Carroll James Books
Books di Carroll James editi da Mariner Books
edizioni Mariner Books collana Mariner Books (Paperback) , 2012
“Provocative . . . the book brims with splendid insights.” — Los Angeles TimesJerusalem: the ancient City on a Hill, a place central to three major religions, a transcendent fantasy that ignites religious fervor unlike anywhere else on earth. James Carroll's urgent, masterly Jerusalem, Jerusalem uncovers the history...
An American Requiem
edizioni Mariner Books collana Mariner Books (Paperback) , 1997
An American Requiem is the story of one man's coming of age. But more than that, it is a coming to terms with the conflicts that disrupted many families, inflicting personal wounds that were also social, political, and religious. Carroll grew up in a Catholic family that seemed blessed. His father had abandoned his...
edizioni Mariner Books , 2002
In this ?rare book that combines searing passion . . . with a subject that has affected all of our lives” (Chicago Tribune), the novelist and cultural critic James Carroll maps the two-thousand-year course of the Church's battle against Judaism and faces the crisis of faith it has sparked in his own life as a Catholic....
House of War
edizioni Mariner Books collana Mariner Books (Paperback)
In House of War, the best-selling author James Carroll has created a history of the Pentagon that is both epic and personal. Through Carroll we see how the Pentagon, since its founding, has operated beyond the control of any force in government or society, undermining the very national security it is sworn to protect.From...