Prophets of Doom

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Millbrook Press, 1999 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 160 pages
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The millenium edition represents both a revision and an expansion of the original 1993 book, which was named both a "1993 Book of the Year" by the Child Study Association and a "1994 Book for the Teenage" by the New York Public Library.

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PROPHETS OF DOOM

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The Second Millennium is at hand. Aren't you just a wee bit anxious? Cohen claims that, deep down, you probably are but (probably) shouldn't be, since one of the oldest features of Western culture is ... Read full review

Contents

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THE FOUR HORSEMEN
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TOWARD THE YEAR 2000
149
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About the author (1999)

Daniel Cohen was born Daniel Edward Reba in Chicago, Illinois on March 12, 1936. He received a bachelor's degree in journalism from the University of Illinois. He worked at Time magazine and Science Digest before he began writing books. His books for children and teenagers dealt with ghosts, U.F.O.s, the occult, ESP, vampires, werewolves, conspiracies, cloning, weather, and the human genome. He also wrote biographies of the astronomer Carl Sagan and Jesse Ventura. His only child, Theodora Cohen, was killed in the December 21, 1988 bombing of Pan Am Flight 103. He and his wife Susan Cohen exhaustively sought justice for their daughter and the 269 other victims of the bombing. They wrote several books together including When Someone You Know Is Gay and Pan Am 103: The Bombing, the Betrayals, and a Bereaved Family's Search for Justice. He died from sepsis on May 6, 2018 at the age of 82.

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