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909 BOOTH
  
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New York : The Overlook Press, 2011.
Description:
603 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 21 cm.
  
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Edition:
Rev. pbk. [ed.]
Summary:
An intellectual tour of the world's lesser-known histories offers a collection of alternate views that are drawn from a premise that history has been recorded from the corrupted perspectives of its victors.
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Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 583-595) and index.
Contents:
In the beginning -- A short walk in the ancient woods -- The Garden of Eden -- Lucifer, the light of the world -- The gods who loved women -- The assassination of the Green King -- The age of demi-gods and heroes -- The Sphinx and the timelock -- The neolithic Alexander the Great -- The way of the wizard -- Getting to grips with matter -- The descent into darkness -- Reason--and how to rise above it -- The mysteries of Greece and Rome -- The sun god returns -- The tyranny of the fathers -- The age of Islam -- The wise demon of the Templars -- Fools for love -- The green one behind the worlds -- The Rosicrucian age -- Occult Catholicism -- The occult roots of science -- The age of Freemasonry -- The mystical-sexual revolution -- The illuminati and the rise of unreason -- The mystic death of humanity -- Wednesday, Thursday, Friday.
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9781590201626
1590201620
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