Lucifer Rising: British Intelligence and the Occult in the by Nicholas Booth

By Nicholas Booth

Lucifer emerging unravels for the 1st time the myths surrounding the main surreal but, finally, seriously-intended mystery operations of the second one international battle whilst Britain stood by myself opposed to the Nazis.

Featuring an eccentric forged of characters, together with the writer of James Bond, the self-proclaimed ‘wickedest guy within the world’, a cross-dressing astrologer and the Deputy Führer, bestselling writer Nicholas sales space weaves jointly a major narrative approximately spying, sabotage, bizarre innovations, black propaganda or even the tried harnessing of the occult because the British mystery provider sought desperately to achieve the higher give up the Nazis by way of no matter what capacity attainable.

Using hitherto mystery documents – many just recently published – Lucifer emerging exhibits how not anything used to be thought of too outrageous within the determined struggle opposed to the Nazi regime, together with the tried manipulation of the occult and astrology with usually accidentally hilarious results.

Show description

Read or Download Lucifer Rising: British Intelligence and the Occult in the Second World War PDF

Best uk history books

Britain As A Military Power, 1688-1815

In 1688, Britain used to be effectively invaded, its military and military not able to avoid the overthrow of the govt. 1815, Britain was once the most powerful energy on this planet with the main capable army and the biggest empire. Britain had not just performed a trendy position within the defeat of Napoleonic France, yet had additionally verified itself as an important energy in South Asia and was once unsurpassed in her worldwide succeed in.

After the Civil Wars: English Politics and Government in the Reign of Charles II

The 1st research of recovery England from the viewpoint of either rulers and governed, this quantity deals an essential reappraisal of 17th century England. The civil wars had a tense influence at the English humans: stories of bloodshed and destruction and the final word horror of the execution of Charles I persisted to be invoked for many years afterwards.

English Inland Trade

The Southampton brokage books are the easiest resource for English inland exchange ahead of sleek instances. inner alternate constantly matched out of the country exchange. among 1430 and 1540 the brokage sequence files all departures via Southampton’s Bargate, the landlord, carter, commodity, volume, vacation spot and date, and lots of deliveries too.

The Wars of the Roses: Politics and the Constitution in England, c.1437–1509 (Cambridge Medieval Textbooks)

It is a new interpretation of English politics through the prolonged interval starting with nearly all of Henry VI in c. 1437 as much as the accession of Henry VII in 1509. The later 15th century in England is a a bit baffling and it sounds as if incoherent interval which historians and historical past scholars have stumbled on continuously tricky to deal with.

Additional resources for Lucifer Rising: British Intelligence and the Occult in the Second World War

Sample text

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.76 of 5 – based on 12 votes