Raising Hell: A Concise History of the Black Arts - and by Robert Masello

By Robert Masello

Book Details:

ISBN: 0399522387
EAN: 0000000000000
ASIN: 0399522387
Publisher: Perigee Trade
Publication Date: 1996-10-01
Number of Pages: 256
Website: Amazon, LibraryThing, Google Books, Goodreads

Synopsis from Amazon:

Here, in a single spellbinding quantity, is a historical past of the foremost occult arts as they've been practiced from historical Babylon to the current day. elevating Hell weaves heritage with myths, charges, anecdotes, and illustrations, to supply a brilliant chronicle of the evolution of the occult arts. This definitive resource bargains a compelling examine the black arts and those that risked their lives to discover them.

GoodReads writer Information:

Author Name: Robert Masello

Author Description: Robert Masello is an award-winning journalist, television author, and the bestselling writer of many novels and nonfiction books. His most modern thrillers comprise BLOOD AND ICE, THE MEDUSA AMULET, and THE ROMANOV go, all released by means of Bantam/Random condo.
he's additionally the writer of 2 renowned experiences of the Occult -- FALLEN ANGELS AND SPIRITS OF THE darkish and elevating HELL: A CONCISE historical past OF THE BLACK ARTS.
His books on writing contain author TELLS ALL and the school room staple, ROBERT'S principles OF WRITING.
His television credit contain such well known indicates as "Charmed," "Sliders," Early Edition," and "Poltergeist: the Legacy."
a local of Evanston, Illinois, he studied writing at Princeton college below Robert Stone and Geoffrey Wolff, and now lives a couple of blocks from the seashore in Santa Monica, CA.

Author URL: http://www.goodreads.com/author/show/201369

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