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The Story of Creeds and Confessions: Tracing the Development of the Christian Faith

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The Story of Creeds and Confessions: Tracing the Development of the Christian Faith

The Story of Creeds and Confessions: Tracing the Development of the Christian Faith by Donald Fairbairn, Ryan M. Reeves
English | October 1st, 2019 | ISBN: 0801098165, 1540962199 | 416 pages | EPUB | 64.47 MB

Creeds and confessions throughout Christian history provide a unique vantage point from which to study the Christian faith. To this end, Donald Fairbairn and Ryan Reeves construct a story that captures both the central importance of creeds and confessions over the centuries and their unrealized potential to introduce readers to the overall sweep of church history. The book features texts of classic creeds and confessions as well as informational sidebars.

The Story of Music: From Babylon to the Beatles: How Music Has Shaped Civilization

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The Story of Music: From Babylon to the Beatles: How Music Has Shaped Civilization

The Story of Music: From Babylon to the Beatles: How Music Has Shaped Civilization by Howard Goodall
English | January 7th, 2014 | ISBN: 1448130867, 1605985384, 1605986704 | 372 pages | EPUB | 2.33 MB

Why did prehistoric people start making music? What does every postwar pop song have in common? A "masterful" tour of music through the ages (Booklist, starred review).

The FBI Story: Leadership, Integrity, Agility, Integration

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The FBI Story: Leadership, Integrity, Agility, Integration

The FBI Story: Leadership, Integrity, Agility, Integration by U.S. Department of Justice
English | December 3rd, 2019 | ISBN: 1510750525 | 168 pages | EPUB | 70.52 MB

From the US Department of Justice, the true stories of the world's top national security agency—the FBI—revealed for the first time!

The Story of Tibet: Conversations with the Dalai Lama

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The Story of Tibet: Conversations with the Dalai Lama

The Story of Tibet: Conversations with the Dalai Lama by Thomas Laird
English | September 7th, 2018 | ISBN: 0802118275, 080214327X | 494 pages | EPUB | 9.18 MB

"A memorable and vivid history lesson about a remote mysterious place that, in terms of its sheer survival, has implications for our own lives" (New Orleans Times-Picayune).

The Story of Food: An Illustrated History of Everything We Eat

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The Story of Food: An Illustrated History of Everything We Eat

The Story of Food: An Illustrated History of Everything We Eat by DK
English | May 3rd, 2018 | ISBN: 146547336X, 0241254787 | 362 pages | True PDF | 160.94 MB

Explore the rich stories, symbolism, and traditions that come wrapped up in the food on our plates - food that not only feeds our bodies but also makes up our culture. In The Story of Food; An Illustrated History of Everything We Eat our millennia-old relationship with nearly 200 foods - from nuts and seeds to noodles and meat - is sumptuously illustrated, with tales from all over the world.

Finishing Our Story: Preparing for the End of Life

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Finishing Our Story: Preparing for the End of Life

Finishing Our Story: Preparing for the End of Life by Gregory L. Eastwood
English | September 17th, 2019 | ISBN: 0190888083 | 152 pages | EPUB | 0.33 MB

Death is the destiny we all share, and this will not change. Yet the way we die, which had remained the same for many generations, has changed drastically in a relatively short time for those in developed countries with access to healthcare. For generations, if people were lucky enough to reach old age, not having died in infancy or childhood, in childbirth, in war, or by accident, they would take to bed, surrounded by loved ones who cared for them, and fade into death.