Encyclopedia of Prophecy

Encyclopedia of Prophecy

Geoffrey Ashe

A definitive, authentic, A–Z reference advisor supplying a world standpoint at the function of prophecy in international historical past, faith, folklore, and literature.

• greater than a hundred entries on prophets and prophecies from the Antichrist to Yevgeny Zamyatin, the Russian writer whose writings inspired Aldous Huxley's Brave New World and George Orwell's 1984

• broad illustrations with drawings and diagrams together with engravings from William Blake's so-called prophetic books and depictions of the 10 incarnations of Vishnu

• various pictures of writers akin to D. H. Lawrence, H. G. Wells, and E. M. Forster; non secular leaders akin to Madame Blavatsky, founding father of Theosophy; and Theodor Herzl, founding father of Zionism

• A bibliography as a consultant for prolonged research

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