End-Time Visions: The Road to Armageddon?

Synopsis

In this look at doomsday madness--its history, leaders, followers, and dogma--Abanes cites historical antecedents from the Middle Ages and the Renaissance and discusses in detail the myriad of popular doomsday prophets, including Japan's Aum Shinrikyo, and other international movements. Illustrations.

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Publisher: Place of publication:
  • New York
Publication year:
  • 1998