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  • The Madness of Crowds: Gender, Race and Identity

    The Madness of Crowds: Gender, Race and Identity
    av Douglas Murray

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781635579987

    THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER An excellent take on the lunacy affecting much of the world today. Douglas is one of the bright lights that could lead us out of the darkness. - Joe Rogan Douglas Murray fights the good fight for freedom of speech ... A t…

  • How to be a conservative

    How to be a conservative
    av Sir Roger Scruton

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472965233

    Roger Scruton's How to be a Conservative presents the case for modern conservatism not in the terms of an elegy but rather as a practical example of how to live as a conservative despite the pressures to live otherwise. As he writes, the book 'is no…

  • The Strange Death of Europe: Immigration, Identity, Islam

    The Strange Death of Europe: Immigration, Identity, Islam
    av Douglas Murray

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472958051

    The Strange Death of Europe is the internationally bestselling account of a continent and a culture caught in the act of suicide, now updated with new material taking in developments since it was first published to huge acclaim. These include rapid…

  • The Strange Death of Europe

    The Strange Death of Europe
    av Douglas Murray

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472942241

    The Sunday Times number one bestsellerThe Strange Death of Europe is a highly personal account of a continent and culture caught in the act of suicide. Declining birth-rates, mass immigration and cultivated self-distrust and self-hatred have come to…

  • I Drink Therefore I Am

    I Drink Therefore I Am
    av Sir Roger Scruton

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472969873

    We are familiar with the medical opinion that a daily glass of wine is good for the health and also the rival opinion that any more than a glass or two will set us on the road to ruin. Whether or not good for the body, Scruton argues, wine, drunk in…

  • Bound to be Free

    Bound to be Free
    av The Revd Dr Graham Tomlin

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472939500

    Freedom is one of the most cherished ideals of Western culture. Yet that ideal is threatened from without and within in alarming ways in our increasingly polarised world. Could it be that at the heart of our secular vision of freedom there is a fata…

  • Kiss Myself Goodbye

    Kiss Myself Goodbye
    av Ferdinand Mount

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472979421

    'Grimly funny and superbly written, with a twist on every page' - Hilary Mantel'Delightfully compulsive and unforgettably original' - Hadley FreemanShortlisted for the Duff Cooper Prize 2021Aunt Munca never told the truth about anything. Calling her…

  • Kiss Myself Goodbye

    Kiss Myself Goodbye
    av Ferdinand Mount

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472991980

    'Grimly funny and superbly written, with a twist on every page' - Hilary Mantel'Delightfully compulsive and unforgettably original' - Hadley Freeman'Wonderful, funny and wise' - Kate SummerscaleShortlisted for the Duff Cooper Prize 2021A Sunday Time…

  • The New Asceticism

    The New Asceticism
    av Professor Sarah Coakley

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781441103222

    Each chapter of The New Asceticism concentrates on a contentious issue in contemporary theology - the role of women in the churches, homosexuality and the priesthood, celibacy and the future of Christian asceticism - in an original thesis about the…

  • That Was The Church That Was

    That Was The Church That Was
    av Andrew Brown

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472951984

    The Church of England still seemed an essential part of Englishness, and even of the British state, when Mrs Thatcher was elected in 1979. The decades which followed saw a seismic shift in the foundations of the C of E, leading to the loss of more t…

  • That Was The Church That Was

    That Was The Church That Was
    av Andrew Brown

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472921642

    The Church of England still seemed an essential part of Englishness, and even of the British state, when Mrs Thatcher was elected in 1979. The decades which followed saw a seismic shift in the foundations of the C of E, leading to the loss of more t…

  • Faith in the Public Square

    Faith in the Public Square
    av Rowan Williams

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472923998

    Archbishop Rowan Williams is the most gifted Anglican priest of his generation. His views are consistent and orthodox and yet he has been consistently misunderstood - especially in relation to his views on contemporary society, public morality and t…

  • The Shattering of Loneliness

    The Shattering of Loneliness
    av Fr Erik Varden

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472953285

    The experience of loneliness is as universal as hunger or thirst. Because it affects us more intimately, we are less inclined to speak of it. But who has not known its gnawing ache? The fear of loneliness causes anguish. It prompts reckless deeds. T…

  • On Augustine

    On Augustine
    av Rowan Williams

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472925275

    Since his retirement as Archbishop of Canterbury and his return to academic life (Master of Magdalene College Cambridge) Rowan Williams has demonstrated a massive new surge of intellectual energy. In this new book he turns his attention to St August…

