This month's selection from AD Books
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The Riddle of Father Hackett
Leading Australian author Brenda Niall tells the story of a
remarkable priest, prominent in both Ireland and Australia,
including his close associations with Daniel Mannix, Irish
Republicanism and political controversies in Australia.
320 pages * Softcover * $39.95
The Battle Ground
First published in 1936, and written in Hilaire Belloc's usual
vivid and readable style, The Battle Ground provides a
lively account of the ancient Jews and other Middle Eastern
cultures and their impact on history and today's world.
291 pages * Softcover * $35.90
Labour and Justice
Labour and Justice traces the origins and development
of Catholic social thought relating to the rights and duties of
labour. It looks at biblical teaching on workers in the Old and
New Testaments and follows its evolution through to the more
recent papal encyclicals.
288 pages * Softcover * $50.00
Children of the Second Spring
Here is an inspiring account of one of England's most famous
priests, Father James Nugent, who pioneered Catholic charitable
work in the streets of Liverpool and founded many institutions
for the poor and needy.
346 pages * Softcover * $33.95
Peter J. Kreeft
Coming from one of America's most respected and prolific
Catholic writers, this is a thorough, complete and accessible
catechetical summary of Catholic beliefs based on the
Catechism of the Catholic Church.
426 pages * Softcover * $34.95
A Life with Karol
Cardinal Stanislaw Dziwisz
This intimate, affectionate portrait of Pope John Paul II by
his longtime secretary and confidant reveals fascinating new
details about the opinions, hopes, fears, and dramatic life of
the late Pontiff.
260 pages * Hardback * $39.95
The Death of a Pope
Piers Paul Read
This powerful tale combines vivid characters, high drama,
love, betrayal, faith and redemption in a story of intrigue,
church espionage, and an attempt to destroy the Papacy. The
conclusion is unexpected and unforgettable.
215 pages * Hardback * $43.90
Restoring the Anglican Mind
This is a topical book in light of Benedict XVI's recent
initiative to ease the path for Anglicans wishing to 'cross the
Tiber'. Canon Middleton examines Anglicanism's current loss of
identity and how this should be addressed.
101 pages * Softcover * $24.00
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Reprinted from AD2000 Vol 22 No 11 (December 2009 - January 2010), p. 19