Download House of Ghosts by Lawrence Kaplan PDF

By Lawrence Kaplan

Think that Raymond Chandler wrote The Winds of conflict and you'll start to comprehend why condo Of Ghosts is such assorted and compelling detective tale. Detective Joe Henderson is the trendy incarnation of Philip Marlowe--hard boiled, not easy consuming, demanding loving, delightfully cynical, providing wry observations of existence within the age of Starbucks. the story starts off within the sweltering summer time of 2000 whilst Preston Swedge, an alcoholic recluse and international conflict II veteran, has died in Westfield, New Jersey. At his property sale, retired neighborhood police detective Joe Henderson discovers a 1944 diary describing a rogue try by means of a Jewish-American pilot named Paul Rothstein to drop his bombs on Auschwitz's killing complicated the place approximately 300,000 captives have been approximately to be murdered. With the fortitude of a Maccabean zealot and the patriotism of an American freedom fighter Rothstein had got down to defy his commanders who had prohibited any try to keep Jewish lives. Joe Henderson's interest launches him on a campaign for the reality and a stunning revelation while he tracks down the final dwelling witness who can remedy the secret of why the raid by no means occurred. Epic in its breadth, residence Of Ghosts sweeps without problems from modern Westfield, New Jersey to the Princeton collage of 1939, and directly to the aerial conflict above Italy and Poland in 1944. alongside the best way you will catch up with notables resembling Charles Lindbergh, Treasury Secretary Henry Morgenthau, Jr., common Fulgencio Batista, and Alina Gilbert, the unique dancer who is helping to make this the most well liked summer time on checklist.

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Download The Way of Orisa: Empowering Your Life Through the Ancient by Philip J. Neimark PDF

By Philip J. Neimark

Carried to the Americas via slaves, the 8,000-year-old philosophy of Ifa originated with the Yoruba peoples of West Africa. Ifa's enduring message of energy and internal peace, person who deals how to harmonize our non secular and worldly goals, is having fun with a resurgence of recognition within the West.

Written by means of an avid pupil and comprehensive practitioner, the best way of the Orisa offers a thrilling creation to the orisa, the strong messenger spirits who act as our own guardians. via fables, rituals, prayers and easy directions, Philip Neimark indicates how we will be able to additional our own pursuits by means of cultivating the loving aid of orisa energy.

Joyous, clever and eminently functional, the best way of the Orisa brings a colourful old culture to modern lifestyles.

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Download Haunted Jacksonville: History and Hauntings of the "Athens by Troy Taylor, Lisa Taylor Horton PDF

By Troy Taylor, Lisa Taylor Horton

Haunted Jacksonville
History & Hauntings of the "Athens of the West"
by Troy Taylor and Lisa Taylor Horton

More than one hundred fifty years in the past, Jacksonville was once dubbed the “Athens of the West” by way of the settlers who carved it from the prairie land of the Illinois. It was once a spot of upper studying, tradition, historical past – and hauntings. Over the many years, town has been domestic to 3 Illinois governors, presidential nominees, and holds a distinct position in background because the domestic of the “Big Eli,” the world’s first moveable Ferris Wheel. It additionally holds an odd position in America’s supernatural historical past. In 1847, Jacksonville turned domestic to the Illinois country Asylum and clinic for the Insane. It used to be the following in 1865 younger girl named Mary Roff died below mysterious situations. greater than 12 years later, Mary’s spirit allegedly possessed the physique of a tender lady named Lurancy Vennum and have become often called the “Watseka Wonder,” a phenomenon that is still probably the most documented supernatural occasions of all time.

Join writer Troy Taylor and Jacksonville local Lisa Taylor Horton as they discover the historical past and hauntings of the “Athens of the West,” essentially the most mysterious cities in Illinois. inside those pages, they’ll exhibit the background of the hauntings that also linger in Jacksonville and should frequently divulge the real tales in the back of the stories which have been a part of neighborhood lore for generations. This chilling quantity contains vintage money owed of Jacksonville’s well-known and little-known haunted locations like Illinois collage, MacMurray university, The Emporium, Hockenhull development, Dunlap inn, the true tale of the Jacksonville Theatre Guild and lots more and plenty extra! It units the checklist instantly on lots of Jacksonville’s most renowned haunts – proving that fact fairly is way stranger than fiction!