  • The Seven Basic Plots

    The Seven Basic Plots
    av Mr Christopher Booker

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472976185

    This remarkable and monumental book at last provides a comprehensive answer to the age-old riddle of whether there are only a small number of 'basic stories' in the world. Using a wealth of examples, from ancient myths and folk tales via the plays a…

  • In the Closet of the Vatican: Power, Homosexuality, Hypocrisy; The New York Times Bestseller

    In the Closet of the Vatican: Power, Homosexuality, Hypocrisy; The New York Times Bestseller

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472966186

    The arrival of Frédéric Martel's In the Closet of the Vatican, published worldwide in eight languages, sent shockwaves through the religious and secular world. The book's revelations of clericalism, hypocrisy, cover-ups and widespread homosexuality…

  • Fools, Frauds and Firebrands

    Fools, Frauds and Firebrands
    av Sir Roger Scruton

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472965219

    A devastating critique of New Left thinkingIn Fools, Frauds and Firebrands, Roger Scruton first surveys and then deconstructs the golden idols of left wing thought from the 1960s to the present day. He dissects the hollow works of Hobsbawm and E. P.…

  • How Fear Works

    How Fear Works
    av Professor Frank Furedi

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472972897

    In 1997, Frank Furedi published a book called Culture of Fear. It was widely acclaimed as perceptive and prophetic. Now Furedi returns to his original theme, as most of what he predicted has come true. In How Fear Works, Furedi seeks to explain two…

  • How Fear Works

    How Fear Works
    av Professor Frank Furedi

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472947727

    In 1997, Frank Furedi published a book called Culture of Fear. It was widely acclaimed as perceptive and prophetic. Now Furedi returns to his original theme, as most of what he predicted has come true. In How Fear Works, Furedi seeks to explain two…

  • The Great Deception

    The Great Deception
    av Mr Christopher Booker

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472939661

    Now published with a new preface explaining why The Great Deception is of the utmost importance today as it was when it was first published and to coincide with Great Britain's EU referendum in 2016, this book suggests that the United States of Euro…

  • Groupthink

    Groupthink
    av Mr Christopher Booker

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472959058

    In Groupthink, his final book, the late, eminent journalist and bestselling author Christopher Booker seeks to identify the hidden key to understanding much that is disturbing about the world today.With reference to the ideas of a Yale professor who…

  • A People's Tragedy

    A People's Tragedy
    av Professor Eamon Duffy

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472983855

    As an authority on the religion of medieval and early modern England, Eamon Duffy is preeminent. In his revisionist masterpiece The Stripping of the Altars, Duffy opened up new areas of research and entirely fresh perspectives on the origin and prog…

  • Dostoevsky in Love

    Dostoevsky in Love
    av Alex Christofi

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472964694

    'A daring and mesmerizing twist on the art of biography' - Douglas Smith, author of Rasputin: The Biography'Anyone who loves [Dostoevsky's] novels will be fascinated by this book' - Sue Prideaux, author of I Am Dynamite! A Life of Friedrich Nietzsch…

  • Christ the Heart of Creation

    Christ the Heart of Creation
    av Rowan Williams

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472945549

    In this wide-ranging book, Rowan Williams argues that what we say about Jesus Christ is key to understanding what Christian belief says about creator and creation overall. Through detailed discussion of texts from the earliest centuries to the prese…

  • The Resistible Rise of Benjamin Netanyahu

    The Resistible Rise of Benjamin Netanyahu
    av Dr. Neill Lochery

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472926111

    Benjamin Netanyahu is one of the longest serving Prime Ministers of Israel. For much of the world, Netanyahu is a right-wing nationalist zealot; for many Israelis he is a centrist who is too soft on Arabs and backs down too easily in a fight. Love h…

  • Why Dante Matters

    Why Dante Matters
    av Professor John Took

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472951038

    The year 2021 marks the 700th anniversary of the death of Dante Alighieri, a poet who, as T. S. Eliot put it, 'divides the world with Shakespeare, there being no third'. His, like ours, was a world of moral uncertainty and political violence, all of…

  • England: An Elegy

    England: An Elegy
    av Sir Roger Scruton

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472983060

    In this poignant and personal tribute Roger Scruton gives an account of England which is both an illuminating analysis of its institutions and culture, and a celebration of its virtues. Covering all aspects of the English inheritance, and informed b…

