Messiah (Penguin Twentieth-Century Classics) (Classic, 20th-Century, Penguin)

Messiah (Penguin Twentieth-Century Classics) (Classic, 20th-Century, Penguin)

Gore Vidal


while a mortician appears to be like on tv to claim that loss of life is infinitely optimum to lifestyles, he sparks a non secular move that fast leaves Christianity and so much of Islam within the dirt. Gore Vidal's deft and bold mixture of satire and prophecy, first released in 1954, eerily anticipates the excesses of Jim Jones, David Koresh, and the Heaven's Gate suicide cult.

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