Sounds suspiciously like Heinlein's "Sixth Column" aka "The Day After Tomorrow". A novel about which, imho, the less said the better.
Over 25 years ago, I read a borrowed book about American scientists who had created and registered a fake religion, during a time when the US is occupied
All of the entries were great this time around. I had to go with Fragerance of Tea. It incorporate the magical elements nicely into treason and the
You're welcome. "Amazing"? Gosh. No one has called me that for ages.
My all time favorite book is Mote in God's Eye by Larry Niven and Jerry Pournell. It has humans as the advanced race making contact with an alien less