The Treasure of Solomon in Istanbul

In my latest article, I chronicle the plight of history’s most infamous relics from their capture in Jerusalem to Rome, Carthage and finally Constantinople, and explore the possibility that some may remain hidden in plain sight in the Privy Chamber of Istanbul’s Topkapi Palace (among other local sites).

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I love Istanbul, as you know, and it was a joy to conduct this research. I hope you like it.

You can read it here: http://andrewgough.co.uk/articles_treasures/

Heretic Magazine Issue 10

Summer is here and, just like the Heretic Magazine Issue 10, it is hot, steamy and something you have no doubt eagerly awaited for weeks. I know I have.

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As you delve into our latest assortment of heretical holiday companions, remember that we call our magazine the Heretic because heresy is how we keep our sanity in a world where media and puppet masters create the agenda and manipulate the masses. Heresy is how we fight back. Heresy is good.

I am especially excited about Heretic Magazine Issue 10, for it includes my latest article, and one that I was inspired to write after I toured Mexico last year, and began studying the curious, Book of Mormon.

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You’ve seen the musical, now feast on the facts. In From Mesopotamia to Mesoamerica; Hunting for History in the Book of Mormon, I comb the pages of the controversial Latter-Day Saint text in search of irrefutable proof that the peculiar tale actually does chronicle elements of real history. What I have uncovered may surprise you. It surprised me.

As always, you can check out the latest Heretic Magazine content here: http://thehereticmagazine.com/buy/

The Heretic Magazine Issue 9

The Heretic Magazine Issue 9 is out, and I am very excited about this issue; fabulous insights from the some of the worlds most renowned and innovative voices.

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You can watch my video editorial introducing the new issue here.

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And of course each article is minted with the luscious designs of The Heretic Magazine Creative Director, Mark Foster.

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I am also proud to debut my research into the magical Mesopotamian cultures and their veneration of the bee. Might the ‘bag’ that Assyrian and other ancient cultures around the world portrayed in their reliefs be related to bees? I explore that possibility in my latest article.

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I hope you can check it out. You can purchase The Heretic Magazine Issue 9 here.