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Gnostic Wars

The Cold War in the Context of a History of Western Spirituality

Stefan Rossbach

Hardback (Printed to Order)

In this unique exposition of important and yet often neglected developments in the history of Western spirituality, Stefan Rossbach reminds us of the philosophical and spiritual underpinnings of the Cold War era, drawing on the traditions of apocalypticism, millenarianism and 'Gnostic' spirituality.

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This is a very original book … the ambition of the book is one if its most attractive features … a very stimulating book, which offers much to reflect on. It is an impressive achievement.
- Philip Boobbyer