Books by Publisher: Bloomsbury Academic Trade

    Citizen Islam: The Future of Muslim Integration in the West

    By Zeyno Baran

    Paperback Save £3.54 = £11.45

    Explores one of the serious strategic threats confronting the United States and Europe: the advance of Islamism. This title opens with an overview of the theology and history of Islam, to show that violence and intolerance are not fundamental aspects for the religion. It explains the growth of Islamism in...

    The Path to Your Door: Approaches to Christian Spirituality

    By Ellen Clark-King

    Paperback Save £2.74 = £10.25

    Presents a practical exploration of both classic and contemporary Christian spirituality, intended at enabling readers to find their own spiritual path and voice. This title provides an accessible introduction to themes within the Christian spiritual tradition.

    The Siege of Jerusalem: Crusade and Conquest in 1099

    By Conor Kostick

    Paperback Save £2.74 = £10.25

    The most extraordinary siege in medieval history began with the arrival of a Christian army at Jerusalem on the dawn of 6 June 1099. There were other sieges that lasted longer, involved greater numbers of troops and deployed more siege engines.

    Identifying the English: A History of Personal Identification 1500 - 2010

    By Edward Higgs

    Hardback Save £7.54 = £17.46

    Techniques of identifying criminals, citizens, imposters and consumers from the Middle Ages to the present day.

    The Rolling Stones\' Some Girls

    By Cyrus R. K. Patell

    Paperback Save £1.54 = £8.45

    Looks at the Rolling Stones band in the late 70s - inspired by a year just spent in the disco/punk cauldron of New York City. Weaving together the history of the band and the city, this title traces the genesis and legacy of the album that Mick Jagger would later...

    Frank Duff: A Life Story

    By Finola Kennedy

    Paperback Save £3.14 = £10.85

    In the Legion of Mary, one of the Catholic Church's most effective charitable agencies in the world, Duff built an organisation that depended on each member playing his or her part, rather than on any individual leader. Duff's vision of a lay movement was revolutionary in its time. This book...

    First Sight: The Experience of Faith

    By Laurence Freeman

    Paperback Save £1.94 = £9.05

    God for the author is not a funk hole or an oxygen tank. We cannot escape the realities of our lives by swallowing pills or lying on a psychiatrist's couch. The author believes that society can be transformed by the transformation of the hearts and minds of ordinary mortals, who...

    Mallarme: The Politics of the Siren

    By Jacques Ranciere

    Hardback Save £2.74 = £10.25

    A study of the 19th century French poet and critic Stephane Mallarme. It presents Mallarme as neither an aesthete in need of rare essences and unheard-of words, nor the silent and nocturnal thinker of some poem too pure to be written.

    Johnny Cash\'s American Recordings

    By Tony Tost

    Paperback Save £1.54 = £8.45

    When Johnny Cash signed to Rick Rubin's record label in 1993, he was a country music legend who, like his fellow Highwaymen Willie, Waylon and Kris, remained a fondly regarded yet completely marginalized Nashville figure. This title offers an investigation of what is arguably Johnny Cash's greatest album, focusing on...

    Why be a Catholic?

    By Mark Dooley

    Paperback Save £2.34 = £9.65

    The Catholic Church has never been so deeply immersed in crisis - crisis of authority, priestly scandal, celibacy, hierarchy - stretching right up to the Vatican itself. In this book, the author argues that only when the sacramental life of the local parishes is revitalised that renewal in the Church...

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