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Fields of Blood: Religion and the History of Violence

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Fields of Blood: Religion and the History of Violence

Karen Armstrong

Religion & beliefs; History of religion

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Countering the atheist claim that believers are by default violent fanatics and religion is the cause of all major wars, this... [more]

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Undeniable: Evolution and the Science of Creation

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Undeniable: Evolution and the Science of Creation

Bill Nye

Religion & science; Mathematics & Sciences; Philosophy of science; History of science; Evolution

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Evolution is one of the most powerful and important ideas ever developed in the history of science. Every question it raises... [more]

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How Much is Enough?: The Love of Money, and the Case for the Good Life

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How Much is Enough?: The Love of Money, and the Case for the Good Life

Robert Skidelsky, Edward Skidelsky

Philosophy; Central government policies; Economic theory & philosophy; Political economy

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Argues that wealth is not an end in itself but a means to the achievement and maintenance of a 'good life', and that our economy... [more]

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Constantine: Unconquered Emperor, Christian Victor

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Constantine: Unconquered Emperor, Christian Victor

Paul Stephenson

Biography: historical, political & military; History; European history; Classical history & classical civilisation; History of religion

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An authoritative life of the first Christian Roman emperor and founder of Constantinople. [more]

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The Wave

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The Wave

Todd Strasser

Fiction & Literature; Religion & beliefs

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Tells the story of a high school history class experiment that frighteningly demonstrated the power of fascism. [more]

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The News: A User's Manual

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The News: A User's Manual

Alain de Botton

Journalistic style guides; Philosophy; Popular culture; Media studies

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Looks at the manic and peculiar positions that 'the news' occupies in our lives. Mixing current affairs with philosophical... [more]

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Ardor

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Ardor

Roberto Calasso

Oriental & Indian philosophy; Hindu sacred texts; Criticism & exegesis of sacred texts

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Little is known about the Vedic people who lived more than three thousand years ago in northern India: they left behind almost... [more]

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It Started with Copernicus: Vital Questions About Science

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It Started with Copernicus: Vital Questions About Science

Keith Parsons

Philosophy; Philosophy of science

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A unique approach to the philosophy of science that focuses on the liveliest and most important controversies surrounding... [more]

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Trouble in Paradise: From the End of History to the End of Capitalism

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Trouble in Paradise: From the End of History to the End of Capitalism

Slavoj Zizek

Philosophy; Social & political philosophy; Popular philosophy; Marxism & Communism; Economic theory & philosophy

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Setting out to diagnose the condition of global capitalism, the ideological constraints we are faced with in our daily lives,... [more]

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A Short History of Christianity

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A Short History of Christianity

Geoffrey Blainey

Religion & beliefs; History of religion; Christianity

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For 2000 years, Christianity has had a varying but immense influence on world history. Who better, then, than Geoffrey Blainey,... [more]

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The Celtic Myths: A Guide to the Ancient Gods and Legends

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The Celtic Myths: A Guide to the Ancient Gods and Legends

Miranda Aldhouse-Green

Archaeology by period & region; Religion & beliefs; Celtic religion & mythology

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As well as vividly exploring the tales, the author brings her expertise in the archaeology of the Iron Age and particularly... [more]

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The Norton Anthology of World Religions (2-Volume Boxed Set)

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The Norton Anthology of World Religions (2-Volume Boxed Set)

Donald Lopez, James Robson, David Biale, Jack Miles, Wendy Doniger

Religion & beliefs; Religion: general

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A landmark work in which the six major, living, international world religions speak to readers in their own words. [more]

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An Illustrated Book of Bad Arguments

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An Illustrated Book of Bad Arguments

Ali Almossawi

Philosophy; Popular philosophy

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This wonderfully conceived book will turn your feeble mind into a trap of steely logic. [more]

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Philosophy: An Illustrated History of Thought

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Philosophy: An Illustrated History of Thought

Tom Jackson

Philosophy

Hardback

Here is the essential guide to philosophy, an authoritative yet fun reference book and timeline on the compilation of human... [more]

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Potiphar's Wife: The Vatican's Secret and Child Sexual Abuse

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Potiphar's Wife: The Vatican's Secret and Child Sexual Abuse

Kieran Tapsell

Religion & beliefs; History of religion; Child abuse; Law & society

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The cover-up of child sexual abuse by the Catholic Church has been occurring under the pontificate of six popes since 1922.... [more]

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For Christ's Sake: End Sexual Abuse in the Catholic Church... for Good

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For Christ's Sake: End Sexual Abuse in the Catholic Church... for Good

Bishop Geoffrey Robinson

Religion & beliefs; Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church; Sexual abuse & harassment

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Sexual abuse within the Catholic Church has been nothing short of an epidemic of catastrophic proportions. Bishop Robinson... [more]

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Columbus and the Quest for Jerusalem: How Religion Drove the Voyages That Led to America

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Columbus and the Quest for Jerusalem: How Religion Drove the Voyages That...

Carol Delaney

History; History of the Americas; Historical geography; History of religion; Christianity; Geographical discovery & exploration

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Columbus and the Quest for Jerusalem is not an apologist's take, but a clear-eyed, thought-provoking, and timely reappraisal... [more]

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A Dictionary of Hinduism

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A Dictionary of Hinduism

W.J. Johnson

Reference works; Religion & beliefs; Hinduism

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With almost 2,800 entries on all aspects of Hinduism, this is the most up-to-date and comprehensive dictionary of its kind.... [more]

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The Secret Language of Churches & Cathedrals: Decoding the Sacred Symbolism of Christianity's Holy Buildings

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The Secret Language of Churches & Cathedrals: Decoding the Sacred Symbolism...

Richard Stemp

Religious buildings; Religion & beliefs; Self-help & personal development

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Discover the hidden symbols and complex layers of meaning in the structure and decoration of some of the world's most beautiful... [more]

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Prophets Seers & Visionaries

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Prophets Seers & Visionaries

Melanie King

Religion & beliefs; Clairvoyance & precognition; Mysticism, magic & ritual

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Pilgrimage and Faith: Buddhism, Christianity and Islam

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Pilgrimage and Faith: Buddhism, Christianity and Islam

Religion & beliefs; Religion: general

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This book explores pilgrimage as experienced in Buddhist, Christian and Muslim faith communities. It addresses shared goals... [more]

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Regulus (Latin)

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Regulus (Latin)

Antoine de Saint-Exupery

Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); History; Philosophy

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The format of the bestselling 100th anniversary edition of The Little Prince , published in 2000, is the basis for this special... [more]

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Confrontation: A Conversation with Aude Lancelin

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Confrontation: A Conversation with Aude Lancelin

Alain Badiou

Philosophy; Social & political philosophy; Political science & theory

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Everything in their respective positions divides them: Alain Badiou is the thinker of a revitalized communism and Alain Finkielkraut... [more]

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Mindfulness For Dummies

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Mindfulness For Dummies

Shamash Alidina

Buddhism; Health & Self-Help; Mind, body, spirit: meditation & visualisation

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Whether you're looking to control your depression and anxiety levels, improve concentration and reduce stress, or just want... [more]

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What are You Hungry for?: The Chopra Solution to Permanent Weight Loss, Well-Being and Lightness of Soul

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What are You Hungry for?: The Chopra Solution to Permanent Weight Loss,...

Deepak Chopra

Spirituality & religious experience; Health & Self-Help; Diets & dieting

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For many of us, sugary treats, fatty meals and high-calorie snacks are impossible to resist. And yet, reaching the bottom... [more]

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