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Image for Popol Vuh: The Definitive Edition of The Mayan Book of The Dawn of Life and The Glories of Gods and Kings

Popol Vuh: The Definitive Edition of The Mayan Book of The Dawn of Life and The Glories of Gods and Kings

By: Dennis Tedlock [Translator]

Price: $16.23

Publisher: Touchstone: 1996-01-31

Seller ID: 9780684818450


"Popol Vuh, " the Quiche Mayan book of creation, is not only the most important text in the native languages of the Americas, it is also an extraordinary document of the human imagination. It begins with the deeds of Mayan gods in the darkness of a primeval sea and ends with the radiant splendor of the Mayan lords who founded the Quiche kingdom in the Guatemalan highlands. Originally written in Mayan hieroglyphs, it was transcribed into the Roman alphabet in the sixteent... View more info

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The Context of Scripture: Canonical Compositions, Monumental Inscriptions and Archival Documents from the Biblical World, 3 Vol Set

By: Hallo, William W [Editor]; Younger [Editor];

Price: $408.29

Publisher: Brill: 2003-07-01

Seller ID: 9789004131057


"The Context of Scripture" illuminatingly presents the multi-faceted world of ancient writing that forms the colorful background to the literature of the Hebrew Bible. Designed as a thorough and durable reference work for all engaged in the study of the Bible and the ancient Near East, and involving 63 of the world's outstanding scholars in the field, it provides reliable access to a broad, balanced and representative collection of Ancient Near Eastern texts that have so... View more info

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The New Negro : Voices of the Harlem Renaissance

By: Locke, Alain [Editor]; Arnold Rampersad [Introduction];

Price: $17.15

Publisher: Touchstone: 1999-03-01

Seller ID: 9780684838311


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An American Marriage (Oprah's Book Club): A Novel

By: Tayari Jones

Price: $17.99

Publisher: USA, Algonquin Books: 2018

Edition: Oprah's Book Clun

Seller ID: 9781616208776


OPRAH’S BOOK CLUB 2018 SELECTION One of the most anticipated novels of 2018 according to Entertainment Weekly * Goodreads * Esquire * Elle * Cosmopolitan *BBC * Huffington Post * Bustle * Southern Living * Newsday * Bookish * Nylon * iBooks Store “Transcendent . . . Triumphant . . . Gorgeous.”—Elle “A stunning epic love story . . . An exquisite, timely, and powerful novel that feels both urgent and indispensable.”—Edwidge Danticat View more info

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Jewish Wisdom: Ethical, Spiritual, and Historical Lessons from the Great Works and Thinkers

By: Telushkin, Joseph

Price: $24.30

Publisher: William Morrow: 1994-10-21

Seller ID: 9780688129583


When, if ever, should lying be permitted? If you've damaged a person's reputation unfairly, can the damage be undone?Is a person who sells weapons responsible for how those weapons are used?if the fetus is not a life, what is it? How, as an adult, can one carry out the command to honor one's parents when they make unreasonable demands?What are the nine biblical challenges a good person must meet?What do the great Jewish writings of the last 3,500 years tell us about t... View more info