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Apocalyptic Anxiety: Religion, Science, and America's Obsession with the End ...

Anthony Aveni - 2016 - 268 pages
Apocalyptic Anxiety traces the sources of American culture’s obsession with predicting and preparing for the apocalypse. Author Anthony Aveni explores why Americans take ...
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Conversing with the Planets: How Science and Myth Invented the Cosmos

Anthony Aveni - 2012 - 255 pages
An award-winning professor takes readers on a guided tour of the stunning celestial discoveries of past cultures. Interweaving the astronomy, mythology, and anthropology of ...
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Buried Beneath Us: Discovering the Ancient Cities of the Americas

Anthony Aveni, Katherine Roy - 2013 - 96 pages
An intricately illustrated examination of the forces that help cities grow and eventually cause their destruction is told through the histories of ancient American ...
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Class Not Dismissed: Reflections on Undergraduate Education and Teaching the ...

Anthony Aveni - 2014 - 288 pages
In A Life in Learning, award-winning professor Anthony Aveni tells the personal story of his six decades in college classrooms and some of the 10,000 students who have filled ...
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The End of Time: The Next Revolution in Physics

Julian Barbour - 2001 - 384 pages
Richard Feynman once quipped that "Time is what happens when nothing else does." But Julian Barbour disagrees: if nothing happened, if nothing changed, then time would stop ...
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2012 and the End of the World: The Western Roots of the Maya Apocalypse

Matthew Restall, Amara Solari - 2011 - 160 pages
Did the Maya really predict that the world would end in December of 2012? If not, how and why has 2012 millenarianism gained such popular appeal? In this deeply knowledgeable ...
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Prophecy, Alchemy, and the End of Time: John of Rupescissa in the Late ...

Leah DeVun - 2009 - 255 pages
In the middle of the fourteenth century, the Franciscan friar John of Rupescissa sent a dramatic warning to his followers: the end times were coming; the apocalypse was near ...
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