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Brick Greek Myths

by Amanda Brack, Monica Sweeney & Becky Thomas Skyhorse (October 14, 2014)

Meet the Greek gods as you have never seen them—in LEGO form! Enjoy these fascinating myths, reimagined through elaborate scenes and colorful LEGO bricks in one thousand color photographs! This book shares...


Pagans

by James J. O'Donnell Ecco (March 17, 2015)

A provocative and contrarian religious history that charts the rise of Christianity from the point of view of traditional” religion from the religious scholar and critically acclaimed author of Augustine.

Pagans...


The Gods of Greece and Rome

by Talfourd Ely Dover Publications (March 15, 2012)

The characters of this rich history range from famous denizens of Olympus to anonymous river nymphs, each with individual chapters recounting both the Greek origins and the later Roman adaptations.


Classical Religions and Myths of the Mediterranean Basin

by Jon David Solomon, Ben Kingsley, Walter Harrelson & Mike Hassell et al. Knowledge Products (May 04, 2006)

The early myths of Mesopotamia, Egypt, Asia Minor, Canaan, Greece, and Rome have greatly and continuously influenced all of Western culture and civilization. Myths rely on imagination and intuition; they express...


Dominion

by Tom Holland & Mark Meadows Basic Books (October 29, 2019)

From the crucifixion of Jesus to the birth of modern morals, this "marvelous" account from an award-winning historian shows how the Christian Revolution forged the Western imagination (The Economist).

Crucifixion,...


How to Be a Stoic

by Massimo Pigliucci & Peter Coleman Basic Books (May 09, 2017)

In the tradition of How to Live and How Proust Can Change Your Life, a philosopher asks how ancient Stoicism can help us flourish today

Whenever we worry about what to eat, how to love, or simply how to be happy,...


Dominion

by Tom Holland Basic Books (October 29, 2019)

A historian of antiquity shows how the Christian Revolution forged the Western imagination

Crucifixion, the Romans believed, was the worst fate imaginable. It was this that rendered it so suitable a punishment...


The Law of the Sun

by Ryuho Okawa IRH Press (October 25, 2018)

The Laws of the Sun is a book on the Truth taught by Master Ryuho Okawa of Happy Science that is put together in the most systematic way and is the most important of his more than 2,300 books. Ever since he...


The Laws of Faith

by Ryuho Okawa IRH Press (March 30, 2018)

From ancient times, religion has played a big role in human history. Faith was the anchor of the mind for the individual. However due to advancing civilizations, we are now in an era where various information...


The Young Against the Old

by L. L. Welborn Fortress Academic (March 07, 2018)

The so-called First Epistle of Clement has long intrigued historians of early Christianity. It responds to a crisis in the Corinthian church by enjoining an ethic of subordination especially to the presbyteroi...


On Eastern Crossroads

by Agni Yoga Society Agni Yoga Society, Inc. (May 24, 2017)

In the traditions of all peoples there have been legends of pilgrims who set stones along their path in order to find their way back to the source. "On Eastern Crossroads," may be regarded in this light, and...


Art, Religion and Life in Mesopotamia - Ancient History Illustrated | Children's Ancient History

by Baby Professor Baby Professor (June 15, 2017)

The ancient civilization of the Mesopotamia may have been long gone but it was never forgotten. Its influence in art and religion can still be seen today. If you take a look at the contents of this book, you...


Truth Vibrations – David Icke's Journey from TV Celebrity to World Visionary

by David Icke Gill Books (August 26, 1999)

Truth Vibrations is the first book in New Age visionary and conspiracy theorist David Icke’s series of groundbreaking exposés of the mysteries of life, the possibilities for the future of humanity, and the...


The Indispensable Joseph

by Joseph Uujamhan Melrose Books (February 14, 2017)

The Indispensable Joseph I Know from the Popes is a voyage into the pronouncements and actions of twenty-four Popes on St. Joseph, starting from Pope Sixtus IV (1471–1484) to Pope Francis (2013), a period...


Light as Experience and Imagination from Paleolithic to Roman Times

by David S. Herrstrom Fairleigh Dickinson University Press (September 26, 2017)

This book is an interdisciplinary synthesis and interpretation about the experience of light as revealed in a wide range of art and literature from Paleolithic to Roman times. Humanistic in spirit and in its...


A Journey Into The Spiritual Quest of Who We Are: Book 3 - The Knowledge that was once forbidden by some of the Ancient Beings

by Michael Kiser DragonEye Publishing (June 30, 2017)

Within this Third installment of the Journey of Kiazer Wilhelm... Kiazer continues on his journey of revealing to you the secrets of what has been considered forbidden by some of those Ancient beings of our...


