Whisperers: The Secret History of the Spirit World

Whisperers: The Secret History of the Spirit World

by J. H. Brennan
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Whisperers: The Secret History of the Spirit World by J. H. Brennan

Is it possible that major world events are affected by spirits--even if one doesn't believe in them? Can it be that everything from decisions about peace and war to the food we eat and the gods we pray to may have roots in the disembodied voices whispering in the ears of popes and prophets, politicians and prime ministers, dictators and kings?

It may seem incredible, but as J. H. Brennan reveals in this eye-opening new history, there is a wealth of evidence to suggest that such whisperings are not only possible, but that they have occurred again and again, subtly directing the course of human events.

In Whisperers, bestselling novelist and expert on the occult J. H. Brennan explores how the "spirit world"--whether we believe in it or not--has influenced our own since the dawn of civilization. With a novelist's flair and a scholar's keen eye, Brennan details the supernatural affinities of world leaders from King Nebuchadnezzar to Adolf Hitler, showing how the decisions and policies of each have been shaped by their supernatural beliefs and encounters. Brennan also examines the impact of visions, from Shamanism in native cultures to prophets such as Joan of Arc. Chronicling millennia of contact between the spirit world and our own, Whisperers presents an entirely new and different way to look at history.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781468308693
Publisher: The Overlook Press
Publication date: 06/13/2013
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 400
Sales rank: 972,732
File size: 6 MB
Age Range: 18 Years

About the Author

J.H. Brennan is the author of more than twenty books, including the New York Times bestselling Faerie Wars series of novels and numerous books on the occult. He holds a Master’s degree from the University of Exeter.

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Whisperers: The Secret History of the Spirit World 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
Pelicano More than 1 year ago
A real wow — provocative and thoughtful as well as thorough. Thank you to Brennan for a fascinating page turner that leaves the reader with a burning curiosity to investigate on their own the countless fascinating threads. 
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
loved this book. Excellent account of use of spirit guides through out the ages.Fascinating and intellectual without being boring or monotonous.