Format: Hardcover, 432 pages
Publisher: Pantheon On Sale: March 4, 2014 Price: $29.95 ISBN: 978-0-375-42490-8 (0-375-42490-3)
This fascinating, timely, and important book on the connection between music and political activism among Muslim youth around the world looks at how hip-hop, jazz, and reggae, along with Andalusian and Gnawa music, have become a means of building community and expressing protest in the face of the West’s policies in...
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Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
Publisher: Snow Lion On Sale: December 3, 2013 Price: $19.95 ISBN: 978-1-55939-420-8 (1-55939-420-X)
In Tibetan Buddhism, developing a consistent and sustained meditation practice is the first step toward discerning the true nature of reality as taught by the Buddha. Lama Dudjom Dorjee encapsulates the Buddha’s teaching in terms that are accessible and encouraging for beginning meditators, covering topics from establishing a proper meditation posture...
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Format: Hardcover, 592 pages
Publisher: Random House On Sale: January 28, 2014 Price: $32.00 ISBN: 978-0-8129-9346-2 (0-8129-9346-2)
From National Book Award finalist David I. Kertzer comes the compelling story of Pope Pius XI’s secret relations with Italian dictator Benito Mussolini. This groundbreaking work, based on seven years of research in the Vatican and Fascist archives, including reports from Mussolini’s spies inside the highest levels of the Church, will...Read more >