Books in category Religion – Cults

  • 2000 Years and Beyond

    2000 Years and Beyond
    Paul Gifford

    Has the modern, secularized West now outgrown its originating faith matrix? Often controversial and sometimes visionary, these seven new essays ask: how do we tell – and rewrite – the story of the Common Era?

  • Gone from the Promised Land

    Gone from the Promised Land
    John R. Hall

    In this superb cultural history, John R. Hall presents a reasoned analysis of the meaning of Jonestown–why it happened and how it is tied to our history as a nation, our ideals, our practices, and the tension of modern culture.

  • Chancellorsville and the Germans

    Chancellorsville and the Germans
    Christian Keller

    The impact on America's large German community was devastating. But there is much more to the story than that.

  • Soul Snatchers

    Soul Snatchers
    Jean-Marie Abgrall

    Well organized and readable. This book is recommended for public and academic libraries.

  • The Screwtape Email

    The Screwtape Email
    Arthur H. Williams

    This book is darkly funny as it explores temptation in the classic tradition of satire.

  • The Chosen People

    The Chosen People
    Charlotte Mary Yonge

    Charlotte Mary Yonge (11 August 1823 – 24 May 1901) was an English novelist known for her huge output, now mostly out of print.This is a pre-1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality.

  • A Sympathetic History of Jonestown

    A Sympathetic History of Jonestown
    Rebecca Moore

    A study of the People's Temple written with compassion and understanding, with special focus on the surviving family members of two of the victims. This work seeks to dispel the bizarre image propagated by the media.

  • The Truth Behind Ghosts Mediums and Psychic Phenomena

    The Truth Behind Ghosts, Mediums, and Psychic Phenomena
    Ron Rhodes

    Ron Rhodes, respected and popular biblical scholar, tackles the truth about ghosts and those who say they communicate with them and answers the questions: Do ghosts in any shape or form exist? Why is there a rise in psychic phenomena today?

  • The Hammer and the Flute

    The Hammer and the Flute
    Mary Keller

    This book can serve as an excellent introduction to postcolonial and feminist theory for graduate students, while grounding its theory in the analysis of regionally and historically specific moments of time that will be of interest to …

  • The Family

    The Family
    Chris Johnston, Rosie Jones

    The apocalyptic group The Family and their guru, Anne Hamilton-Byrne — one of very few female cult leaders in history — captured international headlines throughout the 1980s and 1990s.

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