The Occult Roots of Nazism

The Occult Roots Of Nazism

The Occult Roots of Nazism

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thumb|right|Cover of the 1992 editionThe Occult Roots of Nazism: Secret Aryan Cults and Their Influence on Nazi Ideology: The Ariosophists of Austria and Germany, 1890-1935 is a book by Nicholas Goodrick-Clarke. It is the "seminal work"Statement by Antoine Faivre (on the back cover of the 2004 edition) on Nazi occultism and Ariosophy. The book also includes some information on Esotericism in Germany and Austria between 1880 and 1945. The book is based on Goodrick-Clarke's 1982 Ph.D. thesis The ariosophists of Austria and Germany 1890-1935: Reactionary political fantasy in relation to social anxiety.

Rohan Butler, who had written The Roots of National Socialism in the 1930s, wrote the foreword.

First published in 1985, it was republished as a paperback by New York University Press in 1992 (ISBN 0-8147-3060-4), and more recently republished by I.B. Tauris & Co Ltd (ISBN 1-86064-973-4).

The book has been translated into French, Polish, Italian, Russian, Czech, German and Greek.

The German edition features a preface and an additional essay Nationalsozialismus und Okkultismus (National Socialism and Occultism) (15 pages) by H.T. Hakl.

Publication history

The exact title of the book changed in the 1992 edition. Foreign language editions are also (partly) listed:

Nicholas Goodrick-Clarke 1985: The Occult Roots of Nazism: The Ariosophists of Austria and Germany,...... ...

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