  • The War We Never Fought

    The War We Never Fought
    av Peter Hitchens

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472939388

    Again and again British politicians, commentators and celebrities intone that 'The War on Drugs has failed'. They then say that this is an argument for abandoning all attempts to reduce drug use through the criminal law. Peter Hitchens shows that in…

  • Philanthropy

    Philanthropy
    av Paul Vallely

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472920126

    'This is the definitive book on philanthropy - its history, contradictions and future' - John Gray, Emeritus Professor of European Thought, London School of Economics'Good books lay out the lie of the land. Important books change it. This book is bo…

  • The Way of St Benedict

    The Way of St Benedict
    av Rowan Williams

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472973078

    With typical eloquence and wisdom, in The Way of St Benedict Rowan Williams explores the appeal of St Benedict's sixth-century Rule, showing it to be a document of great relevance to present day Christians and non-believers at our particular moment…

  • The Face of God

    The Face of God
    av Sir Roger Scruton

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472912732

    Roger Scruton explores the place of God in a disenchanted world. His argument is a response to the atheist culture that is now growing around us, and also a defence of human uniqueness. He rebuts the claim that there is no meaning or purpose in the…

  • In the Closet of the Vatican

    In the Closet of the Vatican
    av Frederic Martel

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472966148

    The New York Times Bestseller'[An] earth-shaking expose of clerical corruption' - National Catholic ReporterIn the Closet of the Vatican exposes the rot at the heart of the Vatican and the Roman Catholic Church today. This brilliant piece of investi…

  • Benedict XVI: A Life

    Benedict XVI: A Life
    av Peter Seewald

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472979193

    By any reckoning, the papacy of Pope Benedict XVI was extraordinary, with moments of high drama. Not the least of these was his resignation from office in February 2013, the first papal resignation in 500 years. But who is Joseph Ratzinger? In this…

  • Talking Until Nightfall

    Talking Until Nightfall
    av Isaac Matarasso

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472975881

    'Whoever listens to a witness, becomes a witness.' - Elie WieselWhen Nazi occupiers arrived in Greece in 1941, it was the beginning of a horror that would reverberate through generations. In the city of Salonica (Thessaloniki), almost 50,000 Jews we…

  • How to Think Politically

    How to Think Politically
    av Professor James Bernard Murphy

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472961785

    'A wonderful introduction to history's most influential scribblers' - Steven PinkerWhat is truly at stake in politics? Nothing less than how we should live, as individuals and as communities. This book goes beyond the surface headlines, the fake new…

  • Where We Are

    Where We Are
    av Sir Roger Scruton

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472947888

    WINNER OF THE CATHOLIC HERALD BOOK AWARDAddressing one of the most politically turbulent periods in modern British history, philosopher Roger Scruton asks how, in these circumstances, we can come to define our identity, and what in the coming years…

  • Where We Are

    Where We Are
    av Sir Roger Scruton

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472965141

    WINNER OF THE CATHOLIC HERALD BOOK AWARD Where We Are is philosopher Roger Scruton's personal response to the consequences of the 2017 'Brexit' vote. This concise, engaging book is neither an argument to 'leave' nor to 'remain' but develops instead…

  • The Edge of Words

    The Edge of Words
    av Rowan Williams

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472910431

    The Edge of Words is Rowan Williams' first book since standing down as Archbishop of Canterbury. Invited to give the prestigious 2014 Gifford Lectures, Dr Williams has produced a scholarly but eminently accessible account of the possibilities of spe…

  • Vexed

    Vexed
    av Dr James Mumford

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472966346

    Across the democratic West, politics has become deeply polarised and profoundly personal. Challenge someone's political views and increasingly you challenge their very being.And yet, do our political tribes even make sense? Look carefully, and on th…

  • Invitation to Love 20th Anniversary Edition

    Invitation to Love 20th Anniversary Edition
    av Father Thomas, O.C.S.O. Keating

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781441187574

    Invitation to Love provides a road map for the journey that begins when Centering Prayer is seriously undertaken. Pointing to some of the recognizable landmarks on this journey, as well as to its ultimate destination, Father Keating addresses common…

  • Music as an Art

    Music as an Art
    av Sir Roger Scruton

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472955715

    Music as an Art begins by examining music through a philosophical lens, engaging in discussions about tonality, music and the moral life, music and cognitive science and German idealism, as well as recalling the author's struggle to encourage his st…

  • Harry Mount's Odyssey

    Harry Mount's Odyssey
    av Harry Mount

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472935960

    Architecture, art, sculpture, economics, mathematics, science, metaphysics, comedy, tragedy, drama and epic poetry were all devised and perfected by the Greeks. Of the four classical orders of architecture, three were invented by the Greeks and the…

