By Edwin C. Krupp
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A preeminent author & researcher in archaeoastronomy, Krupp has visited & photographed over 1300 historical & prehistoric websites all around the globe. He offers a desirable survey of the astronomical ideals & myths of historical cultures around the globe, similar to how the area used to be created, celestial powers that govern typical procedures, & our position within the cosmos.
Describes the exciting rituals every one tradition constructed to worship the gods of the sky & how those rituals ended in the sector of contemporary astronomy. includes new, formerly undisclosed examine on websites in Egypt, China, Tibet, India, the yank Southwest & different nations.
Includes one hundred fifty photographs, drawings & illustrations--many of that have by no means been obvious ahead of.