Channel of the Grail
Channel of the Grail

Channel of the Grail

A Novel of Cathars, Templars, and a Nazi Grail Hunter

Smith, Victor E.

Editorial:
Quantum Leap Publishing
ISBN:
978-0-9974188-0-4
Even death cannot stop two hearts that beat as one. In May 1939, German newspapers announced the untimely death of 35-year-old author Otto Rahn, applauding him as “comrade,... Más información
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Editorial:
Quantum Leap Publishing
Encuadernación:
Tapa blanda o Bolsillo
Idioma de publicación :
Inglés
ISBN:
978-0-9974188-0-4
EAN:
9780997418804
Dimensiones:
2290 x 1520 mm.
Peso:
600 gramos
Nº páginas:
410
Fecha publicación :
03-05-2016
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    Even death cannot stop two hearts that beat as one. In May 1939, German newspapers announced the untimely death of 35-year-old author Otto Rahn, applauding him as “comrade, decent SS-man and creator of outstanding historical-scholarly works.”  But his Swiss lover Raymond knew that Otto had neither died accidentally nor as a member of the infamous SS. Before the Nazis, Rahn had researched the medieval French Cathars, a heretical sect exterminated by war and the Inquisition, and he published his account of this tragedy as Crusade against the Grail. His book fascinated Reichsführer-SS Heinrich Himmler, an occult fanatic, who then enticed Otto into the SS as a historical researcher. Gambling that Otto’s psychic talents might lead to the recovery of the coveted Holy Grail for the Nazis, Himmler coddled the writer, even condoning his illegal homosexuality. Then Rahn came to discover that the SS and its operations were far from benign. After Otto’s demise, Raymond knew that his partner’s work deserved recognition, but as a genuine Grail bearer and not as a member of the SS. To do this, Raymond had to recover his own unique gift: a phenomenal memory that took him back to the Cathar era where the men’s mutual mission, which could only be carried out with them riding two to a horse in the way of the Knights Templar, was first entrusted to them. Channel of the Grail is a visionary novel, historically based on the medieval Cathar persecutions and the 20th century life and times of Otto Rahn.

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