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Product Description: Identifies the patterns of our planet’s design within the natural landscape • Explains the geometry inherent in the mountains and coasts on all continents • Reveals how ancient monuments were built to reflect and enhance the Earth’s design, often connecting sites around the world • Includes detailed maps that show the simple geometrical relationships among the world’s mountains, coastlines, islands, and ancient monuments From continent to continent across the globe, Mark Vidler and Catherine Young reveal that order is everywhere on Earth...read more

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9781620554685 | Inner Traditions, February 1, 2016, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: Identifies the patterns of our planet’s design within the natural landscape • Explains the geometry inherent in the mountains and coasts on all continents • Reveals how ancient monuments were built to reflect and enhance the Earth’s design, often connecting sites around the world • Includes detailed maps that show the simple geometrical relationships among the world’s mountains, coastlines, islands, and ancient monuments From continent to continent across the globe, Mark Vidler and Catherine Young reveal that order is everywhere on Earth.

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By Jennifer Homans (editor) and Tony Judt

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9781594206009 | Penguin Pr, January 22, 2015, cover price $29.95
9780521333818, titled "Records in Stone: Papers in Memory of Alexander Thom" | Cambridge Univ Pr, May 1, 1988, cover price $141.99 | also contains Records in Stone: Papers in Memory of Alexander Thom

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9780143128458, titled "When the Facts Change: Essays 1995-2010" | Penguin USA, January 5, 2016, cover price $18.00
9780373225194, titled "The Strong, Silent Type" | Harlequin Books, June 1, 1999, cover price $3.99 | also contains The Strong, Silent Type

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9781469061399 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, April 28, 2015), cover price $40.00

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Product Description: "Engaging images accompany information about Stonehenge. The combination of high-interest subject matter and light text is intended for students in grades 2 through 7"--

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9781626172043 | Bellwether Media, January 1, 2015, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: "Engaging images accompany information about Stonehenge.

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Product Description: This title examines the exploration and study of the famous monument Stonehenge. The book explores the monuments' creation, traces its discovery and scientific investigation, and discusses future study and conservation efforts.

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9781624032370 | Essential Library, September 1, 2014, cover price $35.64 | About this edition: This title examines the exploration and study of the famous monument Stonehenge.

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Product Description: The mysterious megaliths of Stonehenge have long intrigued and mystified people. Even today, opinions on the use and building of Stonehenge still differ. Most agree, however, that Stonehenge is one of the worlds greatest ancient wonders...read more

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9781482404609 | Gareth Stevens Classroom, January 1, 2014, cover price $10.50 | About this edition: The mysterious megaliths of Stonehenge have long intrigued and mystified people.

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9781482404579 | Gareth Stevens Pub, January 1, 2014, cover price $25.25 | About this edition: The mysterious megaliths of Stonehenge have long intrigued and mystified people.

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Product Description: The understanding and interpretation of ancient architecture, landscapes, and art has always been viewed through an iconographic lens―a cognitive process based on traditional practices in art history. But ancient people did not ascribe their visions on canvas, rather on hills, stones, and fields...read more

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9781598743135 | Left Coast Pr, October 31, 2008, cover price $150.00 | About this edition: The understanding and interpretation of ancient architecture, landscapes, and art has always been viewed through an iconographic lens―a cognitive process based on traditional practices in art history.

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Product Description: The understanding and interpretation of ancient architecture, landscapes, and art has always been viewed through an iconographic lens―a cognitive process based on traditional practices in art history. But ancient people did not ascribe their visions on canvas, rather on hills, stones, and fields...read more

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9781598743142 | Left Coast Pr, October 31, 2008, cover price $44.95 | About this edition: The understanding and interpretation of ancient architecture, landscapes, and art has always been viewed through an iconographic lens―a cognitive process based on traditional practices in art history.

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Product Description: Based on the author’s decipherment of prehistoric carvings and the application of mathematical measurements, The Gods’ Machines shows how “unknown” phenomena from Angkor Wat to Stonehenge to crop circles are actually powerhouses built by an advanced extraterrestrial civilization for tapping electromagnetic energy...read more

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9781583942079 | Frog Ltd, May 27, 2008, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: Based on the author’s decipherment of prehistoric carvings and the application of mathematical measurements, The Gods’ Machines shows how “unknown” phenomena from Angkor Wat to Stonehenge to crop circles are actually powerhouses built by an advanced extraterrestrial civilization for tapping electromagnetic energy.

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9781601520340 | Referencepoint Pr Inc, January 15, 2008, cover price $28.95

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'Presents compelling evidence that civilizations worldwide became warlike and monotheistic after Earth passed through the tail of a comet in 1500 B.C'--Provided by publisher.

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9781591430698 | Bear & Co, May 29, 2007, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: 'Presents compelling evidence that civilizations worldwide became warlike and monotheistic after Earth passed through the tail of a comet in 1500 B.

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Product Description: With Wayne BennettFrom the silky wax qualities of the surfaces of some quartz menhirs to the woodgrain textures of others, to the golden honeycombed limestones of Malta, to the icy frozen waves of the Cambrian sandstone of southeast Sweden, this book investigates the sensuous material qualities of stone...read more

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9781859738979 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, October 15, 2004, cover price $37.95 | About this edition: With Wayne BennettFrom the silky wax qualities of the surfaces of some quartz menhirs to the woodgrain textures of others, to the golden honeycombed limestones of Malta, to the icy frozen waves of the Cambrian sandstone of southeast Sweden, this book investigates the sensuous material qualities of stone.

