Prophecy: The Power of Inspired Language in History 1300-2000

Bertrand Taithe, Timothy Thornton

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    Abstract

    Prophecy presents a timely analysis of the use of prophetic language and of millenarianism in politics from the thirteenth century to today. Prophecy and its interpretation can change the course of history; a range od scholars demonstrate its historical significance in the construction of kingship, theocracy, alternative communities, and even science.
    Original languageEnglish
    Place of PublicationStroud
    PublisherSutton Publishing Ltd.
    Number of pages224
    ISBN (Print)9780750913317, 0750913312
    Publication statusPublished - 1997

    Publication series

    NameThemes in History
    PublisherSutton

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