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Sex in the World of Myth

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Sex in the World of Myth

David Leeming

Religion & beliefs; Ancient religions & mythologies; Folklore, myths & legends; Sex & sexuality, sex manuals

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In Sex in the World of Myth, David Leeming argues that sex is as important in myths as it is in our lives. [more]

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Classical Mythology

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Classical Mythology

H. A. Guerber

Religion & beliefs; Ancient religions & mythologies

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A retelling of the stories of classical mythology by folklorist and historian, Helene Adeline Guerber. [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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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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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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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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Julian of Norwich's Revelations of Divine Love is truly an astounding work: an inspiring example of Christian mysticism, a... [more]

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The Darkening Age: The Christian Destruction of the Classical World

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The Darkening Age: The Christian Destruction of the Classical World

Catherine Nixey

History; General & world history; Early history: c 500 to c 1450&1500; History of religion; The Early Church

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A gripping account of how the early Christians annihilated the art and teachings of the Classical world from a brilliant young... [more]

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An Imaginary Racism: Islamophobia and Guilt

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An Imaginary Racism: Islamophobia and Guilt

Pascal Bruckner

Islam; Politics & government; Political science & theory; Religious & theocratic ideologies

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Islamophobia is a term that has existed since the 19th century. But in recent decades, argues Pascal Bruckner in his controversial... [more]

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Martha and Mary of My Mind: Studies Into Deep Consciousness

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Martha and Mary of My Mind: Studies Into Deep Consciousness

Eugene Stockton

Religion & beliefs

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Gods and Robots: Myths, Machines, and Ancient Dreams of Technology

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Gods and Robots: Myths, Machines, and Ancient Dreams of Technology

Adrienne Mayor

History; Classical history & classical civilisation; Ancient religions & mythologies; History of science

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Traces the story of how ancient cultures envisioned artificial life, automata, self-moving devices and human enhancements,... [more]

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Carrington: An Honourable Man

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Carrington: An Honourable Man

Christopher Lee

Biography; Biography: general; Biography: historical, political & military; Autobiography: historical, political & military; Religion & politics; Politics & government

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Lord Carrington was Margaret Thatcher's Foreign Secretary when the Argentinians invaded the Falklands in 1982. Absent in Israel... [more]

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God against the Revolution: The Loyalist Clergy's Case against the American Revolution

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God against the Revolution: The Loyalist Clergy's Case against the American...

Gregg L. Frazer

History; History of the Americas; Revolutions, uprisings, rebellions; Protestantism & Protestant Churches; Political ideologies

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A study of the legal, rational, theoretical, and biblical arguments made by the Loyalist clergy opposed to the American Revolution.... [more]

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The Pilgrim's Regress

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The Pilgrim's Regress

C. S. Lewis

Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Religion & beliefs; Personal Christian testimony & inspirational works

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One of C. S. Lewis' works of fiction, or more specifically allegory, this book is clearly modelled upon Bunyan's Pilgrim's... [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

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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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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

Hardback

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

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

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Why Buddhism is True: The Science and Philosophy of Meditation and Enlightenment

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Why Buddhism is True: The Science and Philosophy of Meditation and Enlightenment...

Robert Wright

Philosophy; Religion & beliefs; Buddhism; Self-help & personal development

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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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'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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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

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The history and achievements of the first great civilizations [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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The Chosen Wars: How Judaism Became an American Religion

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The Chosen Wars: How Judaism Became an American Religion

Steven R Weisman

History of the Americas; Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900; Social & cultural history; Religion & beliefs; Judaism; Jewish studies

Hardback

Weisman's meticulously researched and fluently argued book is a compelling story of a glorious past. It is also a guide to... [more]

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Sword and Scimitar: Fourteen Centuries of War between Islam and the West

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Sword and Scimitar: Fourteen Centuries of War between Islam and the West...

Raymond Ibrahim, Victor Davis Hanson

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

Hardback

A sweeping history of the often-violent conflict between Islam and the West, shedding a revealing light on current hostilities... [more]

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The Penelopiad

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The Penelopiad

Margaret Atwood

Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Religion & beliefs

Paperback

Penelope's slyly brilliant side of the story, from the Booker Prize-winning author of The Blind Assassin and The Handmaid's... [more]

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