“Tremendous. This guy has done history like you would not believe.”
The secrets of history’s most enduring mystery are finally revealed in The Lost Empire of Atlantis. Through impeccable research and intelligent speculation, Gavin Menzies, the New York Times bestselling author of 1421, uncovers the truth behind the mysterious “lost” city of Atlantis—making the startling claim that the “Atlanteans” discovered America 4,000 years ago and ruled a vast Mediterranean empire that was violently destroyed in 1,500 BC. Forget everything you’ve ever thought about the Atlantis legend—Gavin Menzies will make you a believer!
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When he saw the ruins of the palace of Phaestos, his curiosity about the Minoans was piqued, and off he went, chasing down Minoan artifacts, viewing ruins, interviewing scholars and visiting sites of significance, from Crete to England (did you know that Stonehenge was Minoan?) to Lake Superior t...Oct 15 2011 | Read Full Review of The Lost Empire of Atlantis: ...
In an age when few nations recorded their history (it was almost a millennium before Herodotus, the father of history, began writing), events became stories, which became myths and legends – distortions of the history but with tantalising grains of truth remaining.Jan 25 2013 | Read Full Review of The Lost Empire of Atlantis: ...
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