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Dominion of God

Christendom and Apocalypse in the Middle Ages

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$40.50 • £32.95 • €36.50

ISBN 9780674036291

Publication Date: 10/01/2009

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336 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

6 halftones

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  • Introduction
  • 1. Christendom and the Origins of Papal Monarchy
  • 2. The Chosen People and the Enemies of God
  • 3. Reformist Apocalypticism and the Battlefield of History
  • 4. Joachim of Fiore and the Sabbath Age
  • 5. The Shepherd of the World
  • 6. Crusaders, Missionaries, and Prophets
  • 7. Contesting the End of Days
  • 8. The New Jerusalem and the Transfiguration of Christendom
  • Epilogue
  • Abbreviations
  • Notes
  • Select Bibliography
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index

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