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Product Description: This book investigates the sensuous material qualities of stone--from golden honeycombed limestone, to frozen waves of Cambrian sandstone. Tactile sensations, sonorous qualities, color, and visual impressions are all shown to play a previously unrecognized yet vital part in understanding the power of prehistoric monuments, from Neolithic temples to Bronze Age rock carvings, in relation to their landscapes...read more

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9781859738924 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, October 15, 2004, cover price $120.95 | About this edition: This book investigates the sensuous material qualities of stone--from golden honeycombed limestone, to frozen waves of Cambrian sandstone.

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Product Description: From the Stone Age to today, humans have erected stones, shaped stones, and attributed special powers to stones large and small. Gary Varner presents a sweeping historical and cultural overview of the symbolic significance of stones over the ages in an excellent reference for anyone interested in folklore, history, and the development of religion...read more

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9780875863504 | Algora Pub, August 1, 2004, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: From the Stone Age to today, humans have erected stones, shaped stones, and attributed special powers to stones large and small.

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9780875863498 | Algora Pub, August 1, 2004, cover price $21.95 | About this edition: From the Stone Age to today, humans have erected stones, shaped stones, and attributed special powers to stones large and small.

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Discusses the mystery and theories surrounding the ancient stone structure in Wiltshire, England, called Stonehenge, whose purpose has been puzzled over at least since the twelfth century. (view table of contents)

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9781590181317 | Lucent Books, April 1, 2003, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Discusses the mystery and theories surrounding the ancient stone structure in Wiltshire, England, called Stonehenge, whose purpose has been puzzled over at least since the twelfth century.

By Clive Ruggles (editor)

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9780521333818 | Cambridge Univ Pr, May 1, 1988, cover price $141.99 | also contains When the Facts Change: Essays, 1995-2010

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9780521531306 | Cambridge Univ Pr, February 1, 2003, cover price $59.99

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Examines the site of the huge stone monument known as Stonehenge, discussing who built it and the myths that have surrounded it since the twelfth century, as well as theories on when, how, and why it was constructed. (view table of contents)

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9780195143140 | Oxford Univ Pr, May 1, 2002, cover price $21.95 | About this edition: Examines the site of the huge stone monument known as Stonehenge, discussing who built it, as well as theories on when, how, and why it was constructed.

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Product Description: Reinoud de Jonge (a Dutch chemist) and Jay Wakefield (an American biologist) have specialized in the study of megalithic culture. They present their analysis of a dozen archaeological sites, showing how many petroglyphs are geographic maps...read more

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9780917054198 | Large print edition (Medical Communications & Services, January 1, 2002), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Reinoud de Jonge (a Dutch chemist) and Jay Wakefield (an American biologist) have specialized in the study of megalithic culture.

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Draws on evidence from diverse historical and archaeological sources to argue that an ancient civilization with sophisticated astronomical knowledge was able to predict and survive devastating catastrophes caused by the impact of comets. (view table of contents)

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9781862048102 | Element Books Ltd, July 1, 2000, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: Draws on evidence from diverse historical and archaeological sources to argue that an ancient civilization with sophisticated astronomical knowledge was able to predict and survive devastating catastrophes caused by the impact of comets.

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Product Description: As commonly used, the term "megaliths" refers to huge, free-standing, neolithic stones whose origin and meaning have long been debated by archaeologists and students of prehistory. Perhaps the most famous neolithic site is Stonehenge, the great circle of giant stones on Salisbury Plain in England...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780486411453 | Dover Pubns, March 17, 2000, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: As commonly used, the term "megaliths" refers to huge, free-standing, neolithic stones whose origin and meaning have long been debated by archaeologists and students of prehistory.

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Details the parallel relationship between the brightest stars in the sky, the world's largest ancient monuments, and the highest mountain peaks on Earth.

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9780722537206 | Thorsons Pub, January 1, 2000, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Details the parallel relationship between the brightest stars in the sky, the world's largest ancient monuments, and the highest mountain peaks on Earth.

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A richly illustrated study of the megalithic monuments of prehistoric Europe and North Africa examines the architectural, scientific, religious, and cultural significance of the mysterious standing stones. Original. (view table of contents)

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9780810928619 | Harry N Abrams Inc, June 1, 1999, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: A study of the megalithic monuments of prehistoric Europe and North Africa examines the architectural, scientific, religious, and cultural significance of the mysterious standing stones

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The author of Fingerprints of the Gods discusses the sophisticated geometry and astronomical alignments of the megalithic architecture and monuments of ancient cultures from many different regions of the world. Reprint. 25,000 first printing.

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9780517708118 | Crown Pub, September 1, 1998, cover price $14.99 | About this edition: Discusses the sophisticated geometry and astronomical alignments of the megalithic architecture and monuments of ancient cultures from many different regions of the world

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9780609804773 | Three Rivers Pr, November 1, 1999, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Discusses the sophisticated geometry and astronomical alignments of the megalithic architecture and monuments of ancient cultures from many different regions of the world

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Discusses the history, construction, and possible purposes of Stonehenge.

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9781560064329 | Lucent Books, April 1, 1998, cover price $27.45 | About this edition: Discusses the history, construction, and possible purposes of Stonehenge.

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