Editorial Reviews. Review. “The kind of reference manual that the Internet cannot supplant. “Arthur Goldwag is a shrewd, fair minded, learned and entertaining tour guide through a world that’s simultaneously funny and frightening. Arthur Goldwag keeps the facts straight and gives the rumors as much respect as they deserve in “Cults,Conspiracies and Secret Societies.”. Cults, Conspiracies, And Secret Societies by Arthur Goldwag, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

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The title should be at least 4 characters long. Shall we start our own conspiracy rumor here? This book is on my recommendation list. The last part of this book Secret Societies was unbearably repetitive since all of these had been discussed in the previous 2 parts.

One year per section would have been fine. One of these items ships sooner than the other.

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This is a good fun read, but not scholarly and while you may get cocktail party chatter with it, you certainly won’t get enough fodder to really disprove any conspiracy theorist out there. Since I’ve got a group of books to review from my vacation that need to get done tonight, I’m going to do this in a good old fashioned pros and cons list. Some topics are familiar–the Kennedy assassinations, the Bilderberg Conspirracies, the Illuminati, the People’s Temple and Heaven’s Gate–and some surprising, like Oulipo, a select group of intellectuals who secreg wild formulas for creating literary masterpieces, and the Chauffeurs, an eighteenth-century society of French home invaders, who set fire to their victims’ feet.


The Unbearable Lightness of Dragons. I will keep the book to review when I hear of an organization to see if it is listed in this very detailed book. The collection of information is nice, but there isn’t much new material here.

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Cilts seemed that all the secret societies followed the same pattern – created by a group of like-minded men, gained members, created rituals and secrets usually based on Masonic mumbo-jumbosocietis some influence, “secret” mumbo-jumbo was “d The cults section was riveting, qrthur was the conspiracies section.

You’d be really amazed how many cult leaders were one or both of the two witnesses to the Revelation–and even more have been the Messiah.

East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion. Jun 29, Gabriella Alexandra rated it liked it. It reads more like an encyclopedia than your typical book and would be a good reference for personal and academic studies.

An indispensable guide, Cults, Conspiracies, and Secret Societies connects the dots and sets the record straight on a host of greedy gurus and murderous messiahs, crepuscular cabals and suspicious coincidences. We appreciate your feedback.

Yes, I realize that some attribute nefarious motives to Kiwanis and Rotary members, but really? Overall, it is a good exploration into these groups and can cosnpiracies one narrow down his or her interests in cults, conspiracies, and secret societies Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. You submitted the following rating and review.


No, cancel Yes, report it Thanks! Oct 03, Brad rated it liked it. Add all three to Cart Add all three to List. Jul 30, Scott Martin rated it liked it. The last section of the book deals with Secret Societies, many of which are no longer in existence and were created during medieval times or earlier.

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Cults, Conspiracies and Secret Societies and each is packed with A-Z articles on more things than you can imagine from Area 51 to visitors from the star system Zeta Reticula. Interesting without being sensationalist or fear mongering, offering an overall viewpoint, relatively unbiased, and not glorifying them either.

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Mar 02, Tobi Grantham rated it really liked it Shelves: Ratings and Reviews 0 0 star ratings 0 reviews. The amount of research done in this book is astounding. He lives in Brooklyn, New York with his wife and family.