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What Wise Men Do: The Secret World of Conan Doyle, Bram Stoker, Jules Verne and the Unseen Hand

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Over the course of human history there have been many men who have stood out amongst the rest. Whether writers of fiction, great physicians or even politicians, these men may in fact share a common purpose, regardless of the age they ...
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Overview

Over the course of human history there have been many men who have stood out amongst the rest. Whether writers of fiction, great physicians or even politicians, these men may in fact share a common purpose, regardless of the age they lived in. What Wise Men Do analyses various great men such as:

Paracelsus

Grand Master Pinto of the Knights of Malta

Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

Jules Verne

H. G. Wells

Bram Stoker

Bob Kane (creator of Batman)

In this series of investigations a thread of truth is discovered, revealing an inner yearning linked to our own evolutionary path and shared by each and every one of the individuals in question.
What Wise Men Do, investigates concepts of magic as seen in each age and questions the truth of the statements against modern science and even theoretical science. In each case some new and startling discovery is made, making this compelling book a revelation from chapter to chapter.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780955597091
  • Publisher: Temple Publications
  • Publication date: 12/1/2011
  • Pages: 156
  • Product dimensions: 6.00 (w) x 9.00 (h) x 1.00 (d)

Meet the Author

Philip Gardiner is published in several languages including English, Czech, Romanian, Greek, Polish, Portuguese, Spanish, Italian, German, Estonian and many more. His books include: The Serpent Grail, The Shining Ones, Gnosis: The Secret of Solomon's Temple Revealed, The Ark, The Shroud and Mary, Secret Societies, Gateways to the Otherworld, The Bond Code, Secrets of the Serpent and a fiction entitled Brotherhood of the Snake. He has made several award winning documentaries, appeared on both Discovery and History Channel.
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