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Lost History: The Enduring Legacy of Muslim Scientists, Thinkers, and Artists

Michael H. Morgan · National Geographic; First Edition edition
Format: Hardcover

In an era when the relationship between Islam and the West seems mainly defined by mistrust and misunderstanding, we often forget that for centuries Muslim civilization was the envy of the world. Essential reading for anyone seeking to understand the major role played by the early Muslim...
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Atlantis and the Coming Ice Age: The Lost Civilization--A Mirror of Our World

Frank Joseph · Bear & Company
Pages: 278
Format: Print book

Reveals the parallels between the rise and fall of Atlantis, cultures in ancient Mesoamerica, and our modern civilization * Links the demise of Atlantis with the birth of the Olmec civilization in Mexico, the beginning of the first Egyptian dynasty, and the start of the Mayan Calendar...
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The Brotherhood: America's Next Great Enemy

Erick Stakelbeck · Regnery Publishing; 1 edition
Format: Hardcover

The Muslim Brotherhood, or Ikhwan, has engaged in terrorism, assassinations, and anti-Western, anti-Semitic rhetoric and violence for almost a century - yet few Americans realize how powerful they really are. While we focus on al Qaeda, Hamas, and Hezbollah, it's actually the Muslim...
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Envy: The Seven Deadly Sins

Joseph Epstein · Oxford University Press
Pages: 144
Format: Hardcover

Malice that cannot speak its name, cold-blooded but secret hostility, impotent desire, hidden rancor and spite--all cluster at the center of envy. Envy clouds thought, writes Joseph Epstein, clobbers generosity, precludes any hope of serenity, and ends in shriveling the heart. Of the seven...
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The Case for God

Karen Armstrong · Knopf
Pages: 432
Format: Print book

Moving from the Paleolithic age to the present, Karen Armstrong details the great lengths to which humankind has gone in order to experience a sacred reality that it called by many names, such as God, Brahman, Nirvana, Allah, or Dao. Focusing especially on Christianity but including Judaism,...
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Scientology: The Fundamentals of Thought

L. Ron Hubbard · Bridge Publications, Inc.
Pages: 244
Format: Hardcover

Scientology: The Fundamentals of Thought Designated by L. Ron Hubbard as the Book One of Scientology. After having fully unified and codified the subjects of Dianetics and Scientology came the refinement of their fundamentals. Originally published as a résumé of Scientology for use in translations...
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Modern Physics and Ancient Faith

Stephen M Barr · University of Notre Dame Press
Format: Hardcover

A considerable amount of public debate and media print has been devoted to the war between science and religion In his accessible and readable book Stephen M Barr demonstrates that what is really at war with religion is not science itself but a philosophy called scientific materialism Modern...
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The Witness Wore Red: The 19th Wife Who Brought Polygamous Cult Leaders to Justice

Rebecca Musser · Grand Central Publishing
Pages: 340
Format: Hardcover

Rebecca Musser grew up in fear, concealing her family's polygamous lifestyle from the "dangerous" outside world. Covered head-to-toe in strict, modest clothing, she received a rigorous education at Alta Academy, the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints'...
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Simply Chinese Astrology (Simply Series)

Jonathan Dee · Sterling/Zambezi
Pages: 160
Format: Paperback

Though perhaps less well known here than its Western counterpart, Chinese astrology is every bit as illuminating, and provides an equally valuable shortcut to self-knowledge. Jonathan Dee, the well-respected author of several books on astrology, tarot, and fortune-telling, reveals all the mysteries...
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Colorado Wings: A Wing and a Prayer/Wings Like Eagles/Wings of the Dawn/A Gift of Wings

Tracie Peterson · Barbour Publishing, Incorporated
Format: Paperback

Tracie Peterson. The Denver metro is filled with intrigue and romance as portrayed in three complete novels plus a bonus novella. Titles include A Wing and a Prayer, Wings Like Eagles, Wings of the Dawn, and A Gift of Wings.
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Ethics for the New Millennium

Dalai Lama · Riverhead Press; 1ST edition
Pages: 237
Format: Hardcover

The Nobel Peace Prize winner reflects on the decline of morality in modern society and offers a vision for achieving world peace and reducing the world's suffering, based on a new conception of human possibility.
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Diary of a Loving Heart

June Masters Bacher · Harvest House Publishers
Pages: 176
Format: Paperback


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God Against the Gods: The History of the War Between Monotheism and Polytheism

Jonathan Kirsch · Viking Adult
Pages: 352
Format: Hardcover

Examining the roots of religious extremism, the author of The Woman Who Laughed at God describes the struggle between monotheism and polytheism in the ancient world, revealing the dark side of monotheism--holy war, inquistions, crusades, and martyrdom--and the brighter side of polytheism,...
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