The Secret King: The Myth and Reality of Nazi Occultism

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Feral House, 2007 - History - 197 pages
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The Secret King is the first book to explode many myths surrounding the popular idea of Nazi occultism, while presenting the actual esoteric rituals used by Heinrich Himmler's SS under the influence of rune magician Karl-Maria Wiligut, the “Secret King of Germany.”

Stephen E. Flowers, PhD, is a prolific writer and translator in the fields of runology and the history of occultism. He is also the author of books on magical runic traditions under the pen name Edred Thorsson.

Michael Moynihan co-authored the best-selling, award-winning book Lords of Chaos. He also co-edits the esoteric journal Tyr.

 

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Contents

ABBREVIATIONS
9
THE MYTH AND REALITY
15
The Main Sources Behind the Myth
21
Spiritual Currents in the Third Reich
30
Sympathetic Postwar Mythmakers
36
THE REALITY OF NAZI OCCULTISM
42
Wiliguts Ideology
60
Wiliguts Legacy
68
The Creative Spiral of the WorldEgg 1934
106
Zodiacal Signs and Constellations 1935
112
Kalic Solution to an Inscription in the Church
118
Description of the Evolution of Humanity 1936
126
NOTES TO THE HALGARITA CHARMS
139
TEXTS RELATING TO WILIGUT
151
NameGiving Rite SS Document 1937
158
An Interview with
174

ON TRANSLATING READING WILIGUTS WORKS
72
The Nine Commandments of Gôt 1908
79
Whispering of Gotos RuneKnowledge 1934
85
Runes Rown Numbers Speak 1934
99
CHRONOLOGY OF THE LIFE OF K M WILIGUT
187
ABOUT THE CONTRIBUTORS
198
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Stephen E. Flowers, PhD, is a prolific writer and translator in the fields of early Germanic history, runology, and the history of occultism. He is also the author of bestselling books on magical runic traditions under the pen-name Edred Thorsson.

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