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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

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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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Living in the End Times

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Living in the End Times

Slavoj Zizek

Philosophy; Social & political philosophy; Social forecasting, future studies

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Zizek analyzes the end of the world at the hands of the four riders of the apocalypse [more]

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South

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South

Merlin Coverley

Literary studies: general; Social & cultural history; History of Western philosophy; Travel & holiday; Classic travel writing

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The South has long since cast its spell on our collective imagination. Writers and artists, from Goethe and Poe, to Gauguin,... [more]

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First as Tragedy, Then as Farce

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First as Tragedy, Then as Farce

Slavoj Zizek

Philosophy; Phenomenology & Existentialism; Social & political philosophy; Social issues & processes

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The leading philosopher of our time tackles the demise of liberalism, from the tragedy of 9/11 to the farce of the financial... [more]

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James and Lee: The Great Scare

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James and Lee: The Great Scare

Gregory James

Political & legal thriller; Adventure; Science fiction; Religious & spiritual fiction; Christian life & practice

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Three hundred years after the destruction of the earth's surface, James and Lee, two subterranean librarians, finalize their... [more]

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Witchcraft: The Basics

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Witchcraft: The Basics

Marion Gibson

Literature: history & criticism; Early modern history: c 1450 to c 1700; Social & cultural history; Witchcraft

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Witchcraft: The Basics is an accessible and engaging introduction to the scholarly study of witchcraft, exploring the phenomenon... [more]

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Pagan Portals - Poppets and Magical Dolls: Dolls for spellwork, witchcraft and seasonal celebrations

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Pagan Portals - Poppets and Magical Dolls: Dolls for spellwork, witchcraft...

Lucya Starza

Alternative belief systems

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A history of and a practical guide to the uses of poppets and magical dolls in sympathetic magic. [more]

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If Only They Didn't Speak English: Notes From Trump's America

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If Only They Didn't Speak English: Notes From Trump's America

Jon Sopel

History; Religion & politics; Social classes; Political structure & processes

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Presents a portrait of American life and politics as seen through British eyes. This book sets out to answer questions about... [more]

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The Arts of Cinema

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The Arts of Cinema

Martin Seel

Film, TV & Radio; Film theory & criticism; Literary theory; Philosophy: aesthetics

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In The Arts of Cinema, Martin Seel explores film's connections to the other arts and the qualities that distinguish it from... [more]

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Nine Lives: My Time As MI6's Top Spy Inside al-Qaeda

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Nine Lives: My Time As MI6's Top Spy Inside al-Qaeda

Aimen Dean, Paul Cruickshank, Tim Lister

Biography; True stories; Religious intolerance, persecution & conflict; Espionage & secret services; Terrorism, armed struggle; Revolutionary groups & movements

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Islamist, Scholar, Bomb-maker... Spy [more]

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I Was Told To Come Alone: My Journey Behind the Lines of Jihad

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I Was Told To Come Alone: My Journey Behind the Lines of Jihad

Souad Mekhennet

Autobiography: historical, political & military; History; Religious intolerance, persecution & conflict

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Souad Mekhennet is a German-born Moroccan Muslim, a Washington Post correspondent, still based in Germany. This is her brave... [more]

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Do Robots Make Love?: From AI to Immortality - Understanding Transhumanism in 12 Questions

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Do Robots Make Love?: From AI to Immortality - Understanding Transhumanism...

Laurent Alexandre, Jean-Michel Besnier

Philosophy; Life sciences: general issues; Robotics; Artificial intelligence

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Through 12 thought-provoking questions, a philosopher and a scientist explore the real-world ramifications of transhumanism... [more]

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Why I Am a Hindu

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Why I Am a Hindu

Shashi Tharoor

Religion & beliefs; Hinduism

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Shashi Tharoor offers a profound re-examination of Hinduism, one of the world's oldest and greatest religious traditions.... [more]

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German Philosophy in the Twentieth Century: Weber to Heidegger

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German Philosophy in the Twentieth Century: Weber to Heidegger

Julian Young

Philosophy; Western philosophy, from c 1900 -

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The course of German philosophy in the twentieth century is one of the most exciting, diverse and controversial periods in... [more]

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First Confession: A Sort of Memoir

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First Confession: A Sort of Memoir

Chris Patten

Biography; Autobiography: historical, political & military; Memoirs; Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church; Geopolitics

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The acclaimed memoir by the bestselling author and the best politician-writer... [more]

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So High a Blood: The Life of Margaret, Countess of Lennox

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So High a Blood: The Life of Margaret, Countess of Lennox

Morgan Ring

Biography: historical, political & military; Biography: royalty; History; British & Irish history; Early modern history: c 1450 to c 1700; Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church

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`Expertly researched, zestfully written, acutely intelligent in its historical judgements, this masterly biography finally... [more]

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The Sagrada Familia: Gaudi's Heaven on Earth

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The Sagrada Familia: Gaudi's Heaven on Earth

Gijs van Hensbergen

Architecture; Religious buildings; Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church

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Exquisite... A wonderment of an essay about a wonderment of a building'... [more]

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The House of Islam: A Global History

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The House of Islam: A Global History

Ed Husain

Religion & beliefs; Islam; Politics & government

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'Not just timely but important too. Ed Husain does not just set out the fundamentals of Islam as a religion but explains how... [more]

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Democracy and Its Crisis

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Democracy and Its Crisis

A. C. Grayling

Popular philosophy; Politics & government; Political structures: democracy

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An urgent exploration of the challenges facing democracy today [more]

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Medieval Sensibilities: A History of Emotions in the Middle Ages

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Medieval Sensibilities: A History of Emotions in the Middle Ages

Damien Boquet, Piroska Nagy

History; Medieval history; Church history; Psychology: emotions

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What do we know of the emotional life of the Middle Ages? Though a long-neglected subject, a multitude of sources spiritual... [more]

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Big Ideas: The Little Book of Philosophy

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Big Ideas: The Little Book of Philosophy

DK

Philosophy; Popular philosophy

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Learn everything you need to know about the world of philosophy- from the key thinkers to modern concepts in a brand new portable... [more]

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War: An Enquiry

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War: An Enquiry

A. C. Grayling

Military history; Philosophy; Ethics & moral philosophy; Violence in society

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A renowned philosopher challenges long-held views on just wars, ethical conduct during war, why wars occur, how they alter... [more]

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Self and Soul: A Defense of Ideals

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Self and Soul: A Defense of Ideals

Mark Edmundson

Literary reference works; Philosophy; History of Western philosophy; Ethics & moral philosophy

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In a culture of the Self that has become progressively more skeptical and materialistic, we spare little thought for the great... [more]

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An Explorer's Guide to Julian of Norwich

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An Explorer's Guide to Julian of Norwich

Veronica Mary Rolf

Religious subjects depicted in art; Literary studies: general; Literary studies: classical, early & medieval; History; History of religion; Christianity

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All shall be well, and all shall be well, and all manner of thing shall be well. [more]

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