The essays selected by the editors to explore these apocalyptic visions are: The Remaking of Zero: Beginning at the End, by Gary K. Wolfe; The Lone Survivor, by Robert Plank; Ambiguous Apocalypse: Transcendental Versions of the End, by Robert Galbreath; World s End: The Imagination of Catastrophe, by W. Warren Wagar; Man-Made Catastrophes, by Brian Stableford; and The Rebellion of Nature, by W. Warren Wagar.Wolfe sees in these postholocaust narratives a central attraction the mythic power inherent in the very conception of ...

The End of the World 1983, Southern Illinois University Press

ISBN-13: 9780809310333

2nd edition