The Secret History of Cults: Bizarre Rituals and Murderous Practices Revealed

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by : Peter Haining

 

From the back cover: - How do cult leaders establish intellectual, physical, spiritual and sexual control over their followers -- and what are the ends to which this is put? Read how the charismatic megalomaniacs who lead cults often pit themselves against the rest of the world, amassing weapons ahead of an apocalyptic showdown -- sometimes going on the offensive to bring forward Armageddon. For others, the goal seems to be some form or another of mass suicide.