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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Taithe, B., & Thornton, T. (1997). Prophecy: The Power of Inspired Language in History 1300-2000. (Themes in History). Stroud: Sutton Publishing Ltd.