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Greek Mythology: A Traveller's Guide from Mount Olympus to Troy

Hardback, 28/03/2016, £14.95
The Greek myths have a universal appeal, reaching far beyond the time and physical place in which they were created. In this book, the reader is taken on a tour of 22 destinations in Greece and Turkey, from Mount Olympus to Homer's Hades, recounting the tales from Greek mythology and the history associated with each.

Greek and Roman Myths: A Guide to the Classical Storiess

7, 31/08/2010, £12.95
A guide to the Greek and Roman Myths. It features a blend of stories, facts and quotations from ancient authors, and places ancient myths in a modern context, discussing the afterlives of the myths and the relevance of their messages. It includes factfiles on heroes and heroines and family trees of the gods.

Until Today!

7, 01/10/2001, £7.99

Teachings of Don Juan

7, 22/02/1990, £8.99
First book in the "Don Juan" series. The author meets Don Juan and is introduced to his magical world and philosophy by means of hallucinogenic plants and special exercises.

Rage Against God

Hardback, 22/03/2010, £16.99
An autobiographical and spiritual journey from atheism to faith in God through the power of reasoning. It states that faith is the best antidote to utopianism, encouraging men and women to act in the belief that there is a God and an ordered, purposeful universe, governed by an unalterable law.

Zoroastrianism: Guide For Perplexed

Paperback, 18/08/2011, £14.99
The history of the development of Zoroastrianism spans over 3000 years, beginning in prehistory as an oral tradition, with roots in a common Indo-Iranian mythology. This title takes foundational trifold ethic to form the framework for discussing the ideological complexities and ethical underpinning of the religion.

Uprooted: On the Trail of the Green Man

Hardback, 06/04/2017, £8.99
Who, or what, is the Green Man, and why is this medieval image so present in our precarious modern times?

Sacred Scriptures of the World Religions

Paperback, 01/11/2009, £18.99
Examines religions across the world, offering an insight into each tradition's views of the world, through their scriptural texts and spiritual practices. This book presents an overview of the meaning and guidance that people find in their religion through these sacred wisdoms. It is suitable for those studying religion.

Jason and the Golden Fleece

Paperback, 26/02/2009, £7.99

Nuer religion

Paperback, £17.99
Nuer Religion

Library of Greek Mythology

Paperback, 12/06/2008, £7.99

Epic of Gilgamesh

Paperback, 30/01/2003, £7.99
Miraculously preserved on clay tablets dating back four thousand years, the poem of Gilgamesh, king of Uruk, is the world's oldest epic. The story tells of Gilgamesh's adventures with the wild man Enkidu. This text is translated by Andrew George.

History of God

Paperback, 07/01/1999, £9.99
The idea of a single divine being - God, Yahweh, Allah - has existed for over 4,000 years. But the history of God is also the history of human struggle. This account of the evolution of belief examines Western society's unerring fidelity to this idea of One God and the many conflicting convictions it engenders.

Person Centered Practice for Professionals

Paperback, 01/12/2007, £24.99
This valuable text offers a range of practical, person centred and evidence based approaches to tackling challenges faced by professionals working with people with learning disabilities.

Health Communication: Theory and practice

Paperback, 01/10/2006, £30.99
This book assesses current research and practice in the area of effective health communication and provides some practical guidance for those involved in communicating health information.


Paperback, 01/05/2010, £23.99
This popular book provides practical guidance for healthcare professionals wishing to reflect on their work and improve the way they undertake clinical procedures, interact with other people at work and deal with power issues.


Paperback, 01/11/2004, £9.99
A potent pathway to self-awakening that will help you to live your greatest life and claim the happiness, prosperity and inner peace that you deserve. From the author of the international bestseller, The Monk Who Sold His Ferrari.

