Monday, January 27, 2014

Giants Who Ruled America

This book by Richard J. Dewhurst is absolutely fascinating! Months ago, I read a newspaper account of giant skeletons being unearthed in North East America in 1912. Intrigued, I started doing more research, and then found Dewhurst's book. I can hardly put it down. Rather than trying to explain the contents...the following comes directly from the back cover:

"Drawing on 400 years of newspaper articles and photos, first-person accounts, state historical records, and illustrated field reports, Richard J. Dewhurst reveals not only that North America  was one ruled by an advanced race of giants but also that the Smithsonian has been actively suppressing the physical evidence for nearly 150 years. He shows how thousands of giant skeletons have been unearthed at Mound Builder sites across the continent, only to disappear from the historical record.  He examines other concealed giant discoveries, such as the giant mummies found in Spirit Cave, Nevada, wrapped in fine textiles and dated to 8000 BCE; the hundreds of red-haired bog mummies found at sinkhole..."

Note: My favorite photograph is that of an eight foot "queen" (Page 127)