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By Tobias Churton

ISBN-10: 1780280122

ISBN-13: 9781780280127

ISBN-10: 1780283849

ISBN-13: 9781780283845

This definitive biography of Aleister Crowley (1875–1947), the main infamous and arguable non secular determine of the 20 th century, brings jointly a lifetime of world-shaking ‘magick’, sexual and mental experimentation on the outer limits, world-record-beating hiking and startling prophetic energy – in addition to poetry, experience, espionage, knowledge, extra, and highbrow brilliance. The e-book finds the guy in the back of the appalling recognition, demolishing a century of scandalmongering that persuaded the realm that Crowley used to be a black magician, a traitor and a sexual wastrel, hooked on medicines and delinquent posing, instead of the excellent fact that Crowley was once a genius as major as Jung, Freud or Einstein.

Churton has loved the entire co-operation of the world’s Crowley students to make sure the accuracy and plausibility of his riveting narrative. the writer has additionally been in touch with Crowley’s grandson, who has vouchsafed infrequent, formerly untold money owed of relations relationships. the result's an intimate portrait that hasn't ever sooner than been proven, and person who has nice emotional impact.

The booklet includes the 1st ever entire research of Crowley’s excellent relatives history – together with evidence he hid in his lifetime for worry of social prejudice.

Tobias Churton additionally offers us a close account of Crowley’s paintings as a British secret agent in the course of international battle I in Berlin in the course of the early Nineteen Thirties and through international conflict II. this knowledge has now not been on hand to any earlier biographer.

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