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Garry Wills (born May 22, 1934) is a Pulitzer Prize-winning and prolific author, journalist, and historian, specializing in American politics, American political history and ideology and the Roman Catholic Church. Classically trained at a Jesuit high school and two universities, he is proficient in Greek and Latin. He has written nearly 40 books and since 1973 has been a frequent reviewer for the New York Review of Books.

A conservative and early protg of William F. Buckley, Jr as a young man, Wills became increasingly liberal through the 1960s, driven by his coverage of the civil rights and the anti-Vietnam War movements. Although a practicing Catholic, he has been an excoriating critic of the Vatican and its policies and theology, such as those criticized as part of the Mater si, magistra no challenge.

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Total Books: 157
What the Qur'an Meant And Why It Matters
2017 - What the Qur'an Meant and Why It Matters (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9781101981023
ISBN-10: 1101981024
Genres: History, Religion & Spirituality
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The Future of the Catholic Church with Pope Francis
Making Make-Believe Real Politics as Theater in Shakespeare's Time
Bare Ruined Choirs Doubt Prophecy and Radical Religion
Why Priests A Failed Tradition
2014 - Why Priests a Failed Tradition (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780143124399
ISBN-10: 0143124390
Genres: Religion & Spirituality, Christian Books & Bibles
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Why Priests The Real Meaning of the Eucharist
Rome and Rhetoric Shakespeare's Julius Caesar
2013 - Rome and Rhetoric Shakespeare's Julius Caesar [The Anthony Hecht Lectures in the Humanities Series] (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780300188004
ISBN-10: 0300188005
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Politics & Social Sciences
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Verdi's Shakespeare Men of the Theater
2012 - Verdi's Shakespeare Men of the Theater (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780143122227
ISBN-10: 0143122223
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Font of Life Ambrose Augustine and the Mystery of Baptism
2012 - Font of Life Ambrose Augustine and the Mystery of Baptism [Emblems of Antiquity] (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780199768516
ISBN-10: 019976851X
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, History, Christian Books & Bibles
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Outside Looking In Adventures of an Observer
2011 - Outside Looking in Adventures of an Observer (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780143119890
ISBN-10: 0143119893
Genre: Biographies & Memoirs
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Augustine's Confessions
2011 - Augustine's Confessions [Lives of Great Religious Books] (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780691143576
ISBN-10: 0691143579
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Literature & Fiction, Christian Books & Bibles
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
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Bomb Power The Modern Presidency and the National Security State
2011 - Bomb Power the Modern Presidency and the National Security State (Paperback)Hardcover, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9780143118688
ISBN-10: 0143118684
Genres: History, Nonfiction
  • Currently 3.8/5 Stars.
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Jack Ruby The Man Who Killed the Man Who Killed Kennedy
2011 - Jack Ruby the Man Who Killed the Man Who Killed Kennedy (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9784871873253
ISBN-10: 4871873250
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, History
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Martial's Epigrams A Selection
2009 - Martial's Epigrams a Selection (Paperback)Hardcover, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9780143116271
ISBN-10: 0143116274
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What the Gospels Meant
2009 - What the Gospels Meant (Paperback)Hardcover, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9780143115120
ISBN-10: 014311512X
Genres: Religion & Spirituality, Christian Books & Bibles
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
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Head and Heart A History of Christianity in America
2008 - Head and Heart a History of Christianity in America (Paperback)Hardcover, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9780143114079
ISBN-10: 0143114077
Genres: History, Christian Books & Bibles
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A Necessary Evil A History of American Distrust of Government
2008 - A Necessary Evil a History of American Distrust of Government (Other)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781435296435
ISBN-10: 1435296435
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What the Gospels Meant
2008 - What the Gospels Meant (Hardcover)Paperback, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9780670018710
ISBN-10: 0670018716
Genres: Religion & Spirituality, Christian Books & Bibles
  • Currently 3.7/5 Stars.
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Head and Heart American Christianities
2007 - Head and Heart American Christianities (Audio CD)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9781400135783
ISBN-10: 1400135788
Genres: Religion & Spirituality, History
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What Paul Meant
2007 - What Paul Meant (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9780143112631
ISBN-10: 0143112635
Genres: Religion & Spirituality, Christian Books & Bibles
  • Currently 3.4/5 Stars.
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Under God Religion and American Politics
2007 - Under God Religion and American Politics (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781416543350
ISBN-10: 141654335X
Genres: History, Religion & Spirituality, Nonfiction
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2007 - The Rosary Prayer Comes Round [Christian Softcover Originals] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
2006 - Lincoln at Gettysburg the Words That Remade America [Simon & Schuster Lincoln Library] (Paperback)
 
2004 - Negro President Jefferson and the Slave Power [Thorndike Press Large Print Americana Series] (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette
2003 - Saint Augustine's Sin [Augustine, Confessiones. Bk. 3.] (Hardcover)
2002 - James Madison [The American Presidents] (Audio Cassette)Hardcover