We Need Books and Periodicals!

The following is a list of periodicals and books the Wilmette Institute is seeking (on behalf of the National Spiritual Assembly) for donation to a major university library. We will be mailing our first package in early April and the rest by May 6. If you have any of the needed periodicals and books below, and you want to donate them, email us first at wi@usbnc.org or call us at 877-wilmette (877-945-6388). Mail the books to Wilmette Institute, Bahá’í National Center, 1233 Central St., Evanston, IL 60201. We may be able to reimburse you for postage.

These lists have been updated as of 6/5/13, 11:33 a.m.:

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Title We Have Copy:
The A to Z of the Baha’i Faith YES
Abdul Baha in London (1912) C YES
Abdul Baha on Divine Philosophy (1918) P YES
The Advent of Divine Justice (1956) C YES
[All Things Made New] (1975) C YES
[Appreciations of the Bahá’í Faith] (1941) P YES
Bahá’í Administration (1968) C YES
The Bahá’í Centenary 1844-1944 (1944) C YES
The Bahá’í Community: A Summary of Its Organization and Laws (1963) P YES
The Bahá’í Faith: The Emerging Global Religion (1985) P YES
The Bahá’í Faith and Marxism (1987) P YES
Baha’í Prayers ((1981) C YES
The Bahäi Proofs (1914) C YES
Baha’i Proofs (Abu’l-Fadl) YES
Bahá’í Scriptures (1928) C YES
Bahá’í World Faith (1971) C YES
Bahá’u’lláh and the New Era (1970) C YES
Century of Light YES
The Chosen Highway (n.d.) C YES
[Christ and Bahá’u’lláh] (1967) C YES
Citadel of Faith (1970) C YES
A Collection of Prayers by `Abdu’l-Bahá  YES
The Constitution of the Universal House of Justice (1972) P YES
The Dawn-breakers (1974) C YES
The Dispensation of Bahá’u’lláh (1947) YES
[The Divine Art of Living] (1979) P YES
[The Earth Is But One Country] (1980) P YES
Edward Granville Browne and the Bahá’í Faith (1970) C YES
Epistle to the Son of the Wolf (1971) C YES
Foundations of World Unity (1955) C YES
From Strength to Strength: The First Half Century of the Formative Age of the Bahá’í Era (1978) P YES
Gleanings from the Writings of Bahá’u’lláh (1969) C YES
God Passes By (1944) C YES
[The Heart of the Gospel] (1972) C YES
The Hidden Words of  Bahá’u’lláh (1969) C YES
The Kitáb-i-Iqán: The Book of Certitude (1937) C YES
The Light Shineth in Darkness (1977) P YES
Messages from The Universal House of Justice: 1968-1973 (1976) P YES
Messages to the Bahá’í World: 1950-1957 (1971) C YES
Paris Talks (1951) C YES
[The Power of Unity: Beyond Prejudice and Racism] (1986) P YES
Prayers and Meditations by Bahá’u’lláh (1969) C YES
[The Promise of All Ages] (1935) C YES
The Promised Day Is Come (1980) C YES
The Promulgation of Universal Peace (1982) C YES
[The Reality of Man] (1975) C YES
Religion for Mankind (1966) C YES
[The Renewal of Civilization] (1954) P YES
The Seven Valleys and the Four Valleys (1984) C YES
Some Answered Questions (1957) C YES
Tablets of Bahá’u’lláh revealed after the Kitáb-i-Aqdas (1988)  C YES
Tablets of the Divine Plan (1975) P YES
[Ten Days in the Light of Acca] (1907) P YES
[This Earth One Country] (1945) C YES
[Valley of Search] (1990) P YES
Wellspring of Guidance: Messages 1963-1968 (1976) P YES
The Bahá’í World, Vol 1 YES
The Bahá’í World, Vol 2 YES
The Bahá’í World, Vol 3 YES
The Bahá’í World, Vol 4 YES
The Bahá’í World, Vol 5 YES
The Bahá’í World, Vol 6 YES
The Bahá’í World, Vol 7 YES
The Bahá’í World, Vol 8 YES
The Bahá’í World, Vol 9 YES
The Bahá’í World, Vol 10 YES
