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The Murder of the Century
The Murder of the Century
Written by Paul Collins
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307592217
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The Murder of the Century
The Gilded Age Crime That Scandalized a City & Sparked the Tabloid Wars
Written by Paul Collins


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: April 24, 2012
Price: $16.00

“No writer better articulates ourinterest in the confluence of hope, eccentricity, and the timelessness of the bold and strange than Paul Collins.”—DAVE EGGERS
 
On Long Island, a farmer finds a duck pond turned red with blood. On the Lower East Side, two boys playing at a pier discover a floating human torso... Read more >
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In the Footsteps of Jesus
In the Footsteps of Jesus
Written by Jean-Pierre Isbouts
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426209871
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In the Footsteps of Jesus
A Chronicle of His Life and the Origins of Christianity
Written by Jean-Pierre Isbouts


Format: Hardcover, 368 pages
On Sale: November 6, 2012
Price: $40.00

“Stunning illustrations, photographs, and maps…a vivid and thorough picture of the life and times of Jesus.” –War Cry (the Salvation Army's biweekly magazine)

The Gospels of the New Testament describe the life of Jesus of Nazareth, from his birth in Bethlehem and his travels through Galilee, to his trial and death in Jerusalem. In the... Read more >
Fields of Blood
Fields of Blood
Written by Karen Armstrong
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307957047
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Fields of Blood
Religion and the History of Violence
Written by Karen Armstrong


Format: Hardcover, 528 pages
On Sale: October 28, 2014
Price: $30.00

From the renowned and best-selling author of A History of God, a sweeping exploration of religion and the history of human violence.

For the first time, religious self-identification is on the decline in American. Some analysts have cited as cause a post-9/11perception: that faith in general is a source of aggression... Read more >
Citizens of London
Citizens of London
Written by Lynne Olson
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781588369826
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Citizens of London
The Americans Who Stood with Britain in Its Darkest, Finest Hour
Written by Lynne Olson


Format: eBook0
On Sale: February 2, 2010
Price: $13.99

The acclaimed author of Troublesome Young Men reveals the behind-the-scenes story of how the United States forged its wartime alliance with Britain, told from the perspective of three key American players in London: Edward R. Murrow, the handsome, chain-smoking head of CBS News in Europe; Averell Harriman, the hard-driving millionaire who ran FDR’s... Read more >
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The Nuns of Sant'Ambrogio
The Nuns of Sant'Ambrogio
Written by Hubert Wolf, Translated by Ruth Martin
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385351904
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The Nuns of Sant'Ambrogio
The True Story of a Convent in Scandal
Written by Hubert Wolf
Translated by Ruth Martin


Format: Hardcover, 496 pages
On Sale: January 13, 2015
Price: $30.00

A true, never-before-told story—discovered in a secret Vatican archive—of sex, poison, and lesbian initiation rites in a nineteenth-century convent.

In 1858, a German princess, recently inducted into the convent of Sant’Ambrogio in Rome, wrote a frantic letter to her cousin, a confidant of the Pope, claiming that she was being abused and...

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Destiny of the Republic
Destiny of the Republic
Written by Candice Millard
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ISBN: 9780385535007
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Destiny of the Republic
A Tale of Madness, Medicine and the Murder of a President
Written by Candice Millard


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: September 20, 2011
Price: $13.99

James A. Garfield was one of the most extraordinary men ever elected president. Born into abject poverty, he rose to become a wunderkind scholar, a Civil War hero, and a renowned and admired reformist congressman. Nominated for president against his will, he engaged in a fierce battle with the corrupt political... Read more >
Daily Rituals
Daily Rituals
Edited by Mason Currey
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ISBN: 9780307962379
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How Artists Work
Edited by Mason Currey


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: April 23, 2013
Price: $13.99

Franz Kafka, frustrated with his living quarters and day job, wrote in a letter to Felice Bauer in 1912, “time is short, my strength is limited, the office is a horror, the apartment is noisy, and if a pleasant, straightforward life is not possible then one must try to wriggle through...

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Lady Almina and the Real Downton Abbey
Lady Almina and the Real Downton Abbey
Written by The Countess of Carnarvon
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ISBN: 9780770435639
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Lady Almina and the Real Downton Abbey
The Lost Legacy of Highclere Castle
Written by The Countess of Carnarvon


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: December 27, 2011
Price: $9.99

Lady Almina and the Real Downton Abbey tells the story behind Highclere Castle, the real-life inspiration and setting for Julian Fellowes's Emmy Award-winning PBS show Downton Abbey, and the life of one of its most famous inhabitants, Lady Almina, the 5th Countess of Carnarvon. Drawing on a rich store of materials...

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Man's Search for Meaning, Gift Edition
Man's Search for Meaning, Gift Edition
Written by Viktor E. Frankl, Afterword by William J. Winslade, Foreword by Harold S. Kushner
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780807060100
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Man's Search for Meaning, Gift Edition

Written by Viktor E. Frankl
Afterword by William J. Winslade
Foreword by Harold S. Kushner


Format: Hardcover0
On Sale: October 28, 2014
Price: $22.95

A new gift edition of a modern classic, with supplemental photographs, speeches, letters, and essays
 
Psychiatrist Viktor Frankl’s memoir of life in Nazi death camps has riveted generations of readers. Based on Frankl’s own experience and the stories of his patients, the book argues that we cannot avoid suffering but we... Read more >
The First Family Detail
The First Family Detail
Written by Ronald Kessler
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ISBN: 9780804139229
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The First Family Detail
Secret Service Agents Reveal the Hidden Lives of the Presidents
Written by Ronald Kessler


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: August 5, 2014
Price: $13.99

As in a play, presidents, vice presidents, and presidential candidates perform on stage for the public and the media. What the nation’s leaders are really like and what goes on behind the scenes remains hidden. Secret Service agents have a front row seat on their private lives and those of their... Read more >
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