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    Rabbi Akiva (English, Hardback) Barry W. Holtz

    A compelling and lucid account of the life and teachings of a founder of rabbinic Judaism and one of the most beloved heroes of Jewish history

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    The Craving Mind (English, Hardback) Judson Brewer

    A leading neuroscientist and pioneer in the study of mindfulness explains why addictions are so tenacious and how we can learn to conquer them

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  • Interaction
    Interaction of Color (English, Paperback) Josef Albers

    The 50th anniversary edition of a classic text, featuring an expanded selection of color studies

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    John Knox (English, Paperback) Jane Dawson

    Jane Dawson has written the definitive life of John Knox, a leader of the Protestant Reformation in sixteenth-century Scotland. Based in large part on previously unavailable sources, including the recently discovered papers of Knox’s close friend and colleague Christopher Goodman, Dawson’s biography challenges the traditionally held stereotype of this founder of the Presbyterian denomination as...

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    Secular Buddhism (English, Hardback) Stephen Batchelor

    An essential collection of Stephen Batchelor's most probing and important work on secular Buddhism

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    English Medieval Embroidery (English, Hardback) Clare Browne

    In medieval Europe, embroidered textiles were indispensable symbols of wealth and power. Owing to their quality, complexity, and magnificence, English embroideries enjoyed international demand and can be traced in Continental sources as opus anglicanum (English work). This sumptuously illustrated book draws on new research and detailed photography to offer an introduction to their design,...

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    Learning Irish (English, Mixed media product) Micheal O'Siadhail

    A standard introductory course to the Irish language. It does not presuppose prior knowledge of Irish and gives thorough coverage of the grammatical patterns of the language. It includes texts and exercises that are presented in an authentic, interesting, conversational style and in carefully graded stages.

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  • Intelligence
    Intelligence in the Flesh (English, Paperback) Guy Claxton

    If you think that intelligence emanates from the mind and that reasoning necessitates the suppression of emotion, you’d better think again—or rather not “think” at all. In his provocative new book, Guy Claxton draws on the latest findings in neuroscience and psychology to reveal how our bodies—long dismissed as mere conveyances—actually constitute the core of our intelligent life. From the...

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    Presidents' Secrets (English, Hardback) Mary Graham

    How presidents use secrecy to protect the nation, foster diplomacy, and gain power

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  • Self-Evident
    Self-Evident Truths (English, Hardback) Richard D. Brown

    From a distinguished historian, a detailed and compelling examination of how the early Republic struggled with the idea that "all men are created equal"

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    Materialism (English, Hardback) Terry Eagleton

    A brilliant introduction to the philosophical concept of materialism and its relevance to contemporary science and culture

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  • Dirty
    Dirty Old London (English, Paperback) Lee Jackson

    In Victorian London, filth was everywhere: horse traffic filled the streets with dung, household rubbish went uncollected, cesspools brimmed with "night soil," graveyards teemed with rotting corpses, the air itself was choked with smoke. In this intimately visceral book, Lee Jackson guides us through the underbelly of the Victorian metropolis, introducing us to the men and women who...

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    The Most Good You Can Do (English, Paperback) Peter Singer

    From the ethicist the New Yorker calls "the most influential living philosopher," a new way of thinking about living ethically

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    A Field Guide to Long Island Sound (English, Paperback) Patrick J. Lynch

    A lavishly illustrated and long-overdue guidebook to the rich natural history of Long Island Sound and its coastlines, a region beloved by millions of people

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    The Less You Know, the Better You Sleep (English, Hardback) David Satter

    Once you accept that the impossible is really possible, what happens in Russia makes perfect sense

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    The Master and His Emissary (English, Paperback) Iain McGilchrist

    Now available in a larger format, this title offers a fascinating exploration of the differences between the brain's right and left hemispheres and their effects on society, history, and culture.

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  • Pagan
    Pagan Britain (English, Paperback) Ronald Hutton

    Britain's pagan past, with its mysterious monuments, atmospheric sites, enigmatic artifacts, bloodthirsty legends, and cryptic inscriptions, is both enthralling and perplexing to a resident of the twenty-first century. In this ambitious and thoroughly up-to-date book, Ronald Hutton reveals the long development, rapid suppression, and enduring cultural significance of paganism, from the Paleolithic...

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    Manual of Ornithology (English, Paperback) Noble S. Proctor, Patrick J. Lynch

    This visual guide to the structure and anatomy of birds contains more than 200 specially prepared accurate drawings. The text is written for undergraduate students and to bird lovers in general, and discusses why birds look and act the way they do.

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  • Echoes
    Echoes of Scripture in the Letters of Paul (English, Paperback) Richard B. Hays

    Paul's letters, the earliest writings in the New Testament, are filled with allusions, images and quotations from the Old Testament. This book investigates Paul's appropriation of Scripture from a perspective based on recent literary-critical studies of intertextuality.

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  • Seeing
    Seeing Like a State (English, Paperback) James C. Scott

    An analysis of diverse failures in high-modernist, authoritarian state planning. It covers projects such as collectivization in Russia and the building of Brasilia, arguing that any centrally-managed social plan must recognize the importance of local customs and practical knowledge.

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