The Bahá’í World, Vol 11 YES
The Bahá’í World, Vol 12 YES
The Bahá’í World, Vol 13 YES
The Bahá’í World, Vol 14 YES
The Bahá’í World, Vol 15 YES
The Bahá’í World, Vol 16 YES
The Bahá’í World, Vol 17 YES
The Bahá’í World, Vol 18 YES
The Bahá’í World, Vol 19 YES
The Baha’I World 1997-98 YES
Bibliography of English Language Works on the Babi and Baha’I Faiths YES
Selections from the Writings of the Bab YES
Asiyyih Khanum YES
The Bab (Balyuzi) YES
Baha’u’llah (Balyuzi) YES
`Abdu’l-Baha (Balyuzi) YES
Bahiyyih Khanum: The Greatest Holy Leaf YES
Memories of `Abdu’l-Baha YES
Secret of Divine Civilization YES
Selected Poems (Robert Hayden) YES
Dawn over Mount Hira YES
Traces that Remain (Barbara Sims) YES
When We Grow Up YES
Synopsis and Codification of the Kitab-i-Aqdas YES
Ali’s Dream: The Story of Baha’u’llah (John Hatcher) YES
Spirit in Action: Teaching the Faith (Nathan Rutstein) YES
Circle of Peace YES
Circle of Unity YES
World Peace and World Government (Tyson) YES
The Baha’I Faith (Patrick Vickers) YES
The Bahá’í Faith: God’s Greatest Gift to Humankind YES
Amatu’l-Baha Visits India (Nakhjavani) YES
Achieving Peace by the Year 2000 YES
The Heavens are Cleft Asunder YES
Religion for Mankind (Horace Holley) YES
The Brilliant Stars (Rost) YES
Fire on the Mountaintop YES
Elements of the Baha’i Faith YES
Science and Religion (Khurshid) YES
The New Light on the Spirit Path YES
Counsels of Perfection (Coy) YES
Thoughts: Education for Peace and One World YES
Oher People, Other Places (Gail) YES
A Cry from the Heart (Sears) YES
What is the Baha’i Faith (Rene Derkse) YES
The March of the Institutions YES
Fire and Blood YES
Fire and Gold YES
Great Themes of Life (Eric Bowes) YES
Occasions of Grace (White) YES
Huququ’llah Compilation (Canada) YES
The Covenant of Baha’u’llah YES
Tomorrow and Tomorrow (Cobb) YES
Planning Progress (Thomas) YES
The Will and Testament of `Abdu’l-Baha YES
Two Wings of a Bird YES
The Path Toward Spirituality (Vafa’i) YES
The Chinese Religin and the Bahai Faith YES
Buddhism and the Baha’I Faith YES
Growing into Peace (Mary Perkins) YES
Turning Point: Messages of the Universal House of Justice, 1996-2006 YES
Turning Point for all Nations YES
Baha’i Proofs (Abu’l-Fadl)  
`Abdu’l-Baha in their Midst  
`Abdu’l-Baha in America YES
Advancement of Women YES
Adventures of the Dawn-Breaker YES
Agnes Parsons’ Diary YES
239 Days YES
Alain Locke (Buck) YES
All Things Made New YES
Ain-i-Bahá’í: Payam-i-Asmani baraye solh va sa’adat jahani (The Bahá’í Faith: Heavenly Message for Peace and Happiness of the World)(Persian) YES
And the Trees Clapped their Hands YES
An Early Pilgrimage YES
Anvil of the Spirit YES
Apocalypse Secrets YES
Arc of Ascent YES
Arches of the Years  
Arohanui: Letters from Shoghi Effendi to New Zealand YES
Ascent of Society YES
Babi and Bahá’í Religions (Smith) YES
The Baha’i (McMullen) YES
Baha’i and Globalization  
Baha’I Ethics, vol 1 (Schaefer)  
Baha’I Ethics, vol 2 (Schaefer)  
The Baha’i Faith 1844-1963: Information Statistical and Comparative: Including the Achievements of the Ten Year International Baha’I Teaching and Consolidation Plan 1953-1963 YES
The Baha’i Faith and the world religions YES
The Baha’I Faith: A Short Introduction (Momen) YES
The Baha’i Faith and Islam YES
Bahá’u’lláh King of Glory YES
The Baha’I Faith in America (Garlington) YES
The Baha’i Faith in America volume 1 YES
Bahá’í Faith in America volume 2 YES
