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The Apocalypse of Empire : Imperial Eschatology in Late Antiquity and Early Islam

by Shoemaker, Stephen J

Condition: Very good/very good


Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2018. First edition. Hardcover. Very good/very good. Octavo (standard size). Slight wear to edges and corners of boards and dust jacket. 260 p. w/ index and extensive notes and bibliography. A study of the relationship between religious belief in an approching apocalypse and the drive for imperial conquest, eps. in the Middle east. He focuses on Early Islam while also looking at related Byzantine Christian, Jewish, and Zorastorian apocalyptic beliefs.


  • Bookseller: Motte & Bailey, Booksellers US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 18599
  • Title: The Apocalypse of Empire : Imperial Eschatology in Late Antiquity and Early Islam
  • Author: Shoemaker, Stephen J
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Very good
  • Jacket condition: very good
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press
  • Place: Philadelphia
  • Date published: 2018
  • Bookseller catalogs: Religion (general);

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