An old Native American legend tells of 13 crystal skulls the size of human skulls that were said to contain information about the origins and destiny of humankind. The legend said that one day, at a time of great need, all the crystal skulls would be rediscovered and brought together to reveal information vital to the future of humanity. Earlier this century, a real crystal skull was discovered by a British explorer deep in the jungles of Central America. Since then, several other crystal skulls have also come to light. As enigmatic as the Pyramids of the Sphinx, the crystal skulls have created a storm of archaeological controversy. What were the results of the tests carried out on the skulls by scientists at Hewlett Packard? Do the crystal skulls really possess telepathic qualities? Why do Native American elders claim the crystal skulls are stores of great knowledge, programmed with an important message for humankind? In a detective story with amazing implications, the authors set out on an incredible quest to find the truth.