His epic masterwork Speaks the Nightbird, a journey de strength of witch hunt terror in a colonial city, used to be hailed by way of Sandra Brown as "deeply satisfying...told with matchless perception into the human soul." Now, Robert McCammon brings the hero of that spellbinding novel, Matthew Corbett, to eighteenth-century long island, the place a killer wields a bloody and terrifying energy over a bustling urban carving out its identification -- and over Matthew's personal doubtful future.
The unsolved homicide of a revered healthcare professional has despatched ripples of worry all through a urban teeming with lifestyles, noise, and trade. Who snuffed out the nice man's existence with the diminish of a blade on a nighttime road? The neighborhood printmaster has categorised the fiend "the Masker," including gas to a unstable mystery...while younger legislation clerk Matthew Corbett has different obsessions in brain. Earnest and hardworking, Matthew spends his worthy spare time trying to vindicate the abuses he witnessed becoming up within the Sainted John domestic for Boys, by the hands of its gigantic headmaster. yet Matthew's actual calling lies now not in avenging the prior yet salvaging the long run -- for while the Masker claims a brand new sufferer, Matthew Saulis lured right into a maze of forensic clues and heart-pounding research that would either try out his usual penchant for detection and inflame his starvation for justice.
within the strangest twist of all, the foremost to unmasking the Masker may well anticipate in an asylum the place the Queen of Bedlam reigns -- and just a guy of Matthew's cause and empathy can liberate her secrets and techniques. From the seaport to Wall highway, from society mansions to gutters glimmering with blood spilled by means of a deviant, Matthew's quest will tauntingly exhibit the solutions he seeks -- and the chilling truths he can't get away.
By Douglas Preston, Lincoln Child
Hidden deep underneath ny lies a warren of tunnels, sewers, and galleries, usually forgotten through those that stroll the streets above. There lies the final word mystery of the Museum Beat. while grotesquely deformed skeletons are came across deep within the dust off the big apple coastline, museum curator Margo eco-friendly is termed in to assist the research. Margo needs to once more workforce up with police lieutenant D'Agosta and FBI agent Pendergast, in addition to the intense Dr. Frock, to attempt and remedy the puzzle. the path quickly leads deep underground, the place they are going to face the awakening of a snoozing nightmare... in Reliquary, from bestselling coauthors Douglas Preston and Lincoln baby.
By Christopher Knight, Robert Lomas
* what's the typical view of historical past is totally unsuitable? * What if technology and writing built from a complicated prehistoric civilisation within the British Isles? * what's written proof within the useless Sea Scrolls documents megalithic heritage and offers the plans for a computer which can rebuild civilisation following an international disaster? * And what if Jesus and his brother James have been practitioners of megalithic astronomy? In URIEL'S computer Knight & Lomas supply robust new proof that our planet used to be hit through seven mountain-sized lumps of comet, making a sequence of big waves that ripped around the globe. placing jointly the newest findings of prime geologists with their very own sensational new archaeological discoveries, they convey how a civilisation emerged and used to be capable of construct a world community of subtle astronomical observatories which supplied actual calendars, may possibly degree the diameter of the planet and competently expect comet impression years prematurely. The revelation that this is often the genuine goal of the nice megalithic websites in Western Europe, outfitted lengthy ahead of the Egyptian pyramids.
The Satanist is the tale of a tender guy and lady who're ready to acquiesce in appalling blasphemies and participate in terrible sexual rites so as to penetrate a Satanic circle in an try to resolve a bad and brutal homicide. the guy, Barney Sullivan, is a undercover agent who, horrified via the demise of 1 of his colleagues whose physique is almost unrecognisable, turns into fascinated with the bestialities of the satan when investigating Communist actions which threaten the protection of the West; the woman, Mary Morden, has a previous which allows her to place ethical scruples apart - as she is familiar with she needs to if she is to overcome evil and convey the satan worshippers to justice.
By Stephen Skinner
An improved variation of Dr. Stephen Skinner's vintage set of tabular correspondences.
Anyone training magic will not are looking to leave out this complete e-book of magician's correspondences. that includes 4 instances extra tables than Aleister Crowley's Liber 777, this can be the main entire choice of magician's tables on hand. This enormous paintings records millions of mystical links-spanning pagan pantheons, Kabbalah, astrology, tarot, I Ching, angels, demons, herbs, perfumes, and more!
