LJ Best Books 2016

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Religion, March 2017 | Best Sellers

June 2016 to date as identified by GOBI Library Solutions from EBSCO

  1. The Terror Years: From Al-Qaeda to the Islamic State
    Wright, Lawrence
    Alfred A. Knopf
    2016. ISBN 9780385352055. $28.95
  2. The End of White Christian America
    Jones, Robert P.
    Simon & Schuster
    2016. ISBN 9781501122293. $28
  3. The Tragedy of U.S. Foreign Policy: How America’s Civil Religion Betrayed the National Interest
    McDougall, Walter A.
    Yale University Press
    2016. ISBN 9780300211450. $30
  4. All Things Made New: The Reformation and Its Legacy
    MacCulloch, Diarmaid
    Oxford University Press
    2016. ISBN 9780190616816. $29.95
  5. God’s Armies: Crusade and Jihad; Origins, History, Aftermath
    Lambert, Malcolm
    Pegasus Books
    2016. ISBN 9781681772240. $27.95
  6. The Painted Book in Renaissance Italy: 1450–1600
    Alexander, Jonathan J.G.
    Yale University Press
    2016. ISBN 9780300203981. $75
  7. Caliphate: The History of an Idea
    Kennedy, Hugh
    Basic Books: Perseus
    2016. ISBN 9780465094387. $27.99
  8. Black Elk: The Life of an American Visionary
    Jackson, Joe
    Farrar, Straus & Giroux
    2016. ISBN 9780374253301. $30
  9. The Market as God
    Cox, Harvey
    Harvard University Press
    2016. ISBN 9780674659681. $26.95
  10. American Prophets: Seven Religious Radicals and Their Struggle for Social and Political Justice
    Raboteau, Albert J.
    Princeton University Press
    2016. ISBN 9780691164304. $29.95
  11. The Blessings of Business: How Corporations Shaped Conservative Christianity
    Grem, Darren E.
    Oxford University Press
    2016. ISBN 9780199927975. $34.95
  12. Muslims and the Making of America
    Hussain, Amir
    Baylor University Press
    2016. ISBN 9781481306225. $24.95
  13. A Little History of Religion
    Holloway, Richard
    Yale University Press
    2016. ISBN 9780300208832. $25
  14. Jews and the American Religious Landscape
    Rebhun, Uzi
    Columbia University Press
    2016. ISBN 9780231178266. $60
  15. Ancient Worlds: A Global History of Antiquity
    Scott, Michael
    Basic Books: Perseus
    2016. ISBN 9780465094721. $29.99
  16. Have a Little Faith: Religion, Democracy, and the American Public School
    Justice, Benjamin
    University of Chicago Press
    2016. ISBN 9780226400310. $68
  17. Muslim Cool: Race, Religion, and Hip Hop in America
    Khabeer, Su’ad Abdul
    New York University Press
    2016. ISBN 9781479872152. $89
  18. Isis: An Introduction and Guide to the Islamic State
    Steed, Brian L.
    ABC-CLIO
    2016. ISBN 9781440849862. $58
  19. Genghis Khan and the Quest for God: How the World’s Greatest Conqueror Gave Us Religious Freedom
    Weatherford, Jack
    Viking
    2016. ISBN 9780735221154. $28
  20. Reading the Bible with the Founding Fathers
    Dreisbach, Daniel L.
    Oxford University Press
    2017. ISBN 9780199987931. $34.95
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