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Author Guyatt, Nicholas, 1973-

Title Have a nice doomsday : why millions of Americans are looking forward to the end of the world / Nicholas Guyatt.

Imprint New York : Harper Perennial, c2007.

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    236.9 GUY    Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description 276, 18 p. ; 21 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [271]-274).
Contents Prologue : The beginning of the end -- Jews and a furious Christ -- In search of a perfect red heifer -- Of horns, little horns, and Antichrists -- Riding the white elephant -- American apocalypse -- The dirty old fishpond -- Nuking the hill -- Tom Clancy with prayer -- Armageddon comes later -- Epilogue : An intercept from God.
Summary A study of apocalyptic Christianity assesses the beliefs of the fifty million Americans who believe that the apocalypse will occur during their lifetimes and their involvement in debates over gay rights, foreign policy, and abortion.
Subject End of the world -- Political aspects.
Judgment Day -- Political aspects.
Prophecy -- Christianity -- Political aspects.
Public opinion -- United States
Religion and state -- United States.
ISBN 9780061152245 : $13.95
0061152242

 
    
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