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How Fascism Works

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How Fascism Works

Jason Stanley

20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Social & political philosophy; Politics & government; Fascism & Nazism

Hardback

Fascism means dividing a population to achieve power. Jason Stanley understood this as a scholar of philosophy and propaganda... [more]

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God's Library: The Archaeology of the Earliest Christian Manuscripts

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God's Library: The Archaeology of the Earliest Christian Manuscripts

Brent Nongbri

Ancient history: to c 500 CE; Religion & beliefs; History of religion

Hardback

A provocative book from a highly original scholar, challenging much of what we know about early Christian manuscripts [more]

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The Lost History of Liberalism: From Ancient Rome to the Twenty-First Century

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The Lost History of Liberalism: From Ancient Rome to the Twenty-First Century...

Helena Rosenblatt

General & world history; European history; History of the Americas; Social & political philosophy; Politics & government; Liberalism & centre democratic ideologies

Hardback

The changing face of the liberal creed from the ancient world to today The Lost History of Liberalism challenges our most... [more]

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The Returned: They Left to Wage Jihad, Now They're Back

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The Returned: They Left to Wage Jihad, Now They're Back

David Thomson

History; Religious intolerance, persecution & conflict; Islam; Terrorism, armed struggle

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Since 2012, hundreds of men and women have left Western countries to join jihadist groups fighting in Syria. Many are still... [more]

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Classical Mythology

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Classical Mythology

H. A. Guerber

Religion & beliefs; Ancient religions & mythologies

Hardback

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Get Smart: Philosophy: The Big Ideas You Should Know

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Get Smart: Philosophy: The Big Ideas You Should Know

Marcus Weeks

Philosophy; Popular philosophy

Hardback

Can you master the ideas of Plato, Kant, Nietzsche and Sartre? [more]

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NIV Ruby Thinline Bible: Pink Shimmer Imitation Leather

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NIV Ruby Thinline Bible: Pink Shimmer Imitation Leather

New International Version

Religion & beliefs; Bibles

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Be inspired by the wisdom of the Scriptures in this special ruby anniversary edition of the NIV Bible. [more]

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Right Thinking on Abortion

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Right Thinking on Abortion

Nicola Wright

Philosophy; Ethical issues: abortion & birth control

Paperback

The Snowflake Chronicles is a series of short books that aims to challenge, move and stir us to think about issues that provoke... [more]

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The Evangelicals: The Struggle to Shape America

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The Evangelicals: The Struggle to Shape America

Frances FitzGerald

History; History of the Americas; History of religion; Christianity; Political science & theory

Paperback

Synopsis coming soon....... [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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Liberalism: The Life of an Idea, Second Edition

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Liberalism: The Life of an Idea, Second Edition

Edmund Fawcett

Social & political philosophy; Politics & government; Liberalism & centre democratic ideologies

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Despite playing a decisive role in shaping the past two hundred years of American and European politics, liberalism is no... [more]

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Code of the Samurai: A Modern Translation of the Bushido Shoshinshu of Taira Shigesuke

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Code of the Samurai: A Modern Translation of the Bushido Shoshinshu of Taira...

Thomas Cleary, Oscar Ratti

History; Oriental & Indian philosophy; Sociology: customs & traditions

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The Code of the Samurai is a 400-year-old explication of the rules and expectations embodied in Bushido, the Japanese way... [more]

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God: The Most Unpleasant Character in All Fiction

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God: The Most Unpleasant Character in All Fiction

Dan Barker

Religion & beliefs; Nature & existence of God; Agnosticism & atheism

Paperback

This unique book was originally conceived as a joint presentation between influential thinker and bestselling author Richard... [more]

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The King and the Catholics: The Fight for Rights 1829

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The King and the Catholics: The Fight for Rights 1829

Antonia Fraser

History; British & Irish history; Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900; Revolutions, uprisings, rebellions; Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church

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From beloved historian Antonia Fraser comes the dramatic story of how Catholics in Britain won back their rights after two... [more]

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Meltdown: Why Our Systems Fail and What We Can Do About It

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Meltdown: Why Our Systems Fail and What We Can Do About It

Christopher Clearfield, Andras Tilcsik

Popular philosophy; Business & Economics; Business & management

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A ground-breaking big-ideas book exploring failure in business, government, and life - from the winners of the 2015 Financial... [more]

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`So That You Might Know Each Other': Faith and Culture in Islam

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`So That You Might Know Each Other': Faith and Culture in Islam

National Museum of Australia

Exhibition catalogues & specific collections; Religion & beliefs

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COLLECTIONS FROM THE VATICAN ANIMA MUNDI MUSEUM, THE SHARJAH MUSEUMS AUTHORITY AND THE NATIONAL MUSEUM OF AUSTRALIA `So... [more]

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Aristotle: Physics

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Aristotle: Physics

Aristotle

Philosophy; Physics

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A new translation of Aristotle's Physics, from renowned Aristotle scholar C. D. C. Reeve. The translation weaves and annotates... [more]

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The Crossway

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The Crossway

Guy Stagg

Memoirs; Christian worship, rites & ceremonies; Travel & holiday; Travel writing

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Simultaneously a breathtaking account of a physical journey and a memoir about recovering from mental illness. [more]

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The Ancient World in Minutes

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The Ancient World in Minutes

Charles Phillips

History; Ancient history: to c 500 CE; Ancient religions & mythologies

Paperback

The history and achievements of the first great civilizations [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

Hardback

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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Be Like the Fox: Machiavelli's Lifelong Quest for Freedom

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Be Like the Fox: Machiavelli's Lifelong Quest for Freedom

Erica Benner

Biography; Biography: historical, political & military; Western philosophy: Medieval & Renaissance, c 500 to c 1600; Social & political philosophy

Paperback

Was Niccolo Machiavelli really the cynical schemer of legend - or was he a profound ethical thinker, who tried to save the... [more]

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In Praise of Idleness: A Timeless Essay

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In Praise of Idleness: A Timeless Essay

Bertrand Russell, Bradley Trevor Greive

Philosophy; Western philosophy, from c 1900 -; Popular philosophy; Self-help & personal development

Paperback

New York Times bestselling author Bradley Trevor Greive breathes new life into Bertrand Russell's classic work, In Praise... [more]

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Einstein and the Rabbi: Searching for the Soul

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Einstein and the Rabbi: Searching for the Soul

Naomi Levy

Religion & beliefs; Religion & science

Hardback

A bestselling author and rabbi's profoundly affecting exploration of the meaning and purpose of the soul, inspired by the... [more]

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The Scaffolding of Sovereignty: Global and Aesthetic Perspectives on the History of a Concept

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The Scaffolding of Sovereignty: Global and Aesthetic Perspectives on the...

Zvi Ben-Dor Benite (New York University), Stefanos Geroulanos (New York University), Nicole Jerr (Johns Hopkins University)

Literary theory; Social & cultural history; Philosophy: aesthetics; Social & political philosophy; Politics & government; Political science & theory

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The Scaffolding of Sovereignty deploys a comparative and theoretically rich conception of sovereignty to reconsider the different... [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 -

Paperback

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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