When Time Began (Book V)

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By Zecharia Sitchin

Publisher : Inner Traditions/Bear & Company

When Time Began (Book V)

ABOUT Zecharia Sitchin

Zecharia Sitchin
Zecharia Sitchin, an eminent Orientalist and biblical scholar, was born in Russia and grew up in Palestine, where he acquired a profound knowledge of modern and ancient Hebrew, other Semitic and European languages, the Old Testament, and the history and archaeology of the Near East. A grad More...



Explores the "First New Age," which occurred during the zodiacal shift from the Age of Taurus to the Age of Aries around 2100 B.C.

The Earth Chronicles deal with the history and prehistory of Earth and humankind. Each book in the series is based upon information written on clay tablets by the ancient civilizations of the Near East. For the first time, the entire Earth Chronicles series is now available in a hardcover collector's edition.

"Exciting . . . credible . . . most provocative and compelling."
Library Journal

"Sitchin's works are outstandingly different from all others that present this central theme. His linguistic skills in the languages of antiquity and his pursuit of the earliest available texts and artifacts make possible the wealth of photographs and line drawings appearing in his books from tablets, monuments, murals, pottery, and seals."
Rosemary Decker, historian and researcher

"Sitchin is a zealous investigator into man's origins . . . a dazzling performance."
Kirkus Reviews