The War for SoulsBook - 2007
"December 21, 2012, may be one of the most watched dates In history. Every twenty-six thousand years, Earth lines up with the exact center of our galaxy. At 11:11 A.M. on December 21, 2012, this event happens again, and the ancient Maya calculated that it would mark the end, not only of this age, but of human consciousness as we know It." "But what will actually happen? The end of the world? A new age for mankind? Nothing? The last time it happened Cro-Magnon man suddenly began creating great art in the caves of southern France, which to this day remains one of the most inexplicable changes in human history." "Now Whitley Strieber explores 2012 in a towering work of fiction that will astound readers with its truly new insights and a roller-coaster ride of a story, as a mysterious alien presence unexpectedly bursts out of sacred sites all over the world to rip human souls from their bodies, plunging the world into chaos of a kind it has never before known." "Courage meets cowardice, loyalty meets betrayal as an entire world struggles to survive this incredible war against souls. Heroes emerge, villains reveal themselves, and in the end something completely new and unexpected happens that at once lifts the fictional characters Into a new life and sounds a haunting real-world warning for the future."--BOOK JACKET.
Publisher: New York : Tor, 2007
Edition: 1st ed
Branch Call Number: S STRIEBER
Characteristics: 319 p. ; 25 cm
Alternative Title: Two thousand twelve