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  • The ANTI-CHRIST Alternative
  • The TEMPTER Alternative
  • The ANTICHRIST Alternative


Ippolita Oderisi, daughter of the Papal aristocracy and partly paralyzed in a car accident, becomes possessed by an ancestor who was burned as a witch in the XV-century. Pregnant by the Anti-Christ and initially impervious to the attentions of science and religion, she is finally saved and restored to sanity by dramatic means.

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