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Submission

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Submission

Michel Houellebecq

Fiction & Literature; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Religious & spiritual fiction; Fiction in translation; Islamic life & practice; Advocate - Fiction

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As the 2022 French Presidential election looms, two candidates emerge as favourites: Marine Le Pen of the Front National,... [more]

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Seneca: A Life

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Seneca: A Life

Emily Wilson

Biography: historical, political & military; History; European history; Social & cultural history; Western philosophy: Ancient, to c 500

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Philosopher, dramatist, rhetorician, Stoic and pragmatist, Seneca was one of the most contradictory figures in ancient Rome,... [more]

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Beyond Belief: How We Find Meaning Without Religion

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Beyond Belief: How We Find Meaning Without Religion

Hugh Mackay

Philosophy; Religion & beliefs

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A powerful investigation into how we make sense of our lives and find purpose in an age without God. [more]

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The Path: A New Way to Think About Everything

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The Path: A New Way to Think About Everything

Michael Puett, Christine Gross-Loh

Oriental & Indian philosophy; Popular philosophy; Health & Self-Help; Self-help & personal development

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In the first book of its kind, The Path draws on the work of six of the great - but largely unknown - Chinese philosophers... [more]

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Crusade and Jihad: Origins, History, Aftermath

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Crusade and Jihad: Origins, History, Aftermath

Malcolm Lambert

History; Crusades; Religious intolerance, persecution & conflict; Advocate - History

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Malcolm Lambert's investigation of the medieval origins of crusade and jihad casts a clear light on their contemporary meanings... [more]

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Seriously Funny: The Endlessly Quotable Terry Pratchett

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Seriously Funny: The Endlessly Quotable Terry Pratchett

Terry Pratchett

Horror & ghost stories; Fantasy; Fiction-related items; Popular philosophy; Humour collections & anthologies

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'I'll be more enthusiastic about encouraging thinking outside the box when there's evidence of any thinking going on inside... [more]

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So You've Been Publicly Shamed

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So You've Been Publicly Shamed

Jon Ronson

Popular philosophy; Society & Social Sciences; Social groups; Impact of science & technology on society; Humour

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From the Sunday Times top-ten bestselling author of The Psychopath Test, a brilliant and hilarious new book exploring the... [more]

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Killing Jesus: A History

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Killing Jesus: A History

Bill O'Reilly & Martin Dugard

Ancient history: to c 500 CE; Religion & beliefs; The historical Jesus; Christian theology

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Details the events leading up to the murder of the most influential man in history: Jesus of Nazareth. This book intends to... [more]

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Is Your Neighbour a Zombie?: Philosophical Riddles, Paradoxes and Conundrums to Stretch Your Mind

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Is Your Neighbour a Zombie?: Philosophical Riddles, Paradoxes and Conundrums...

Jeremy Stangroom

Philosophy; Popular philosophy

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Jorge Romero is facing a big problem. His neighbours are convinced he is a soulless zombie. What can he say to persuade them... [more]

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God's Jury: The Inquisition and the Making of the Modern World

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God's Jury: The Inquisition and the Making of the Modern World

Cullen Murphy

History; European history; Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900; Religious intolerance, persecution & conflict; History of religion; Christian institutions & organisations

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A narrative history of the Inquisition, and an examination of the influence it exerted on contemporary society, by the author... [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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Alexander the Corrector: The Tormented Genius Whose Cruden's Concordance Unwrote the Bible

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Alexander the Corrector: The Tormented Genius Whose Cruden's Concordance...

Julia Keay

Biography: religious & spiritual; Religion & beliefs; History of religion; Christianity

Hardback

Cruden's Concordance to the Bible is four times the length of the Bible itself, and in nearly 300 years it has never been... [more]

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The Most Good You Can Do: How Effective Altruism is Changing Ideas About Living Ethically

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The Most Good You Can Do: How Effective Altruism is Changing Ideas About...

Peter Singer

Philosophy; Popular philosophy

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From the ethicist the New Yorker calls the most influential living philosopher, a new way of thinking about living ethically... [more]

$23.99

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Wolsey: The Life of King Henry VIII's Cardinal

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Wolsey: The Life of King Henry VIII's Cardinal

John Matusiak

Biography: historical, political & military; History; British & Irish history; Christian leaders & leadership

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Cardinal Wolsey is a controversial figure: a butcher's son, a man of letters and the Church, a divisive political expert,... [more]

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Probing Our Judeo-Christian Inheritance (for Freethinkers)

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Probing Our Judeo-Christian Inheritance (for Freethinkers)

Max Burnett

Religion & beliefs

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We are living in the end age of Christianity as we have known it. Our culture needs to be revamped, and we need to question... [more]

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The Moral ARC

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The Moral ARC

Michael Shermer

Philosophy; History of Western philosophy; Ethics & moral philosophy

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Bestselling author Michael Shermer's exploration of science and morality that demonstrates how the scientific way of thinking... [more]

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The Art of Reading

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The Art of Reading

Damon Young

Philosophy; Popular philosophy

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We are not born readers, we learn to turn words into worlds. But why is fine writing lauded while excellent reading is ignored?... [more]

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Philosophy

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Philosophy

Kevin Perry

Philosophy

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Philosophy is to question everything. More than a lifestyle, larger than any single idea, broader than a conviction, philosophy... [more]

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The Murderous History of Bible Translations: Power, Conflict and the Quest for Meaning

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The Murderous History of Bible Translations: Power, Conflict and the Quest...

Harry Freedman

Religion & beliefs; History of religion; Christianity

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In 1535, William Tyndale, the first man to produce an English version of the Bible in print, was captured and imprisoned in... [more]

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Don't Panic!: ISIS, Terror and  the Making of Today's Middle East

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Don't Panic!: ISIS, Terror and the Making of Today's Middle East

Gwynne Dyer

History; Religion & politics; Religious intolerance, persecution & conflict; Islamic studies; Terrorist attack

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The entity known (in one of many variants) as the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) has come to feature regularly in... [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 lives, and... [more]

$24.99

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The Bible Doesn't Say That

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The Bible Doesn't Say That

Joel M. Hoffman

Religion & beliefs

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The Bible Doesn't Say That succinctly explains each misunderstanding, detailing the nature of what went wrong and offering... [more]

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Greek Mythology: A Traveller's Guide from Mount Olympus to Troy

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Greek Mythology: A Traveller's Guide from Mount Olympus to Troy

David Stuttard, Lis Watkins

Religion & beliefs; Folklore, myths & legends

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The Greek myths have a universal appeal, reaching far beyond the time and physical place in which they were created. In this... [more]

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Augustine: Conversions and Confessions

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Augustine: Conversions and Confessions

Robin Lane Fox

Religion & beliefs

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Augustine is the person from the ancient world about whom we know most. He is the author of an intimate masterpiece, the Confessions,... [more]

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5 Love Languages: The Secret to Love That Lasts

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5 Love Languages: The Secret to Love That Lasts

Gary Chapman, Ph.D.

Christian aspects of sexuality, gender & relationships; Health & Self-Help; Dating, relationships, living together & marriage

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Dr. Chapman explains how people communicate love in different ways, and shares the wonderful things that happen when men and... [more]

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