A Journey Into The Spiritual Quest of Who We Are: Book 2 - Why Were They Called Gods

by Michael Kiser DragonEye Publishing (June 30, 2017)

Within this second Book you'll learn about the true beginning of how life began, well at least a story that is very rarely know and how these Star Beings took on the roles of making themselves GODS. You will...


Raja Yudhisthira

by Kevin McGrath Cornell University Press (May 15, 2017)

In Raja Yudhisthira, Kevin McGrath brings his comprehensive literary, ethnographic, and analytical knowledge of the epic Mahabharata to bear on the representation of kingship in the poem. He shows how the preliterate...


On Roman Religion

by Jorg Rupke Cornell University Press (October 04, 2016)

Was religious practice in ancient Rome cultic and hostile to individual expression? Or was there, rather, considerable latitude for individual initiative and creativity? Jorg Rupke, one of the world's leading...


Christians and Their Many Identities in Late Antiquity, North Africa, 200–450 CE

by Éric Rebillard Cornell University Press (October 25, 2012)

For too long, the study of religious life in Late Antiquity has relied on the premise that Jews, pagans, and Christians were largely discrete groups divided by clear markers of belief, ritual, and social practice....


On Greek Religion

by Robert Parker Cornell University Press

"There is something of a paradox about our access to ancient Greek religion. We know too much, and too little. The materials that bear on it far outreach an individual's capacity to assimilate: so many casual...


Libanius the Sophist

by Raffaella Cribiore Cornell University Press

Libanius of Antioch was a rhetorician of rare skill and eloquence. So renowned was he in the fourth century that his school of rhetoric in Roman Syria became among the most prestigious in the Eastern Empire....


Astrology in Ancient Mesopotamia

by Michael Baigent Inner Traditions/Bear & Company (July 17, 2015)

A detailed study of the earliest forms of astrology in Mesopotamia and their far-reaching hermetic influences from the Renaissance to the present day

• Reveals the roots of modern astrology in the Babylonian...


The Persuasive Arousal of Emotions

by David Seal Hamilton Books (June 13, 2017)

Do humans have a special capacity designed to foster experiences of God? What role do specific bodily actions or emotions play in the cultivation of a divine experience? Prayer as Divine Experience in 4 Ezra...


A Celtic Yearbook

by Lizzy Shannon Sheffield Publications (April 28, 2017)

A Celtic Yearbook takes the reader through the Gregorian calendar as well as the 13 months and single day of the Druidic calendar. Included are tidbits of Celtic and Druidic lore. Like the Native Americans,...


The Golden Bough

by Sir James George Frazer Dancing Unicorn Books (April 16, 2017)

The Golden Bough attempts to define the shared elements of religious belief. Its thesis is that old religions were fertility cults that revolved around the worship of, and periodic sacrifice of, a sacred king....


In the Image of Origen

by David Satran University of California Press (May 11, 2018)

The most prominent Christian theologian and exegete of the third century, Origen was also an influential teacher. In the famed Thanksgiving Address, one of his students—often thought to be Gregory Thaumaturgus,...


The Seer and the City

by Margaret Foster University of California Press (January 26, 2018)

Seers were conspicuous fixtures of Greek society, but they rarely feature in archaic and classical colonial discourse. This book exposes how this apparent narrative oversight evinces entrenched cultural attitudes...


Zero Kelvin

by Richard Norman Biblioasis (November 18, 2013)

Present-day astronomy, vast, complex, is looking through darkness to distant objects and times. Yet its discoveries aren’t exclusively scientific: from the moons of Pluto to the Doppler effect, the night sky...


Blood for Thought

by Dr. S Mira Balberg University of California Press (September 26, 2017)

In Blood for Thought Mira Balberg delves into a relatively unexplored area of rabbinic literature: the vast corpus of laws, regulations, and instructions pertaining to sacrificial rituals. The book traces and...


Ancient Egypt's Deepest Secrets Revealed -Children's Ancient History Books

by Baby Professor Baby Professor (February 15, 2017)

Egypt is one of the really mysterious and very interesting topics in the world of history. Your child should be able to see it too. This book’s goal is to spark interest in history for all children out there...


Pyramids and Mummies: A Guide to Egypt's Pharaohs-Children's Ancient History Books

by Baby Professor Baby Professor (February 15, 2017)

Travel to the land of the pharaohs and mummies. This wonderful picture book illustrates the many wonders of Ancient Egypt. It also include bits and pieces of the country’s history so that kids would learn...


Ancient Chinese Emperors and How They Ruled-Children's Ancient History Books

by Baby Professor Baby Professor (February 15, 2017)

History textbooks really do look and sound boring. This ancient history book is not one of them. Featuring the ancient Chinese Emperors and how they ruled, this book aims to present the stories in the most interesting...


50 Famous People in Ancient History for Kids

by Baby Professor Baby Professor (February 15, 2017)

Why should a child be bothered with the events of the past and the people who made them possible? Well, because the study of history brings to light lessons about cultures, traditions, and the decisions that...


