Oedipus & Akhnaton has 86 ratings and 7 reviews. Joy said: This is a more speculative book, as Velikovsky says himself. He notes that the myth of Oedipus. Immanuel Velikovsky is, without a doubt one of the most of the books subject figures of Oedipus and Akhnaton and the preparations taken by. Velikovsky is a controversial figure, whether writing about Worlds in Collision and Ages in Chaos (which do not seem so remote as when he.
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Velikovsky was a mid-twentieth Century controversialist, usually in the areas of biblical and Egyptian history. DJ has wrinkles, tears somewhat repaired on spine ends, and a little edge wear, too. Refresh and try again. Immanuel Velikovsky is probably the patriarch of 20th century velikovssky. No current Talk conversations about this book.
Oedipus & Akhnaton: Myth & History
Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. Non-fiction that you immanuuel waste your time on From the Exodus to King Akhnaton Paperback. Wikipedia in English None. Fiammetta rated it it was amazing Oct 02, The key facets of the myth- the exiled prince who returns to his native land not even Velikovsky admits to slay his father but to marry his mother, and who brought destruction thereby upon his native land and was sent forth discredited — can be made, with a bit of pushing and pulling, to apply to akhnaron similar story of Akhnaton.
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No library descriptions found. I was fascinated by this book and whether it is true or not is irrelevant because it makes you reexamine what you think you know about history.
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This is a more speculative book, as Velikovsky says himself. DinadansFriend Jan 8, Immanuel Velikovsky is probably the patriarch of 20th century pseudoscientists.
Book in solid, tight condition, unmarked aside from brief gift inscription on front free endpaper. Rahman rated it really liked it May 07, Or was he a real, historical person?
Separate different tags with a comma. English Choose a language for shopping. Open Preview See a Problem? This study carried me into the larger field of Egyptian history and to the concept of Ages in Chaos – a reconstruction of twelve hundred years of ancient history, twelve years of toil. See all 24 reviews. Ages in Chaos 2. Dennis rated it really liked it May 24, This led him to look at the other Thebes, th This is a more speculative book, as Velikovsky says himself.
The controversy surrounding his work and its reception is often referred to as “the Velikovsky affair”. Front boards depicts coiled cobra in velikovsk. You also may like to try some of these bookshopswhich may or may not sell this item.
Sundownr Jan 26, Very interesting.
It will be for scholars and Egyptologists to explore Velikovsky’s thesis. Return to Book Page. We never stop learning and that’s what I like about Velikovsky. Apr 03, Orgon Solo rated it akhnafon liked it. Advanced Book Search Browse by Subject.
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Oedipus & Akhnaton: Myth & History by Immanuel Velikovsky
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly shelfworn. The result is as interesting as I expect from this author.
Pages contain marginal notes, underlining, and or highlighting. Product details Mass Market Paperback: Black full-cloth boards, gilt embossed cover design, spine titles, light shelf wear. Aug 14, Toni rated it really liked it. Please try again later.