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2012 : the return of Quetzalcoatl

Author: Daniel Pinchbeck
Publisher: New York : Jeremy Tarcher/Penguin, ©2006.
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In tracing the meaning of the end of the Mayan calendar in 2012 and the imminent transition from one world to another prophesied by the Hopi Indians, Pinchbeck synthesizes indigenous cosmology, alien abduction, shamanic revivalism, crop circles, psychedelic visions, the current ecological crisis, and the Judeo-Christian Apocalypse into a new vision for our time. The result is an inquiry into where humanity is  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Pinchbeck, Daniel.
2012.
New York : Jeremy Tarcher/Penguin, ©2006
(OCoLC)608019643
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Daniel Pinchbeck
ISBN: 1585424838 9781585424832
OCLC Number: 62421298
Notes: Errata slip inserted.
Description: 408 pages ; 24 cm
Other Titles: Two thousand twelve
Responsibility: Daniel Pinchbeck.
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In tracing the meaning of the end of the Mayan calendar in 2012 and the imminent transition from one world to another prophesied by the Hopi Indians, Pinchbeck synthesizes indigenous cosmology, alien abduction, shamanic revivalism, crop circles, psychedelic visions, the current ecological crisis, and the Judeo-Christian Apocalypse into a new vision for our time. The result is an inquiry into where humanity is immediately headed--and its startling congruence with the ideas of the mysterious civilization of the Classical Maya.--From publisher description.

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