The Shattering of the Great Planets Hesperus & Phaethon

& the ensuing Destructions & Floods on Earth... by Johann Gottlieb Radlof

The Shattering of the great planets Hesperus and Phaethon destructions floods on earth>

In this erudite book first published in Berlin in 1823, one of the great philologists of the XIX century sets out to investigate the memory of ancient catastrophes and environmental changes which he suspects to inform humanity's most sacred myths.

Translated by Anne-Marie de Grazia