  • The Rage Against God

    The Rage Against God
    av Peter Hitchens

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472970534

    Peter Hitchens lost faith as a teenager. But eventually finding atheism barren, he came by a logical process to his current affiliation to an unmodernised belief in Christianity. Hitchens describes his return from the far political left. Familiar wi…

  • The Train in Spain

    The Train in Spain
    av Christopher Howse

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781441198051

    This is not a book about trains but about the variety of Spain. The bestselling author Christopher Howse makes ten great railway journeys that explore the interior of the peninsula, its astonishing landscapes and ancient buildings. The focus is the…

  • The Merciful Humility of God

    The Merciful Humility of God
    av Jane Williams

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472954817

    St Augustine's insight was that it is only the merciful humility of God that could penetrate our armoured pride. As we follow this book through Lent and through the Biblical narrative what begins to emerge is that God's merciful humility is the sour…

  • Looking East in Winter

    Looking East in Winter
    av Rowan Williams

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472989246

    In many ways, we seem to be living in wintry times at present in the Western world. In this new book, Rowan Williams, former Archbishop of Canterbury and a noted scholar of Eastern Christianity, introduces us to some aspects and personalities of the…

  • Colonialism: The Moral Reckoning

    Colonialism: The Moral Reckoning
    av Nigel Biggar

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472964106

  • When America Stopped Being Great

    When America Stopped Being Great
    av Nick Bryant

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472985484

    'Nick Bryant is brilliant. He has a way of showing you what you've been missing from the whole story whilst never leaving you feeling stupid.' - Emily Maitlis'Bryant is a genuine rarity, a Brit who understands America' - Washington PostIn When Ameri…

  • Water: A Spiritual History

    Water: A Spiritual History
    av Ian Bradley

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472951113

    Water has long been associated with the magical, the mysterious and the divine.From sacred springs to holy wells, and from hydropathic cures and temperance reform to the modern spa, Ian Bradley explores how water's creative, health-giving and restor…

  • Learning to Flourish

    Learning to Flourish
    av Professor of Philosophy Daniel R. DeNicola

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781441151063

    What is a liberal arts education? How does it differ from other forms of learning? What are we to make of the debates that surround it? What are its place, its value, and its prospects in the contemporary world? These are questions that trouble stud…

  • Learning to Flourish

    Learning to Flourish
    av Professor of Philosophy Daniel R. DeNicola

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781441111630

    What is a liberal arts education? How does it differ from other forms of learning? What are we to make of the debates that surround it? What are its place, its value, and its prospects in the contemporary world? These are questions that trouble stud…

  • You are the Messiah and I should know

    You are the Messiah and I should know
    av The Revd Justin Lewis-Anthony

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781441186188

    Every human endeavour, from a primary school to the government, needs leadership. The Church believes itself to have a clear understanding of what constitutes Christian leadership, but advocates of leadership have been unable to give a clear, concis…

  • The Daily Office SSF

    The Daily Office SSF

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472970541

    The opus dei is the prayer life of the Church. By the use of forms of prayer prescribed during the day, Christians of all traditions connect with the prayer life of the Universal Church. To members of religious orders, these daily 'offices' form the…

  • Reimagining Britain

    Reimagining Britain
    av Justin Welby

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472946072

    In a time of political turbulence, and as the Welfare State totters under the strain in a country that has changed dramatically since 1945, Archbishop Justin Welby sets out to identify the values that will enable us to reimagine, and to enact, a mor…

  • Reimagining Britain

    Reimagining Britain
    av Justin Welby

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472984975

    It is now three years since Justin Welby first published his Reimagining Britain. The fundamental message of that book remains as urgent as ever. But in this revised and expanded edition, Welby has taken fully into account the impact of the COVID-19…

  • Maurice Blanchot and Fragmentary Writing

    Maurice Blanchot and Fragmentary Writing
    av Professor Leslie Hill

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781441166227

    Writing in fragments is often held to be one of the most distinctive signature effects of Romantic, modern, and postmodern literature. But what is the fragment, and what may be said to be its literary, philosophical, and political significance? Few…

  • Maurice Blanchot and Fragmentary Writing

    Maurice Blanchot and Fragmentary Writing
    av Professor Leslie Hill

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781441125279

    Writing in fragments is often held to be one of the most distinctive signature effects of Romantic, modern, and postmodern literature. But what is the fragment, and what may be said to be its literary, philosophical, and political significance? Few…