The Resource End-time visions : the road to Armageddon?, by Richard Abanes

End-time visions : the road to Armageddon?, by Richard Abanes

Label
End-time visions : the road to Armageddon?
Title
End-time visions
Title remainder
the road to Armageddon?
Statement of responsibility
by Richard Abanes
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Discusses the increased spirituality and belief that the end of the world is near which is preceding the new millennium and which has given rise to doomsayers and their organizations, such as David Koresh, Aum Shinrikyo, Heaven's Gate, the Order of the Solar Temple, and others. Cites historical antecedants from the Middle Ages and the Renaissance
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
291.2/3
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BT876
LC item number
.A22 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
End-time visions : the road to Armageddon?, by Richard Abanes
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [349]-415) and index
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Contents
Introduction -- 1990s: decade of death -- Seers, sages, and soothsayers -- "Thus saith the lord" -- Patriots and militiamen -- A timeless obsession -- Nostradamus -- Miller's millennial madness -- Jehovah's witnesses: Armageddon, Inc. -- Signs of the times revisited -- The bible tells me so? -- Millennial mindsets -- Appendix a: the NDE mystery solved -- Appendix b: calendar confusion -- Appendix c: timeline of doom -- Appendix d: inside heaven's gate -- Notes -- Index
Control code
185554
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 428 p.
Isbn
9780805417692
Lccn
97044524
Other physical details
ill
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
185554
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm37801470
  • (OCoLC)37801470

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