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Bulfinch's Mythology: Stories of Gods and Heroes

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Bulfinch's Mythology: Stories of Gods and Heroes

Thomas Bulfinch

Myth & legend told as fiction; Religion & beliefs

Paperback

This first volume of Bulfinch's Mythology, now available in a highly designed paperback with flaps, includes the classic stories... [more]

$19.99

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The Three Dimensions of Freedom

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The Three Dimensions of Freedom

Billy Bragg

Literary essays; Ethics & moral philosophy; Religion & politics; Politics & government

Paperback

He shows us that Freedom requires three dimensions to function: Liberty, Equality, and Accountability - and the result is... [more]

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Once and Future

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Once and Future

Amy Rose Capetta, Cori McCarthy

Fantasy; Myth & legend told as fiction; Celtic religion & mythology; Science fiction (Children's&YA); Fantasy & magical realism (Children's&YA)

Paperback

A new King Arthur has risen and she's got a universe to save [more]

$16.99

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Confessions: A New Translation

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Confessions: A New Translation

Augustine

Biography: religious & spiritual; History of religion; Christianity

Paperback

This translation of Confessions enlivens the beguiling world of late antiquity. [more]

$26.95

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This Life: Why Mortality Makes Us Free

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This Life: Why Mortality Makes Us Free

Martin Hagglund

Philosophy; Phenomenology & Existentialism; Social & political philosophy; Philosophy of religion

Hardback

'Any spiritual life must tremble with the anxiety of freedom, even in the most profound fulfillment of our aspirations...'... [more]

$39.99

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Nordic Tales

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Nordic Tales

Chronicle Books, illustrated by Chronicle Books

Anthologies (non-poetry); Myth & legend told as fiction; Fiction in translation; Religion & beliefs

Hardback

Trolls haunt the snowy forests, and terrifying monsters roam the open sea. A young woman journeys to the end of the world,... [more]

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Citadel of the Saxons: The Rise of Early London

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Citadel of the Saxons: The Rise of Early London

Rory Naismith (King's College London, UK)

History of architecture; History; British & Irish history; Medieval history; Church history; Economic history

Hardback

With a past as deep and sinewy as the famous River Thames that twists like an eel around the jutting peninsula of Mudchute... [more]

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In the Name of God: A History of Christian and Muslim Intolerance

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In the Name of God: A History of Christian and Muslim Intolerance

Selina O'Grady

Religion & beliefs; Religious intolerance, persecution & conflict; History of religion; Christianity; Islam; Judaism

Hardback

An original and groundbreaking history of religious tolerance that offers an essential guide to understanding Islam and the... [more]

$49.99

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Mythologica: An encyclopedia of gods, monsters and mortals from ancient Greece

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Mythologica: An encyclopedia of gods, monsters and mortals from ancient...

Stephen Kershaw

Religion & beliefs; Religion & beliefs: general interest (Children's&YA); Mysteries & the supernatural (Children's&YA)

Hardback

An illustrated encyclopedia of characters from Greek mythology. [more]

$35.00

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The Dead Sea Scrolls: A Biography

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The Dead Sea Scrolls: A Biography

John J. Collins

Religion & beliefs; Old Testaments; Judaism: sacred texts

Paperback

Presents the story of the conflicts that have swirled around the scrolls since their startling discovery, and sheds light... [more]

$34.99

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Thomas Aquinas's Summa theologiae: A Biography

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Thomas Aquinas's Summa theologiae: A Biography

Bernard McGinn

Religion & beliefs; Church history; Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church; Christian theology

Paperback

Tells the story of the important theological work of the Middle Ages, the vast Summa theologiae of Thomas Aquinas, which holds... [more]

$39.99

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The Book of Common Prayer: A Biography

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The Book of Common Prayer: A Biography

Alan Jacobs

Religion & beliefs; Christian prayerbooks

Paperback

Shows from its beginnings as a means of social and political control in the England of Henry VIII to its worldwide presence... [more]

$32.99

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American Covenant: A History of Civil Religion from the Puritans to the Present

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American Covenant: A History of Civil Religion from the Puritans to the...

