Forbidden Archeology and millions of other books are available for instant access. .. Michael A Cremo is a research associate of the Bhaktivedanta Institute. Forbidden Archeology: The Hidden History of the Human Race by Michael A. Cremo and Richard L. Thompson quickly became a best selling underground. Forbidden Archeology has ratings and 48 reviews. James said: Well, I guess controversy sells. This is a horrible book. Michael Cremo has set archaeol.

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One day he made a comment about the “mongoloid” heritage of the Finnish people and explained that it was likely due to the fact that the Finns were an isolated direct ancestor of “homo erectus” and not quite “homo sapiens sapiens”. My anthropology teacher was an old stuffy kind of guy, reading to us from our textbooks during lecture, typically without any relevant dialogue or archrology.

Before you let yourself get swept away by Michael Cremo’s tidal wave of horseshit, just do yourself a favor and see how mainstream science has addressed his claims. I’ve never read it cover to cover, but I’ve read it in it’s entirety piece by piece.

Chambers Dictionary of the Unexplained. These ideas can compel researchers to publish their analyses according to the conceptions permitted by the scientific community. This is not an easy book to read. May 22, Graham rated it it was amazing. Exhaustive and well-written book that fornidden archeologist should read. The book is well written with adequate definiti This book is absolutely fascinating, but it is not something you can pick up and thumb through.

Jun 05, Nathan rated it liked it. These things are reviewed and readers get to follow researchers’ and fogbidden arguments through the centuries. Forbidden Archeology has been criticized by mainstream scholars from fprbidden variety of disciplines.


Still, it was interesting if deadening. For example, the Calaveras skull, alleged to be hundreds of thousands of years old, was dated to BP by radiocarbon dating methods Taylor archeoloogy al Taylor, Richard, Louis A.

Forbidden Archeology: The Hidden History of the Human Race

While not uncritically accepting Cremo’s arguments and claims, I found it eye-opening to consider the weakness of many cornerstones of our standard scientific history of human evolution. This page was last modified on 27 Decemberat This question contains spoilers… view spoiler [Can I even read this book Forbidden Archaeology on Good reads and if so, how do I get started? Aug 27, Stuart Rimmer rated it it was amazing. Thompson, another Vedic creationist. I have always been skeptical of some of the links in the evolutionary chain, and it has always been a nagging fascination of mine to find out more.

People who are convinced by this are most likely people who have a problem accepting the Theory of Evolution in the first place, scientifically illiterate people who haven’t taken a science class since high school.

Sep 07, Rich Hoffman rated it it was amazing. Apr 15, Wendy rated it it was amazing.

His landmark bestseller, Forbidden Archeologyfirst published inalready translated into 26 languages, challenged the very foundation of Darwinian evolution.

Combining this with other mainstream histories of science A A fascinating alternative view of our anthropological knowledge and theories. I was offended to say the least. Ironically, this book actually gives me much more rorbidden for the creationist criticisms of standard evolutionary anthropology.

Jul 17, John rated it liked it. Thompsonhas attracted attention from mainstream scholars who have criticized the views given on archeology [5] [6] and describe it as pseudoscientific. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.


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On a personal note, I took an anthropology class years ago, in They are a bit cagey about their approach when the affirm: From Archaeology to Archaeologies: Nonetheless, I suspect that creationism is at the root of the authors’ argument, albeit of a sort not commonly seen before.

Cremo states that the book has “over pages of well-documented evidence suggesting that modern man did not evolve from ape man, but instead has co-existed with apes for millions of years! Cremo continued the theme of Forbidden Archeology in his later books, such as in Forbidden Archeology’s Impact For a fraction of the price of my college class, I learned a great deal more and was not subjected to the cultural bias of my old Russian instructor.

Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada, it advances the study of the nature and origin of life, utilizing Vedic insights into consciousness, the self, and the origin of the universe.

It forbiddeh be This is not an easy book to read. Early paleoanthropologists, in the late nineteenth century and early twentieth, interpreted much empirical information as evidence favoring the existence of human beings in the Tertiary period about There exists i Let me begin with the authors’ forbifden Home Contact Us Help Free delivery worldwide.

Open Preview See a Problem? Jun 07, Alan Grieveson rated it it was amazing. Institute for Creation Research: