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Apocalypse : a history of the end of time

Author: John Michael Greer
Publisher: London : Quercus, ©2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The ancient Egyptians would have known it as the sixth day of Pachon. The Mayans named it 4 Ahau 3 Kankin. To us it is 21 December, 2012. On this day, it is said, the world will come to an end. This is not the first time we've been told that our time is up. And - touch wood - it probably won't be the last. Religious and secular, past and present - Apocalypse covers each and every one of our prophesized dooms:  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Michael Greer
ISBN: 9781780870403 178087040X
OCLC Number: 769472951
Description: 229 pages ; 20 cm
Contents: Foreword: Counting Down to the Apocalypse. The Beginning of the End. The Crucible of Judaism. Waiting for the Antichrist. The Waning of Theology. Eyes Turned Toward Heaven. The Current Contenders. The Seventh Seal. Notes and Sources. Bibliography. Index.
Responsibility: John Michael Greer.

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Apocalypse covers each and every one of our prophesized dooms: featuring asteroids, Antichrists, solar flares, Singularities, Utopias, UFOs, Zoroastrians and Zapotecs, to mention but a small few.  Read more...

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'well worth reading, and will remain so even after December 21st, 2012!' Magonia Review. * Magonia Review * 'The best book I've ever read on the subject' Jonathan Black, bestselling author of The Read more...

 
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