One of the best books on anomalous events I have ever read.
And if all this makes you snort "Yuck! Mysticism!", you are exactly the sort of person who could benefit from reading this book with an open mind.
The Author really does make an effort, it seems, towards objectivity and acceptance of linear and non-linear points of view.
For anyone who has experienced The Weirding.
This a neutral-view look at the supernatural. It is filled with statements from both sides and is very informative.
This book is absolutely full of interesting metaphysical, weird, and fascinating tales, theories, and history. You will come away from each chapter both entertained and wondering. Read morePublished 12 months ago by Zalmorion the Fantastic
Like other seriously challenging works on the paranormal, British writer Patrick Harpur's `Daimonic Reality: a Field Guide to the Otherworld' is not an easy book to summarise in a... Read morePublished 16 months ago by The Guardian
"Daimonic Reality" is a difficult book to review. It had an almost "daimonic" effect on me: paradoxical, Trickster-like, annoyingly incomprehensible - yet, somehow profound. Read morePublished 18 months ago by Ashtar Command
The Author really does make an effort, it seems, towards objectivity and acceptance of linear and non-linear points of view. Read morePublished 20 months ago by Chakracon
This tragically under-known gem is the most brilliant book on the deeper nature of the world that I've ever encountered (and I've met a *lot* of such books). Read morePublished on February 16, 2012 by Tricky Widget
Patrick Harpur has created essentially the best guide to the supernatural ever. For those who may have difficulty with understanding what exactly the supernatural is, for having... Read morePublished on June 16, 2011 by D. Moler
Daimonic Reality: A Field Guide to the OtherworldI'm not sure where to begin with this tome, I'm an arm-chair philosopher, I don't have an advanced degree. Read morePublished on March 14, 2011 by G. Ridgeway
This book is by far one of my favorites. People try to punch me all the time because I always talk about the ideas this book puts forward.
It makes you think. Read more