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Witchcraze A New History of the European Witch Hunts Our Legacy of Violence Against Women

By: Barstow, Anne Llewellyn

Price: $10.00

Publisher: USA, Pandora: 1994

Seller ID: 009942


An extensive investigation into the social mores that caused the "status quo classes" to denigrate anything that invaded their territory & to use fear & religion to expunge the challengers via the stake or the noose. 255pp with broad appendices/notes/references at rear. View more info

The Monastic World

By: Brooke, Christopher

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Paul Elek: 1974

Seller ID: 010047


Indeed a weighty tome with some 272pp & almost 2 and a halk kilos of informattion at your fingertips. Wim Swaan's photos are throughout as well as diagrams & layouts. View more info

THE MAXIMS OF NOAH

By: Burgess Gelett

Price: $22.00

Publisher: New York, Frederick A. Stokes Company,: 1913

Seller ID: 007744


Beautifully illustrated by Louis D. Fancher with both full page and page edge illustrations. "Derived from his Experience with Women both before and after the flood as given in Counsel to his son Japhet." View more info

PALMERSTON TO DARWIN 75 Years Service on the Frontier

By: Grant Arch

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Australia, Frontier Publishing: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 007819


Arch Grant served as a Padre in remote areas of the Northern Territory View more info

CIVILISATIONS OF THE HOLY LAND

By: Johnson Paul

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Book Club Associates: 1979

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 007307


Very Good condition. A comprehensive historical overview of the Holy Land, covering 3000BC to the time of the Crusaders. View more info

THE PAPACY

By: Johnson Paul

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Phoenix Illustrated, London: 1997

Seller ID: 008096


Beautifully illustrated and presented with well reserached text. Explains the origins and who the men who played such a central part of history? From St. Peter to the Great Schism and from the notorious Renaissance popes to the huge strides made by John XX111 and John Paul 11 to bring the church into the modern era. View more info

Eastern Wisdom The Philosophies and Rituals of the East

By: Jordan, Michael

Price: $26.00

Publisher: UK, Carlton: 1997

Seller ID: 011012


Covering myths and origins, major thinkers and practitioners, rituals, symbols, practice today, and more, this book provides an accessible, fully illustrated introduction to the major religions and philosophies of China, Japan, and India. 112 color illustrations. 56 black and white illustrations. 224pp & 1.3 kgs View more info

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THE HOLY BIBLE Translated from the Latin Vulgate in the Light of the Hebrew and Greek By Ronald Knox

By: Knox Ronald Translated By

Price: $140.00

Publisher: Burns & Oates, London: 1963

Edition: 4th Complete Edition

Seller ID: 2016030


This copy is in very good condition and appears unread with the original book seller sticker in the front. No names or marks internally, dust jacket in removable plastic sleeve. This is the complete version as translated by Ronald Knox. View more info

Shifting Sands to Solid Rock. Ninety Years of Frontier Services

By: Linn, Rob

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Sydney, Frontier Services: 2002

Seller ID: 011529


Shifting Sands etc details the history of the Uniting Church in Australia from the early days of absolute isolation, the interminable camel or horse journey to small towns, the lack of services either medical, educational or spiritual. The inspiration of John Flynn, the growth of the missions, rural health & even social services. 126pp & 600g carded/packed for post. View more info

The Taliban: War, Religion and the New Order in Afghanistan

By: Marsden, Peter

Price: $14.00

Publisher: OUP - Zen Books: 2001

Seller ID: 012310


The Taliban: War, Religion and the New Order in Afghanistan is 164pp & less than 500g for post. Faults? bumped upper right corner. The Taliban are yet another manifestation of the growth of radical Islam worldwide. This book explores what they stand for and the factors leading to their rapid rise to military and political dominance over Afghanistan. It considers the many influences on their ideology emanating from within the country, the Indian sub-continent and the Midd... View more info

