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Charismatic Cult Leaders
Thomas Streissguth ©1995

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  • 160 pages
  • 50 black-and-white photos and maps
  • Reinforced library binding
  • 6" x 9"
  • Bibliography
  • Index
  • Grades 5 and up
  • ISBN: 978-1-881508-18-2
  • $19.95







“A straightforward look at eight religious cults and their leaders, from the Anabaptists in the Netherlands and John of Leiden to the Branch Davidians and David Koresh. Also included are Mormon founder Joseph Smith; Father Divine; Scientology guru L. Ron Hubbard; Sun Myung Moon and his Unification Church; Jim Jones of the Peoples Temple; and Hare Krishna leader, Prabhupada.”
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