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The Rinzai Zen Way: A Guide to Practice

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The Rinzai Zen Way: A Guide to Practice

Meido Moore

Religion & beliefs

Paperback

Rinzai is, along with Soto, one of the two main schools of Japanese Zen, descended from the Chinese Linji school of Chan and... [more]

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Islamic Monuments in Cairo: The Practical Guide (New Revised 7th Edition)

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Islamic Monuments in Cairo: The Practical Guide (New Revised 7th Edition)...

Caroline Williams

Religious buildings; History of religion; Islam; Travel & holiday; Travel & holiday guides

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A new, fully revised edition of this perennially popular guide to Cairo's Islamic monuments [more]

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Protestants: The Radicals Who Made the Modern World

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Protestants: The Radicals Who Made the Modern World

Professor Alec Ryrie

History: specific events & topics; Religion & beliefs; History of religion; Protestantism & Protestant Churches

Paperback

On the 500th anniversary of Luther's rebellion, this spectacular global history traces the revolutionary faith that shaped... [more]

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In God's Hands: The Spiritual Diaries of Pope St John Paul II

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In God's Hands: The Spiritual Diaries of Pope St John Paul II

Pope John Paul, II

Autobiography: religious & spiritual; Diaries, letters & journals; Religion & beliefs; Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church

Paperback

The spiritual diaries of Pope St John Paul II - published for the first time ever in English. The most intimate insight into... [more]

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In the Lost City of Sri Krishna: The Story of Ancient Dwaraka

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In the Lost City of Sri Krishna: The Story of Ancient Dwaraka

Vanamali

Hinduism

Paperback

A vivid journey back to the time of Krishna, his holy city, and the Mahabharata War * Recounts ecstatic celebrations,... [more]

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Dangerous Women

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Dangerous Women

Mary D. Garrard, Kimberly L. Dennis

Exhibition catalogues & specific collections; Religious subjects depicted in art; Religion & beliefs

Paperback

Dangerous Women presents works from the rich holdings of the John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art that explore different... [more]

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Key Words of Pope Francis

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Key Words of Pope Francis

Cindy Wooden

Religion & beliefs; Religion: general; Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church

Paperback

Key Words of Pope Francis is a collection of over 50 essays by an impressive set of insightful contributors from around the... [more]

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The Bible in Australia: A cultural history

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The Bible in Australia: A cultural history

Meredith Lake

History; Australasian & Pacific history; Social & cultural history; Bibles

Paperback

Tells the revelatory story of the Bible in Australia, from the convict era to the Mabo land rights campaign, Nick Cave, the... [more]

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Royal Books and Holy Bones: Essays in Medieval Christianity

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Royal Books and Holy Bones: Essays in Medieval Christianity

Eamon Duffy (University of Cambridge, UK)

Medieval history; Religion & beliefs; Religion: general; History of religion; Christianity

Hardback

In these vivid and approachable essays Eamon Duffy engages with some of the central aspects of Western religion in the thousand... [more]

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God: A New Biography

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God: A New Biography

Philip Almond

Religion & beliefs; Nature & existence of God; History of ideas

Hardback

The story of God is the story of a paradox. It is the drama of a transcendent, timeless being who, throughout history, has... [more]

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Women are the Future of Islam

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Women are the Future of Islam

Sherin Khankan

Memoirs; Religion & beliefs; Comparative religion; Islamic life & practice; Sufism & Islamic mysticism; Islamic studies

Hardback

The future of Islam is female Named one of the BBC's 100 Women of 2016, and the subject of interviews in both The Times and... [more]

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The Spanish Armada: A Ladybird Expert Book

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The Spanish Armada: A Ladybird Expert Book

Sam Willis

History; European history; Early modern history: c 1450 to c 1700; Maritime history; Western philosophy: Medieval & Renaissance, c 500 to c 1600; Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church

Hardback

Part of the new Ladybird Expert series, The Spanish Armada is a clear, simple and entertaining introduction to King Philip... [more]

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Philosophy of Religion: A Very Short Introduction

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Philosophy of Religion: A Very Short Introduction

Tim Bayne

Religion & beliefs; Philosophy of religion

Paperback

Philosophy of religion contains some of our most burning questions about the role of religion in the world, and the relationship... [more]

