Across much of the earth’s surface are ancient earthworks and stone system; and John Michell argues that they served the elemental science. Obituary: Champion of New Age ideas and author of the counterculture classic The View Over Atlantis. New View Over Atlantis by John Michell, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

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Maybe now atlahtis there is so much attention being paid to what mainstream archaeology cannot fit into their tidy narrow minded timeline, more people might begin to find out that what is mentioned in this book, repeats itself all over the globe.

The History of the Druids in Britain. Julie rated it really liked it Nov 02, An affectionate and fascinating account of odd folk over the centuries, it has one tue omission. Book ratings by Goodreads. A Countercultural History of London since He carefully and thoroughly documents the research that points to these ancient sites as places of high magic.

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They made up a sort of Druids’ transport system, he said, which harnessed a mysterious power that whisked large rocks across the countryside. Screeton believed that despite his “obvious acts of liberalism”, Michell also had a “right-wing streak”, [91] with Hale describing Mitchell as being “quite right-wing in many of his views”. In one of his properties, the basement of his own residence, became the base of the London Free School. Screeton described Michell as fiew countercultural icon”, [33] while Hale stated that on his death, Michell left “a rich legacy of publications and cultural influence”.


For other people named John Michell, see John Michell disambiguation. A lifelong marijuana smoker, Michell died of lung micuell in There are no discussion topics on this book yet.

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Sophie Gale rated it liked it Jun 06, To ask other readers questions about The View Over Atlantisplease sign up. The overall effect was to help the burgeoning interest in strange phenomena spread out into mainstream culture.


John Michell’s studies of ancient measures michdll enabled him to define their exact values. Suzie rated it liked it Feb 09, Solving Stonehenge Anthony Johnson Out of stock. Michell began to offer courses in UFOs and ley hte. In this connection the most significant modern discovery is that of “leys,” the mysterious network of straight lines that link the ancient places of Britain and have their counterparts in China, Australia, South America, and elsewhere.

Furious at the replacement of the age-old inch and foot by the new-fangled metre, he set up the Mchell Board to fight a rearguard action. Their shared features suggest that they were originally part of a world wide system; and John Michell argues that they served the elemental science of the archaic civilization which Plato referred to as Atlantis.

Vasilis rated it liked it May 11, I was never really sympathetic to them, but I saw no way of questioning them. The bride and groom separated shortly afterwards. Daniel rated it it was amazing Jan 23, About the Author John Michell — was an English author and esotericist who was a prominent figure in the development of the Earth mysteries movement.

Mitchell’s conception of the physical and spiritual worlds was strongly influenced by the ancient Greek philosopher Plato. They highlighted that Michell had erroneously included medieval crosses and natural features under his definition of late prehistoric monuments, ovre that arguments for ley-lines more widely could not be sustained.

Tim rated it did not like it Nov 08, From to he contributed several columns to tabloid atalntis The Mirror as part of vkew ongoing series run by the astrologer Jonathan Cainer. His Who Wrote Shakespeare?

Cambridge gave him confidence, although he failed even to get a Third. John Michell, the cult figure and man-about-Notting-Hill who brought “ancient sciences” to the New Age, has died of lung cancer aged Dispatched from the UK ovr 2 business days When will my order arrive?


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Thanks for telling us about the problem. Jessica rated it liked it Apr 27, Books by John Michell. Michell was involved in the summer Glastonbury Fayre music festival near Pilton, Somersetwhere the pyramid stage was built to Michell’s specifications and situated at what he claimed were the apex of two ley lines.

Born in London, Michell grew up in the Hampshire and Berkshire countryside, where he collected moths, and was micell boarder at prep school and then Eton, where he had a good time, winning prizes for art and his wonderful italic handwriting.

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His performance in exams was hindered by a disinclination to get up early enough to take them. Over the course of his life he published jihn forty books on an array of different subjects, being a proponent of the Traditionalist school of esoteric thought. John rated it liked it Sep 09, John certainly possessed charms, though of a different sort to those employed by a wizard, and lver a succession of affairs; he had a son to whom he became close. Lists with This Book.

However, in his case study was analysed by two archaeologists, Tom Williamson and Liz Bellamy, as part of their work Ley Lines in Questiona critical analysis of the evidence for ley-lines. Two years ago he married Denise, a lady of the Druid persuasion, in a church wedding followed by an outdoor “handfasting” ceremony which can be seen on YouTube.

This unrivaled introduction to megalithic science, earth mysteries, and sacred geometry was expanded and updated in The New View Over Atlantis in The New York Times.

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