Book Name: Cults: Secret Sects and Radical Religions
Publisher: Carlton Books, 2007
Author: Schroeder, Robert
Pages: 160 pp, with color photographs
Description: “Cults and New Religions: A Brief History” by journalist and writer Robert Schroeder explores the rise of religious cults and sinister sects in the 20th century. This book discusses the essence of a cult’s appeal and the experiences of those who were once cult members, using case studies to shed light on this disturbing phenomenon.