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The Resource Emanuel Swedenborg, secret agent on Earth and in heaven : Jacobites, Jews, and Freemasons in early modern Sweden, by Marsha Keith Schuchard

Emanuel Swedenborg, secret agent on Earth and in heaven : Jacobites, Jews, and Freemasons in early modern Sweden, by Marsha Keith Schuchard

Label
Emanuel Swedenborg, secret agent on Earth and in heaven : Jacobites, Jews, and Freemasons in early modern Sweden
Title
Emanuel Swedenborg, secret agent on Earth and in heaven
Title remainder
Jacobites, Jews, and Freemasons in early modern Sweden
Statement of responsibility
by Marsha Keith Schuchard
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Drawing on unpublished diplomatic and Masonic archives, this study reveals the career of Emanuel Swedenborg as a secret intelligence agent for Louis XV and the pro-French, pro-Jacobite party in Sweden. Utilizing Kabbalistic meditation techniques
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Schuchard, Marsha Keith
Dewey number
289/.4092
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
DL750.S88
LC item number
S24 2012eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
The Northern world : North Europe and the Baltic c. 400-1700 A.D. : peoples, economies and cultures,
Series volume
v. 55
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Swedenborg, Emanuel
  • Swedenborg, Emanuel
  • Freemasons
  • Spies
  • Jacobites
  • Jews
  • Sweden
  • Sweden
  • France
  • Scotland
  • Swedenborg, Emanuel
  • Freemasons
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • RELIGION
  • Diplomatic relations
  • Jacobites
  • Jews
  • Political and social views
  • Politics and government
  • Spies
  • France
  • Scotland
  • Sweden
Label
Emanuel Swedenborg, secret agent on Earth and in heaven : Jacobites, Jews, and Freemasons in early modern Sweden, by Marsha Keith Schuchard
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preliminary Material -- Introduction. Emanuel Swedenborg and "The Troubles of the North": An Historical Overview -- Chapter One. The Swedberg Family in Uppsala: Philo-Semitism and the Gothic Kabbalah, 1688-1710 -- Chapter Two. Swedenborg in London: Under Hanoverian Storm Clouds, 1710-1713 -- Chapter Three. Intrigues on the Continent: The Rosicrucian Ros and the Jacobite Rose, 1713-1715 -- Chapter Four. The Nordic Temple of Solomon: Architecture of Wisdom or War, 1715-1719 -- Chapter Five. Swedenborg and the Jacobite Diaspora: Defeat and Depression, 1719-1727 -- Chapter Six. The International Masonic Chess Board: New Players in the Expanding Global Game, 1727-1734 -- Chapter Seven. Paris and La Maçonnerie Nouvelle: Illuminated Knights and the Écossais Crusade, 1735-1738 -- Chapter Eight. Italy and La Maçonnerie Magique: In the Service of Three Kings, 1738-1739 -- Chapter Nine. On the Threshold in Holland, England, and Sweden: The Sacred Temple of the Brain, 1739-1743 -- Chapter Ten. The Internal Man Externalized: From Spiritual to Temporal Warfare, 1743-1744 -- Chapter Eleven. Restoring the Temple: London, Edinburgh, and Jerusalem, 1744-1745 -- Chapter Twelve. Losing the Temple: Culloden and Stockholm, 1745-1747 -- Chapter Thirteen. Jacobites, Masons, and Jews: Citizens of Earth or of Heaven, 1747-1749 -- Chapter Fourteen. The Quest for Soleil d'Or: Masonic and Rosicrucian Politics, 1749-1754 -- Chapter Fifteen. Of the Royal Arch and Arch Rogues: Kabbalistic Calculators and Political Negotiators, 1754-1760 -- Chapter Sixteen. The Earthly and Heavenly Intelligencer: Shifting Alliances and Illuminist Politics, 1760-1763 -- Chapter Seventeen. "Milord Rosbif " versus the Secret du Roi: Hanoverian Challenges to Swedish Freemasonry, 1763-1766 -- Chapter Eighteen. Temple of Wisdom or Brothel of Perversion? Virile Potency versus Political Impotency, 1766-1768 -- Chapter Nineteen. Ambassador from Heaven and Financier on Earth: Laying up Treasures Above and Below, 1768-1769 -- Chapter Twenty. Interpreting the Hieroglyphics: Political, Technological, and Masonic Espionage, 1769 -- Chapter Twenty-One. Partisan Persecution and Rosicrucian Ecumenicism: The King's Spirit and the Queen's Spiritus Familiaris, 1770-1771 -- Chapter Twenty-Two. A Final Act in the Diplomatic Theater: Partition of Poland, Salvation of Sweden, 1771-1772 -- Epilogue. The Royal Art of Masonic Kingship: From Stuart Exile to Swedish Restoration, 1688-1788 -- Bibliography -- Index
