Best Sellers: Religion, April 4, 2013

May 2012 to date as identified by YBP Library Services

1) Through the Eye of a Needle: Wealth, the Fall of Rome, and the Making of Christianity in the West, 350–550 AD
Brown, Peter
Princeton University Press
2012. ISBN 9780691152905. $39.95

2) The Color of Christ: The Son of God & the Saga of Race in America
Harvey, Paul
University of North Carolina Press
2012. ISBN 9780807835722. $32.50

3) The War on Heresy
Moore, R.I.
Belknap: Harvard University Press
2012. ISBN 9780674065826. $35

4) New Worlds: A Religious History of Latin America
Lynch, John
Yale University Press
2012. ISBN 9780300166804. $35

5) Brigham Young: Pioneer Prophet
Turner, John G.
Belknap: Harvard University Press
2012. ISBN 9780674049673. $35

6) The First Thousand Years: A Global History of Christianity
Wilken, Robert Louis
Yale University Press
2012. ISBN 9780300118841. $35

7) Why Tolerate Religion?
Leiter, Brian
Princeton University Press
2013. ISBN 9780691153612. $24.95

8) The Religious Roots of the First Amendment: Dissenting Protestants and the Separation of Church and State
Miller, Nicholas P.
Oxford University Press
2012. ISBN 9780199858361. $35

9) The Religious Beliefs of America’s Founders: Reason, Revelation, Revolution
Frazer, Gregg L.
University Press of Kansas
2012. ISBN 9780700618453. $34.95

10) Just and Unjust Peace: An Ethic of Political Reconciliation
Philpott, Daniel
Oxford University Press
2012. ISBN 9780199827565. $29.95

11) Font of Life: Ambrose, Augustine, and the Mystery of Baptism
Wills, Garry
Oxford University Press
2012. ISBN 9780199768516. $21.95

12) Just Wars, Holy Wars, and Jihads: Christian, Jewish, and Muslim Encounters and Exchanges
Hashmi, Sohail H.
Oxford University Press
2012. ISBN 9780199755042. $125

13) Sin: The Early History of an Idea
Fredriksen, Paula
Princeton University Press
2012. ISBN 9780691128900. $24.95

14) God and War: American Civil Religion Since 1945
Haberski, Raymond, Jr.
Rutgers University
2012. ISBN 9780813552958. $29.95

15) Moral Minority: The Evangelical Left in an Age of Conservatism
Swartz, David R.
University of Pennsylvania Press
2012. ISBN 9780812244410. $47.50

16) From Jeremiad to Jihad: Religion, Violence, and America
Carlson, John D.
University of California Press
2012. ISBN 9780520271654. $70

17) Inheriting Abraham: The Legacy of the Patriarch in Judaism, Christianity, and Islam
Levenson, Jon D.
Princeton University Press
2012. ISBN 9780691155692. $29.95

18) The Religion of Falun Gong
Penny, Benjamin
University of Chicago Press
2012. ISBN 9780226655017. $45

19) Ancient Christian Martyrdom: Diverse Practices, Theologies and Traditions
Moss, Candida R.
Yale University Press
2012. ISBN 9780300154658. $40

20) The Bhagavad Gita: A New Translation
Flood, Gavin D.
W.W. Norton
2012. ISBN 9780393081657. $25.95

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Bette-Lee Fox (blfox@mediasourceinc.com) is Managing Editor, Library Journal.

Celebrating her 42nd year with Library Journal, Bette-Lee also edits LJ's Video Reviews column, six times a year Romance column, and e-original Romance reviews, which post weekly as LJ Xpress Reviews. She received the Romance Writers of America (RWA) Vivian Stephens Industry Award in 2013 for having "contributed to the genre or to RWA in a significant and/or continuing manner"

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  1. tom van dyke says:

    Thx for the helpful chart. For the record, Ms. Fox, the authorship of The Color of Christ: The Son of God & the Saga of Race in America is formally listed as “By Edward J. Blum and Paul Harvey.”

    http://colorofchrist.com/

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