKHNATON. Doubleday. & Company,. Inc. GARDEN. Ages In Chaos Volume I From the Exodus To King Akhnaton by Velikovsky, Immanuel and a great selection of similar Used, New and Collectible Books. Peoples of the Sea – Ages of Chaos III – Immanuel Velikovsky – Free ebook download as PDF File .pdf), Text File .txt) or read book online for free.

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His books u Immanuel Velikovsky was a Russian-born American independent scholar, best known as the author of a number of controversial books reinterpreting the events of ancient history, in particular the US bestseller Worlds in Collisionpublished in An alternative interpretation of ancient history.

While few will be convinced by Velikovsky’s highly controversial theories, that shouldn’t prevent one velikovsy finding this book ingenious, thought-provoking, and thus a great deal of fun! I wasn’t cuaos sure why people referred to him as a nutter until I discovered that another of his books, Worlds in Collision involved a theory that Venus was originally a moon of Jupiter that was ejected from its orbit and as it passed by Earth there was a worldwide catastrophe.

The problem with ancient history is that our reconstruction of it requires an immense amount of guess work, and the further back in history that we go, the foggier it becomes. Velikovsky had put forward his ideas briefly in Theses for the Reconstruction of Ancient History inwhere he claimed that the history of the ancient Near East down to the time of Alexander the Great is ih, but Ages in Chaos was his first full-length work on the subject.

Lightly worn and darkened around the edges. Worthy of reading for the depth of artifacts that he compiles. The 12th Dynasty of ancient Egypt has been moved almost years closer to the present, ending with Alexander the Great’s invasion in Sun, Moon, and Sothis: As with the jigsaw puzzle, the resulting picture is an inconclusive jumble of rubbish that in the end does not make sense – which also ends up creating further excuses to reject the Bible as a legitimate historical text.


Ages in Chaos is the second book by Immanuel Velikovskyfirst published by Doubleday immanjelwhich put forward a major revision of the history of the Ancient Near East.

He followed abes with a number of other works where he attempted to complete his reconstruction of ancient history, collectively known as the Ages in Chaos series. Very minimal writing or notations in chaoz not affecting the text.

In Ramses II and His Time Velikovsky identified each of the major 19th dynasty pharaohs with a corresponding pharaoh of the 26th dynasty. Teri Uktena rated it liked it Nov 02, In the last two years of his life Velikovsky published a further two volumes of the series.

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Better World Books Ltd Condition: A Test of Time. Jan 16, Stuart Berman rated it it was amazing Shelves: The revised chronology proposed by Ages in Chaos has been rejected by nearly all mainstream historians and Egyptologists.

Ages in Chaos: A reconstruction of ancient history from the Exodus to King Akhnaton

Selective Name Index, illustrated in full-page photo plates. First Edition statedFirst Printing. At the time of his death he considered that completing his reconstruction of ancient history would require a further two volumes: The reconstruction of ancient history from the Exodus to King Akhnaton.

Signed and personally inscribed by the author on half-title page. He also proposed a revised chronology for ancient Egypt, Greece, Israel and other cultures of the ancient Near East.


Ages In Chaos by Velikovsky, Immanuel

More recently Emmet Sweeney, an adept of Velikovsky, [1] Amazon. The controversy over the chronology of Ancient Egypt has not entirely gone away.

The Assyrian Conquest and The Dark Age of Greece; these were never published in English, but the manuscripts have long been available online at the Velikovsky archive.

Published December 12th by Buccaneer Books first published Summary Discuss Reviews 0 Ages in Chaos is a book by the controversial writer Immanuel Velikovsky, first published by Doubleday inwhich put forward a major revision of the history of the Ancient Near East.

Ages in Chaos | The Velikovsky Encyclopedia

In dust jacket protected under older mylar wrap. It’s probably enough to say that this book really isn’t worth your time.

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Ships with Tracking Number! It’s not helped by Velikovsky’s nondescript prose style which does nothing to hold the reader’s interest. By the time Egypt has surviving written records again, it is possible to lay those records alongside the Palestinian-Syrian histories, shift them six centuries, and match up the wars, diplomacy, and cultural styles.

Your purchase also supports literacy charities. Refresh and try again. No one has been able to more than guess at who was the Queen of Sheba who visited King Solomon. The Book Women Published: Small tears to dust jacket which is now in protective mylar. Veikovsky is as comfortable with Astronomy as he is with Egyptology.