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The Cosmic Serpent: DNA and the Origins of Knowledge

By: Jeremy Narby

272 pages, Illus

Phoenix Publishers

Paperback | Oct 1999 | #103072 | ISBN: 075380851X
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Hardback | Dec 1998 | #86240 | ISBN: 0575066148
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Investigation of Peruvian Indian claims to knowledge of biochemistry, communicated to them under hallucinogenic influence. Narby argues that ancient peoples have, for example, known of the double helix for millennia.

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