The 12th Planet

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Harper Collins, 1978 - Body, Mind & Spirit - 436 pages
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Over the years, startling evidence has been unearthed, challenging established notions of the origins of Earth and life on it, and suggests the existence of a superior race of beings who once inhabited our world. The product of thirty years of intensive research, The 12th Planet is the first book in Zecharia Sitchin's prophetic Earth Chronicles series –– a revolutionary body of work that offers indisputable documentary proof of humanity's extraterrestrial forefathers. Travellers from the stars, they arrived eons ago, and planted the genetic seed that would ultimately blossom into a remarkable species...called Man.

  

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Review: The 12th Planet (Earth Chronicles #1)

User Review  - Kathy - Goodreads

Zecharia interprets ancient Sumerian and Akkadian clay tablets - certainly makes you think about where we may have truly originated from, Leaves you with so many questions! The first book in the Earth Chronicles. Even though I question his ideas, I certainly do not deny that they could be true. Read full review

Review: The 12th Planet (Earth Chronicles #1)

User Review  - Amy - Goodreads

I couldn't even get half way through before I couldn't take it anymore. Just wasn't my cup of tea. Read full review

Contents

The Endless Beginning
1
The Sudden Civilization
12
Gods of Heaven and Earth
52
Land of the Gods
88
People of the Fiery Rockets
128
The Twelfth Planet
173
The Epic of Creation
204
Kingship of Heaven
236
Cities of the Gods
283
Mutiny of the Anunnaki
312
The Creation of Man
336
The End of All Flesh
362
When the Gods Fled from Earth
387
Kingship on Earth
412
Sources
423
Index
428

Landing on Planet Earth
257

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About the author (1978)

Zecharia Sitchin is an internationally acclaimed author and researcher whose books offer evidence that we are not alone in our own solar system. One of a handful of scholars able to read the Sumerian cuneiform tablets, he has combined archaeology, ancient texts, and the Bible with the latest scientific discoveries to retell the history and prehistory of mankind and planet Earth. His trailblazing books have been translated into more than twenty languages; his first one, an oft-quoted classic, celebrates the thirtieth anniversary of its publication. A graduate of the University of London and a journalist and editor in Israel for many years, he now lives and writes in New York.

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