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The Battle for God

Karen Armstrong - Religion - 2001 - 442 pages
Reveals how the fundamentalist movements in Christianity, Judaism, and Islam were born out of a dread of modernity.
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Girl Meets Boy: The Myth of Iphis

Ali Smith - Fiction - 2009 - 164 pages
Girl meets boy. It's a story as old as time. But in Whitbread winner Ali Smith's lyrical, funny, mash-up of Ovid's most joyful gender-bending metamorphosis story, girl meets ...
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Through the Narrow Gate, Revised: A Memoir of Spiritual Discovery

Karen Armstrong - Biography & Autobiography - 2005 - 304 pages
Recounts the seven years that the author spent in a convent beginning at the age of seventeen, describing her religous doubts and spiritual struggles which led to her final ...
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The Early History of God: Yahweh and the Other Deities in Ancient Israel

Mark S. Smith - Religion - 2002 - 243 pages
In this remarkable, acclaimed history of the development of monotheism, Mark S. Smith explains how Israel's religion evolved from a cult of Yahweh as a primary deity among many ...
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The Bible: A Biography

Karen Armstrong - Religion - 2008 - 176 pages
As the single work at the heart of Christianity, the world's largest organized religion, the Bible is the spiritual guide for one out of every three people in the world. It is ...
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Laurence Coupe - Literary Criticism - 2009 - 240 pages
Offering a concise and illuminating introduction to the most important areas of myth, this fully updated and revised second edition contains new chapters and student-friendly ...
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Theories of Mythology

Eric Csapo - History - 2005 - 338 pages
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