For English popular 'prophetic' writings, see 'Merlin, 'Nixon, 'Mother Shipton. Foreign texts, notably the verses of Nostradamus, have also been frequently translated and reinterpreted to fit the preoccupations of each generation.
   See also 'Doomsday, 'number 666.

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