The resources of this notable compilation variety from vintage grimoires similar to the Sworn e-book to trendy theories of best numbers and atomic weights. facts from Peter de Abano, Abbott Trithemium, Albertus Magnus, Cornelius Agrippa, and different fashionable students is referenced the following, as well as hidden gem stones present in unpublished medieval grimoires and Kabbalistic works.
Well-organized and easy-to-use, the total Magician's Tables will help comprehend the mammoth connections making up our unusual and mysterious universe.
By Frances Yates
It truly is challenging to overestimate the significance of the contribution made through Dame Frances Yates to the intense research of esotericism and the occult sciences. To her paintings could be attributed the modern realizing of the occult origins of a lot of Western medical considering, certainly of Western civilization itself. The Occult Philosophy of the Elizabethan Age used to be her final e-book, and in it she condensed many facets of her broad studying to offer a transparent, penetrating, and, certainly, obtainable survey of the occult routine of the Renaissance, highlighting the paintings of John Dee, Giordano Bruno, and different key esoteric figures. The publication is precious in illuminating the connection among occultism and Renaissance concept, which in flip had a profound impression at the upward push of technological know-how within the 17th century. Stunningly written and hugely enticing, Yates' masterpiece is a must-read for an individual attracted to the occult culture.
By Dion Fortune
Dion Fortune's vintage, the paranormal Qabalah, explores all facets of the Qabalah, together with the esoteric sciences of astrology and tarot, which shape the root of the Western secret Traditions. It presents a key to the sensible operating of this mystical method for either beginner and start up alike.
Understand THE NUMBERS THAT form YOUR existence AND keep watch over YOUR destiny ~ during this interesting advisor, the traditional examine of numerology turns into totally to be had to the trendy reader. In transparent and easy language it tells you ways remarkably effortless and amazingly beneficial it's to:
*Find your personal own lifestyles course number
*Gain perception into your character and powers
*Learn what to appear for in love
*Spot your occasions of chance and challenge
*Pick your fortunate numbers
*Discover in case your identify is sweet or undesirable for you
and there's a lot, even more during this revealing consultant that unravels the mysteries of the numbers on your lifestyles - and exhibits you ways to take advantage of them as a powerful strength for the nice.
A journey OF HELL during this newest installment of horror-master Edward Lee’s significantly acclaimed INFERNAL sequence, subscribe to hybrid demons, zombie prostitutes, and Fallen Angels as they trip throughout the smoking, blood- and-gut splattered streets of the Mephistopolis—Lucifer’s everlasting urban of the damned. A city…in Hell. That’s what Hell is now, an unending city spiring with black skyscrapers, raging in everlasting horror. The moon is black and the sky's the colour of blood. Screams rip down streets and during alleys, carried through malodorous winds. the folk of this position trudge the sidewalks from side to side, to domestic, to paintings, to shops, etc., simply as they do in any urban. There’s just one distinction. during this urban, the folks are all lifeless. Now, common dwelling people, people similar to you, have came across the main time-held occult mystery. they've got the power to go into this urban of the damned, yet with powers more than even a Fallen Angel. They’re angels themselves now—infernal angels. One capability to foil the main sizeable plot ever devised, the opposite capacity to set it into motion and produce the entire evil of Hell to the residing Earth. sign up for them on their trip. subscribe to them within the guts of town Infernal… WELCOME BACK…TO HELL
By Dietz Otto Edzard
Gudea governed over the Sumerian city-state of Lagas throughout the twenty first century B.C.E., and left a big wealth of inscriptions concerning his development job and pious donations, displayed on statues, clay cylinders, mace heads, vessels and lots of different items. The crucial a part of the publication is Gudea's incription devoted to the development of the Eninnu, the most sanctuary of his city-god Ningirsu. it's composed of 2 components, each one displayed on an incredible clay cylinder measuring 60 cm in peak and 33 cm in diameter. The composition as a complete has 1366 instances or traces, and is without doubt one of the longest Sumerian literary texts recognized at the moment. even though officially a construction inscription, it really is whilst Sumerian poetic artwork at its top, and likewise a wealthy resource for the research of Sumerian faith.
Gudea's inscriptions and people of his predecessors and fans are provided within the Latin transliteration of the unique cuneiform texts, in translation, and they're supplied with introductions, commentaries and explanatory notes, with the quantity as an entire highlighting a century which was once a part of the so-called Neo-Sumerian period.