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Prophecies, Cults, and Millennial Beliefs through the Ages

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ISBN 9780674003958

Publication Date: 11/01/2000


302 pages

United States and its dependencies only

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  • 1. Introduction
  • 2. Chronologies and Fins de Siècle
  • 3. Apocalypses and Millenarianisms
  • 4. In Dark and Bloody Times
  • 5. Revivalists and Antichrists
  • 6. Apocalypse and Science
  • 7. Enlightenment?
  • 8. Apocalypse in Worldly Times
  • 9. Pursuits of the Millennium
  • 10. Time’s Noblest Offspring
  • 11. The Twentieth Century
  • 12. Conclusion
  • Notes
  • Index

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