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Call to arms

Conventional wisdom holds that a select group of World War I poets and writers, Siegfried Sassoon and Wilfred Owen among them, forever changed the way we see war.

No Regrets: A Ten-Step Program for Living in the Present and Leaving the Past Behind

Though I’m not a big fan of self-help books, I’m glad that I took the time to read Hamilton Beazley’s book.
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Pursuing Kerry

Complaints about John Kerry’s “religion problem” are of a piece with complaints about his personality.

How the Bible Became a Book: The Textualization of Ancient Israel

It is easy for us to underestimate the aura that surrounded a written text in the ancient world. As you read this review, you are performing something that once seemed like magic: converting signs on a printed page into human speech.
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Faith-based politics

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