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Magic in Britain: A History of Medieval and Earlier Practices

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Magic in Britain: A History of Medieval and Earlier Practices

Robin Melrose

History of religion; Occult studies; Magic, alchemy & hermetic thought; Witchcraft

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Magic, which is probably as old as humanity, is a way of achieving goals through supernatural means, either benevolent (white... [more]

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The Islamic Enlightenment: The Modern Struggle Between Faith and Reason

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The Islamic Enlightenment: The Modern Struggle Between Faith and Reason...

Christopher de Bellaigue

Religion & beliefs; Islam

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SHORTLISTED FOR THE BAILLIE GIFFORD PRIZE 2017'An eye-opening, well-written and very timely book' Yuval Noah Harari'The best... [more]

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The Fox Hunt: Four Strangers, Thirteen Days, and One Man's Amazing Journey to Safety

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The Fox Hunt: Four Strangers, Thirteen Days, and One Man's Amazing Journey...

Mohammed Al Samawi

Biography; Memoirs; True war & combat stories; True stories of heroism, endurance & survival; Interfaith relations

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A young man's moving story of love, war, and hope in which he recounts his harrowing escape from fanaticism and a brutal civil... [more]

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The Moor's Last Stand: How Seven Centuries of Muslim Rule in Spain Came to an End

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The Moor's Last Stand: How Seven Centuries of Muslim Rule in Spain Came...

Elizabeth Drayson

History; European history; Early modern history: c 1450 to c 1700; Revolutions, uprisings, rebellions; Interfaith relations

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The first full account in any language of the last Muslim king of Spain. An action-packed story of betrayal, courage, intrigue,... [more]

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The Dawn of Christianity: People and Gods in a Time of Magic and Miracles

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The Dawn of Christianity: People and Gods in a Time of Magic and Miracles...

Robert Knapp

History; Ancient history: to c 500 CE; The Early Church

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Robert Knapp reveals why some ordinary people in Judea and in the Roman and Greek worlds embraced a new approach to the supernatural... [more]

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Headstrong Daughters: Inspiring stories from the new generation of Australian Muslim women

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Headstrong Daughters: Inspiring stories from the new generation of Australian...

Nadia Jamal

History; Islamic life & practice; Gender studies: women; Islamic studies

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Nadia Jamal takes us inside the lives of ordinary Muslim women from around Australia, showing how they find ways to stay true... [more]

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How Fear Works: Culture of Fear in the Twenty-First Century

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How Fear Works: Culture of Fear in the Twenty-First Century

Frank Furedi

Religion & politics; Society & Social Sciences; Society & culture: general; Cultural studies

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In 1997, Frank Furedi published a book called Culture of Fear. It was widely acclaimed as perceptive and prophetic. Now Furedi... [more]

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Jesus the Forgotten Feminist

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Jesus the Forgotten Feminist

Chris Geraghty

Religion & beliefs; Christian theology

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How did Jesus treat women? Chris Geraghty delves into scriptures and history showing how Jesus practised a radically inclusive... [more]

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What Are You Doing With Your Life?

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What Are You Doing With Your Life?

J. Krishnamurti

Oriental & Indian philosophy; Popular philosophy; Religion & beliefs; Spirituality & religious experience

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`One of the greatest thinkers of the age' The Dalai Lama 'One of the five saints of the 20th century' - TIME magazine 'Krishnamurti... [more]

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Meditations

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Meditations

J. Krishnamurti

Religion & beliefs

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A collection of Krishnamurti's thoughts on meditation. [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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Heretics and Believers: A History of the English Reformation

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Heretics and Believers: A History of the English Reformation

Peter Marshall

History; British & Irish history; Early modern history: c 1450 to c 1700; History of religion; Christian institutions & organisations

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A sumptuously written people's history and a major retelling and reinterpretation of the story of the English Reformation... [more]

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The First Love Story: A Journey Through the Tangled Lives of Adam and Eve

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The First Love Story: A Journey Through the Tangled Lives of Adam and Eve...

Bruce Feiler

Religion & beliefs

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From the New York Times bestselling author of Walking the Bible and Abraham comes a revelatory journey across four continents... [more]

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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

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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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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

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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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Shariah: What Everyone Needs to Know (R)

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Shariah: What Everyone Needs to Know (R)

John L. Esposito, Natana J. Delong-Bas

Islamic & Arabic philosophy; Religion & beliefs; Religion & politics; Islam; Islamic studies; Islamic law

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In this bold addition to Oxford's What Everyone Needs to Know (R) series, John L. Esposito and Natana DeLong-Bas offer a... [more]

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Radical Love: Teachings from the Islamic Mystical Tradition

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Radical Love: Teachings from the Islamic Mystical Tradition

Omid Safi

Poetry by individual poets; Religion & beliefs; History of religion; Islam

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This stunning collection showcases the love poetry and mystical teachings at the heart of the Islamic tradition in accurate... [more]

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Finding Purpose in a Godless World: Why We Care Even If the Universe Doesn't

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Finding Purpose in a Godless World: Why We Care Even If the Universe Doesn't...

Ralph Lewis

Philosophy; Religion & beliefs; Eclectic & esoteric religions & belief systems; Psychology

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A psychiatrist presents a compelling argument for how human purpose and caring emerged in a spontaneous and unguided universe... [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

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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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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

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A vivid journey back to the time of Krishna, his holy city, and the Mahabharata War Transporting us back five thousand... [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

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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

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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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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

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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

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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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After One-Hundred-and-Twenty: Reflecting on Death, Mourning, and the Afterlife in the Jewish Tradition

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After One-Hundred-and-Twenty: Reflecting on Death, Mourning, and the Afterlife...

Hillel Halkin

Religion & beliefs; Judaism: theology

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After One-Hundred-and-Twenty provides a richly nuanced and deeply personal look at Jewish attitudes and practices regarding... [more]

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