Stolen Legacy: Greek Philosophy Is Stolen Egyptian Philosophy

Stolen Legacy: Greek Philosophy Is Stolen Egyptian Philosophy

by George G. James
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0865433623

ISBN-13: 9780865433625

Pub. Date: 06/01/1993

Publisher: Africa World Press

Challenging the notion that civilization started in Greece, this uncompromising classic attempts to prove that the true authors of Greek philosophy were not Greeks but Egyptians. The text asserts that the praise and honor blindly given to the Greeks for centuries rightfully belong to the people of Africa, and argues that the theft of this great African legacy led to

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Challenging the notion that civilization started in Greece, this uncompromising classic attempts to prove that the true authors of Greek philosophy were not Greeks but Egyptians. The text asserts that the praise and honor blindly given to the Greeks for centuries rightfully belong to the people of Africa, and argues that the theft of this great African legacy led to the erroneous world opinion that the African continent has made no contribution to civilization. Quoting such celebrated Greek scholars as Herodotus, Hippocrates, Aristotle, Thales, and Pythagoras, who admit to the influence of Egyptian studies in their work, this edition sheds new light on traditional philosophical and historical thought. Originally published in 1954, this book features a new introduction.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780865433625
Publisher:
Africa World Press
Publication date:
06/01/1993
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
190
Product dimensions:
5.58(w) x 8.54(h) x 0.50(d)

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