The Prince of Darkness : radical evil and the power of good in history (Book, 1992) [WorldCat.org]
skip to content
The Prince of Darkness : radical evil and the power of good in history Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The Prince of Darkness : radical evil and the power of good in history

Author: Jeffrey Burton Russell
Publisher: Ithaca, N.Y. : Thames and Hudson, 1992.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jeffrey Burton Russell
ISBN: 9780801480560 0801480566 9780801420146 0801420148
OCLC Number: 1012733930
Notes: "First published 1988 by Cornell University Press. First printing, Cornell Paperbacks, 1992"--Title page verso.
Includes index.
Description: xii, 288 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Evil --
The devil around the world --
The good lord and the devil --
Christ and the power of evil --
Satan and heresy --
Dualism and the desert --
The classical Christian view --
Lucifer popular and elite --
Scholastics, poets, and dramatists --
Nominalists, mystics, and witches --
The devil and the reformers --
High on the throne of the royal state --
The disintegration of hell --
From romance to nihilism --
The integration of evil --
Auschwitz and Hiroshima --
The meaning of evil.
Responsibility: Jeffrey Burton Russell.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.