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Author Schuchard, Marsha Keith.

Title Emanuel Swedenborg, secret agent on Earth and in heaven : Jacobites, Jews, and Freemasons in early modern Sweden / by Marsha Keith Schuchard
Published Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2012
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Description 1 online resource (xviii, 804 pages)
Series The Northern world : North Europe and the Baltic c. 400-1700 A.D. : peoples, economies and cultures, 1569-1462 ; v. 55
Northern world ; v. 55
Summary Drawing on unpublished diplomatic and Masonic archives, this study reveals the career of Emanuel Swedenborg as a secret intelligence agent for Louis XV and the pro-French,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
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Swedenborg, Emanuel, 1688-1772 -- Political and social views.
Swedenborg, Emanuel, 1688-1772.
Freemasons -- Sweden -- History -- 18th century.
Jacobites -- History -- 18th century.
Jews -- Sweden -- History -- 18th century.
Spies -- Sweden -- Biography.
France -- Foreign relations -- 1715-1774.
Scotland -- Foreign relations -- 18th century.
Sweden -- Foreign relations -- 1718-1814.
Sweden -- Politics and government -- 1718-1772.
Genre/Form Biographies.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9004183124
9004214194 (electronic bk.)
9789004214194 (electronic bk.)