Upstate cauldron eccentric spiritual movements in early New York State

Bibliographic Details
Authors and Corporations: Godwin, Joscelyn (Author)
Title: Upstate cauldron eccentric spiritual movements in early New York State Joscelyn Godwin
published:
Albany, NY: Excelsior Editions, 2015
Physical Description:viii, 375 pages; ill.; 23 cm
Part of: SUNY series in Western Esoteric traditions
ISSN/ISBN: 9781438455952
143845595X
9781438455945
1438455941
Summary:The historical background -- The religious background -- The female face of God -- The Indian tragedy -- Sleeping preachers -- Mormon roots -- The square and compass -- Not the end of the world -- Brief utopias -- Perfection in this life -- The Poughkeepsie seer -- Rapping spirits -- The progressives take notice -- Sex, drugs, and mirrors -- Chautauqua follies -- Open breathing -- Practical spirits -- Theosophy, from Ithaca to Halcyon -- The hollow earth -- Freethought -- Oz and ends -- The fra -- The craftsman -- The Rochester yogi -- The cauldron refired
Type of Resource:Book
Source:Verbunddaten SWB
Notes:Includes bibliographical references and index
Language: English