Experiencing the World's Religions

Paperback, 01/12/2009, £39.99
Provides an account of the world's major religious traditions. This text conveys the vitality and richness of the world's religions. It views religion as a living cultural wellspring that not only concerns systems of belief but how those beliefs are expressed in ceremonies, food, clothing, art, architecture, pilgrimage, scripture, and music.

History of the Sikhs Volume 2 1839-2004

7, 18/11/2004, £11.55
Covers the social, religious and political background which led to the formation of the Sikh faith in the fifteenth century. Basing his account on original documents in Persian, Gurmukhi and English, the author traces the growth of Sikhism and tells of the compilation of its sacred scriptures in the Granth Sahib.

Oxford Dictionary of World Mythology

Paperback, 17/04/1986, £12.99
Now reissued in new covers, Arthur Cotterell's fascinating book sets out clearly the chief myths of the world and explains why different mythologies arose in different lands, from the powerful gods of Greece, Rome, and Scandinavia to the mystical deities of Buddhist and Hindu India.

Transforming Nursing Through Reflective Practice 2ed

Paperback, 11/05/2005, £23.99
Reflective practice has been widely adopted as a successful method for developing nursing. The second edition of Transforming Nursing through Reflective Practice provides a wealth of new insights from practitioners actively involved in reflective practice in nursing research, education, clinical practice and practice development.

Practical Guide to Therapeutic Communication for Health Professionals

Paperback, 01/03/2006, £30.99
Provides students with the tools to communicate with patients and other health care professionals. This work presents tips to help students engage into the practice of communication. It helps learning the basic principles, and integrating elements such as case scenarios, questions, or hints and tips to encourage application of those principles.


Paperback, 03/10/2013, £7.99
The world's greatest contrarian confronts his own death in this brave and unforgettable book.

Beginning Reflective Practice: Foundations in Nursinng and Healthcare 2ed

13/03/2013, £32.99
Part of the Nursing and Health Care Practice series, this title provides pre-registration nursing and health care students with all the tools required to fully understand and develop skills for reflective practice, with the goal of becoming a successful reflective practitioner.


Paperback, 30/05/2009, £14.99
Traces the history of the Jain community from founding sage Mahavira to the present day. This book explores asceticism, worship, the life of the Jain layperson, relations between Jainism and other Indic traditions, the Jain philosophy of relativity, and the implications of Jain ideals for the contemporary world.

Hitch-22 A Memoir

Paperback, 04/12/2010, £9.99
The acid, hilarious, confessional, provocative bestselling memoirs of our greatest contrarian, and the author of god Is Not Great. 'If Hitchens didn't exist, we wouldn't be able to invent him.' Ian McEwan

Better Patient Feedback, Better Healthcare

Paperback, 17/09/2012, £19.00

Chinese Religion

Paperback, 01/02/2010, £22.99
Offers an introduction to the field of Chinese religion and culture. This work seeks to guide readers through some of the primary source material and to introduce them to continuing, contemporary debates and interpretations of religious ideas, concepts and practices in China and beyond.

Sin and Salvation in the World Religions

Paperback, 27/05/2003, £15.99
This text provides a global yet concise survey of the role played by sin and salvation in Christianity, Islam, Judaism, Buddhism and Hinduism. It draws on scriptural teachings and the views of leading thinkers on human frailty and the afterlife in the major world faiths.

What Seems to be the Trouble? Stories in Illness and Healthcare

Paperback, 30/06/2006, £19.95
Includes stories of patients and their families, details of personal events, comedies and tragedies.

Six ways of Atheism

Paperback, 29/05/2009, £9.50

e-Communication skills:a guide for primary care

Paperback, 01/11/2005, £24.95
A patient-centred approach to e-communication that can serve as a reference guide. This book covers potential issues, considering both clinical and non-clinical settings, and is also a very useful teaching resource. It adopts the approach that communication is the responsibility of everyone in the primary care team, and aims to help everyone.

