Hoodoo (Magical practice)

Hoodoo, or rootwork, is a form of folk magic that originated in African American communities in the South that combines West African spirituality and folk magic brought over by colonists from Europe.

Timeline of related events

1700

1725

Publication of Egyptian Secrets of Albertus Magnus (this magical practice draws upon Egyptian Secrets of Albertus Magnus)

1800

1820

Publication of Hohmann's Long Lost Friend (this magical practice draws upon The Long Lost Friend)

1849

Publication of the Sixth and Seventh Books of Moses (this magical practice draws upon The Sixth and Seventh Books of Moses)

1869

English-language translation of Egyptian Secrets (this magical practice draws upon Egyptian Secrets of Albertus Magnus)

1880

First US Publication of the Sixth and Seventh Books of Moses (this magical practice draws upon The Sixth and Seventh Books of Moses)