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A Lot with a Little

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A Lot with a Little

Tim Costello

Biography; Autobiography: religious & spiritual; Christian life & practice; Advocate - Australian Biography

Hardback

In this evocative memoir, Tim Costello explores the people and experiences that have shaped him into a socially active fighter... [more]

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Steve McQueen: The Salvation of an American Icon

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Steve McQueen: The Salvation of an American Icon

Greg Laurie

Film, TV & Radio; Individual actors & performers; Biography: arts & entertainment; Biography: religious & spiritual; Christian life & practice; Personal Christian testimony & inspirational works

Paperback

In the 1960s, Steve McQueen was the biggest movie star of his generation and one of the coolest men to ever walk the planet.... [more]

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Confessions: A New Translation

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Confessions: A New Translation

Augustine

Biography: religious & spiritual; History of religion; Christianity

Paperback

This translation of Confessions enlivens the beguiling world of late antiquity. [more]

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The Life and Legend of the Sultan Saladin

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The Life and Legend of the Sultan Saladin

Jonathan Phillips

Biography: historical, political & military; Biography: religious & spiritual; History; Middle Eastern history; Crusades; Religious & spiritual leaders

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After Saladin's death, it goes on to show how in the West this Sunni Muslim acquired the status of a chivalric hero, even... [more]

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That Good Night: Life and Medicine in the Eleventh Hour

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That Good Night: Life and Medicine in the Eleventh Hour

Sunita Puri

Autobiography: general; Autobiography: science, technology & engineering; Autobiography: religious & spiritual; Medicine

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The beautifully written, evocative memoir of a palliative care doctor. [more]

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Martin Buber: A Life of Faith and Dissent

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Martin Buber: A Life of Faith and Dissent

Paul Mendes-Flohr

Biography; Biography: general; Biography: religious & spiritual; Philosophy; Philosophy of religion; Judaism

Hardback

The first major biography in English in over thirty years of the seminal modern Jewish thinker Martin Buber [more]

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In Love with the World: What a Buddhist Monk Can Teach You About Living from Nearly Dying

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In Love with the World: What a Buddhist Monk Can Teach You About Living...

Yongey Mingyur Rinpoche

Autobiography: religious & spiritual; Memoirs; Religion & beliefs; Buddhist life & practice; Tibetan Buddhism; Zen Buddhism

Hardback

The Buddhist master brings together ancient wisdom learned throughout his life and on his four-year wandering retreat, with... [more]

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Philosopher of the Heart: The Restless Life of Soren Kierkegaard

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Philosopher of the Heart: The Restless Life of Soren Kierkegaard

Clare Carlisle

Biography; Biography: literary; Biography: religious & spiritual; Western philosophy: c 1600 to c 1900; Phenomenology & Existentialism; Philosophy of religion

Hardback

Søren Kierkegaard is one of the most passionate and challenging of all modern philosophers, and is often regarded as... [more]

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Educacion

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Educacion

Tara Westover

Autobiography: general; Autobiography: historical, political & military; Autobiography: religious & spiritual; Gender studies: women; Economics; Languages & ESL

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Westover ha escrito una historia extraordinaria--su propia historia--una formidable epopeya, desgarradora e inspiradora, sobre... [more]

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Whatever it Takes: The Price of Power, the Cost of Creativity

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Whatever it Takes: The Price of Power, the Cost of Creativity

Peter Deakin

Music: styles & genres; Biography: historical, political & military; Biography: literary; Biography: religious & spiritual; History; General & world history

Paperback

What do Julius Caesar, Aung San Suu Kyi, Thomas More and , Pope Innocent... [more]

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Saint Patrick Retold: The Legend and History of Ireland's Patron Saint

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Saint Patrick Retold: The Legend and History of Ireland's Patron Saint

Dr. Roy Flechner

Biography: religious & spiritual; History; European history; Medieval history

Hardback

A gripping biography that brings together the most recent research to shed provocative new light on the life of Saint Patrick... [more]

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The Road to Jonestown: Jim Jones and Peoples Temple

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The Road to Jonestown: Jim Jones and Peoples Temple

Jeff Guinn

Biography: religious & spiritual; True crime; History; History of the Americas; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Contemporary non-Christian & para-Christian cults & sects

Paperback

A comprehensive, authoritatve story of preacher Jim Jones, who was responsible for the largest murder-suicide in American... [more]

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A Field Guide to the English Clergy: A Compendium of Diverse Eccentrics, Pirates, Prelates and Adventurers; All Anglican, Some Even Practising

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A Field Guide to the English Clergy: A Compendium of Diverse Eccentrics,...

