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Dominion: The Making of the Western Mind

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Dominion: The Making of the Western Mind

Tom Holland

History: earliest times to present day; Religion & beliefs; Christianity; Advocate - Religion

Paperback

A revisionist, controversial account of Western history, sure to be widely reviewed and debated. [more]

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The Prince: Faith, Abuse and George Pell (New Edition)

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The Prince: Faith, Abuse and George Pell (New Edition)

David Marr

Memoirs; History; Philosophy; Religion & beliefs; Society & culture: general

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Outgrowing God: A Beginner's Guide

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Outgrowing God: A Beginner's Guide

Richard Dawkins (Oxford University)

Ethics & moral philosophy; Religion & beliefs; Agnosticism & atheism

Hardback

Should we believe in God? [more]

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Doing Philosophy: From Common Curiosity to Logical Reasoning

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Doing Philosophy: From Common Curiosity to Logical Reasoning

Timothy Williamson

Philosophy

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Is philosophy a unique discipline, or are its methods more like those of other sciences than many philosophers think? Timothy... [more]

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The Book That Changed America: How Darwin's Theory of Evolution Ignited a Nation

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The Book That Changed America: How Darwin's Theory of Evolution Ignited...

Associate Professor of English Randall Fuller

History of the Americas; American Civil War; Western philosophy: c 1600 to c 1900; Mathematics & Sciences; Evolution

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Traces the impact of Charles Darwin's On the Origin of Species on a diverse group of writers, abolitionists, and social... [more]

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The School of Life: An Emotional Education

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The School of Life: An Emotional Education

The School of Life

Philosophy; Popular philosophy; Family psychology; Self-help & personal development

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How to live wisely and well in the twenty-first century--an introduction to the modern art of emotional intelligence. [more]

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Live Like A Stoic: 52 Exercises for Cultivating a Good Life

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Live Like A Stoic: 52 Exercises for Cultivating a Good Life

Massimo Pigliucci, Gregory Lopez

Philosophy; Psychology; Self-help & personal development

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The answers to our daily worries and anxieties - big or small - lie at the heart of Stoic philosophy. Live Like a Stoic is... [more]

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The History of Philosophy

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The History of Philosophy

A. C. Grayling

Ancient history: to c 500 CE; Philosophy; Western philosophy: Ancient, to c 500; Non-Western philosophy; Popular philosophy

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The story of philosophy is an epic tale- an exploration of the ideas, views and teachings of some of the most creative minds... [more]

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Heroes: The myths of the Ancient Greek heroes retold

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Heroes: The myths of the Ancient Greek heroes retold

Stephen Fry

Poetry by individual poets; Myth & legend told as fiction; History; Religion & beliefs; Folklore, myths & legends

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Few mere mortals have ever embarked on such bold and heart-stirring adventures, overcome myriad monstrous perils, or outwitted... [more]

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In the Name of God: A History of Christian and Muslim Intolerance

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In the Name of God: A History of Christian and Muslim Intolerance

Selina O'Grady

Religion & beliefs; Religious intolerance, persecution & conflict; History of religion; Christianity; Islam; Judaism; Advocate - Religion

Hardback

An original and groundbreaking history of religious tolerance that offers an essential guide to understanding Islam and the... [more]

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Islamic Empires: Fifteen Cities that Define a Civilization

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Islamic Empires: Fifteen Cities that Define a Civilization

Justin Marozzi

History; Middle Eastern history; Early history: c 500 to c 1450&1500; Early modern history: c 1450 to c 1700; Social & cultural history; Islam; Advocate - History

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The world of Islam has produced some of the greatest cities ever seen. At their zenith they have been highly cultured, cosmopolitan... [more]

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Great Goddesses: Life lessons from myths and monsters

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Great Goddesses: Life lessons from myths and monsters

Nikita Gill

Poetry by individual poets; Myth & legend told as fiction; Short stories; Religion & beliefs; Feminism & feminist theory; Advocate - Religion

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Empowering life lessons from myths and monsters. Wonder at Medusa's potent venom, Circe's fierce sorcery and Athena rising... [more]

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The Lost Art of Scripture

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The Lost Art of Scripture

Karen Armstrong

Religion & beliefs; Religion: general

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In our increasingly secular world, holy texts are at best seen as irrelevant, and at worst as an excuse to incite violence,... [more]

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The Case Against Reality: How Evolution Hid the Truth from Our Eyes

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The Case Against Reality: How Evolution Hid the Truth from Our Eyes

Donald D. Hoffman

Philosophy of mind; Perception; Mathematics & Sciences; Evolution

Hardback

Do we see the world as it truly is? In The Case Against Reality, cognitive scientist Donald Hoffman says no-our visual perceptions... [more]

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Zealot: A book about cults

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Zealot: A book about cults

Jo Thornely

True crime; Religion & beliefs; Christian & quasi-Christian cults & sects; Contemporary non-Christian & para-Christian cults & sects; Religious groups: social & cultural aspects

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Based on the popular Australian podcast ZEALOT, this is a comprehensive look at cults around the world and why people are... [more]

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Witcraft: The Invention of Philosophy in English

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Witcraft: The Invention of Philosophy in English

Jonathan Ree

Social & cultural history; Philosophy; Western philosophy: c 1600 to c 1900; History of ideas

Hardback

An ambitious new history of philosophy in English that broadens the canon to include many lesser-known figures [more]

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Heroes: Mortals and Monsters, Quests and Adventures

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Heroes: Mortals and Monsters, Quests and Adventures

Stephen Fry

Poetry by individual poets; Myth & legend told as fiction; History; Religion & beliefs; Folklore, myths & legends

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Few mere mortals have ever embarked on such bold and heart-stirring adventures, overcome myriad monstrous perils, or outwitted... [more]

$35.00

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The Oxford Illustrated History of the Holy Land

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The Oxford Illustrated History of the Holy Land

Robert Hoyland, H. G. M. Williamson

History; Middle Eastern history; History: earliest times to present day; Crusades; Biblical archaeology; History of religion

Hardback

The story of the Holy Land, encompassing the three millennia that saw the birth of Judaism, Christianity, and Islam. Each... [more]

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Defying The Nazis

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Defying The Nazis

Artemis Joukowsky, Ken Burns

Autobiography: historical, political & military; History; Genocide & ethnic cleansing; Second World War; Christian mission & evangelism

Hardback

This official companion to the Ken Burns film Defying the Nazis tells the little-known story of the Sharps, an otherwise ordinary... [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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Judas: The troubling history of the renegade apostle

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Judas: The troubling history of the renegade apostle

Peter Stanford

Religion & beliefs; The historical Jesus; Christian theology

Hardback

Judas: the most famous traitor in all of human history. But who was he really - and what does he mean for us today? [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

Paperback

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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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

Hardback

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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Chronicle of the Old Testament Kings: The Reign-by-Reign Record of the Rulers of Ancient Israel

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Chronicle of the Old Testament Kings: The Reign-by-Reign Record of the Rulers...

John Rogerson

Reference works; Middle Eastern history; Ancient history: to c 500 CE; Genealogy, heraldry, names & honours; Religion & beliefs

Hardback

Spanning 1,500 years, Chronicle of the Old Testament Kings charts all the leaders of Israel from the Ancestors through the... [more]

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Bible for Today (Burgundy) Contemporary English Version

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Bible for Today (Burgundy) Contemporary English Version

Bible

Religion & beliefs

Paperback

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