God in a Nutshell: A Short Guide to the Big Question

Paperback, 01/09/2014, £8.99
Why do humans quarrel - and even kill each other - 'in God's name'? What do you understand by the word 'God'? Are humans creatures of God or is 'God' the invention of mankind? How can we make sense of 'God' in a suffering world? God in a Nutshell challenges believers and and unbelievers alike to seriously re- examine their concepts of divinity.

Zoroastrianism: An Introduction

Paperback, 30/01/2011, £14.99
Jenny Rose shows why Zoroastrianism remains one of the world's most inspiring and perennially fascinating systems of ethics and belief.

Confucianism: An Introduction

Paperback, 30/11/2010, £14.99
It is arguably Confucianism, not Communism, which lies at the core of China's deepest sense of self. This introduction argues rather that Confucianism is profoundly spiritual, and must be treated as such. It offers coverage of the tradition's sometimes neglected metaphysics, and its varied manifestations in education, art, literature and culture.

Sikhism: An Introduction

Paperback, 28/02/2011, £15.50
Almost from the moment, some five centuries ago, that their religion was founded in the Punjab by Guru Nanak, Sikhs have enjoyed a distinctive identity. This book outlines and explains the core Sikh beliefs, and explores the writings and teachings of the Ten Sikh Gurus in Sikhism's Holy Scriptures, the Sri Guru Granth Sahib.

Norse Mythology

Hardback, 07/02/2017, £20.00

Kant and Religion: the Critical Philosophy and modern Religious Thought

Paperback, 30/03/2014, £18.99
Kant and Religion is a subtle and penetrating attempt, by a leading contemporary philosopher of religion, to redefine and reshape the contours of his own discipline through sustained reflection on Kant's so-called 'humanizing project'.

Greek Myths: Stories of the Greek Gods and Heroes Vividly Retold

Paperback, 28/02/2013, £9.99
The Greek myths contain some of the most thrilling, romantic and unforgettable stories in all human history - and here they are brought to life in a vivid retelling.

Penguin Book of Norse Myths

Paperback, 07/04/2011, £12.99
Dramatic, compelling and comprehensive, this title retells the great cycle of Norse myths for the modern reader.

Religion in Britain: A Persistent Paradox

Paperback, 20/02/2015, £21.99
Religion in Britain evaluates and sheds light on the religious situation in twenty-first century Britain; it explores the country s increasing secularity alongside religion s growing presence in public debate, and the impact of this paradox on Britain s society.

Mystical Cosmos

Paperback, 01/07/2013, £6.00

Telephone Calls from the Dead

Paperback, 31/01/2012, £8.99

Message And The Book

Hardback, 01/10/2011, £25.00
A magisterial single-volume survey of the great literature of the religions of the world, from the Bible and the Quran to the Vedas and The Analects of Confucius. Quite simply, a comprehensive guide to religions and their texts in one volume.


Hardback, 30/05/2009, £59.00
Traces the history of the Jain community from founding sage Mahavira to the present day. This book explores asceticism, worship, the life of the Jain layperson, relations between Jainism and other Indic traditions, the Jain philosophy of relativity, and the implications of Jain ideals for the contemporary world.

World Religions Reader 3ed

Paperback, 07/04/2009, £26.99
Providing a comprehensive exploration of the teachings and beliefs of the world's living faiths, the third edition of this popular book has been revised and updated to reflect the vibrant role religion plays in the twenty-first century.

Spirituality Revolution

Paperback, 12/02/2004, £15.99
The Spirituality Revolution addresses the major social issue of spirituality which requires immediate attention if we are to creatively respond to spiralling outbreaks of depression, suicide, addiction and psychological suffering.

Blackwell Companion to the Study of Religion

Paperback, 12/09/2008, £36.99
This prestigious Companion offers the most comprehensive survey to date of the study of religion. Featuring a team of international contributors, and edited by one of the most widely respected scholars in the field, The Blackwell Companion to the Study of Religion provides an interdisciplinary and authoritative guide to the subject.



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