Inspired through the preferred Haunted Jacksonville excursions, this booklet tells the tale of ways town grew to become so haunted and earned its acceptance as one of many spookiest locations in Illinois. It’s a narrative you won’t quickly forget!

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Download The Vanishers by Heidi Julavits PDF

By Heidi Julavits

From the acclaimed novelist and The Believer editor HEIDI JULAVITS, a wildly creative and emotionally extreme novel approximately moms, daughters, and the psychic harm girls can inflict on one another.

Is the bond among mom and daughter unbreakable, even through death?

Julia Severn is a scholar at an elite institute for psychics. Her mentor, the mythical Madame Ackermann, through jealousy, refuses to cross the torch to her younger disciple. as an alternative, she topics Julia to the humiliation of reliving her mother's suicide whilst Julia was once an baby. because the lock horns, and Julia earnings strength, Madame Ackermann launches a determined psychic assault that leaves Julia the sufferer of a crippling ailment.

Julia retreats to a faceless activity in long island. yet others have famous Julia's rising presents, and shortly she's recruited to trace down an elusive lacking person—a arguable artist who may have a connection to her mom. As Julia sifts via ghosts and astral clues, every little thing she proposal she knew of her mom is named into query, and he or she discovers that her skill to grasp the minds of others—including her own—goes a long way deeper than she ever imagined.

As robust and gripping as all of Julavits's acclaimed novels, The Vanishers is a beautiful meditation on grief, lady contention, and the livid energy of a daughter's love.

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Download Hidden Secrets: Attract Everything You Want by Carl Nagel PDF

By Carl Nagel

Use historical magic to attract cash and luck to you. a unprecedented golden chance that you should reap the benefits of this lengthy awaited manuscript of historic secrets and techniques from the best dwelling Adept grasp ever. Carl Nagle is a latest day wizard with the impressive skill to assist flip your lifestyles round together with his personal model of wizardry to deliver you what you search: move checks, magical luck, carry concord, confuse enemies, locate misplaced items, allure funds, cease gossip, go back and forth appropriately, allure the other intercourse, in achieving political targets, carry riches, conquer competition, recognize the long run, honours and reputation, defense from actual damage, vanquish enemies, reason discord, guard the house, dispel evil, detect hidden abilities, deliver a lover, and extra.

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Download The Golden Dawn: The Original Account of the Teachings, by Israel Regardie, John Michael Greer PDF

By Israel Regardie, John Michael Greer

First released in 1937, Israel Regardie’s The Golden sunrise has turn into the main influential sleek guide of magical conception and perform. during this new, definitive version, famous pupil John Michael Greer has taken this crucial source again to its unique, genuine shape. With extra illustrations, a twenty-page colour insert, extra unique fabric, and refreshed layout and typography, this strong paintings returns to its actual stature as a latest masterpiece.

An crucial textbook for college students of the occult, The Golden sunrise contains occult symbolism and Qabalistic philosophy, education equipment for constructing magical and clairvoyant powers, rituals that summon and banish non secular potencies, secrets and techniques of creating and consecrating magical instruments, and lots more and plenty extra.

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Download The Philosopher's Stone: Spiritual Alchemy, Psychology, and by Israel Regardie PDF

By Israel Regardie

A re-creation of Regardie's vintage text

In the mid-1930s, Israel Regardie had an perception into figuring out alchemical writings. the end result used to be The Philosopher's Stone, the place he analyzed 3 17th-century alchemical works symbolically, psychologically, and through magickal energy.

Now, famed occultists stylish and Tabatha Cicero deliver this booklet into the twenty first century. the unique is totally reproduced right here. The Hebrew transliterations were up-to-date with smooth kinds and the textual content is totally annotated and defined. further are those new features:
• New introduction
• New illustrations
• Biographical dictionary
• Glossary
• source list
• Bibliography
• Index
• Plus, 5 new unique articles
† "The non secular Alchemy of the Golden Dawn" by way of stylish Cicero
† "Intro to Alchemy: A Golden sunrise Perspective" through Mark Stavish
† "Basic Alchemy for the Golden Dawn" and "Golden sunrise Ritual technique and Alchemy" by means of Samuel Scarborough
† "The Elixir of the Sun" via Steven Marshall
† "Solve Et Coagula: the marriage of Sol and Luna" through the Ciceros

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Download Alchemy: Science of the Cosmos, Science of the Soul by Titus Burckhardt PDF

By Titus Burckhardt

Non secular attainment has often been defined as a change wherein a human's leaden, uninteresting nature is again to its golden nation. This splendidly insightful quantity introduces a few of the metaphors helpful for developing attitudes required for the soul's development: belief, self assurance, desire, and detachment. it's a reminder that after any substance or entity undergoes dissolution, it needs to finally be resolved or re-crystalized in a brand new, in all likelihood better and extra noble form.

