Arktos: The Polar Myth in Science, Symbolism, and Nazi Survival

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Adventures Unlimited Press, 1996 - Family & Relationships - 260 pages
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This compelling book uses extensive foreign- language sources to enlighten English-speaking readers about the effect of the tilt of the earth's axis on catastrophes, the Hollow Earth Theory and the link between UFOs and the polar regions.
 

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Well, this was a disappointment. I'd been led to expect a scholarly overview of "polar mythology", but it turns out Godwin is a credulous esotericist himself. For example, noting that Blavatsky's and ... Read full review

Contents

Preface
7
The Golden Age
13
The Imperishable Sacred Land
19
The Arctic Homeland
27
The Aryan Myth
37
The Thule Society
47
The Black Order
63
Agartha and the Polaires
79
The Symbolic Pole
141
Polar and Solar Traditions
155
The Spiritual Pole
167
The Catastrophists
181
The Uniformitarians
193
Composite Theories
205
Polar Wandering
215
The Restoration
223

Shambhala
95
The Hole at the Pole
105
Antarctica
125
Endnotes
229
Sources of Illustrations
251
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