Control code
772065058
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 804 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789004214194
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.1163/9789004214194
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)772065058
Label
Emanuel Swedenborg, secret agent on Earth and in heaven : Jacobites, Jews, and Freemasons in early modern Sweden, by Marsha Keith Schuchard
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preliminary Material -- Introduction. Emanuel Swedenborg and "The Troubles of the North": An Historical Overview -- Chapter One. The Swedberg Family in Uppsala: Philo-Semitism and the Gothic Kabbalah, 1688-1710 -- Chapter Two. Swedenborg in London: Under Hanoverian Storm Clouds, 1710-1713 -- Chapter Three. Intrigues on the Continent: The Rosicrucian Ros and the Jacobite Rose, 1713-1715 -- Chapter Four. The Nordic Temple of Solomon: Architecture of Wisdom or War, 1715-1719 -- Chapter Five. Swedenborg and the Jacobite Diaspora: Defeat and Depression, 1719-1727 -- Chapter Six. The International Masonic Chess Board: New Players in the Expanding Global Game, 1727-1734 -- Chapter Seven. Paris and La Maçonnerie Nouvelle: Illuminated Knights and the Écossais Crusade, 1735-1738 -- Chapter Eight. Italy and La Maçonnerie Magique: In the Service of Three Kings, 1738-1739 -- Chapter Nine. On the Threshold in Holland, England, and Sweden: The Sacred Temple of the Brain, 1739-1743 -- Chapter Ten. The Internal Man Externalized: From Spiritual to Temporal Warfare, 1743-1744 -- Chapter Eleven. Restoring the Temple: London, Edinburgh, and Jerusalem, 1744-1745 -- Chapter Twelve. Losing the Temple: Culloden and Stockholm, 1745-1747 -- Chapter Thirteen. Jacobites, Masons, and Jews: Citizens of Earth or of Heaven, 1747-1749 -- Chapter Fourteen. The Quest for Soleil d'Or: Masonic and Rosicrucian Politics, 1749-1754 -- Chapter Fifteen. Of the Royal Arch and Arch Rogues: Kabbalistic Calculators and Political Negotiators, 1754-1760 -- Chapter Sixteen. The Earthly and Heavenly Intelligencer: Shifting Alliances and Illuminist Politics, 1760-1763 -- Chapter Seventeen. "Milord Rosbif " versus the Secret du Roi: Hanoverian Challenges to Swedish Freemasonry, 1763-1766 -- Chapter Eighteen. Temple of Wisdom or Brothel of Perversion? Virile Potency versus Political Impotency, 1766-1768 -- Chapter Nineteen. Ambassador from Heaven and Financier on Earth: Laying up Treasures Above and Below, 1768-1769 -- Chapter Twenty. Interpreting the Hieroglyphics: Political, Technological, and Masonic Espionage, 1769 -- Chapter Twenty-One. Partisan Persecution and Rosicrucian Ecumenicism: The King's Spirit and the Queen's Spiritus Familiaris, 1770-1771 -- Chapter Twenty-Two. A Final Act in the Diplomatic Theater: Partition of Poland, Salvation of Sweden, 1771-1772 -- Epilogue. The Royal Art of Masonic Kingship: From Stuart Exile to Swedish Restoration, 1688-1788 -- Bibliography -- Index
Control code
772065058
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 804 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789004214194
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.1163/9789004214194
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)772065058

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