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The Pseudoscience Wars - a book by Gordin, Michael D.

The Pseudoscience Wars

Immanuel Velikovsky and the Birth of the Modern Fringe

The Pseudoscience Wars( )
Author: Gordin, Michael D.
Publication Date:Aug 2013
Publisher:University of Chicago Press
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $17.50
Book Description:

Properly analyzed, the collective mythological and religious writings of humanity reveal that around 1500 BC, a comet swept perilously close to Earth, triggering widespread natural disasters and threatening the destruction of all life before settling into solar orbit as Venus, our nearest planetary neighbor.   Sound implausible? Well, from 1950 until the late 1970s, a huge number of people begged to differ, as they devoured Immanuel Velikovsky's...
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Detailed Subjects: Biography & Autobiography / Science & Technology
Religion / Religion & Science
Science / Life Sciences / Genetics & Genomics
Science / History
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6 x 9 x 0.9 Inches
Book Weight:0.854 Pounds

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