MARCHANT, J: Cure: A Journey into the Science of Mind Over Body

Book cover. Cure: A Journey into the Science of Mind Over BodyMarchant, Jo. Cure: A Journey into the Science of Mind Over Body. Crown, 2016. ISBN: 9780385348157. Unmarked. Unclipped dust jacket. Unmarked in very good dust jacket. Hardcover. (#30582) $12.00

This award-winning book looks at the new science behind the mind’s surprising ability to heal the body.

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SIEDENTOP, L: Inventing the Individual: The Origins of Western Liberalism

Siedentop, Larry. Inventing the Individual: The Origins of Western Liberalism. Belknap Press, 2017. ISBN: 9780674979888. Unmarked text.Like New. Paperback. (#29658) $14.00

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Spanning 1,800 years of European history, Siedentop rejects Western liberalism’s usual account of its emergence in opposition to religion in the early modern. The narrative begins with the remote city states of the ancient world and ends with the Renaissance.

434p. Measures 6×9.25 inches. Bibliography. Index.

BENEDICT, P: Cities and Social Change in Early Modern France

Cities and Social Change in Early Modern France, book coverBenedict, Philip (editor). Cities and Social Change in Early Modern France. Routledge, 1989. ISBN: 0415081610. Unmarked.Very Good. Paperback. (#29349) $24.00

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Examines major changes experienced by France’s cities over the period from the end of the middle ages to the eve of the Revolution.

Contributors include Philip Benedict, Robert Descimon, Frederick M. Irvine, James R. Farr, Claire Dolan, Robert A. Schneider, and Rene Favier. Index. Maps.

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