Books

Books

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By V.S. Naipul, Beyond Belief: Islamic Excursions Among the Converted Peoples. (Random House, 408 pp.)

The Papacy and the People of God, edited by Gary MacEoin

Edited by Gary MacEoin, The Papacy and the People of God. (Orbis, 176 pp.)

The Mystery and Meaning of the Dead Sea Scrolls, by Hershel Shanks

By Hershel Shanks, The Mystery and Meaning of the Dead Sea Scrolls. (Random House, 246 pp.)

The Battered Wife, by Nancy Nason-Clark

By Nancy Nason-Clark, The Battered Wife: How Christians Confront Family Violence. (Westminster John Knox, 155 pp.)

Lost Highway, by Richard Currey

By Richard Currey, Lost Highway. (Houghton Mifflin, 258 pp.)