Anam Cara Spiritual Wisdom from the Celtic World

By: O'Donohue, John

Price: $30.00

Publisher: UK, Bantam Books: 1999

Seller ID: 008916


When St Patrick came to Ireland in the 5th century AD, he encountered the Celtic people and a flourishing spiritual tradition that had already existed for thousands of years. This book shares with us the secrets of this ancient world. Using authentic Irish prayers and blessings, it reveals the treasures that lie hidden within your own soul. 281pp incl index, all in great order View more info

Bruchko

By: Olson, Bruce

Price: $15.00

Publisher: USA, Creation House: 1996

Seller ID: 009378


202pp, crease to upper right corner, Fascinating story of a young man who feels called to evangelize the Motilone Indians in Columbia. At nineteen he strikes out for the jungle--endures much hardship, but is stubborn beyond belief... His sixth sense about not bringing Western civilization along with his spiritual beliefs is beautiful. An incredible glimpse inside another world. All pp clean, owner name page1. View more info

Illustrated Manners and Customs of the Bible

By: Packer and Tenney (eds)

Price: $55.00

Publisher: USA, Thomas Nelson: 1980

Seller ID: 010050


767pp & approx 1.5kgs of all the you need should you find yourself Tardis-like in biblical times where the wrong move might be embarrassing or fatal. review >> The book has detailed illustrations and text on the history and culture of the people living through the time periods of the books of the Bible. a decent companion for anyone interested in studying and understanding the bible on a spiritual level or on a historical level. . . . and contents >> This fully illustra... View more info

Jewish Ceremonial Embroidery

By: Salomon, Kathryn

Price: $40.00

Publisher: London, Batsford: 1988

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 008687


168 pages, 121 black and white photographs, 13 colour photographs, 76 line drawings. Glossary, Bibliography. Sticker mark on dj, pp clean & white with exc binding. View more info

Hitler's Priests

By: Spicer, Kevin

Price: $32.00

Publisher: USA, Northern Illinois University Press: 2008

Seller ID: 009785


In this insightful study, Spicer unearths a dark subchapter in Roman Catholic history, introduces the principal clergymen who participated in the Nazi movement, examines their motives, details their advocacy of National Socialism, and explores the consequences of their political activism. 369 perfect pp with some bw photos, an appendix at rear details the bios of some of the men involved in this strange interpretation of their christian calling. 800g packed/bubbled for p... View more info

THE SHAKER EXPERIENCE IN AMERICA

By: Stein Stephen J.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Yale University Press, U.S.A.: 1992

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 008469


"This engrossing book is the first general history of the Shakers from their origins in eighteenth-centyr England to the present day. Drawing on written and oral testimony by Shakers over the past two centuries, Stephen J. Stein offers a full and often revionist account of the movement; the powerful charismatic leaders, the years of maturation and growth before the Civil War, the subsequent decline in fortune, and the adjustments to twentieth-century society. Shat... View more info

The Rainbow People of God South Africa's Victory Over Apartheid

By: Tutu, Archbishop Desmond

Price: $16.00

Publisher: London, Doubleday: 1994

Seller ID: 009438


review - Desmond Tutu, as revealed in his sermons, speeches, and letters, demonstrated the qualities worthy of a hero, yet he remained a very humble man. He was more than a theologian, statesman,and patriot. He drew no "color" lines, but rather a circle that included what he called, the "rainbow people of God." Through Tutu's voice, we learn how he successfully merged African and Christian philosophy to become one of the key players in defeating apartheid... View more info

The Eighteen Christian Centuries

By: White, Rev James

Price: $55.00

Publisher: UK, William Blackwood & Sons Ltd.: 1873

Seller ID: 009205


Grammar School inscription dated 1891 but bizarrely no name included. 511pp of tightly packed commentary on the evolution & revolution of christianity - sample - In the history of human progress centuries are the milestones by which we measure the distance traversed. In the East even this method fails us, so stereotyped and lifeless are the forms of social life, so slight the change. But with the restless activity of the Aryan tribes in the West each century has grown m... View more info