By Gary Lachman
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It's the 60s - sure it's magic, intercourse, medicines and rock and roll. Uncovers the Sixties Love iteration roots in occultism and satanism. within the Dedalus ebook of the Sixties: flip Off Your brain, Gary Lachman uncovers the affection Generation's roots in occultism and explores the darkish aspect of the Age of Aquarius. His provocative revision of the Sixties counterculture hyperlinks Flower strength to mystical fascism, and follows the mystical present that enveloped luminaries just like the Beatles, Timothy Leary and the Rolling Stones, and darker stars like Charles Manson, Anton LaVey, and the method Church of the ultimate Judgment.
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