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Her-Bak: Egyptian Initiate by Isha Schwaller…

Her-Bak: Egyptian Initiate

by Isha Schwaller de Lubicz

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    The Secret Magdalene by Ki Longfellow (elenchus)
    elenchus: Her-Bak and Secret Magdalene each guides the reader through rite and theology by following an initiate from youth through adulthood. Longfellow feels more confessional in the manner of a contemporary novel, despite some archaic stylings in dialogue and narration. Schwaller de Lubicz's prose is reminiscent of a late 19c. novel. Both motivate me to seek out source documents hinted at in plot and setting.… (more)

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Written in the form of a novel the story follows the paces of a boy to become an initiate Egyptian sacred knowledge. The book is good for history and archeology students - since there are true facts and references, but to the people simply fascinated by the Ancient Egypt civilisation.
  pathlessness | Sep 18, 2007 |
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In these fictional accounts, Ancient Egypt is made accessible, revealed through the eyes of young Her-Bak, candidate for initiation into the Inner Temple.

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