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Title End of days : an encyclopedia of the Apocalypse in world religions / Wendell G. Johnson, editor
Published Santa Barbara, California : ABC-CLIO, an imprint of ABC-CLIO, LLC, [2017]
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Description 1 online resource (xxvii, 381 pages)
Summary This book describes apocalyptic writings in the world's major religious traditions, including Judaism, Christianity, Islam, Hinduism, and Buddhism. The cross-referenced entries address ancient traditions--Zoroastrianism, as one example--as well as modern apocalyptic movements, such as Arun Shinrikyo, the Branch Davidians, and the Order of the Solar Temple
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on July 12, 2017)
Subject Apocalyptic literature -- Encyclopedias
End of the world -- Encyclopedias
Apocalyptic literature.
BODY, MIND & SPIRIT -- Gaia & Earth Energies.
End of the world.
RELIGION -- Christianity -- General.
RELIGION -- Theology.
Genre/Form Encyclopedias.
Form Electronic book
Author Johnson, Wendell G., editor
LC no. 2017024965
ISBN 1440839417 (electronic book)
9781440839412 (electronic book)
(alkaline paper)