Philip Gorski

History; History of the Americas; History of religion

Paperback

The long battle between exclusionary and inclusive versions of the American story Was America founded as a Christian nation... [more]

$43.99

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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

Paperback

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

$24.99

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The Ultimate Colin Wilson: Writings on Mysticism, Consciousness and Existentialism

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The Ultimate Colin Wilson: Writings on Mysticism, Consciousness and Existentialism...

Colin Wilson

Eclectic & esoteric religions & belief systems

Paperback

The best of Colin Wilson in one fantastic volume. Containing extracts from Wilson's work on existentialism, criminology, psychology... [more]

$42.99

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NIV Holy Bible (Hodder Classics): Waves

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NIV Holy Bible (Hodder Classics): Waves

New International Version

Religion & beliefs; Bibles

Paperback

The world's most popular Bible translation in modern English, presented in paperback as a literary classic. [more]

$12.99

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The Guest Book

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The Guest Book

Sarah Blake

Fiction & Literature; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Religious & spiritual fiction; Judaism

Paperback

Published in 2019 by arrangement with Macmillan Publishing Group, LLC/Flatiron Books --Copyright page. [more]

$32.99

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The World Turned Upside Down: Radical Ideas During the English Revolution

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The World Turned Upside Down: Radical Ideas During the English Revolution...

Christopher Hill

History; British & Irish history; Early modern history: c 1450 to c 1700; Social & cultural history; Protestantism & Protestant Churches; History of ideas

Paperback

Studies the beliefs of radical groups as the Diggers, the Ranters, the Levellers and others, and the social and emotional... [more]

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The Life and Legend of the Sultan Saladin

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The Life and Legend of the Sultan Saladin

Jonathan Phillips

Biography: historical, political & military; Biography: religious & spiritual; History; Middle Eastern history; Crusades; Religious & spiritual leaders

Paperback

After Saladin's death, it goes on to show how in the West this Sunni Muslim acquired the status of a chivalric hero, even... [more]

$35.00

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Britain and Islam: A History from 622 to the Present Day

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Britain and Islam: A History from 622 to the Present Day

Martin Pugh

History; British & Irish history; Social & cultural history; History of religion; Islam

Hardback

An eye-opening history of Britain and the Islamic world--a thousand-year relationship that is closer, deeper, and more mutually... [more]

$59.99

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The Lost Gutenberg: The Astounding True Story of One Book's Five Hundred Year Odyssey

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The Lost Gutenberg: The Astounding True Story of One Book's Five Hundred...

Margaret Davis

Christianity; Antiques & collectables: books, manuscripts, ephemera & printed matter

Paperback

The never-before-told story of one extremely rare copy of the Gutenberg Bible, and its impact on the lives of the fanatical... [more]

$29.99

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Deceit of Rome

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Deceit of Rome

Prins Maurits

Religion & beliefs

Paperback

This no-holds-barred volume confirms the feelings of those who have always known something about the church just isn't right.... [more]

$39.95

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The Right Side of History: How Reason and Moral Purpose Made the West Great

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The Right Side of History: How Reason and Moral Purpose Made the West Great...

Ben Shapiro

History; Religious issues & debates

Paperback

 A stark warning, and a call to spiritual arms, this book may be the first step in getting our civilization back on track.... [more]

$32.99

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Vatican I: The Council and the Making of the Ultramontane Church

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Vatican I: The Council and the Making of the Ultramontane Church

John W. O'Malley

Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Religion & beliefs; History of religion; Christianity; Christian leaders & leadership

Paperback

In the nineteenth century, the foundations upon which the Catholic Church had rested for centuries were shaken were shaken... [more]

$44.99

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A Lot with a Little

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A Lot with a Little

Tim Costello

Biography; Autobiography: religious & spiritual; Christian life & practice

Hardback

In this evocative memoir, Tim Costello explores the people and experiences that have shaped him into a socially active fighter... [more]

$45.00

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