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The Accursed Tower: The Fall of Acre and the End of the Crusades

Roger Crowley · Basic Books
Pages: 272
Format: Hardcover

From a New York Times-bestselling author, a stirring account of the siege of Acre in 1291, when the last Christian stronghold fell to the Muslim army The 1291 siege of Acre was the Alamo of the Christian Crusades -- the final bloody battle for the Holy Land. After a desperate six weeks,...
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Jesus and the Dead Sea Scrolls: Revealing the Jewish Roots of Christianity

Bergsma, John · Image
Pages: 272
Format: Hardcover

John Bergsma presents a major new work on the Dead Sea Scrolls by showing how the mysterious ancient writings reveal more fully the Jewish roots of Christianity. From award-winning scholar John Bergsma comes an illuminating book that reveals new insights on the Essenes, a radical Jewish...
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God's Hand on America: Divine Providence in the Modern Era

Medved, Michael · Crown Forum
Pages: 336
Format: Hardcover

In part two of bestselling author and national radio host Michael Medved's sweeping historical narrative, This Favored Land: American Miracles In the Modern Era reveals moments of divine destiny in United States history from the civil war to modern day. In The American Miracle:...
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We Stand Divided: The Rift Between American Jews and Israel

Gordis, Daniel · Ecco
Pages: 304
Format: Hardcover

From National Jewish Book Award Winner and author of Israel, a bold reevaluation of the tensions between American and Israeli Jews that reimagines the past, present, and future of Jewish lifeRelations between the American Jewish community and Israel are at an all-time nadir. Since Israel's...
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Tehran Children: A Holocaust Refugee Odyssey

Mikhal Dekel · W. W. Norton & Company
Pages: 384
Format: Hardcover

Fleeing East from Nazi terror, over a million Polish Jews traversed the Soviet Union, many finding refuge in Muslim lands. Their story -- the extraordinary saga of two thirds of Polish Jewish survivors -- has never been fully toldAuthor Mikhal Dekel's father, Hannan Teitel, and her aunt...
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Mary Magdalene Revealed: The First Apostle, Her Feminist Gospel & the Christianity We Haven't Tried Yet

Watterson, Meggan
Format: Hardcover

The Gospel of Mary Magdalene reveals a very different love story from the one we've come to refer to as Christianity. Harvard-trained theologian Meggan Watterson leads us verse by verse through Mary's gospel to illuminate the powerful teachings it contains.A gospel, as ancient and authentic...
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Christ in Crisis: Why We Need to Reclaim Jesus

Jim Wallis · HarperOne
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

Writing in response to our current "constitutional crisis," New York Times bestselling author and Christian activist Jim Wallis urges America to return to the tenets of Jesus once again as the means to save us from the polarizing bitterness and anger of our tribal nation.In Christ...
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Citizen 865: The Hunt for Hitler's Hidden Soldiers in America

Debbie Cenziper · Hachette Books
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

The gripping story of a team of Nazi hunters at the U.S. Department of Justice as they raced against time to expose members of a brutal SS killing force who disappeared in America after World War Two.In 1990, in a drafty basement archive in Prague, two American historians made a startling...
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A Castle in Wartime: One Family, Their Missing Sons, and the Fight to Defeat the Nazis

Catherine Bailey · Viking
Pages: 480
Format: Hardcover

"I was gripped by A Castle in Wartime--it contained more tension, more plot in fact--than any thriller."--Kate Atkinson, author of Big Sky and Case HistoriesAn enthralling story of one family's extraordinary courage and resistance amidst the horrors of war from the New York...
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Did America Have a Christian Founding?: Separating Modern Myth from Historical Truth

Mark David Hall · Thomas Nelson
Pages: 240
Format: Hardcover

"A decisive, readable and scholarly answer to the perennially debated question, "Did America Have a Christian Founding?" --- Peter A. Lillback, president, Westminster Theological Seminary, Philadelphia; president, the Providence Forum"I enjoyed Mark David Hall's...
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