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If Only They Didn't Speak English: Notes From Trump's America

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If Only They Didn't Speak English: Notes From Trump's America

Jon Sopel

History; Religion & politics; Social classes; Political structure & processes

Paperback

You see, if only they didn't speak English in America, then we'd treat it as a foreign country - and probably understand it... [more]

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When Christians Were Jews: The First Generation

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When Christians Were Jews: The First Generation

Paula Fredriksen

Ancient history: to c 500 CE; Religion & beliefs; History of religion; Christianity; Judaism; Ancient religions & mythologies

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A compelling account of Christianity's Jewish beginnings, from one of the world's leading scholars of ancient religion [more]

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I Was Told To Come Alone: My Journey Behind the Lines of Jihad

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I Was Told To Come Alone: My Journey Behind the Lines of Jihad

Souad Mekhennet

Autobiography: historical, political & military; History; Religious intolerance, persecution & conflict

Paperback

Souad Mekhennet is a German-born Moroccan Muslim, a Washington Post correspondent, still based in Germany. This is her brave... [more]

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Biography of Silence: An Essay on Meditation

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Biography of Silence: An Essay on Meditation

Pablo D'Ors

Religion & beliefs

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With silence increasingly becoming a stranger to us, one man set out to become its intimate- Pablo d'Ors, a Catholic priest... [more]

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Nine Lives: My Time As MI6's Top Spy Inside al-Qaeda

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Nine Lives: My Time As MI6's Top Spy Inside al-Qaeda

Aimen Dean, Paul Cruickshank, Tim Lister

Biography; True stories; Religious intolerance, persecution & conflict; Espionage & secret services; Terrorism, armed struggle; Revolutionary groups & movements

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Islamist, Scholar, Bomb-maker... Spy [more]

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God's Library: The Archaeology of the Earliest Christian Manuscripts

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God's Library: The Archaeology of the Earliest Christian Manuscripts

Brent Nongbri

Ancient history: to c 500 CE; Religion & beliefs; History of religion

Hardback

A provocative book from a highly original scholar, challenging much of what we know about early Christian manuscripts [more]

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The Vampire: A New History

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The Vampire: A New History

Nick Groom

Literary studies: general; Religion & beliefs; Folklore, myths & legends

Hardback

An authoritative new history of the vampire, two hundred years after it first appeared on the literary scene [more]

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The Dangers of Christian Practice: On Wayward Gifts, Characteristic Damage, and Sin

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The Dangers of Christian Practice: On Wayward Gifts, Characteristic Damage,...

Lauren F. Winner

Religion & beliefs; Philosophy of religion; Christian theology; Christian worship, rites & ceremonies

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Challenging the central place that practices have recently held in Christian theology, Lauren Winner explores the damages... [more]

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The Forgotten Creed: Christianity's Original Struggle against Bigotry, Slavery, and Sexism

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The Forgotten Creed: Christianity's Original Struggle against Bigotry, Slavery,...

Stephen J. Patterson (Willamette University)

Religion & beliefs

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The first Christian creed said nothing about Christ, God, or salvation. Instead it told the followers of Jesus who they were:... [more]

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Mind Beyond Brain: Buddhism, Science, and the Paranormal

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Mind Beyond Brain: Buddhism, Science, and the Paranormal

David Presti

Buddhism; Psychology; Cognition & cognitive psychology; Unexplained phenomena & the paranormal

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Neuroscientist David E. Presti, with the assistance of other researchers, explores how evidence for anomalous phenomena--such... [more]

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First Confession: A Sort of Memoir

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First Confession: A Sort of Memoir

Chris Patten

Biography; Autobiography: historical, political & military; Memoirs; Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church; Geopolitics

Paperback

The acclaimed memoir by the bestselling author and the best politician-writer... [more]

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So High a Blood: The Life of Margaret, Countess of Lennox

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So High a Blood: The Life of Margaret, Countess of Lennox

Morgan Ring

Biography: historical, political & military; Biography: royalty; History; British & Irish history; Early modern history: c 1450 to c 1700; Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church

Paperback

`Expertly researched, zestfully written, acutely intelligent in its historical judgements, this masterly biography finally... [more]

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The Sagrada Familia: Gaudi's Heaven on Earth

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The Sagrada Familia: Gaudi's Heaven on Earth

Gijs van Hensbergen

Architecture; Religious buildings; Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church

Paperback

Exquisite... A wonderment of an essay about a wonderment of a building'... [more]

$21.99

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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

Paperback

'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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Muhammad: Prophet of Peace Amid the Clash of Empires

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Muhammad: Prophet of Peace Amid the Clash of Empires

Juan Ricardo Cole

Biography: general; Religion & beliefs

Hardback

A ... history that brings to life the fascinating and complex world of the Prophet, Muhammad is the story of how peace is... [more]

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Wicca: A Modern Guide to Witchcraft and Magick

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Wicca: A Modern Guide to Witchcraft and Magick

Harmony Nice

Fiction-related items; Witchcraft; Witchcraft & Wicca

Hardback

The ultimate guide to wicca and witchcraft for a modern mystical audience [more]

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Reflections: Australia Wide

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Reflections: Australia Wide

Ken Duncan

Photographs: collections; Religion & beliefs; Travel & holiday

Hardback

This premium quality, hard cover book features a selection of classic panoramic landscape images by Ken Duncan from all over... [more]

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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

Hardback

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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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

Paperback

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

Paperback

Witchcraft: The Basics is an accessible and engaging introduction to the scholarly study of witchcraft, exploring the phenomenon... [more]

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It Keeps Me Seeking: The Invitation from Science, Philosophy and Religion

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It Keeps Me Seeking: The Invitation from Science, Philosophy and Religion...

Andrew Briggs (Professor of Nanomaterials, University of Oxford, UK), Hans Halvorson (Stuart Professor of Philosophy, Princeton University, USA), Andrew Steane (University Lecturer and Fellow, Exeter College, University of Oxford, UK)

Religion & beliefs; Philosophy of religion; Religion & science; Christianity; Christian theology; Popular science

Hardback

An exposition on the common phrase science and religion . Science has something to say about every aspect of human experience,... [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

Hardback

A collection of mythological stories from the Vikings, including gods and goddesses such as Odin, Thor, Freya, and Loki. [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

Paperback

All shall be well, and all shall be well, and all manner of thing shall be well. [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

Paperback

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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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

Paperback

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