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The Lost Art of Scripture

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The Lost Art of Scripture

Karen Armstrong

Religion & beliefs; Religion: general; Advocate - Religion

Paperback

In our increasingly secular world, holy texts are at best seen as irrelevant, and at worst as an excuse to incite violence,... [more]

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Cardinal: The Rise and Fall of George Pell

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Cardinal: The Rise and Fall of George Pell

Louise Milligan

Reportage & collected journalism; History; Religion: general; Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church; Press & journalism

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Includes new relevations following the conviction. [more]

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Heretic: Why Islam Needs a Reformation Now

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Heretic: Why Islam Needs a Reformation Now

Ayaan Hirsi Ali, Ayaan Hirsi Ali

History; Islam

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Why and how Islam must reform and join the modern world As the world reels from the Charlie Hebdo related murders, Ayaan Hirsi... [more]

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The Midas Touch: World Mythology in Bite-sized Chunks

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The Midas Touch: World Mythology in Bite-sized Chunks

Mark Daniels

Religion & beliefs; Folklore, myths & legends

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This fascinating introduction to the ancient legends will reintroduce readers to the cyclopes, Minotaur and centaurs of the... [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 Guest Book

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The Guest Book

Sarah Blake

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

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The Miltons are a powerful old New York family - the kind of family that used to run the world. And in 1935, they still do.... [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

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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]

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Zealot: A book about cults

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Zealot: A book about cults

Jo Thornely

True crime; Religion & beliefs; Christian & quasi-Christian cults & sects; Contemporary non-Christian & para-Christian cults & sects; Religious groups: social & cultural aspects

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Based on the popular Australian podcast ZEALOT, this is a comprehensive look at cults around the world and why people are... [more]

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In the Closet of the Vatican: Power, Homosexuality, Hypocrisy

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In the Closet of the Vatican: Power, Homosexuality, Hypocrisy

Frederic Martel

Reportage & collected journalism; Religion & beliefs; Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church; Christian aspects of sexuality, gender & relationships; Gay & Lesbian studies

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A History of Judaism

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A History of Judaism

Martin Goodman

Religion & beliefs; History of religion; Judaism

Paperback

Originally published: London: Penguin Books Ltd, 2017. [more]

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Philosopher of the Heart: The Restless Life of Soren Kierkegaard

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Philosopher of the Heart: The Restless Life of Soren Kierkegaard

Clare Carlisle

Biography; Biography: literary; Biography: religious & spiritual; Western philosophy: c 1600 to c 1900; Phenomenology & Existentialism; Philosophy of religion

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S&oslash;ren Kierkegaard is one of the most passionate and challenging of all modern philosophers, and is often regarded as... [more]

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Heroes: Mortals and Monsters, Quests and Adventures

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Heroes: Mortals and Monsters, Quests and Adventures

Stephen Fry

Poetry by individual poets; Myth & legend told as fiction; History; Religion & beliefs; Folklore, myths & legends

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Few mere mortals have ever embarked on such bold and heart-stirring adventures, overcome myriad monstrous perils, or outwitted... [more]

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Classical Mythology

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Classical Mythology

H. A. Guerber

Religion & beliefs; Ancient religions & mythologies

Hardback

A retelling of the stories of classical mythology by folklorist and historian, Helene Adeline Guerber. [more]

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The Oxford Illustrated History of the Holy Land

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The Oxford Illustrated History of the Holy Land

Robert Hoyland, H. G. M. Williamson

History; Middle Eastern history; History: earliest times to present day; Crusades; Biblical archaeology; History of religion

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The story of the Holy Land, encompassing the three millennia that saw the birth of Judaism, Christianity, and Islam. Each... [more]

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Defying The Nazis

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Defying The Nazis

Artemis Joukowsky, Ken Burns

Autobiography: historical, political & military; History; Genocide & ethnic cleansing; Second World War; Christian mission & evangelism

Hardback

This official companion to the Ken Burns film Defying the Nazis tells the little-known story of the Sharps, an otherwise ordinary... [more]

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Finding God in the Waves: How I lost my faith and found it again through science

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Finding God in the Waves: How I lost my faith and found it again through...

Mike McHargue

Memoirs; Religion & beliefs; Religion & science; Christianity

Paperback

From the host of the popular podcasts The Liturgists and Ask Science Mike, a story of having faith, losing it, and finding... [more]

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Judas: The troubling history of the renegade apostle

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Judas: The troubling history of the renegade apostle

Peter Stanford

Religion & beliefs; The historical Jesus; Christian theology

Hardback

Judas: the most famous traitor in all of human history. But who was he really - and what does he mean for us today? [more]

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In God's Name

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In God's Name

David A. Yallop

True crime; Religion & beliefs; Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church

Paperback

The revised new edition of the searing investigation into the murder of Pope John Paul I that has sold over 6 million copies.... [more]

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Rise, Let Us Be on Our Way

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Rise, Let Us Be on Our Way

Pope John Paul II

Religion & beliefs; Christian life & practice; Religious life & practice

Hardback

With recollections on his life as well as his thoughts on the issues facing the world now, Pope John Paul II offers words... [more]

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Chronicle of the Old Testament Kings: The Reign-by-Reign Record of the Rulers of Ancient Israel

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Chronicle of the Old Testament Kings: The Reign-by-Reign Record of the Rulers...

John Rogerson

Reference works; Middle Eastern history; Ancient history: to c 500 CE; Genealogy, heraldry, names & honours; Religion & beliefs

Hardback

Spanning 1,500 years, Chronicle of the Old Testament Kings charts all the leaders of Israel from the Ancestors through the... [more]

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Bible for Today (Burgundy) Contemporary English Version

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Bible for Today (Burgundy) Contemporary English Version

Bible

Religion & beliefs

Paperback

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The Wave

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The Wave

Todd Strasser

Fiction & Literature; Religion & beliefs

Paperback

Tells the story of a high school history class experiment that frighteningly demonstrated the power of fascism. [more]

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Materialism: A Historical and Philosophical Inquiry

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Materialism: A Historical and Philosophical Inquiry

Robin Gordon Brown, James Ladyman (University of Bristol, UK)

Philosophy; Philosophy: metaphysics & ontology; Philosophy of religion; Philosophy of science

Paperback

The doctrine of materialism is one of the most controversial in the history of ideas. For much of its history it has been... [more]

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Thomas Aquinas's Summa theologiae: A Biography

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Thomas Aquinas's Summa theologiae: A Biography

Bernard McGinn

Philosophy; Church history; Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church; Christian theology; Advocate - Philosophy

Paperback

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

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

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