The end of time: faith and fear in the shadow of the millennium

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University Press of New England, Jul 1, 1997 - Religion - 373 pages
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Presents the history of apolcalyptic doctrines and movements, looking at why calendar changes have such a profound effect on human beings

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The end of time: faith and fear in the shadow of the millennium

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In another valuable title about the approaching millennium, British journalist Thompson focuses on human obsession with calendars and time. He traces the roots of millenarians from the first societies ... Read full review

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I think I bought this in 1999 and then never got around to reading it before the millennium, and then procrastinated reading it, since there obviously hasn't been an apocalypse since. But I found it ... Read full review

Contents

The Roots of Apocalypse
3
The Mystery of the Year 1000
35
Pursuing the Millennium
56
Copyright

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