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Civilization One tells of the startling conclusions that came from two scientists' quest to try to crack the mystery of the ancient ?megalithic yard? ? a unit of 82.966656 centimeters used to construct thousands of megalithic structures in Britain and France. The discovery is an extraordinary ancient culture predating the earliest known civilizations. The scientists of this time derived the megalithic yard from observing the Earth?s rate of spin. The authors show how this measurement is part of an integrated system, far more advanced than anything used today, which forms the basis of both the imperial and metric systems. The culture that created it understood the dimensions, motions, and relationships of the Earth, moon, and sun, and was able to actually measure the solar system. The implications of these revelations go far beyond the fascination of the discovery of a super-science of prehistory; they indicate a grand plan that will have far-reaching theological ramifications.

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Christopher Knight invested seven years conducting research into the origins of Freemasonic rituals. His first book, The Hiram Key (1996), co-authored with Robert Lomas, became an instant bestseller and has since been translated into 37 languages selling over a million copies worldwide. Alan Butler, an engineer, but fascinated by history, also became an expert in astrology and astronomy. He has researched ancient cultures, pagan beliefs and comparative religion and has published four successful books the Knights Templar and the Grail legend.

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There must have been a Civilization One: a highly advanced precursor to what is currently the earliest recognized civilization. Thats the astounding revelation from a powerful duo of writers that includes the author of the bestselling The Hiram Key. Christopher Knight and Alan Butlers startling conclusion comes from their quest to crack the mystery of the ancient "megalithic yard"—an incredibly precise unit of measurement thats based on a deep understanding of the solar system. It seems beyond the comprehension of the supposedly unsophisticated people of Stone Age Britain, and yet not only is it visible in the thousands of megalithic structures built in Britain and France, but this measurement keeps recurring throughout nature and science.

The implications of the authors breakthrough discovery go far beyond the idea of a super-science or prehistory: they indicate a grand plan that will have far-reading theological ramifications.

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ISBN:
9781842931660
Subtitle:
The World Is Not as You Thought It Was
Author:
Knight, Christopher
Author:
Butler, Alan
Publisher:
Watkins Publishing
Subject:
Controversial Knowledge
Subject:
Civilization
Subject:
Ancient - General
Subject:
HISTORY / Ancient/General
Subject:
LITERATURE - ESSAYS TRD PB
Subject:
General Self-Help
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Publication Date:
19990101
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
8 color illus.
Pages:
244
Dimensions:
9.25 x 6 in

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"Synopsis" by , Christopher Knight invested seven years conducting research into the origins of Freemasonic rituals. His first book, The Hiram Key (1996), co-authored with Robert Lomas, became an instant bestseller and has since been translated into 37 languages selling over a million copies worldwide. Alan Butler, an engineer, but fascinated by history, also became an expert in astrology and astronomy. He has researched ancient cultures, pagan beliefs and comparative religion and has published four successful books the Knights Templar and the Grail legend.
"Synopsis" by ,
There must have been a Civilization One: a highly advanced precursor to what is currently the earliest recognized civilization. Thats the astounding revelation from a powerful duo of writers that includes the author of the bestselling The Hiram Key. Christopher Knight and Alan Butlers startling conclusion comes from their quest to crack the mystery of the ancient "megalithic yard"—an incredibly precise unit of measurement thats based on a deep understanding of the solar system. It seems beyond the comprehension of the supposedly unsophisticated people of Stone Age Britain, and yet not only is it visible in the thousands of megalithic structures built in Britain and France, but this measurement keeps recurring throughout nature and science.

The implications of the authors breakthrough discovery go far beyond the idea of a super-science or prehistory: they indicate a grand plan that will have far-reading theological ramifications.

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