15 more eye opening books to prevent religion from brain washing you.

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Akhenaten: The Heretic King
1.  Akhenaten: The Heretic King by Donald B. Redford
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  "Redford is the most authorized Egyptologist to overturn the naÔve assumption that the heretic king was father to monotheism."
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Atheism: The Case Against God (The Skeptic's Bookshelf)
2.  Atheism: The Case Against God (The Skeptic's Bookshelf) by George H. Smith
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Godless: How an Evangelical Preacher Became One of America's Leading Atheists
3.  Godless: How an Evangelical Preacher Became One of America's Leading Atheists by Dan Barker
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  "A crossover account that balances the more frequently publicized revelations with conversions to faith."
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The Bible Unearthed: Archaeology's New Vision of Ancient Israel and the Origin of Its Sacred Texts
4.  The Bible Unearthed: Archaeology's New Vision of Ancient Israel and the Origin of Its Sacred Texts by Israel Finkelstein
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  "Removes the legends from the OT and stops us from reading Scripture at face value. An essential book."
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Women Without Superstition : No Gods - No Masters
5.  Women Without Superstition : No Gods - No Masters by Annie Laurie Gaylor
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Who Wrote the Bible?
6.  Who Wrote the Bible? by Richard Elliott Friedman
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  "The human hands that held Godís pen, and disagreed."
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God Is Not Great: How Religion Poisons Everything
7.  God Is Not Great: How Religion Poisons Everything by Christopher Hitchens
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Parenting Beyond Belief: On Raising Ethical, Caring Kids Without Religion
8.  Parenting Beyond Belief: On Raising Ethical, Caring Kids Without Religion by Dale McGowan
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The Eighth Day of Creation: Makers of the Revolution in Biology, Commemorative Edition
9.  The Eighth Day of Creation: Makers of the Revolution in Biology, Commemorative Edition by Horace Freeland Judson
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  "A dense book where the human dimensions behind some of the greatest scientific discoveries are treated with humor and consideration."
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The Age of Reason
10.  The Age of Reason by Thomas Paine
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  "A presidentís Bible stripped of the supernatural."
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Jesus: Neither God Nor Man - The Case for a Mythical Jesus
11.  Jesus: Neither God Nor Man - The Case for a Mythical Jesus by Earl Doherty
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  "A serious attempt to prove that Jesus was not a man but a myth issued from Greco-Roman thought that secondarily produced the Gospels."
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Jews and Christians: Volume 6: Graeco-Roman Views (Cambridge Commentaries on Writings of the Jewish and Christian World)
12.  Jews and Christians: Volume 6: Graeco-Roman Views (Cambridge Commentaries on Writings of the Jewish and Christian World) by Molly Whittaker
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  "Before becoming a Greco-Roman religion, Christianity was viewed by second to third century AD philosophers as the faith of fools."
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The Crusades Through Arab Eyes (Saqi Essentials)
13.  The Crusades Through Arab Eyes (Saqi Essentials) by Amin Maalouf
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  "Inverting stereotypes! Had you ever given the other side even a thought?"
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The Gnostic Gospels
14.  The Gnostic Gospels by Elaine Pagels
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  "Discover the books on Jesus that the early church in Rome threw into flames."
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Why Darwin Matters: The Case Against Intelligent Design
15.  Why Darwin Matters: The Case Against Intelligent Design by Michael Shermer
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  "Today, the surface of the earth is lively with humans. As you dig deeper into older layers, humans disappear leaving the scene to more primitive ape-like beings. And as you go still deeper, they also disappear, leaving even more primitive forms of life. Man was preceded for hundreds of millions of years by other forms of life."
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