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  • Agnostic: A Spirited Manifesto
    Lesley Hazleton
    Hardcover: 04/05/2016
    A widely admired writer on religion celebrates agnosticism as the most vibrant, engaging - and ultimately the ...
  • The Age of Genius: The Seventeenth Century and the Birth of the Modern Mind
    A.C. Grayling
    Hardcover: 03/01/2016
    Out of a 'fractured and fractious time,' the author asserts persuasively, the medieval mind evolved into the ...
  • Michelangelo: A Life in Six Masterpieces
    Miles J. Unger
    Paperback: 07/21/2015
    The life of one of the most revolutionary artists in history, told through the story of six of his greatest ...
  • Escape from the Land of Snows: The Young Dalai Lama's Harrowing Flight to Freedom and the Making of a Spiritual Hero
    Stephan Talty
    Paperback: 01/18/2011
    Emotionally powerful and irresistibly page-turning, Escape from the Land of Snows is simultaneously a portrait...
  • Don't Sleep, There Are Snakes: Life and Language in the Amazonian Jungle
    Daniel L. Everett
    Paperback: 11/03/2009
    A riveting account of the astonishing experiences and discoveries made by linguist Daniel Everett while he ...
  • God Is Not Great: How Religion Poisons Everything
    Christopher Hitchens
    Paperback: 04/06/2009
    Hitchens frames the argument for a more secular life based on science and reason, in which hell is replaced by...
  • The God Delusion
    Richard Dawkins
    Paperback: 01/16/2008
    The God Delusion makes a compelling case that belief in God is not just wrong but potentially deadly. It also ...

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