Millennium III, Century XXI: A Retrospective on the Future

Synopsis

As a new century and millennium approach, the world braces itself for a frenzied outpouring of popular excitement, tabloid predictions, and religious hysteria, all egged on by a strong dose of mass media attention. Historian Peter Stearns supplies an antidote with this witty and insightful look at past millennial fevers and turn-of-the-century neuroses.

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Publisher: Place of publication:
  • Boulder, CO
Publication year:
  • 1998