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Founding God’s Nation

Reading Exodus

Leon R. Kass

In this long-awaited follow-up to his 2003 book on Genesis, humanist scholar Leon Kass explores how Exodus raises and then answers the central political questions of what defines a nation and how a nation should govern itself...

January 5, 2021, Hardcover, $40.00

On Democracy

Robert A. Dahl; With a New Preface, an Introduction, and Two Chapters by Ian Shapiro

Written by the preeminent democratic theorist of our time, this book explains the nature, value, and mechanics of democracy. In a new introduction to this Veritas edition, Ian Shapiro considers how Dahl would respond to the ongoing...

November 24, 2020, Paper, $20.00

The Bonds of Womanhood

"Woman's Sphere" in New England, 1780-1835

Nancy F. Cott; With a New Preface

This Veritas edition of Nancy Cott’s acclaimed study includes a new introduction by the author, situating the work for a new generation of readers.   “Elegant and convincing. . . . Better than any other work available,

January 19, 2021, Paper, $20.00

Art and Faith

A Theology of Making

Makoto Fujimura; Foreword by N. T. Wright

From a world-renowned painter, an exploration of creativity’s quintessential—and often overlooked—role in the spiritual life "Makoto Fujimura is the rare artist whose life has something of the same...

January 5, 2021, Hardcover, $26.00

Lakota America

A New History of Indigenous Power

Pekka Hamalainen

The first comprehensive history of the Lakota Indians and their profound role in shaping America’s history   Named One of the New York Times Critics’ Top Books of 2019   •  Named One of the 10 Best...

October 13, 2020, Paper, $22.00

Fabulous Monsters

Dracula, Alice, Superman, and Other Literary Friends

Alberto Manguel

“In art and words, a book lover honors the characters he can’t forget.”—New York Times Book Review An original look at how literary characters can transcend their books to guide our lives, by one of the...

October 20, 2020, Paper, $15.00

Witcraft

The Invention of Philosophy in English

Jonathan Rée

An ambitious new history of philosophy in English that broadens the canon to include many lesser-known figures Ludwig Wittgenstein once wrote that “philosophy should be written like poetry.” But philosophy...

October 20, 2020, Paper, $28.00

The World Turned Upside Down

America, China, and the Struggle for Global Leadership

Clyde Prestowitz

An authority on Asia and globalization identifies the challenges China’s growing power poses and how it must be confronted When China joined the World Trade Organization in 2001, most experts expected the...

January 26, 2021, Hardcover, $30.00

American Furniture, 1650-1840

Highlights from the Philadelphia Museum of Art

Alexandra Alevizatos Kirtley

The creation of an American furniture style at a crossroads of transatlantic trade?American Furniture, 1650–1840: Highlights from the Philadelphia Museum of Art is the first publication dedicated to...

December 1, 2020, Hardcover, $50.00

The Illuminated World Chronicle

Tales from the Late Medieval City

Nina Rowe

A look into an enchanting, underexplored genre of illustrated manuscripts that reveals new insights into urban life in the Middle Ages In this innovative study, Nina Rowe examines a curious genre of...

November 17, 2020, Hardcover, $65.00

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