The Complete Idiot's Guide to Alchemy: The Magic and Mystery of the Ancient Craft Revealed for Today

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Penguin, Apr 1, 2008 - Body, Mind & Spirit - 336 pages

More than magic...

Where else can one combine chemistry and philosophy to turn base metal into gold while discovering a magical elixir to prolong life? Here's a simple and straightforward guide to alchemy that explains its basic principles. Written by one of the world's few practicing alchemists, it's a concise reference guide that provides easy-to-follow information so that anybody can be a wizard-in-training.


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Dennis William Hauck, journalist and internationally recognized authority on the paranormal, is one of the founding editors of the Mutual UFO Network's 'MUFON UFO Journal'. He currently publishes a weekly newsletter, 'The Haunted Places Report'.

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