Elements of Prophecy

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Element, 1990 - Divination - 144 pages
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Prophecy has fascinated humankind through the ages. It is an inherent potential of the human psyche and culture, and has appeared in different forms in every age throughout history. This text explains the role prophecy has played in history and how we can interpret prophets such as Nostradamus and Merlin. The topics covered include: the history of prophecy; ancient divinatory techniques and the influence they have had; and the relationship between prophecy, propaganda and power.

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Contents

Foreword
5
What Is Prophecy?
9
Prophecy Then and Now
24
Copyright

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Stewart is widely acknowledged as an authority on mythology, legends, magical arts, and ancient traditions. He has also composed and recorded music and songs for feature films, television, and theater productions.

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