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Author Nicole D. Cannella
It has been called many things—The Good Book, The Word, The original history text, and the Bible.
It is full of faith and triumphs; trials and redemption and... animals!
So many animals fill the Greatest Story ever told. From the Old Testament to the New Testament, animals weave through the...
Author Michael J. Vlach
This easy-to-read guide provides a one-sentence statement of the “Big Idea” of 101 of the most important ideas and people in philosophy and then follows up with a brief overview of that idea. Michael Vlach provides an exceptional guide for students or any person who desires to better unders...
Authors Eric Patterson & Timothy Demy
War changes lives forever in ways unthinkable and the scars of war are personal, social, and cultural. Though often attributed to Plato, it was philosopher George Santayana (1863–1952) who astutely declared: “Only the dead have seen the end of war.” Some may dispute the orig...
Author Patrick Hunt
Talking animals have been characters in literature for centuries. In this collection, Patrick Hunt uses biblical stories of animals giving them voices and presenting the biblical story from their imagined viewpoint. In so doing, he offers words of wisdom from unlikely characters in the Bible.
Author Peter Appelbaum
The first World War changed the world.
It also changed the lives of millions of soldiers and civilians. Though many often think of the Western Front, there was also the oft-forgotten Eastern Front from which the writings in this book are derived. Selig Schachnowitz, a gentle soul who wrote much...
Author Carolyn Gossage
At the outbreak of the Second World War, Prime Minister Winston Churchill created the SOE (Special Operations Executive) to “set Europe ablaze” as he said, by working with resistance groups in Nazi-occupied countries in Europe—especially in France. Count Robert De La Rochefoucauld’s memoir of ...
Author Daniel A. Martinez & Timothy J. Demy
Featuring more than 300 entries associated with the historic Japanese surprise attack at Pearl Harbor on December 7 1941, this book provides a ready reference to the ships, people, places, planes, and other matters of the battle.
Among the many entries are:
Authors Timothy J. Demy & Jeffrey M. Shaw
In the years following the War of 1812, American merchants and seafarers expanded the young nation’s global reach, bringing trade goods to and from distant lands.
Previously unpublished, this annotated and illustrated edition, along with photographs of the original jou...
Author John Delancey
What do the key sites from the land of the Bible teach us about how to live our lives today? Pastor and acclaimed tour leader Dr. John DeLancey contends that one’s own faith can be deepened by examining significant ancient sites of the Holy Land and deriving spiritual applications from them.