The Revd Fergus Butler-Gallie

Biography: religious & spiritual; History; Religion: general; Religious groups: social & cultural aspects; Humour

Hardback

The Archbishop of York's behaviour was 'never that expected of a cleric, rarely that expected of a pirate'... [more]

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Through My Father's Eyes

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Through My Father's Eyes

Franklin Graham

Biography; Biography: religious & spiritual

Hardback

While most people knew Billy Graham as a worldwide evangelist and America's Pastor, Franklin Graham simply knew him as a Dad.... [more]

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No Country Woman: A memoir of not belonging

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No Country Woman: A memoir of not belonging

Zoya Patel

Biography; Autobiography: general; Autobiography: religious & spiritual; Memoirs

Paperback

A fresh and exciting feminist memoir about what it means to never feel at... [more]

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The Path to Change: Thoughts on Politics and Society

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The Path to Change: Thoughts on Politics and Society

Pope Francis, Dominique Wolton

Autobiography: historical, political & military; Autobiography: religious & spiritual; Religion & beliefs; Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church; Christian leaders & leadership

Paperback

A fascinating insight into Jorge Mario Bergoglio's life before he was elected Pope, and how his experiences have shaped his... [more]

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Why Religion?: A Personal Story

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Why Religion?: A Personal Story

Elaine Pagels

Autobiography: religious & spiritual; Memoirs; Religion & beliefs; Religious groups: social & cultural aspects

Hardback

New York Times bestseller One of PW's Best Books of the Year One of Amazon's Best Books of the Month Why is religion... [more]

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In God's Hands: The Spiritual Diaries of Pope St John Paul II

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In God's Hands: The Spiritual Diaries of Pope St John Paul II

Pope John Paul, II

Autobiography: religious & spiritual; Diaries, letters & journals; Religion & beliefs; Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church

Paperback

The spiritual diaries of Pope St John Paul II - published for the first time ever in English. The most intimate insight into... [more]

$24.99

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To Change the Church: Pope Francis and the Future of Catholicism

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To Change the Church: Pope Francis and the Future of Catholicism

Ross Douthat

Biography: religious & spiritual; Religion & beliefs; Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church

Hardback

Synopsis coming soon....... [more]

$35.00

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Martin Luther: Catholic Dissident

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Martin Luther: Catholic Dissident

Peter Stanford

Biography: religious & spiritual; European history; Early modern history: c 1450 to c 1700; Religion & beliefs; Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church

Paperback

A new appraisal of theological firebrand Martin Luther, on the 500th anniversary of the religious revolution he triggered... [more]

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Trapped in a Closed World: Catholic Culture and Sexual Abuse

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Trapped in a Closed World: Catholic Culture and Sexual Abuse

Kevin Peoples

Biography: religious & spiritual; Religion & beliefs

Paperback

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$34.95

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Paul: A Biography

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Paul: A Biography

N. T. Wright

Biography: religious & spiritual; Religion & beliefs

Hardback

In this definitive biography, renowned Bible scholar, Anglican bishop, and bestselling author Wright offers a radical look... [more]

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Fatal Discord: Erasmus, Luther, and the Fight for the Western Mind

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Fatal Discord: Erasmus, Luther, and the Fight for the Western Mind

Michael Massing

Biography: religious & spiritual; History; Early modern history: c 1450 to c 1700; History of religion; Christianity

Hardback

A deeply textured dual biography and fascinating intellectual history that examines two of the greatest minds of European... [more]

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David: The Divided Heart

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David: The Divided Heart

David Wolpe

Biography: religious & spiritual; Religion & beliefs

Paperback

A reexamination of the biblical David, legendary warrior, poet, and king, by one of America's most respected rabbis [more]

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Benjamin Franklin: The Religious Life of a Founding Father

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Benjamin Franklin: The Religious Life of a Founding Father

Thomas S. Kidd

Biography: historical, political & military; Biography: religious & spiritual; History; Calvinist, Reformed & Presbyterian Churches; Political leaders & leadership

Hardback

A major new biography, illuminating the great mystery of Benjamin Franklin's faith [more]

$54.99

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