Astral Magic in Babylonia

Astral Magic in Babylonia
Author : Erica Reiner
Publisher : American Philosophical Society
Total Pages : 150
Release : 1995
ISBN 10 : 0871698544
ISBN 13 : 9780871698544
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


Erica Reiner provides a study of magic and religion in Babylonia. The book is a very readable exploration of the way that the stars and planets were used in magic, medicine, divination and sorcery.

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