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Life in Year One: What the World Was Like in First-Century Palestine

Life in Year One

What the World Was Like in First-Century Palestine

Penguin Publishing Group (2010)
£6.29

For anyone who's ever pondered what everyday life was like during the time of Jesus comes a lively...

The Formation of Islam: Religion and Society in the Near East, 600–1800

The Formation of Islam

Religion and Society in the Near East, 600–1800

Cambridge University Press (2002)
£25.99

This 2005 book surveys the religious history of the peoples of the Near East from 600–1800.

The Kingdom of Matthias: A Story of Sex and Salvation in 19th-Century America

The Kingdom of Matthias

A Story of Sex and Salvation in 19th-Century America

Oxford University Press (1994)
£11.14

In this book, the strange tale of Matthias the Prophet provides a fascinating window into the...

Slave Religion: The "Invisible Institution" in the Antebellum South

Slave Religion

The "Invisible Institution" in the Antebellum South

Oxford University Press (2004)
£13.49

Using a variety of first and second-hand sources--some objective, some personal, all...

The Kingdom of Matthias: A Story of Sex and Salvation in 19th-Century America

The Kingdom of Matthias (2nd ed.)

A Story of Sex and Salvation in 19th-Century America

Oxford University Press (2012)
£12.14

In this book, the strange tale of Matthias the Prophet provides a fascinating window into the...

Monasticism: A Very Short Introduction
OUP Oxford (2018)
£7.19

Stephen J. Davis considers the phenomenon of monasticism from antiquity to the present day,...

Italian American Pentecostalism and the Struggle for Religious Identity
Taylor and Francis (2019)
£37.00

While many established forms of Christianity have seen significant decline in recent decades,...

Martyrs and Murderers: The Guise Family and the Making of Europe

Martyrs and Murderers

The Guise Family and the Making of Europe

OUP Oxford (2009)
£11.69

The pre-eminent political and religious power-brokers of sixteenth-century France, the Guises family...

Two Nations in Your Womb: Perceptions of Jews and Christians in Late Antiquity and the Middle Ages

Two Nations in Your Womb

Perceptions of Jews and Christians in Late Antiquity and the Middle Ages

University of California Press (2006)
£26.48

Since it was first published in Hebrew in 2000, this provocative book has been garnering acclaim and...

Bounds of Their Habitation: Race and Religion in American History

Bounds of Their Habitation

Race and Religion in American History

Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (2016)
£23.34

There is an “American Way” to religion and race unlike anyplace else in the world, and the rise of...