Da Vinci's Ghost Genius, Obsession, and How Leonardo Created the World in His Own Image

Everybody knows the picture: a man, meticulously rendered by Leonardo da Vinci, standing with arms and legs outstretched in a circle and a square. Deployed today to celebrate...

Marvel Comics

An unvarnished, unauthorized, behind-the-scenes account of one of the most dominant pop cultural forces in contemporary America.Operating out of a tiny office on Madison Avenue in...

A Needle in the Right Hand of God The Norman Conquest of 1066 and the Making and Meaning of the Bayeux Tapestry

The Bayeux Tapestry is the world's most famous textile-an exquisite 230-foot-long embroidered panorama depicting the events surrounding the Norman Conquest of 1066. It is also one...

The Man Who Made Lists Love, Death, Madness, and the Creation of Roget's Thesaurus

Peter Mark Roget-polymath, eccentric, and synonym aficionado-was a complicated man. He was an eminent scholar who absorbed himself in his work, yet he also possessed an allure...

The Art of Parenting Aiming Your Child's Heart Toward God

From Marriage and Family Experts Dennis and Barbara RaineyDennis and Barbara Rainey have spent decades helping families find biblical help to strengthen and transform family...