From Our Editors
Few books have explored the nature of the seven deadly sins as this one has. The author writes with wit, clarity and depth.
From the Publisher
Sin, like death, is an unassailable fact of life. It is also one of the last great taboos for public debate. In this compelling book, the Henry Fairlie shows that it is possible and necessary to talk about sin in ways that enrich our societies and our personal lives. Fairlie relates these ancient sins to the central issues of contempor...