Conspiracies and Secret Societies: The Complete Dossier (Paperback)
This compelling encyclopedic reference includes hundreds of individuals, organizations, and events where official claims and standard explanations of actions and events remain shrouded in mystery. It examines the most common subjects among conspiracy theorists, from historical topics such as the true relationship between Jesus and Mary Magdalene, the Roswell UFO crash, and the assassinations of John F. Kennedy and Martin Luther King Jr. to more current issues such as the death of Princess Diana, FEMA’s response following hurricane Katrina, and the recent earthquake and tsunami in Japan. With photographs and illustrations, a list of resources for further investigation, and a comprehensive index for thorough cross-checking, this dossier debunks popular myths and presents the evidence on an invisible world of influence and power. Separating fact from fiction, this reference provides gripping details and presents the information without bias and, updated and expanded, includes information on nearly 40 new subjects.
About the Author
Brad Steiger has been devoted to exploring and examining unusual, hidden, secret, and otherwise strange occurrences for nearly five decades. He is the author of numerous articles and more than 150 books on paranormal theme, including Real Ghosts, Restless Spirits, and Haunted Houses; Real Monsters, Gruesome Critters, and Beasts from the Darkside; Real Vampires, Night Stalkers, and Creatures from the Darkside; Real Zombies, the Living Dead, and Creatures of the Apocalypse; and The Werewolf Book: The Encyclopedia of Shape-Shifting Beings. Sherry Steiger is an expert on health and healing, spirituality, and the unexplained. She has authored or coauthored more than 40 books, including the bestselling Miracles series. An ordained minister with a background in nursing and theology, she formed the Butterfly Center for Transformation, a nonprofit holistic research and education school. They live in Iowa.
Praise for Conspiracies and Secret Societies: The Complete Dossier…
"This is a captivating look at a topic that fascinates many. Recommended . . . " —Booklist
"Conspiracies and Secret Societies: The Complete Dossier is a volume that I can highly recommend to my readers. It would make a handsome addition to the library shelves of anyone who enjoys a good intellectual challenge posed by tales of mystery, conspiracy, and the alleged activities of secret societies. This book delves into and reports on all sorts of brain-teasing mysteries in vast multiples, from all over the world, both ancient and modern." —Brent Raynes, Alternate Perceptions Magazine
"Conspiracies and Secret Societies is an encyclopedia of the aliens, anarchists and axes of evil-a mix of the real and delusional-that have haunted us since man put chisel to stone. Who knew conspiracies could be so fun and easy to concoct?" —David J. Foster, News Gleaner
"You won't find a clearer, more encyclopedic, or more honest look at conspiracies and secret societies.... I highly recommend this to all of my listeners." —Erskine, host, Erskine Overnight
"Just about every odd, secretive and intellectually indulging subject is proposed and explained . . . in the scope of conspiracy and secretive societies published works goes, this has to be my favorite. Definitely worth the price of admission." —www.horrornews.net
"I predict this book will come to be the standard by which all efforts at codifying the world's hidden - and inextricably linked - power mechanisms will be judged. It is a true geopolitical, historical classic . . . a marvel by any measure . . . and will be read decades from now as the ultimate window back into a world seemingly gone mad." —Jeff Rense, Editor-in-Chief, www.rense.com
"Being in the media for over 20 years, I have read many books and have interviewed many authors, and once in a great while a true gem comes to my attention. Conspiracies and Secret Societies: The Complete Dossier by Brad and Sherry Steiger, is just that! …Here at last is all the information in one fantastic collection! No more searching through many different publications to find one here or two there. This one book says it all. It is well written, painstakingly researched, and very compelling, a trademark of all Brad and Sherry's work." —Joe Who, www.joewho.com
"If you could only own one book on conspiracies, this is it. It's the culmination of meticulous, balanced research, seasoned storytelling, and a sense for the reader's needs, earned over decades by the Steigers' submersion in this field. Whenever I need information on conspiracies, whether personally or for show preparation, this is the book I will grab from the shelf." —Joshua P. Warren, author and host, Speaking of Strange