Baha’I Holy Places at the World Centre YES
Baha’i Prayers ( revised edition 1951, NSA Baha’is of the British Isles) good condition, C YES
Baha’i Prayers: Prayer: the Key that Unlocks the heart of heaven YES
Baha’I Marriage and Family Life YES
The Baha’is of Iran  
The Baha’i Teachings: A Resurgent Model of the Universe YES
Baha’u’llah (Monjazeb) YES
Bahaullah: a short biography (Momen) YES
Bahaullah: a Portrait (Hoffman) YES
Bahá’u’lláh Dar Qur’an (Bahá’u’lláh in the Qur’an) YES
Bahá’u’lláh: The One Promised in All Scriptures YES
A Basic Baha’i chronology YES
Basic Baha’i dictionary YES
Beyond the clash of religions (Schaeffer)  
Bible Proofs YES
Blessings beyond measure YES
Blueprint for a new world YES
Call to the Nations YES
Call to Remembrance YES
The challenge of Bahaullah YES
Child of the Covenant YES
The chosen highway YES
Choosing Your Destiny YES
Christ and Bahaullah YES
Christianity Renewed, vol. 1 YES
Christianity Renewed, vol 2 YES
Christianity Renewed, vol 3 YES
Close Connections (Hatcher) YES
Come Now, Let Us Reason Together YES
A Companion to the Study of the Kitab-i-Iqan YES
Concise encyclopedia of the Baha’i faith YES
Consent of Parents YES
Consultation (Kolstoe) YES
Conversations (Hatcher) YES
Corinne True (Rutstein) YES
Covenant of Baha’u’llah YES
Creating a New Mind YES
Creative Circle YES
Crystalizations YES
The Dawning Place YES
Death: The Door of Heaven YES
Decisive Hour YES
Delight of the Hearts YES
Diary of Juliet Thompson YES
Dimensions of Spirituality YES
Distinctive Aspects of Baha’i Education YES
Door of Hope YES
Dr. Muhajir YES
The Earth is But One Country YES
Earthly Paradise  
Education in the Bahá’í Family YES
Education on Trial YES
Emergence YES
Eminent Bahá’ís in the time of Bahá’u’lláh YES
Equal Circles YES
Essence of the Covenant YES
The Eternal Voice YES
Eternal Quest for God YES
Ethel Jenner Rosenberg YES
Evolution and Bahá’í Belief YES
Exploring a Framework for Moral Education YES
The Face of God Among Us YES
The Flame YES
For the Good of Mankind (Vader) YES
A Fortress for WellBeing YES
From Copper to Gold YES
From the Auroral Darkness YES
From Vision to Victory YES
Gate of the Heart YES
Gems of Divine Mysteries YES
George Townshend YES
The Glorious Journey to God YES
Gnostic Apocalypse and Islam YES
God Loves Laughter YES
God Speaks Again YES
God’s 19 Great Little Tranquilizers YES
The Great Adventure YES
The Great African Safari YES
The Greatest News YES
Green Acre on the Piscataqua YES
The Guardian of the Bahá’í Faith YES
Hands of the Cause of God (DVD), vol. 1 YES
He Cometh with Clouds: A Bahá’í View of Christ’s Return YES
Hands of the Cause of God (DVD), vol. 2 YES
He Loved and Served YES
Healing Racism in America YES
Heart of the Gospel YES
Her Eternal Crown YES
Heritage of Light YES
Hermann Grossmann YES
High Endeavors YES
Hinduism and the Bahá’í Faith YES
Historical Dictionary of the Bahá’í Faith (Hugh Adams)  
Hope for a Global Ethic YES
Human Rights in an Advancing Civilization YES
Human Rights, the United Nations, and the Bahá’ís in Iran  
Imperishable Dominion YES
The Search for Nirvana YES
Index of Quotations from the Baha’i Sacred Writings YES
In His Presence YES
In the Glory of the Father YES
The Glory of the Father: The Case for Christ and Bahá’u’lláh  YES
Iranian Bahá’ís of Jewish Background YES
Iran’s Secret Pogrom YES
I Shall Come Again YES
Islam and the Bahá’í Faith (Momen) YES
Islamic Contributions to Civilization YES
Japan Will Turn  Ablaze YES