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Download Self-Initiation Into the Golden Dawn Tradition: A Complete by Chic Cicero, Sandra Tabatha Cicero PDF

By Chic Cicero, Sandra Tabatha Cicero

The airtight Order of the Golden sunrise has been one among an important Western magical platforms for over a century. even supposing a lot in their wisdom has been released, to truly input the method required initiation inside of a Golden sunrise temple — before.

Regardless of your magical wisdom or historical past, you could research and reside the Golden sunrise culture with the 1st useful advisor to Golden sunrise initiation. Self-Initiation into the Golden sunrise Tradition by way of stylish and Sandra Tabatha Cicero bargains self-paced guideline through senior adepts of this magical order.

For the 1st time, the esoteric rituals of the Golden sunrise are in actual fact specified by step by step counsel that's transparent and easy-to-follow. learning the information Lectures, training day-by-day rituals, doing meditations, and taking self-graded assessments will improve your studying. Initiation rituals were accurately reinterpreted so that you can practice them your self. Upon final touch of this workbook, you could really say that you're practising the Golden sunrise culture with an in-depth wisdom of qabalah, astrology, Tarot, geomancy, non secular alchemy, and extra, all of which you may study from Self-Initiation into the Golden sunrise culture.

·No desire for staff club
·Instructions are freed from jargon and intricate language
·Lessons don't require familiarity with magical traditions
·Grade rituals from Neophyte to Portal
·Link along with your better Self

If you've ever puzzled what it might be prefer to study the Golden sunrise approach, Self-Initiation into the Golden sunrise Tradition explains all of it. the teachings stick with a dependent plan, including increasingly more details with every one component of the publication. Did you actually examine the cloth? discover by utilizing the written assessments and checking them with the integrated solutions. here's a probability to determine if the Golden sunrise approach is the precise course for you or so as to add any a part of their knowledge and methods to the method you keep on with. begin with this booklet now.

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Download The Ultimate Evil : The Truth about the Cult Murders: Son of by Maury Terry PDF

By Maury Terry

Out of print.

All too short description from the publisher:
Satanic Cult, real Crime.
(Well, "Luciferian/occult" crime, to be specific.)

Too a lot is to be acknowledged approximately this terror and his accomplices (!) which have been even spoken approximately in the police research, many times... specially firstly. There's an all too vital passing point out to the direct with Scientology estate. but, hypothesis apart during this monstrous and excellently researched paintings, there's good enough to contemplate... rules that just recently, Berkowitz has acknowledged himself, regardless of worry of his relations being murdered. He unearths many ideas that the mainstream media has now not lined thoroughly, either heavily-weighted insinuations (of Berkowitz) and the astute/persistent explorer of darkness, Maury Terry.

From readers:
"I am not likely to claim much approximately this ebook. humans supply adequate info in stories to inform what it truly is approximately. I spent massive period of time getting to know what's defined during this publication, taking a look at basic resources, newspaper articles, court docket files, etc... and what i've got came across is extra frightening than phrases can describe."

""This publication places the full grow to be viewpoint with the weather of Manson, the leisure undefined, mafia, cults, satan worshippers, pedophiles and top classification perverts as a motive force. the writer mentions the London scene, Marianne trustworthy, Kenneth Anger and the Stones in passing. …
Many song celebrities have been into the occult (from Satanic to S&M to Nazi symbols and subject matters) from the overdue 60's during the 70's. It jogged my memory that have been into the occult fringe the writer describes. …
In addition to the entire intermeshed tentacles of this Godless underground of killers and perverts, it truly is frightening that the author's phrases and pictures reminds us that Berkowitz and many the opposite criminals concerned seemed like ordinary humans, had nine to five day jobs as trades humans, medical professionals, attorneys, policemen, and so on. i suppose you by no means recognize who's sitting subsequent to you at the subway or who's knocking at your door.""

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