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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]

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At Least Know This: Essential Science to Enhance Your Life

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At Least Know This: Essential Science to Enhance Your Life

Guy P. Harrison

Philosophy: logic; Mathematics & Sciences; Science: general issues; Philosophy of science

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Science tells us a good deal about who we are, where we come from, the nature of the universe, how our brains work, and much,... [more]

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Memento Mori: What the Romans Can Tell Us About Old Age and Death

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Memento Mori: What the Romans Can Tell Us About Old Age and Death

Peter Jones

History; Western philosophy: Ancient, to c 500; Psychology of ageing; Advocate - History

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A revealing and entertaining guide to how the Romans confronted their own mortality and the problems of old age, from the... [more]

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Sacred Spaces: The Awe-Inspiring Architecture of Churches and Cathedrals

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Sacred Spaces: The Awe-Inspiring Architecture of Churches and Cathedrals...

Guillaume de Laubier

Photographs: collections; Religious buildings; Religion & beliefs

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A breathtaking survey of beautiful churches and cathedrals from acclaimed photographer Guillaume de Laubier [more]

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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

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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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Living with the Gods: On Beliefs and Peoples

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Living with the Gods: On Beliefs and Peoples

Neil MacGregor

Art styles not defined by date; Religious subjects depicted in art; General & world history; Religion & beliefs; History of religion

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A panoramic exploration of peoples, objects and beliefs over 40,000 years from the celebrated author of A History of the World... [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 Truth About the Shroud of Turin: Solving the Mystery

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The Truth About the Shroud of Turin: Solving the Mystery

Robert K. Wilcox

The historical Jesus; Popular beliefs & controversial knowledge

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Were the 1988 Carbon-14 tests of the shroud flawed? Is the shroud a forgery? Did the man in the shroud rise from the dead?... [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

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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 Rise and Fall of Adam and Eve

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The Rise and Fall of Adam and Eve

Stephen Greenblatt

History of Art & Design Styles; History of religion; History of ideas; Advocate - Poetry & Writing

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Selected as a book of the year 2017 by The Times and Sunday TimesWhat is it about Adam and Eve's story that fascinates us?... [more]

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Beautiful Country Burn Again: Trump's Rise to Power, and the State of the Country that Voted for Him

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Beautiful Country Burn Again: Trump's Rise to Power, and the State of the...

Ben Fountain

History; History of the Americas; Social & political philosophy; Political science & theory; Elections & referenda; Advocate - History

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A timely, interrogative, passionate but even-handed exploration of the state of US politics, from the New York Times bestselling... [more]

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Trigger Warnings: Political Correctness and the Rise of the Right

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Trigger Warnings: Political Correctness and the Rise of the Right

Jeff Sparrow

Social & political philosophy; Political correctness; Politics & government; Political leaders & leadership; Public opinion & polls

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Donald Trump is the Thing-that-should-not-be. [more]

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Outspoken: The Life and Work of the Man Behind Those Signs

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Outspoken: The Life and Work of the Man Behind Those Signs

Rod Bower

Religion & beliefs; Christianity

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You've seen the SIGNS. NOW is the time. Time to read Father Rod's wise words. [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

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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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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

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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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Like a Thief in Broad Daylight: Power in the Era of Post-Human Capitalism

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Like a Thief in Broad Daylight: Power in the Era of Post-Human Capitalism...

Slavoj Zizek

Philosophy; Social & political philosophy; Ethical issues: scientific & technological developments; Political science & theory; Impact of science & technology on society

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In recent years, techno-scientific progress has started to utterly transform our world - changing it almost beyond recognition.... [more]

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Tales of Norse Mythology

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Tales of Norse Mythology

H. A. Guerber

Religion & beliefs; Ancient religions & mythologies

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A collection of mythological stories from the Vikings, including gods and goddesses such as Odin, Thor, Freya, and Loki. [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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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: Going Rogue with Australian Deplorables

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Depends What You Mean by Extremist: Going Rogue with Australian Deplorables...

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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Churches and Monasteries in the Holy Land

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Churches and Monasteries in the Holy Land

David N. Rapp

Photographs: collections; Religion & beliefs; Places & peoples: pictorial works

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A stunning visual pilgrimage to the most revered Christian sites in Israel. Christianity's roots extend deep into the earth... [more]

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The Prince

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The Prince

Niccolo Machiavelli, Tim Parks

Social & political philosophy; Political science & theory; Constitution: government & the state

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How can a leader be strong and decisive, yet still inspire loyalty in his followers? When is it necessary to break the rules?... [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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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

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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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