Khadijih Begum YES
King of Kings YES
Kitab-i-Aqdas YES
Kitab-i-Iqan YES
The Lab, the Temple, and the Market YES
Lady Blomfield  
Law and International Order  
The Law of Love Enshrined  
Leo Tolstoy and the Bahá’í Faith YES
Leroy Ioas+A37 YES
Letters and Essays (Abu’l-Fadl) YES
Lidia YES
Abbas Effendi: Life and Teachings YES
Light Shineth in Darkness YES
Lighting the Western Sky YES
Light of Divine Guidance  
Lights of Fortitude YES
Lights of Guidance YES
Local Spiritual Assembly Handbook (Australia) YES
Logic and Logos YES
Logos and Civilization YES
Longing: Stories of Racial Healing YES
Lord of Lords YES
Love, Power and Justice YES
Lua Getsinger: Herald of the Covenant  
Mahatma Gandhi and the Bahá’ís  
The Macau Bahá’í Community in its Early Years  
The Magnet of Divine Blessings YES
Mahmud’s Diary YES
Making the Crooked Straight YES
Manna from Heaven YES
Mark Tobey: Art and Belief YES
Marriage: A Fortress for Wellbeing YES
Martha Root: Herald of the Kingdom YES
Martha Root: Lioness at the Threshold YES
The Martyrdom of the Báb YES
The Martyr-Prophet of a World Faith (1950, William Sears)  good condition, P YES
The Master in Akka YES
Maxwells of Montreal YES
Meditations on the Eve of November 4th YES
A Meeting with Shoghi Effendi YES
Memorials of the Faithful YES
Memories of `Abdu’l-Bahá YES
My Memories of Bahá’u’lláh YES
Messages of the Universal House of Justice, 1963-86 YES
Messages to the Antipodes YES
Messages to Canada YES
Messages of Shoghi Effendi to the Indian Subcontinent YES
Messenger of Joy YES
Mind, Heart, and Spirit  
Minimalism (William Hatcher) YES
Ministry of the Custodians YES
Miracles and Metaphors YES
Mirror of the Divine YES
Modernity and the Millennium YES
Mulla Husayn YES
Munirih Khanum  
My Pilgrimage to Haifa, November 1919 YES
Mysticism, Science and Revelation YES
New Keys to theBook of Revelation YES
Never Be Afraid to Dare YES
Not Every Sea Hath Pearls YES
Occasions of Grace YES
The Old Churches and the New World-Faith  YES
Ocean of His Words YES
Olya’s Story YES
One God Many Faiths YES
One World One People YES
On Wings of Destiny YES
Other People Other Places YES
Origins of the Bahá’í Community of Canada  
Paradise and Paradigm  
Peace: More than an End to War YES
The Phenomenon of Religion  
The Phoenix and the Ashes YES
Poems of the Passing YES
Portals to Freedom YES
Portraits of Some Bahá’í Women  
Prayers from the Bab YES
Prescription for Living YES
Priceless Pearl YES
Prince of Peace (Sears) YES
Proclamation of Bahá’u’lláh YES
Proclaim the Greatest Name YES
Proofs from the Holy Qur’án Regarding the Advent of Bahá’u’lláh YES
Prophet’s Daughter (Janet Khan) YES
Promise of All Ages YES
Promise of World Peace YES
Prophecies of Jesus YES
Psyche and Eros YES
Psychology of Spirituality YES
Pupil of the Eye YES
Purpose of Physical Reality YES
Quddus YES
Racial Unity: A Social Imperative YES
Racism: Unraveling the Fear YES
Radio Bahá’í Ecuador YES
Reason and Revelation  
Reginald Tuvey: Life and Art  
Rejoice in My Gladness: The Life of Tahirih YES
Release the Sun YES
Religion in Iran  
Religion on the Healing Edge YES
Response YES
Resurrection and Renewal YES
Re-thinking Re-visioning Re-placing  
Revelation and Social Reality YES
Revelation of Bahá’u’lláh, vol. 1 YES
Revelation of Bahá’u’lláh, vol. 2 YES
Revelation of Bahá’u’lláh, vol. 3 YES
Revelation of Bahá’u’lláh, vol. 4 YES
Revisioning the Sacred YES
Robe of Light  
Sacred Acts Sacred Space Sacred Time YES
