Aquinas’s Summa Theologiae: A Critical Guide (Cambridge Critical Guides)

Alone among Thomas Aquinas’ works, the Summa Theologiae contains well-developed and integrated discussions of metaphysics, ethics, law, human action, and the divine nature. The essays in this volume, by scholars representing varied approaches to the study of Aquinas, offer thorough, cutting-edge

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Stasis in the Medieval West?: Questioning Change and Continuity (The New Middle Ages)

This volume questions the extent to which Medieval studies has emphasized the period as one of change and development through reexamining aspects of the medieval world that remained static. The Medieval period is popularly thought of as a dark age, before the flowerings of the Renaissance ushered a

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Saint Thomas Aquinas: Reason as the Servant of Faith (History)

Keen to learn but short on time? Get to grips with the life of Saint Thomas Aquinas in next to no time with this concise guide. 50Minutes.com provides a clear and engaging analysis of the life, work and ideas of the medieval philosopher Thomas Aquinas. Unlike many of his influential predecessors,

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Pioneering in the Pampas: Or, The First Four Years of a Settler’s Experience in the La Plata Camps (1869)

“Cattle-marking in South America is one of the great events of the year … the picturesque-looking Gaucho, whirling his lasso round his head, and throwing it with unerring aim, adds an indescribable wildness to the whole scene.” Richard Arthur Seymour (1843-1906) as he tells us, sailed from

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Pioneer Days in the Southwest from 1850 to 1879: Thrilling Descriptions of Buffalo Hunting, Indian Fighting and Massacres, Cowboy Life and Home Building (1909)

“Charles Goodnight is perhaps more extensively known than any other western ranchman, cattle owner, and pioneer.” Our imagination has been fired by such pioneer names as Boone, Kenton and the Wetzels in the pioneer days in Kentucky, and later farther west on the great plains and the Rocky Mountains

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The Impossible Climb: Alex Honnold, El Capitan, and the Climbing Life

INSTANT NATIONAL BESTSELLER NEW YORK TIMES MONTHLY BESTSELLER One of the 10 Best Books of March, Paste Magazine A deeply reported insider perspective of Alex Honnold’s historic achievement and the culture and history of climbing. “One of the most compelling accounts of a climb and the climbing

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The Directionality of (Inter)subjectification in the English Noun Phrase: Pathways of Change (Trends in Linguistics. Studies and Monographs [TiLSM] Book 267)

The book investigates pathways of (inter)subjectification followed by prenominal elements in the English Noun Phrase, by tracing the development of identifying, noun-intensifying and subjective compound uses. By means of in-depth corpus study, the assumed unidirectionality of (inter)subjectification

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