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Review of The Legacy of Luther

  In their book, The Legacy of Luther, Editors R.C. Sproul and Stephen Nichols examine the life and work of the conflicted German monk who sparked the Reformation. In this new volume published 500 years after the pivotal event in … Continue reading

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A Stack of Books for the Season: Summer Reading List for 2017

With the arrival of warm weather, most of us are able to turn to a stack of books that had to wait for summer. The following is my list of ten recommended books for summer reading. This list must be … Continue reading

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Review of A Secret Well Kept

            A Secret Well Kept: The Untold Story of Sir Vernon Kell, Founder of MI5, is the biography of a man who rendered an indispensable service to his country, the details of which are only now being uncovered. The narrative … Continue reading

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Review of Swingin’ A’s

    In his book, Dynastic, Bombastic, Fantastic: Reggie, Rollie, Catfish and Charlie Finley’s Swingin’ A’s, Jason Turbow takes an in-depth look at the 1970’s Oakland A’s and their controversial owner, Charlie Finley. Beginning with their move from Kansas City … Continue reading

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Review of Living With No Excuses

  In his inspiring autobiography, Living with No Excuses: the Remarkable Rebirth of an American Soldier, Noah Galloway tells the story of his harrowing journey from his horrendous injuries on the battlefield to his unlikely success on Dancing with the … Continue reading

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Review of Montaigne

  In Montaigne: A Life, Philippe Desan takes an in-depth look at one of the most influential and, at times, controversial writers and thinkers of the Renaissance. Part biography, part philosophical treatise, this highly-detailed volume translated from the French presents … Continue reading

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Review of For the Glory

In his book, For the Glory: Eric Liddell’s Journey from Olympic Champion to ModernMartyr, sports journalist Duncan Hamilton chronicles the life of one of the unlikeliest Gold Medalists in the history of the Games. Liddell, who was made infamous in … Continue reading

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