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Founding God’s Nation

Reading Exodus

Leon R. Kass

A chapter-by-chapter explanation of the Book of Exodus, revealing its wisdom about nation building and people formation In this long-awaited follow-up to his 2003 book on Genesis, biblical scholar Leon Kass...

January 5, 2021, Hardcover, $40.00

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 Written over thirty years of painting and creating in his studio, this book is...

January 5, 2021, Hardcover, $26.00

Yale French Studies, Number 137/138

North African Poetry in French

Edited by Thomas C. Connolly

Number 137/138 in Yale French Studies, this collection of essays examines poetry in French by authors from across the Maghreb Although in recent years Maghrebi literature written in French has...

January 5, 2021, Paper, $65.00

Idi Amin

The Story of Africa's Icon of Evil

Mark Leopold

The first serious full-length biography of modern Africa’s most famous dictator Idi Amin began his career in the British army in colonial Uganda, and worked his way up the ranks before seizing power in a...

January 5, 2021, Hardcover, $45.00

The Global Indies

British Imperial Culture and the Reshaping of the World, 1756-1815

Ashley L. Cohen

A study of British imperialism’s imaginative geography, exploring the pairing of India and the Atlantic, from literature to colonial policy In this lively book, Ashley Cohen reveals how eighteenth-century...

January 5, 2021, Hardcover, $65.00

Nine-Tenths of the Law

Enduring Dispossession in Indonesia

Christian Lund

An exploration of the relationship between possession and legalization across Indonesia, and how people navigate dispossession ?The old aphorism “possession is nine-tenths of the law” is particularly...

January 5, 2021, Paper, $37.50

The Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth, 1733-1795

Light and Flame

Richard Butterwick

A major new assessment of the “vanished kingdom” of the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth—one which recognizes its achievements before its destruction Richard Butterwick tells the compelling story of the last...

January 5, 2021, Hardcover, $45.00

Picture Ecology

Art and Ecocriticism in Planetary Perspective

Edited by Karl Kusserow

A diverse set of contributions to the expanding field of ecocritical studies Seeking a broad reexamination of visual culture through the lenses of ecocriticism, environmental justice, and animal studies,...

January 12, 2021, Paper, $45.00

The Great British Reboot

How the UK Can Thrive in a Turbulent World

Alex Brummer

An optimistic exploration of how, through radical economic reform, the United Kingdom can prosper and flourish in the new global economy Taking a refreshingly realistic approach, Alex Brummer outlines how...

January 12, 2021, Hardcover, $35.00

Italian Paintings in the Norton Simon Museum

The Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries

Nicholas Penny; With contributions by John Griswold, Helen Howard, Giuseppe Porzio, and Gloria Williams Sander

A handsome introduction to one of the most important collections of Italian art in the United States The preeminent collector Norton Simon amassed more than 100 Italian paintings during his 35-year career,...

January 12, 2021, Hardcover, $75.00