Re: "Sagan and Velikovsky" to appear in local book stores
William Barwell (wbarwell@Starbase.NeoSoft.COM)
1 Feb 1995 02:11:48 -0600
In article <firstname.lastname@example.org>,
Matt McIrvin <email@example.com> wrote:
>In article <CARROLL.95Jan24114051@quadriga.cis.udel.edu>,
>Mark C. Chu-Carroll <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>>No one wanted Velikovsky's view to not be published at all. The goal
>>was to have them published under *the appropriate imprint*. If _WiC_
>>was published as a comparative mythology book, there would never have
>>been any uproar at all.
>I'm not so sure about this. I've heard that researchers in
>comparative mythology find _WiC_ just as ridiculous as astronomers do,
>though for a different set of reasons.
Historians and archeologists find Velikovsky a crank too.
A real polymath crank.
SubGenius Pope Of Houston