Dawning of the Theosophical Movement

Dawning of the Theosophical Movement

by Michael Gomes
     
 


Historical researcher, Michael Gomes charts the dramatic origins of the theosophical movement, one of the most influential philosophical systems to arise during the last hundred years. In this skillfully woven story of the early years of theosophy, the author re-creates the key events involving Blavatsky, Olcott, and a small group of like-minded occultists. His…  See more details below

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Historical researcher, Michael Gomes charts the dramatic origins of the theosophical movement, one of the most influential philosophical systems to arise during the last hundred years. In this skillfully woven story of the early years of theosophy, the author re-creates the key events involving Blavatsky, Olcott, and a small group of like-minded occultists. His account covers the publication of Blavatsky's "occult encyclopedia", Isis Unveiled, concluding with the pilgrimage to India by the "theosophical twins."

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780835606233
Publisher:
Quest Books
Publication date:
01/28/1987
Series:
Quest Book Series
Edition description:
1st ed
Pages:
248
Product dimensions:
8.18(w) x 5.36(h) x 0.63(d)

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