Exodus Lost (Paperback)

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Exodus Lost (Paperback)


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Exodus Lost begins with a fascinating inquiry into the rise of the Olmecs, the first civilization of ancient Mexico and Central America. More than just a historical record, this book provides a voyage of discovery that challenges preconceived notions and highlights the ingenuity and resilience of our ancestors. Its riveting historical narrative masterfully blends rigorous scholarship with captivating storytelling to take readers on an exhilarating journey across continents and through centuries. Whether you're a history buff, a student of ancient cultures, or simply a lover of great storytelling, Exodus Lost offers something for everyone. Meticulously researched and richly illustrated with 126 photos, maps, and engravings.

S. C. Compton has been fascinated with ancient civilizations since childhood adventures living in the rainforests of Peru with his grandparents and exploring Incan ruins in the nearby Andes. He went on to obtain a Bachelor of Arts in the Humanities cum laude from Shimer College, a Master of Liberal Arts from the University of Chicago, a Master of Arts in Literature from Northwestern University, and studied at Oxford University and in Switzerland at L'Abri. Compton dedicated 14 years to the research and writing of Exodus Lost, including travels to archaeological sites in Egypt, Mexico, Greece, Israel, and Turkey and to relevant museum and library holdings across Mexico, Europe, and America. He currently edits academic journals in the fields of history and literature for Oxford University Press.
Product Details ISBN: 9781439276839
ISBN-10: 1439276838
Publisher: Booksurge Publishing
Publication Date: November 24th, 2010
Pages: 346
Language: English