Table of Illustrations and Credits

Art Director: Warwick Knowles
Cover: The rainbow on the front cover transmits a promise for unity and the divine civilization of New Jerusalem, the sky paints the Revelation of the Baha’i Faith, and the sea surges the ocean of its wisdom (courtesy of‌/modules/xcgal/displayimage.php?pid=46483). The globe on the back cover shows seven eyes and seven horns (courtesy of http://civilization‌.ca/hist/advertis/images/adob6-3b.gif) signifying the Messengers of the seven Faiths of the Cycle of Prophecy.
Thor Nuclear Missile. Photograph reproduced by kind permission of ©John Smith, Airfield Focus 59, Aviation at Harrington 39
Map of East Anglia Airfields
Four Living-Beings on Shields
The Quasi “Armageddon” Mountain of Tel Megiddo from Above
The Quasi “Armageddon” Mountain of Tel Megiddo Close-Up
Mount Carmel as the True Armageddon Mountain Carmel
Patmos Cave where John Saw his Vision
Opening Codex SinaiticusFolio of the Apocalypse of John. Image of Ms.Facs.165(1) reproduced by permission of ©The British Library
Timeline of Middle East Faiths and Empires
Two Notional Progress Curves. Graph courtesy of Ravi Batra, Surviving the Great Depression 205, modified
Patmos Vision of a Sky of New Spiritual Law and an Earth of New Material Law
Map of Asia’s Seven-Churches and Patmos Island
Menorah Candelabra of Seven Faiths
Enthroned Apparition of Diamond and Ruby
Stars Depicting 24 Elders
The Ram of Revelation. Courtesy of ©National Audubon Society Field Guide to North American Mammals, modified
Zugon as Yoke or Scales. Courtesy‌/fontdarans/
Silver Domitian Denarius. Photograph by kind permission of Bill Welch and Corrine. & Forum‌
Salvador Dali’s Cosmic Athletes as Lazy Neglect and Callous Selfishness. Reproduced by permission of ©Museu de Dalí, Figueras, Catalunia, ©Estado español, heredero universal de Salvador Dalí, VEGAP, España, 2000; ©Fundació Gala-Salvador Dalí por designación del Estado español VEGAP, España, 2000
Olunthoi Sterile Figs
The Ram is an Enthroned-One too
Map of the Umayyad Caliphate at its Greatest Extent
Tomb of Muawiya
Red, Blue, and Yellow were the Military Colors of the Ottomans. Courtesy of Nicolle D, & McBride, A, Men-at-arms Series 140: Armies of the Ottoman Turks 13001774, composite montage
Map of the Ottoman Sultanate at its Greatest Extent
Model of the Temple
Shi'i Islam. Morning Star, reproduced by kind permission of painter ©Prof. Mahmoud Farshchian Paintings Vol. II 195, Englewood Cliffs: Homai Publishers, and courtesy of Badi Daemi, Catifes Orientales, Andorra
Jizya Cross-Tattoo on Forehead of an Ethiopian Falasha Girl
Jizya Cross-Tattoo on Right Wrist of an Egyptian Copt. Photo by kind permission of Arnold Segal and Fahmi Ibrahimi
Mount Zion as the Beacon to Jerusalem and its Temple
Map of Nine Militaristic Muslim Empires. Courtesy of http://www‌ & http://www.mapsofwar‌.com/ind/history-of-religion.html
Timeline of Middle East Empires
The Millstone of Busywork. Image courtesy of
The Universal House of Justice. Image courtesy of the Baha’i Club, Portland State University,‌/house1.jpg
Tomb of St. John
The Tree of Life. Courtesy of Szekey, From Enoch to the Dead Sea Scrolls 51
Timeline of Revelation Prophecies
The Iceberg of Reality. Courtesy of Campbell, Power of Myth 142, modified
ZOAR1844AD Engraved on a Church
Passport of Baha’u’llah. Image courtesy of‌passport_bahaullah
Route Taken by Baha’u’llah to the Holy Land.Image courtesy of
Tomb of Baha’u’llah near Acco
Tomb of the Bab on Mount Carmel
Map of Baha’i Holy Sites near Mount Carmel
The Eighteenth, Nineteenth, and Twentieth of Twenty Letters Written by the Bab. Images from the Dawn-Breakers xxi–xxii, reproduced by kind permission of the USA Baha’i Publishing Trust, Wilmette, credits to Nabil and Shoghi Effendi
Inclusive Matryoshka Doll
Tomb of Shoghi Effendi in London, with Eagle
‘Abdu’l-Baha, Bahiyyah-Khanum, and Shoghi Effendi as Revelation Elders Photographs: ‘Abdu’l-Baha courtesy of poughkeepsie‌journal.comprojectscultureslo091804s 3.shtml; Shoghi Effendi courtesy of 9–b–19.debildershoghi; Bahiyyah-Khanum courtesy of…/history_bahiyyah.jpg
Important Bahá'í Writings
Bar graphs of Revelation Interpretations
Events from Yom Kippur Fill Revelation. Courtesy of Ben-Daniel, The Apocalypse in the Light of the Temple 34–42, modified
Plan of the Temple and Its Sacred Objects
The Shechinah Enthroned over the Ark. Detail of Ark courtesy of the Treasures of the Temple Museum Jerusalem, http://templeinstitute‌.org
The Diamond Divine Civilization of New Jerusalem
The Breastplate-Gemstones of the High-Priest. Background (modified) courtesy of the Treasures of the Temple Museum Jerusalem,
Structure of New Jerusalem
Timeline of Middle East Empires
A Prototype House of Finance
For some Illustrations the photographers are unknown and the copyright owners could not be traced. Should anyone recognize their work, please notify us and we shall be pleased to acknowledge it in future editions.