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Rise, Let Us Be on Our Way

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Rise, Let Us Be on Our Way

Pope John Paul II

Religion & beliefs; Christian life & practice; Religious life & practice

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With recollections on his life as well as his thoughts on the issues facing the world now, Pope John Paul II offers words... [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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Beautiful Revolutionary

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Beautiful Revolutionary

Laura Elizabeth Woollett

Fiction & Literature; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Contemporary non-Christian & para-Christian cults & sects; Advocate - Australian Fiction

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The thrilling new novel, inspired by Jim Jones's Peoples Temple, from the author of The Love of a Bad Man. [more]

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Mythos: The Greek Myths Retold

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Mythos: The Greek Myths Retold

Stephen Fry

Poetry by individual poets; Myth & legend told as fiction; Religion & beliefs; Advocate - Religion

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The Greek myths are amongst the best stories ever told, passed down through millennia and inspiring writers and artists as... [more]

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The Darkening Age: The Christian Destruction of the Classical World

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The Darkening Age: The Christian Destruction of the Classical World

Catherine Nixey

History; General & world history; Early history: c 500 to c 1450&1500; History of religion; The Early Church

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A gripping account of how the early Christians annihilated the art and teachings of the Classical world from a brilliant young... [more]

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Reading Marx

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Reading Marx

Slavoj Zizek, Frank Ruda, Agon Hamza

Philosophy; Marxism & Communism; Political economy; Advocate - Philosophy

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Marx's critique of political economy is vital for understanding the crisis of contemporary capitalism. Yet the nature of its... [more]

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Jesus the Forgotten Feminist

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Jesus the Forgotten Feminist

Chris Geraghty

Religion & beliefs; Christian theology

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How did Jesus treat women? Chris Geraghty delves into scriptures and history showing how Jesus practised a radically inclusive... [more]

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The Honey Farm

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The Honey Farm

Harriet Alida Lye

Fiction & Literature; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Thriller & suspense; Nature & existence of God

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Harriet Alida Lye lives in Toronto with her dog Fox. Her essays have been published in VICE, Hazlitt, the Happy Reader, the... [more]

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Aristotle's Way: How Ancient Wisdom Can Change Your Life

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Aristotle's Way: How Ancient Wisdom Can Change Your Life

Edith Hall

Philosophy; Western philosophy: Ancient, to c 500; Popular philosophy; Self-help & personal development

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`Wonderful and timely ... Hugely recommended' STEPHEN FRY What do you and an ancient philosopher have in common? Aristotle's... [more]

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Enlightenment Now: The Case for Reason, Science, Humanism, and Progress

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Enlightenment Now: The Case for Reason, Science, Humanism, and Progress...

Steven Pinker

Philosophy; Ethics & moral philosophy; Social & political philosophy; Philosophy of science

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An assessment of the human condition in the twenty-first century presents data demonstrating that life quality, health, prosperity,... [more]

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Civilisations: How Do We Look / The Eye of Faith

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Civilisations: How Do We Look / The Eye of Faith

Mary Beard

Art & Architecture; History of Art & Design Styles; Human figures depicted in art; Religious subjects depicted in art; History of religion

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Focusing on the arrival of the human figure as a subject of art, Mary Beard examines the history of beauty in civilisation.<br... [more]

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12 Rules for Life: An Antidote to Chaos

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12 Rules for Life: An Antidote to Chaos

Jordan B. Peterson

Social & political philosophy; Popular philosophy; Psychology; Clinical psychology; Advice on careers & achieving success; Popular psychology

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Jordan Peterson's work as a clinical psychologist has reshaped the modern understanding of personality, and now he has become... [more]

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Depends What You Mean by Extremist

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Depends What You Mean by Extremist

John Safran

History; Religious fundamentalism; Ethnic minorities & multicultural studies; Religious groups: social & cultural aspects

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<div><strong>No one turns up where they're not wanted quite like John Safran. In this hilarious and disorienting adventure... [more]

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The Moral Arc: How Science and Reason Lead Humanity Toward Truth, Justice and Freedom

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The Moral Arc: How Science and Reason Lead Humanity Toward Truth, Justice...

Michael Shermer

Philosophy; Ethics & moral philosophy; Philosophy of science; Popular science

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Explains how abstract reasoning, rationality, empiricism, skepticism - scientific ways of thinking - have profoundly changed... [more]

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Zealot: The Life and Times of Jesus of Nazareth

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Zealot: The Life and Times of Jesus of Nazareth

Reza Aslan (University of California, Riverside)

Biography: historical, political & military; Religion & beliefs

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This work presents a meticulously researched biography of Jesus that draws on biblical and historical sources to place his... [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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Explores our relationship with 'the news'. Mixing current affairs with philosophical reflections, this title offers a guide... [more]

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In God's Name

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In God's Name

David A. Yallop

True crime; Religion & beliefs; Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church

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The revised new edition of the searing investigation into the murder of Pope John Paul I that has sold over 6 million copies.... [more]

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Sword and the Grail: The Story of the Grail, the Templars and the Discovery of America

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Sword and the Grail: The Story of the Grail, the Templars and the Discovery...

Andrew Sinclair

General & world history; Early history: c 500 to c 1450&1500; Archaeology; Christianity

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The discovery of a tombstone built by his ancestors set Andrew Sinclair on a trail that was to lead to major re-assessments,... [more]

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The Quantum and the Lotus: A Journey to the Frontiers Where Science and Buddhism Meet

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The Quantum and the Lotus: A Journey to the Frontiers Where Science and...

Professor of Astronomy Trinh Xuan Thuan (University of Virginia), Matthieu Ricard

Buddhism; Mathematics & Sciences; Philosophy of science

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Matthieu Ricard trained as a molecular biologist, working in the lab of a Nobel prize winning scientist, but when he read... [more]

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Upside down: a Primer for the Looking-Glass World

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Upside down: a Primer for the Looking-Glass World

Eduardo Galeano

Philosophy; Society & Social Sciences

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Galeano, author of the Memory of Fire trilogy, combines a novelist's intensity, a poet's lyricism, a journalist's fearlessness,... [more]

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How Proust Can Change Your Life

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How Proust Can Change Your Life

Alain de Botton

Literary studies: from c 1900 -; Literary studies: fiction, novelists & prose writers; Philosophy

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`Dazzling' John Updike [more]

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His Angels at Our Side: Understanding Their Power in Our Souls and the World

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His Angels at Our Side: Understanding Their Power in Our Souls and the World...

Fr John Horgan

Religion & beliefs; Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church; Christian theology; Christian spirituality & religious experience; Christian life & practice

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We all believe in and love angels, but most of us know little about them and their roles in our lives. Angels do not form... [more]

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The Punitive Society: Lectures at the Coll ge de France, 1972-1973

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The Punitive Society: Lectures at the Coll ge de France, 1972-1973

Michel Foucault

Philosophy; Ethics & moral philosophy; Social & political philosophy

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These thirteen lectures on the 'punitive society,' delivered at the College de France in the first three months of 1973, examine... [more]

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The History of Jihad: From Muhammad to ISIS

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The History of Jihad: From Muhammad to ISIS

Robert Spencer

History; Middle Eastern history; Islam; Political ideologies

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The comprehensive history of the role of war and terror in the spread of... [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; Advocate - Religion

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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