Books

Books

Good breeding

In the early 1920s progressive high schools and YMCAs took part in the Keeping Fit Campaign.

Mystery women

In the shadowy world of the mystery novel, nothing is ever quite what it appears to be, including the nature of justice itself. The justice on the surface of detective stories is earth-bound and human-centered.

Plain truths

Known among scholars as a New Testament expert, and among Anglican clergy as a bishop, N. T.

Heroic Leadership/God's Soldiers

To a market hypersaturated with books on spirituality, leadership and, predictably, the spirituality of leadership, Chris Lowney, corporate executive and former Jesuit, adds a new twist.

Take and read

In one of the most important studies now available for exploring the modern world expansion of Christianity, J. D. Y. Peel skillfully examines the full weight of missionary and colonial imposition upon 19th-century West Africa, but also the discriminating agency of African communities that chose to become believers.