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Francis and the Animals

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Francis and the Animals

Piet Grobler

Religion & beliefs; Picture storybooks

Hardback

A picture book with colourful illustrations, based on the life of Saint Francis of Assisi (1181-1226) and an ode to Pope Francis.... [more]

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Tragedy, the Greeks and Us

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Tragedy, the Greeks and Us

Simon Critchley

Literary studies: general; Philosophy; Western philosophy: Ancient, to c 500; Popular philosophy

Hardback

We might think we are through with the past, but the past isn't through with us. Tragedy permits us to come face to face with... [more]

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The Path Made Clear: Discovering Your Life's Direction and Purpose

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The Path Made Clear: Discovering Your Life's Direction and Purpose

Oprah Winfrey

Personal Christian testimony & inspirational works; Spirituality & religious experience; Psychology; Advice on careers & achieving success; Popular psychology

Hardback

In a follow-up to the bestselling The Wisdom of Sundays comes a beautifully designed book of reflections and inspiration about... [more]

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A Short History of German Philosophy

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A Short History of German Philosophy

Vittorio Hosle

European history; Philosophy; History of Western philosophy; History of ideas

Paperback

This concise but comprehensive book provides an original history of German-language philosophy from the Middle Ages to today.... [more]

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Plato's Republic: A Ladybird Expert Book

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Plato's Republic: A Ladybird Expert Book

Angie Hobbs

Philosophy; Western philosophy: Ancient, to c 500; Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge; Social & political philosophy

Hardback

Part of the new Ladybird Expert series, Plato's Republic is an accessible, authoritative, and timely introduction to the influential... [more]

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Hume: An Intellectual Biography

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Hume: An Intellectual Biography

James A. Harris (University of St Andrews, Scotland)

Biography; Biography: historical, political & military; Biography: literary; Western philosophy: Enlightenment

Paperback

This book will be read by all those interested in the life and writing of David Hume. This includes students (undergraduate... [more]

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Arabs: A 3,000-Year History of Peoples, Tribes and Empires

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Arabs: A 3,000-Year History of Peoples, Tribes and Empires

Tim Mackintosh-Smith

History; General & world history; Middle Eastern history; History of religion; Islam

Hardback

A riveting, comprehensive history of the Arab peoples and tribes that explores the role of language as a cultural touchstone... [more]

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On the Brink of Paradox: Highlights from the Intersection of Philosophy and Mathematics

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On the Brink of Paradox: Highlights from the Intersection of Philosophy...

Agustin Rayo

Philosophy; Philosophy: logic; Mathematics

Hardback

An introduction to awe-inspiring ideas at the brink of paradox: infinities of different sizes, time travel, probability and... [more]

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Irrationality: A History of the Dark Side of Reason

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Irrationality: A History of the Dark Side of Reason

Justin E. H. Smith

Philosophy; History of Western philosophy; Philosophy: logic; Ethics & moral philosophy; Social & political philosophy; History of ideas

Hardback

A fascinating history that reveals the ways in which the pursuit of rationality often leads to an explosion of irrationality... [more]

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The Fall of Language: Benjamin and Wittgenstein on Meaning

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The Fall of Language: Benjamin and Wittgenstein on Meaning

Alexander Stern

Philosophy of language; Philosophy; Western philosophy: Ancient, to c 500; Western philosophy, from c 1900 -; Philosophy: epistemology & theory of knowledge; Popular philosophy

Hardback

Known for his essays on culture, aesthetics, and literature, Walter Benjamin also wrote on the philosophy of language. For... [more]

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A Lot of People Are Saying: The New Conspiracism and the Assault on Democracy

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A Lot of People Are Saying: The New Conspiracism and the Assault on Democracy...

