Emanuel Swedenborg: Visionary Savant in the Age of Reason
Author: Ernst Benz, Nicholas Goodrick-Clarke
Publisher: Swedenborg Foundation Publishers
Release Date: June 01, 2002
The distinguished German theologian Ernst Benz documents the rich and fascinating life of Emanuel Swedenborg, who claims an exceptional place in history as both a scientist and a visionary. Also an active statesman, Swedenborg accomplished major engineering feats, contributed numerous groundbreaking studies in a variety of scientific fields, and played a prominent role in Swedish public institutions. This is one of the most comprehensive biographies of Swedenborg available in print.