The Illuminatus! Trilogy by Robert Shea
The Eye in the Pyramid, The Golden Apple, Leviathan

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Filled with sex and violence--in and out of time and space--the three books of The Illuminatus are only partly works of the imagination. They tackle all the coverups of our time--from who really shot the Kennedys to why there's a pyramid on a one-dollar bill.

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About Robert Shea

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Wilson is Associate Professor, Department of Philosophy, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, and a member of the Cognitive Science Group at the university's Beckman Institute.
Published January 7, 2010 by Dell. 811 pages
Genres: Science Fiction & Fantasy, Literature & Fiction. Fiction

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The sudden time shifts from JFK’s assassination to underwater battles over Atlantis to post-Human sex magick, sometimes in a single paragraph, may startle some literalists and lovers of linear thought, but provide an effective external model of the collective consciousness.

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I have believed though that stories like Jesus throwing the money changers (usory) out of the temple, and the parable of the loaves and the fishes wherein a miracle was performed to distribute unending food to the great audience Jesus was speaking to, and so many other ancient teachings of the Ca...

Aug 01 2009 | Read Full Review of The Illuminatus! Trilogy: The...


Blending sci-fi, fantasy, politics and real science into a heady mix of real and fake historical fact, the book treats you as an intelligent and open reader.

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