Nancy L. Rosenblum, Russell Muirhead

History; Ethics & moral philosophy; Social & political philosophy; Conspiracy theories; Political science & theory; Political structures: democracy

Hardback

How the new conspiracists are undermining democracy-and what can be done about it Conspiracy theories are as old as politics.... [more]

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The Secular Enlightenment

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The Secular Enlightenment

Margaret Jacob

European history; Philosophy; Western philosophy: Enlightenment; Social & political philosophy; Religion & politics; Religion & science

Hardback

A major new history of how the Enlightenment transformed people's everyday lives The Secular Enlightenment is a panoramic... [more]

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True You: Finding Beauty in Authenticity

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True You: Finding Beauty in Authenticity

Susan Sohn

Christian life & practice; Psychology

Paperback

Your story matters. After hundreds of honest conversations with women from around the world, Susan Sohn has come to understand... [more]

$20.00

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It's Not Supposed To Be This Way: Finding Unexpected Strength When Disappointments Leave You Shattered

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It's Not Supposed To Be This Way: Finding Unexpected Strength When Disappointments...

Lysa TerKeurst

Christian life & practice; Psychology

Paperback

New York Times bestselling author Lysa TerKeurst unveils her heart amid shattering circumstances and shows readers how to... [more]

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The Poetry and Music of Science: Comparing Creativity in Science and Art

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The Poetry and Music of Science: Comparing Creativity in Science and Art...

Tom McLeish

Theory of art; Religion & science; Mathematics & Sciences; Philosophy of science; Popular science

Hardback

The Poetry and Music of Science examines aspects of science and art that bear close comparison - for example the art of the... [more]

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The Joyous Science

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The Joyous Science

Friedrich Nietzsche

Western philosophy: c 1600 to c 1900; Philosophy: aesthetics; Ethics & moral philosophy

Paperback

The Joyous Science is a liberating voyage of discovery as Nietzsche's realization that 'God is dead' and his critique of morality,... [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

Paperback

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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Gender Wars in Christianity

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Gender Wars in Christianity

Guy Manuell

Religion & beliefs; Calvinist, Reformed & Presbyterian Churches; Christian aspects of sexuality, gender & relationships

Paperback

In our day, one of Satan's most effective strategies to undermine God's intentions for relationships is to foster confusion... [more]

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The Three Escapes of Hannah Arendt: A Tyranny of Truth

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The Three Escapes of Hannah Arendt: A Tyranny of Truth

Ken Krimstein

Biography; Graphic novels: history & criticism; Social & political philosophy; Fascism & Nazism

Paperback

'A genre-breaking insight... [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

Paperback

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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Heidegger: A Critical Introduction

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Heidegger: A Critical Introduction

Peter Trawny

Philosophy; Western philosophy, from c 1900 -

Paperback

This introduction by leading scholar Peter Trawny is the first to tackle the Black Notebooks, whose recent publication revealed... [more]

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Anger and Forgiveness: Resentment, Generosity, Justice

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Anger and Forgiveness: Resentment, Generosity, Justice

Martha C. Nussbaum (Ernst Freund Distinguished Service Professor of Law and Ethics, Law School and the Philosophy Department at the University of Chicago)

Philosophy; Ethics & moral philosophy; Social & political philosophy

Paperback

Anger is not just ubiquitous, it is also popular. Many people think it is impossible to care sufficiently for justice without... [more]

$28.95

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The Prophet Muhammad: How Islam was Born

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The Prophet Muhammad: How Islam was Born

Barnaby Rogerson

Religion & beliefs; History of religion; Islam; Islamic studies

Paperback

Barnaby Rogerson tells the story of the Prophet Muhammad, the divinely inspired founder of Islam, and asks how an illiterate... [more]

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Unholy Trinity: Stonewalled by the Catholic Church and Betrayed by His Own Police Force Over Decades:  the Remarkable Story of Denis Ryan's Long Struggle for Justice.

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Unholy Trinity: Stonewalled by the Catholic Church and Betrayed by His Own...

Peter Hoysted, Denis Ryan

Biography; True crime; Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church; Child abuse; Sexual abuse & harassment

Paperback

One policeman's desperate and moving account of his struggle to bring a depraved paedophile priest to justice-only to find... [more]

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The Islamic Jesus: How the King of the Jews Became a Prophet of the Muslims

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The Islamic Jesus: How the King of the Jews Became a Prophet of the Muslims...

Mustafa Akyol

Religion & beliefs; Islam; Islamic studies

Paperback

The intriguing connection between Christianity and Islam, through the lost heresy of Jewish Christianity. [more]

$24.99

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