The Secret of the Runes

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Stephen E. Flowers
Inner Traditions/Bear, Jul 1, 1988 - Body, Mind & Spirit - 144 pages
2 Reviews
The runes are said to have “revealed themselves” to von List, uncovering a complete cosmology and esoteric understanding of the primeval Teutonic/Aryan peoples, and becoming the cornerstone of his ideology. No other work so clearly and simply sets forth the full spectrum of von List’s fantastic vision of a mystical philosophy based on Germanic principles.

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User Review  - Fiona Robson - Goodreads

To be perfectly honest, I have absolutely no interest in Runes at all, especially as a divinatory tool! However, I've seen so many History Channel documentaries where they talk about this book, that I ... Read full review

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User Review  - Anna - Goodreads

A classic work by List, founder of the Armanian Order. A fine work about the Rune symbology synthetised with German linguistics and pre-Christian Aryan language, about the magical meanings of the ... Read full review

About the author (1988)

Stephen Flowers studied Germanic and Celtic philology and religious history at the University of Texas at Austin and in Goettingen, West Germany. He received his Ph.D. in 1984 in Germanic Languages and Medieval Studies with a dissertation entitled Runes and Magic.

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