The Sacred Mushroom and the Cross: A Study of the Nature and Origins of Christianity Within the Fertility Cults of the Ancient Near East

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Doubleday, 1970 - Amanita muscaria - 349 pages
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User Review  - DinadansFriend - LibraryThing

this is a controversial book, with Mr. allegro looking for, and finding evidence of a sacred hallucinogenic mushroom cult involved with both the Hebrew Prophets and the story of the gospels. The ... Read full review

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User Review  - SnarkyWriter - LibraryThing

I will admit that I did not quite finish this book. Close to the end, I decided I'd gotten Allegro's point as well as I could expect to, and any further reading would merely confuse me further. With ... Read full review

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