Apocalypses - Prophecies, Cults & Millennial Beliefs through the Ages (USA)
Harvard University Press
Publication Date :
1 Jan 2000
Apocalyptic visions and prophecies from Zarathustra to the end of the 20th century form the panorama of this book. Beginning with the ancients of the West and the Orient, especially with Judaism and Christianity, Weber finds that an absolute belief in the end of time was omnipresent.