Secret History of the West: The Influence of Secret Organizations on Western History from the Renaissance to the 20th Century

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Western civilization as we know it today is not the end result of steady progress, but of series of revolutions. The radical departure from orthodox history that Nicholas Hagger takes is to show how all these-the Protestant Revolution, which in turn provided the idealogical foundations of the English, American, French and Russian-have their roots in ideas and influences that have hitherto been unexpressed, secret.

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Overview

Western civilization as we know it today is not the end result of steady progress, but of series of revolutions. The radical departure from orthodox history that Nicholas Hagger takes is to show how all these-the Protestant Revolution, which in turn provided the idealogical foundations of the English, American, French and Russian-have their roots in ideas and influences that have hitherto been unexpressed, secret.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781905047048
  • Publisher: Axis Mundi Books
  • Publication date: 12/15/2005
  • Pages: 464
  • Product dimensions: 6.18 (w) x 9.00 (h) x 1.43 (d)

Table of Contents

Introduction : 550 years of revolutions 19
Pt. 1 The Protestant Revolution
Ch. 1 The Reformation Revolution 24
Ch. 2 The Puritan Revolution 74
Ch. 3 The Glorious Revolution 162
Pt. 2 Towards a universal republic
Ch. 4 The American Revolution 222
Ch. 5 The French Revolution 281
Ch. 6 The Imperialist Revolution in Britain and Germany 358
Ch. 7 The Russian Revolution 404
Ch. 8 Conclusion : revolutions' common source 465
App. A The hidden hand in Western history
App. B The hidden hand : the Kabbalistic roots of revolution
App. C Venetian foreign policy and Rosicrucian Freemasonry
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