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Fanthorpe, R. Lionel

Overview
Works: 151 works in 291 publications in 5 languages and 4,728 library holdings
Genres: History  Miscellanea  Popular works  Fiction  Science fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: DC801.R42, 944
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Most widely held works about R. Lionel Fanthorpe
 
Most widely held works by R. Lionel Fanthorpe
Mysteries of Templar treasure & the Holy Grail : secrets of Rennes-le-Château by R. Lionel Fanthorpe( Book )

9 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and Italian and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Next to Rosslyn Chapel in Scotland, no other place on Earth holds as much esoteric symbolism as France''s Rennes le Ch''teau. Its location and design are the subjects of countless rumors, myths, and legends. Mysteries of Templar Treasure and the Holy Grail, formerly published as The Secrets of Rennes le Chateau, delves into the reality behind the action and adventure of The Da Vinci Code. Rennes le Chateau has plenty of secrets: buried treasure, unsolved murders, supernatural powers, codes on parchments and tombstones, not to mention clues concealed in statues and paintings, enigmatic priests
Mysteries and secrets of Voodoo, Santeria and Obeah by R. Lionel Fanthorpe( Book )

6 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the Publisher: The secrets of Santeria, Voodoo and Obeah are among the oldest enigmas in the world. Their roots go back to pre-historic Africa-perhaps even beyond that. From the 16th century onwards, the slave trade brought these ancient mysteries to the West, where they blended strangely with traditional Christianity: the ancient African gods became identified with legendary saints. This integration of the two faiths slowly evolved to form the many varieties of Santeria, Obeah and Voodoo that are widely practiced throughout the world today. Their characteristic dancing and drumming seem able to invoke strange states of mind in which almost anything is possible. Even stories of zombies-the walking dead-till persist. Is there a rational explanation for them? Contemporary Voodoo priests, priestesses, magicians and enchanters use rare herbs and spices as well as charms, dolls and talismans to control the natural world in ways that science cannot always explain. Accounts of their inexplicable successes are examined in depth. Most intriguing of all are the claims that are made for their love philtres and aphrodisiacs. What powers do these old religions still possess?
The Oak Island mystery : the secret of the world's greatest treasure hunt by R. Lionel Fanthorpe( Book )

8 editions published between 1994 and 2012 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oak Island in Mahone Bay, Nova Scotia, has a secret treasure that has now been revealed
Mysteries and secrets of the Masons : the story behind the Masonic Order by R. Lionel Fanthorpe( Book )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Fanthorpes explore the history of the Masonic Order, its aims, its influences, and its role today
Space fury by R. Lionel Fanthorpe( Book )

4 editions published between 1963 and 1968 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The world's most mysterious castles by R. Lionel Fanthorpe( Book )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Castles are among the most mysterious buildings on earth. Their grimly silent stones are signposts to a past filled with high adventure, grim tragedies, and glorious victories. Ghosts, hauntings, and other paranormal phenomena are frequently reported from castles. Do strange paranormal powers lurk among their ancient ruins?The World's Most Mysterious Castles takes you on a journey through hidden chambers and subterranean tunnels of castles all over the world. Their walls served the sinister needs of spies, traitors, and assassins. Do the spirits of attackers and defenders who died in long-forg
Asteroid man by R. Lionel Fanthorpe( Book )

4 editions published between 1960 and 2013 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The big book of mysteries by R. Lionel Fanthorpe( Book )

5 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From Atlantis to Nostradamus, Masons to Templars, Lionel and Patricia Fanthorpe have explored some of the greatest mysteries in this world and beyond. Now they attempt to answer even more questions about vampires, Sasquatch, and the Pyramids. No element of the unknown is safe from the Fanthorpes' scrutinizing eyes
Alien from the stars by R. Lionel Fanthorpe( Book )

2 editions published between 1958 and 1968 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mysteries and secrets of numerology by R. Lionel Fanthorpe( Book )

4 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paranormal experts Lionel and Patricia Fanthorpe analyze the fascinating history of numerology and its natural occurrence in our everyday lives
The world's most mysterious murders by R. Lionel Fanthorpe( Book )

9 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reading of murder stimulates a powerful response. We are repelled by the horror of it, but, simultaneously, our natural curiosity is strongly aroused. We want to know who did it, and why. Most unsolved murders have no apparent motives - or too many motives. The murders of Sir Harry Oakes in 1943, one of the richest men in Canada, and Christine Demeter, found dead in a blood-soaked garage in Mississauga in 1973 - remain unsolved. In fact, history is full of unsolved murders. Who killed King William Rufus, Edward II, and the Princes in the Tower? Who was Jack the Ripper? Was James Hanratty really
Secrets of the world's undiscovered treasures by R. Lionel Fanthorpe( Book )

