A creed for the third millennium

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G.K. Hall, 1986 - Fiction - 593 pages
In 2032, in a world of encroaching cold, dwindling resources, and a hopeless populace, charismatic psychologist Joshua Christian, unwittingly aided by the brilliant Dr. Judith Carriol, becomes the new messiah

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Novelist Colleen McCullough was born in 1937 in Wellington, New South Wales, Australia. She attended Holy Cross College and the University of Sydney. She wanted to pursue a career in medicine but had an allergy to soap and a shortage of money. She decided to study neuroscience and established the department of neurophysiology at the Royal North Shore Hospital in Sydney before working as a researcher and teacher at Yale Medical School for ten years. While there, she wrote her first two novels Tim and the Thorn Birds. Her other works include An Indecent Obsession, A Creed for the Third Millennium, The Ladies of Missalonghi, The First Man in Rome, The Grass Crown, Fortunes Favorites, and Caesars Women.

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