The Power of the Nile-Children's Ancient History Books

by Baby Professor Baby Professor (February 15, 2017)

Did you know that aside from being the longest river in the world, the Nile is also very important in the History of Egypt? Read some interesting facts about the Nile in this child-friendly educational resource....


Who Hid Inside A Horse? Ancient History for Kids | Children's Ancient History

by Baby Professor Baby Professor (February 15, 2017)

Make ancient history kid-friendly by carefully crafting the texts and then adding relevant images. That’s what we did! Allow this book to capture your child’s imagination and pull him/her back to the ancient...


Ancient Rulers and Their Empires-Children's Ancient History Books

by Baby Professor Baby Professor (February 15, 2017)

Gaining power and influence presents a good learning topic for children. As young as they are, they should be able to understand all the responsibilities that come with power and even wealth. This Ancient Rulers...


Civilization's Beginning in Ancient Mesopotamia -Children's Ancient History Books

by Baby Professor Baby Professor (February 15, 2017)

Show your kids a glimpse of the great Mesopotamia in the ancient times with this history book. Attempting to make history as interesting as possible to younger generation, this book contains creative illustrations...


Mesopotamia for Kids - Ziggurat Edition | Children's Ancient History

by Baby Professor Baby Professor (February 15, 2017)

Ancient Mesopotamia is often referred to as the “cradle of civilization” and there’s good reason to it. If you take a look at history, a lot of firsts happened in Mesopotamia. These origins were soon adapted...


Mummies Secrets of the Pharoahs: Ancient Egypt for Kids | Children's Archaeology Books Edition

by Baby Professor Baby Professor (February 15, 2017)

Jump back in time with the help of this highly educational book. Here, your child will be learning with pharaohs and going inside pyramids where mummies lay silent. It's a cool book to have because it widens...


Ancient Greek Gods and Their Powers-Children's Ancient History Books

by Baby Professor Baby Professor (February 15, 2017)

Relive the Greek gods, goddesses and all those ancient histories with this educational book for children. Remind them that it wasn't just all about muscles and beauty, that histories all have great lessons to...


Egypt's Pharaohs and Mummies Ancient History for Kids | Children's Ancient History

by Baby Professor Baby Professor (February 15, 2017)

Why should your child take the time to study ancient history when it’s long gone and done? The reason is because ancient history gives your child the reasons why certain events today happen. It gives him/her...


Trade and Commerce Mesopotamia for Kids | Children's Ancient History

by Baby Professor Baby Professor (February 15, 2017)

How was trade and commerce different in Ancient Mesopotamia? Find out the answer by opening a copy of this cool educational book for kids. Kids may find reading about the past boring especially if the material...


Crucible of Faith

by Philip Jenkins Basic Books (September 19, 2017)

One of America's foremost scholars of religion examines the tumultuous era that gave birth to the modern Judeo-Christian tradition

In The Crucible of Faith, Philip Jenkins argues that much of the Judeo-Christian...


Salpuri-Chum, A Korean Dance for Expelling Evil Spirits

by Eun-Joo Lee & Yong-Shin Kim Hamilton Books (March 07, 2017)

This book is a study of Salpuri-Chum, a traditional Korean dance for expelling evil spirits. The authors explore the origins and practice of Salpuri-Chum. The ancient Korean people viewed their misfortunes as...


Divine Deliverance: Pain and Painlessness in Early Christian Martyr Texts

by L. Stephanie Cobb University of California Press (November 22, 2016)

Does martyrdom hurt? The obvious answer to this question is “yes.” L. Stephanie Cobb, asserts, however, that early Christian martyr texts respond to this question with an emphatic “no!” Divine Deliverance...


Hawaii's Religions

by John F. Mulholland Tuttle Publishing (June 10, 1970)

This is a comprehensive guide to the diverse religious history of Hawaii.

Beginning with the religion of ancient Hawaii, depicting the arrival of the first missionaries, and, religion by religion, covering each...


The Integrated Self: Augustine, the Bible, and Ancient Thought

by Brian Stock University of Pennsylvania Press (December 02, 2016)

The Integrated Self is a book in which Stock continues his project of reading Augustine, and one in which he moves forward in new and perhaps unexpected directions.


Libation: An Afrikan Ritual of Heritage in the Circle of Life

by Kimani S. K. Nehusi UPA (December 28, 2015)

This book concerns the origins, structure, purpose, meaning, and signi?cance of libation, developments and change within the ritual, and its distribution in the Afrikan world. It connects the practice of libation...


A Legend of the Dawn

by Lord Dunsany Start Publishing LLC (August 24, 2015)

It was dark all over the world and even in Pegana, where dwell the gods, it was dark when the child Inzana, the Dawn, first found her golden ball. Then running down the stairway of the gods with tripping feet,...