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The Occult in America

The Occult in America

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Published by University of Illinois Press in Urbana .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Occultism -- United States -- History,
  • Spiritualism -- United States -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index

    Statementedited by Howard Kerr and Charles L. Crow
    ContributionsKerr, Howard, Crow, Charles L
    The Physical Object
    Pagination246 p. :
    Number of Pages246
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16255372M
    ISBN 100252013603

    He recounts the history in a series of stories, generally chronological, that include the ouija and the selling of spiritualism the mail-order prophet, the rise of magic in Afro-America, the return . Read "Occult America White House Seances, Ouija Circles, Masons, and the Secret Mystic History of Our Nation" by Mitch Horowitz available from Rakuten Kobo. From its earliest days, 1/5.

      President Ronald Reagan adopted phraseology and ideas from the writings of an occult scholar, Manly P. Hall, of Los Angeles, according to Horowitz, who in wrote a book . Occult America - Occult America audiobook, by Mitch Horowitz Americans have long had a fixation with the occult. Now, well-known writer and expert on the occult Mitch Horowitz 3/5.

    But it was the faction known as the “occult” that most closely unified radical communitarians like Kelpius. Seeking to identify the “mystical doorways of realization and secret ways of knowing,” .   Mitch Horowitz composed Occult America as an overview of alternative spiritualities rising in early America, not glorified conspiracy porn (I tend to read those .


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Occult America is a serious, wide-ranging study of all the magical, mystical, and spiritual movements that have arisen and influenced American history in often-surprising ways.” —. Occult America: White House Seances, Ouija Circles, Masons, and the Secret Mystic History of Our Nation - Kindle edition by Horowitz, Mitch.

Download it once and read it on your Kindle /5(). Writer and scholar Manly P. Hall () is one of the most significant names in the study of the esoteric, symbolic, and occult.

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