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The cult at the end of the world

the terrifying story of the Aum doomsday cult, from the subways of Tokyo to the nuclear arsenals of Russia = [Oumu]

by David E. Kaplan

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Published by Crown Publishers in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Oumu Shinrikyō (Religious organization)

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Other titlesOumu
    StatementDavid E. Kaplan & Andrew Marshall.
    ContributionsMarshall, Andrew, 1967-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBP605.O88 K37 1996
    The Physical Object
    Pagination310 p. ;
    Number of Pages310
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL580099M
    ISBN 100517705435
    LC Control Number96168693

    The story of a Japanese cult, Aum Supreme Truth - a hi-tech, designer-drug, billion-dollar army of zealots led by "His Holiness the Master" Shoko Asahara, and armed with nerve gas and biological In preparation for Armageddon, in Asahara ordered the attack on Japanese society to begin. Eventually, Prophet began telling her followers that the end of the world would come in when a nuclear war would break out between Russia and the United States. She told them that the only place to be safe was at a compound near the cult's headquarters — the former Malcolm Forbes Ranch — in Gardiner, Montana.

      The dead were members of the Movement for the Restoration of the Ten Commandments of God - a doomsday cult that believed the world would come to an end at the turn of the millennium. Former prosecutor and Fox Nation host Nancy Grace said that she fears the children of Idaho woman Lori Vallow are either "tucked away with some doomsday cult .

      Revelation The Dragon pursuing a woman, from the Bamberg Apocalypse ©. The Book of Revelation, the last book of the Bible, has fascinated and . Members of the Stella Maris Gnostic Church, a Colombian doomsday cult, went into Colombia's Sierra Nevada mountains over the weekend of July , , weekend to be picked up by a UFO that would save them from the end of the world, which .


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