Technology of the Gods: The Incredible Sciences of the Ancients

by David Hatcher Childress

Paperback, 2000



Call number

Q124.95 .C39


Adventures Unlimited Press (2000), Edition: 1st Edition, 344 pages


Popular Lost Cities author David Hatcher Childress takes us into the amazing world of ancient technology, from computers in antiquity to the flying machines of the gods. Childress looks at the technology that was allegedly used in Atlantis and the theory that the Great Pyramid of Egypt was originally a gigantic power station. He examines tales of ancient flight and the technology that it involved; how the ancients used electricity; megalithic building techniques; the use of crystal lenses and the fire from the gods; evidence of various high tech weapons in the past, including atomic weapons; ancient metallurgy and heavy machinery; the role of modern inventors such as Nikola Tesla in bringing ancient technology back into modern use; impossible artifacts; and more.… (more)

User reviews

LibraryThing member caklr650
Interesting subject mater (to me) but horribly written. Was this thing even sent to an editor?
LibraryThing member Coyote111
This is an amazing read. All I can say is that you will be missing out if you do not check this out!
LibraryThing member Paul_S
Its scientific merit is hopeless but it's not very good as entertainment either.


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Physical description

9 inches


0932813739 / 9780932813732

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