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The Resource Nostradamus : how an obscure Renaissance astrologer became the modern prophet of doom, Stephane Gerson

Nostradamus : how an obscure Renaissance astrologer became the modern prophet of doom, Stephane Gerson

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Nostradamus : how an obscure Renaissance astrologer became the modern prophet of doom
Title
Nostradamus
Title remainder
how an obscure Renaissance astrologer became the modern prophet of doom
Statement of responsibility
Stephane Gerson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents a portrait of the astrologer, evaluating how his prophecies have been interpreted, transformed, and analyzed while exploring the ways in which people believe his predictions have been proven and his cultural influence--
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Provided by Publisher
Biography type
contains biographical information
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DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gerson, Stéphane
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nostradamus
  • Twentieth century
  • Prophecies (Occultism)
Label
Nostradamus : how an obscure Renaissance astrologer became the modern prophet of doom, Stephane Gerson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 303-332) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
A good friend in Renaissance Europe -- The power of words -- Unfathomable afflictions -- Fame and infamy -- The Nostradamian underworld -- Wonder and politics at the Court of France -- Amazing bones: a revolutionary desecration -- A world of one's own -- We are not Nostradadamites! -- Fin de Siècle madness -- Nostradamus is Adolf Hitler -- Apocalypse now? -- Times for Nostradamus
Control code
FIEb17348055
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xix, 347 pages
Isbn
9780312613686
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)778422062
Label
Nostradamus : how an obscure Renaissance astrologer became the modern prophet of doom, Stephane Gerson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 303-332) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
A good friend in Renaissance Europe -- The power of words -- Unfathomable afflictions -- Fame and infamy -- The Nostradamian underworld -- Wonder and politics at the Court of France -- Amazing bones: a revolutionary desecration -- A world of one's own -- We are not Nostradadamites! -- Fin de Siècle madness -- Nostradamus is Adolf Hitler -- Apocalypse now? -- Times for Nostradamus
Control code
FIEb17348055
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xix, 347 pages
Isbn
9780312613686
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)778422062

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