4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Treasures of many kinds still lie hidden below crumbling castles and ruined monasteries; in macabre tombs; in subterranean labyrinths and sinister caverns. Many sunken treasures lie beneath the seas, oceans and lakes of the world. Vast stores of pirate gold are still hidden on many a real life treasure island such as Oak Island at Mahone Bay, Nova Scotia. Many treasures were looted, hidden and lost after the two World Wars -- Hermann Goering, for example, one of most powerful leaders of Nazi Germany, is strongly suspected of hiding huge treasures at Veldenstein and Lake Zeller. This fascinating, expertly researched book brilliantly reveals all these unsolved mysteries. The final section covers useful ideas for treasure-seekers: the study of old maps and charts; coded messages; secret symbols; and intensive research into the lives and locations of those people through out history who probably in all certainty, had treasure to hide
Mysteries and secrets of the Templars : the story behind the Da Vinci code by R. Lionel Fanthorpe( Book )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unsolved mysteries surround the remarkable men known as the Templars. Their ancient origins go back much further than their well-known adventures in the Middle East in the twelfth century. They knew that ancient secrets were waiting to be rediscovered and, perhaps, reactivated. They could generate labyrinthine codes - and decipher those that others had created in the remote past.But no real understanding of Templarism is possible without examining what became of their noble order after the treacherous attack of 1307. King Philip le Bel did not succeed in destroying all Templars - many escaped
The world's greatest unsolved mysteries by R. Lionel Fanthorpe( Book )

6 editions published between 1997 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Satanism and demonology by R. Lionel Fanthorpe( Book )

6 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Satanism has been known around the world by many names and has involved the shadowy deities of ancient pagan religions. In <em>Satanism and Demonology</em>, the great central questions behind the legends are explored: does Satan, or Lucifer, really exist, and if he does, what dark, anomalous powers does he wield?
Unsolved mysteries of the sea by R. Lionel Fanthorpe( Book )

8 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seas and oceans cover most of the Earth's surface, yet we know less about what lies beneath them than we do about stars and planets millions of miles away. The seas are filled with intriguing mysteries: How were they formed? What gave rise to stories of sirens, mermaids, and mermen? Where did the old pirates and buccaneers hide their treasure? The answers to these questions and more can be found in Unsolved Mysteries of the Sea
Mysteries and secrets of time by R. Lionel Fanthorpe( Book )

5 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This fascinating work begins with a scientific appraisal of time and its relationship with 3D space. It explains in clear, understandable language, the complex theories of such famous men as Newton, Einstein, and Stephen Hawking. Is time infinite, or does it have a beginning and an end? Do Black Holes and White Vortices distort time, or penetrate it? The authors also analyse and evaluate puzzling, well documented reports of time travel and reincarnation, and strange cases of deja vu. Can time travel account for such anachronistic discoveries as a 20th century sparkplug found encased among foss
The world's most mysterious objects by R. Lionel Fanthorpe( Book )

4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What secrets do objects hold? The Fanthorpes examine psychic weapons, spiritual icons, alchemical experiments, and strange devices
Death : the final mystery by R. Lionel Fanthorpe( Book )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The greatest human problem is that we are all born in the condemned cell. Money and medical science can extend the human lifespan significantly -- perhaps up to one thousand years via cloning and cryogenics -- but in the end, when the last medical miracle has been exhausted, Death still waits patiently for us. In Death: The Final Mystery, Lionel and Patricia Fanthorpe take their investigative skills to those last moments of life and beyond, exploring such puzzling topics as near-death and out-of-body experiences, reincarnation theories, hypno-regression, and automatic writing and other phenomen
The Oak Island mystery : the world's greatest treasure hunt by R. Lionel Fanthorpe( Book )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1795 three boys discovered the top of an ancient shaft on uninhabited Oak Island in Mahone Bay, Nova Scotia. The boys began to dig, & what they uncovered started the world's greatest & strangest treasure hunt ... but nobody knows what the treasure is. After years of research, the authors have finally solved the sinister riddle of Oak Island
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identityBarton, Erle, 1935-

controlled identityBell, Thornton, 1935-

controlled identityBrett, Leo, 1935-

controlled identityFane, Bron, 1935-

controlled identityJay, Mel, 1935-

controlled identityJohns, Marston, 1935-

controlled identityLa Salle, Victor, 1935-

controlled identityLionel, Robert, 1935-

controlled identityMuller, John E.

controlled identityRoberts, Lionel, 1935-

controlled identityThanet, Neil, 1935-

controlled identityThorpe, Trebor, 1935-

controlled identityTorro, Pel, 1935-

controlled identityZeigfreid, Karl

Fanhope, R. L.

Fanhope, R. L. (Robert Lionel)

Fanthorpe, Lionel.

Fanthorpe, Lionel and Patricia

Fanthorpe, R. L.

Fanthorpe, R. L. (Robert Lionel)

Fanthorpe, Robert Lionel.

Lionel Fanthorpe British writer

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Mysteries and secrets of Voodoo, Santeria and ObeahThe Oak Island mystery : the secret of the world's greatest treasure huntMysteries and secrets of the Masons : the story behind the Masonic OrderThe world's most mysterious castlesThe big book of mysteriesThe world's most mysterious murdersSecrets of the world's undiscovered treasuresMysteries and secrets of the Templars : the story behind the Da Vinci code