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The Resource Occult America : the secret history of how mysticism shaped our nation, Mitch Horowitz

Occult America : the secret history of how mysticism shaped our nation, Mitch Horowitz

Label
Occult America : the secret history of how mysticism shaped our nation
Title
Occult America
Title remainder
the secret history of how mysticism shaped our nation
Statement of responsibility
Mitch Horowitz
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Horowitz, Mitch
Dewey number
130
Index
index present
LC call number
BF1434.U6
LC item number
H67 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Occultism
  • Parapsychology
Label
Occult America : the secret history of how mysticism shaped our nation, Mitch Horowitz
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction: What is the occult? (and what is it doing in America?) -- The psychic highway -- Mystic Americans -- Don't try this at home : Ouija and the selling of spiritualism -- The science of right thinking -- The mail-order prophet -- Go tell pharaoh : the rise of magic in Afro-America -- The return of the "secret teachings" -- New deal of the ages : politics and the occult -- The masters among us -- Secrets for sale -- "The greatest mystic who ever lived in America" -- Epilogue: Aquarius rising : the new age dawns
Control code
ocn299706517
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
290 p.
Isbn
9780553806755
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009009864
System control number
  • (OCoLC)299706517
  • a869624
Label
Occult America : the secret history of how mysticism shaped our nation, Mitch Horowitz
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction: What is the occult? (and what is it doing in America?) -- The psychic highway -- Mystic Americans -- Don't try this at home : Ouija and the selling of spiritualism -- The science of right thinking -- The mail-order prophet -- Go tell pharaoh : the rise of magic in Afro-America -- The return of the "secret teachings" -- New deal of the ages : politics and the occult -- The masters among us -- Secrets for sale -- "The greatest mystic who ever lived in America" -- Epilogue: Aquarius rising : the new age dawns
Control code
ocn299706517
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
290 p.
Isbn
9780553806755
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009009864
System control number
  • (OCoLC)299706517
  • a869624

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