Wilson managed to reverse every mental polarity in me, as if I had been pulled through infinity. I was astonished and delighted.-- Philip K. Dick, author of Blade Runner "Erudite, witty and genuinely scary " -- Publishers Weekly "Robert Anton Wilson is one of the leading thinkers of the modern age." --Barbara Marx Hubbard, Committee for the Future "Dazzling the most thrilling tilt-a-whirls and daring loop-o-planes on the midway of higher consciousness." -- Tom Robbins "What great physicist hides behind the mask of Wilson?" -- New Scientist "The man's either a genius or Jesus." -- Sounds (London) "We've needed this for a long time " -- Henry Miller, author of Tropic of Cancer -- Author Reviews
About the Author
Novelist, teacher and former Playboy editor, Robert Anton Wilson is the author of the Cosmic Trigger trilogy; the Illuminatus! Trilogy (with Robert Shea); the Schrodinger's Cat trilogy; the Historical Illuminatus series; Sex, Drugs & Magick; Prometheus Rising; Quantum Psychology; Coincidance; Email to the Universe; and many other works.
Timothy Leary, who contributed a Foreword to this book in 1977, was a world-renowned psychologist, a defrocked Harvard professor, a relentless champion of brain change, a reputed drug guru, a stand-up philosopher, and a prisoner of the Nixon administration. He was called "the most dangerous man in America" by President Richard Nixon.
David Cherubim, who contributed a new Foreword to this book in 2013, is a musician, author and editor. He is also the founder of the Thelemic Order of the Golden Dawn and the Aleister Crowley Foundation.