Robert Temple traces the traditions of the Dogon and three related tribes back 5000 years to the ancienct Mediterranean cultures of Sumer and Egypt. He shows a knowledge dependent on physics and astrophysics, which they claimed was imported to them by alien visitors from the star system Sirius.
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Using research in physics and astrophysics, Temple investigates the beliefs of some present-day African tribes that civilisation on Earth is the result of contact from inhabitants of a planet in the system of the star Sirius prior to 3000 BC.
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Book Description Arrow Books Ltd, 1999. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0099257440