$16.95

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Christianity in the Twentieth Century: A World History

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Christianity in the Twentieth Century: A World History

Brian Stanley

General & world history; Religion & beliefs; History of religion; Christianity

Hardback

[This book] charts the transformation of one of the world's great religions during an age marked by world wars, genocide,... [more]

$73.00

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Civilisations: How Do We Look / The Eye of Faith

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Civilisations: How Do We Look / The Eye of Faith

Mary Beard

Art & Architecture; History of Art & Design Styles; Human figures depicted in art; Religious subjects depicted in art; History of religion

Hardback

Focusing on the arrival of the human figure as a subject of art, Mary Beard examines the history of beauty in civilisation.<br... [more]

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More Than Happiness: Buddhist and Stoic Wisdom for a Sceptical Age

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More Than Happiness: Buddhist and Stoic Wisdom for a Sceptical Age

Antonia Macaro

Popular philosophy; Buddhism; Psychology; Self-help & personal development

Paperback

An inspiring, critical and practical look at what we can learn from ancient wisdom. [more]

$24.99

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Myths of Babylon

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Myths of Babylon

Jake Jackson

Myth & legend told as fiction; Religion & beliefs

Paperback

Here we find humankind battling with the elements in the flood myth, a grim creation story and the great Epic of Gilgamesh,... [more]

$19.99

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The Burning Time: The Story of the Smithfield Martyrs

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The Burning Time: The Story of the Smithfield Martyrs

Virginia Rounding

History; British & Irish history; Early modern history: c 1450 to c 1700; History of religion; Church history

Paperback

A vivid account of the men and women who were burned at the stake for heresy by the Tudor monarchs. [more]

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The Pope Who Would Be King: The Exile of Pius IX and the Emergence of Modern Europe

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The Pope Who Would Be King: The Exile of Pius IX and the Emergence of Modern...

David I. Kertzer (Paul Dupee, Jr. University Professor of Social Science, Brown University)

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

Hardback

The untold story of the bloody revolution that stripped the pope of political power and signalled the birth of modern Europe.... [more]

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The Christian Year in Painting

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The Christian Year in Painting

John S. Dixon

Art & Architecture; Religious subjects depicted in art; Christian worship, rites & ceremonies

Hardback

The only book in print to present paintings of all the key biblical events in the Christian calendar by Old Masters from the... [more]

$55.00

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The Human Instinct: How We Evolved to Have Reason, Consciousness, and Free Will

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The Human Instinct: How We Evolved to Have Reason, Consciousness, and Free...

Kenneth R. Miller

Religion & science; Psychology; Mathematics & Sciences; Philosophy of science; History of science; Evolution

Hardback

Synopsis coming soon....... [more]

$35.00

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Sacred Britannia: The Gods and Rituals of Roman Britain

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Sacred Britannia: The Gods and Rituals of Roman Britain

Miranda Aldhouse-Green

History; British & Irish history; Ancient history: to c 500 CE; Archaeology by period & region; History of religion

Hardback

A compelling new account of religion in Roman Britain, weaving together the latest archaeological research and a new analysis... [more]

$39.99

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Baruch Spinoza's Ethics

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Baruch Spinoza's Ethics

Gary Slater, Andreas Vrahimis

Philosophy; Ethics & moral philosophy; Nature & existence of God

Paperback

Baruch Spinoza's Ethics is a dense masterpiece of sustained argumentative reasoning. It earned its place as one of the most... [more]

$13.99

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Living with the Monks: What Turning Off My Phone Taught Me about Happiness, Gratitude, and Focus

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Living with the Monks: What Turning Off My Phone Taught Me about Happiness,...

Jesse Itzler

Christian spirituality & religious experience; Christian life & practice; Spirituality & religious experience; Psychology; Family & health; Assertiveness, motivation & self-esteem

Hardback

Entrepreneur and one-time rapper (under the name Jesse Jaymes) Jesse Itzler's life is bold and risky until he realizes he's... [more]

$49.95

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C. S. Lewis

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C. S. Lewis

Stewart Goetz

Biography; Literary studies: fiction, novelists & prose writers; Western philosophy, from c 1900 -; Christian theology

Paperback

The definitive exploration of C.S. Lewis s philosophical thought, and its connection with his theological and literary work... [more]

$39.95

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