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The Wee Book of Calvin
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Bill Duncan
Categories: Literary Collections
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004-11-04 - Publisher: Penguin UK

A collection of essays and aphorisms about Scottish Calvinism. This is Scottish literary humour at its finest. 'A work of contemporary shamanism, with all the bluff, poetry, deranged humour, sleight-of-hand and real magic that implies.' Don Paterson. This is the first (and maybe the last) self-help guide that promises to
The Book of Scotlands
Language: en
Pages: 247
Authors: MOMUS
Categories: Humor
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-04-24 - Publisher: Luath Press Ltd

The Book of Scotlands outlines 156 possible Scotlands which currently do not exist anywhere but maybe, someday, could. At a moment when, after centuries of desire and unrest, independence seems to be a real possibility for Scotland, Scottish-born, Berlin-based musician/author/journalist Momus, real name Nick Currie, offers a delirium of visions,
Being Protestant in Reformation Britain
Language: en
Pages: 498
Authors: Alec Ryrie
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-04-25 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

Provides a comprehensive account of what it meant to live a Protestant life in England and Scotland between 1530 and 1640.
Scotland's Long Reformation
Language: en
Pages: 242
Authors: John McCallum
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-07-28 - Publisher: BRILL

This series of essays offers new perspectives on the longer-term context and development of the Scottish Reformation, emphasising changes and continuities in religious life in early modern Scotland, and synthesising the fruits of the latest research in the field.
Positive Thinking for Calvinists
Language: en
Pages: 160
Authors: Ian Black
Categories: Humor
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-10-15 - Publisher: Black & White Publishing

Looking to escape the black cloak of your Calvinist heritage? Feeling dismally depressed by tomes of gloomy Scottish sayings? Need an umbrella against life's constant drizzle of pessimism? The look no further than Positive Thinking for Calvinists - The School of Soft Knox. We all know that the Scottish psyche