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. All engaged American citizens should read this book and have their eyes opened.”—Kirkus Reviews, starred review Praise for Brothers “A fearless, passionate, angry book . . . the story of how the Kennedy brothers tried to change the ... Read More...>>

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Based on the highly successful A History of Western Society, Understanding Western Society: A Brief History captures students’ interest in the everyday life of the past and ties social history to the broad sweep of politics and culture. Read More...>>

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This pattern continues until the present: placing profit over people. The
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How might the church be changed by the trouble they've seen? "This book is a gift from the heart of one of the sharpest young theologians in the United States. Hold it carefully, and allow it to transform you--and our blood-stained streets. Read More...>>

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“Riveting. . . a testament to a misconceived war, and to the ease with which ordinary men, under certain conditions, can transform into monsters.”—New York Times Book Review This is the story of a small group of soldiers from the ... Read More...>>

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“Catholicism takes a path less traveled in leading us to explore the faith through stories, biographies, and images.”—Timothy M. Dolan, Archbishop of New York What is Catholicism? Read More...>>