Henry Clay The Man Who Would Be President

Charismatic, charming, and one of the best orators of his era, Henry Clay seemed to have it all. He offered a comprehensive plan of change for America, and he directed national...

Hitler's American Model The United States and the Making of Nazi Race Law

Nazism triumphed in Germany during the high era of Jim Crow laws in the United States. Did the American regime of racial oppression in any way inspire the Nazis? The unsettling...

Killing a Messiah A Novel

As Passover approaches, the city of Jerusalem is a political tinderbox....Judah, a resistance leader, plots to overthrow the Roman occupation. Eleazar and his father, the high...

The Bad Shepherds The Dark Years in Which the Faithful Thrived While Bishops Did the Devil's Work

Shocked to find corruption widespread in the ranks of their shepherds today, too many good Catholics are tempted to leave the Church, unaware that ever since the days when Jesus'...

Man's Search for Himself

Loneliness, boredom, emptiness: These are the complaints that Rollo May encountered over and over from his patients. In response, he probes the hidden layers of personality to...

Weimar Culture The Outsider as Insider

A seminal work as melodious and haunting as the era it chronicles.First published in 1968, Weimar Culture is one of the masterworks of Peter Gay's distinguished career. A study of...

The Officer's Wife A True Story of Unspeakable Betrayal and Cold-Blooded Murder

A Man in UniformHe was a captain in the U.S. Air Force. She was a psychologist in Fayetteville, North Carolina. On the surface, Marty and Michelle Theer appeared to be the perfect...

Unwavering: Love and Resistance in WW2 Germany

From inspiration to heartache, hope is fleeting as freedom becomes a distant memory....Wilhelm Quedlin's plan to change the tide of the war is thwarted when he is arrested. And,...

Myths of Light Eastern Metaphors of the Eternal

Master mythologist Joseph Campbell had a genius for finding the unifying symbols and metaphors in apparently distinct cultures and traditions. In Myths of Light: Eastern Metaphors...

Reductionism in Art and Brain Science Bridging the Two Cultures

Are art and science separated by an unbridgeable divide? Can they find common ground? In this book, neuroscientist Eric R. Kandel, whose remarkable scientific career and deep...

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