Scripture and Revelation YES
Search for a Just Society YES
Search for Values YES
The Secret of Life YES
Seeking Faith YES
Selections from the Writings of `Abdu’l-Bahá YES
A Sense of History  
Seven Candles of Unity YES
Seven Martyrs of Hurmuzak YES
Seven Mysteries of Life YES
Seven Valleys and Four Valleys YES
The Sheltering Branch YES
Shoghi Effendi (Giachery) YES
Shoghi Effendi in Oxford YES
So Great a Cause YES
Shoghi Effendi (Marcus Bach) YES
Social and Economic Development (Vick) YES
Some Bahá’ís to Remember YES
Some Early Bahá’ís of the West YES
Song Celestial YES
Spiritual Enterprise YES
Spiritual Solution to Economic Problems YES
Standing Up for Humanity YES
Star of the West, vol. 1 YES
Star of the West, vol. 2 YES
Star of the West, vol. 3 YES
Star of the West, vol. 4 YES
Star of the West, vol. 5 YES
Star of the West, vol. 6 YES
Star of the West, vol. 7 YES
Star of the West, vol. 8 YES
The Station and Claims of Bahá’u’lláh YES
Story of Bahá’u’lláh YES
Story of My Heart YES
Story of the Black Men’s Gathering YES
Study of Bahá’u’lláh’s Tablet to the Christians YES
Studying the Writings of Shoghi Effendi YES
Style of the Kitab-i-Aqdas (Bushrui) YES
Sudden Music YES
Summons of the Lord of Hosts YES
Summon Up Remembrance  
Symbol and Secret YES
Tabernacle of Unity YES
Tahirih: Portrait in Poetry YES
Tahirih in History  
Take My Love to the Friends  
Teaching: The Crown of Eternal Glory YES
Ten Days in the Light of Akka YES
These Perspicuous Verses YES
Thief in the Night YES
Thornton Chase YES
Thy Kingdom Come YES
To Be One YES
To Dine With Blameless Ethiopians YES
To Move the World YES
Toward the Most Great Justice  
Towards the Summit of Reality  
Transition to a Global Society YES
Traveler’s Narrative YES
Tribute to Amatul-Baha Ruhiyyih Khanum YES
Tribute to Mark Tobey  
True Foundation of All Economics YES
Twenty-Five Years of the Guardianship YES
Ultimate Visions YES
Under the Divine Lote Tree (McLean)  
Understanding Biblical Evidence YES
Understanding Christian Beliefs YES
Understanding Biblical Prophecy YES
Unfolding Destiny YES
Unity of Faith and Reason in Action YES
Unity: The Creative Foundation for Peace YES
Unless and Until YES
Unrestrained as the Wind YES
Unsheathing the Sword of Wisdom YES
Unveiling the Hidden Words YES
Violence-Free Family YES
Vision of Racial Unity YES
Vision of Shoghi Effendi YES
Voyage of Love YES
The Way Out of the Dead End (Sabet) YES
William Harry Randall YES
The Wine of Astonishment YES
Witness of Pebbles YES
World Order of Bahá’u’lláh YES
World Peace and World Government YES
Writings and Utterances of `Abdu’l-Bahá YES
Writings of Bahá’u’lláh YES
Years of Silence (Alizad) YES
Year with the Bahá’ís in India and Burma YES
Youth in the Vanguard YES
Zikrullah Khadem YES
Asking Questions / B. Nakhjavani YES
Buddha Maitrya-Amitabha Has Appeared / J. Fozdar YES
Day of Glory: The Life of Bahá’u’lláh / M. Perkins YES
Days of Ridvan [Kalimát] YES
Declaration of Trust/By-Laws of NSA US YES
The Desire of the World / R. Rabbani, comp. YES
Divine Therapy / A. Honnold,  comp. YES
Episodes in the Life of Moneereh Khanum YES
**Faith & A World Economy / G. Robiati YES
Falling Into Grace / J. St Rain YES
Four on an Island / B. Nakhjavání YES
From Iran East and West [Kalimát] [a.k.a. Studies in B/B History, v.2] YES
From Strength to Strength / E. Braun YES
The God of Buddha / J. Fozdar YES
The Golden Ruse: A Universal Ethic / H. T. D. Rost YES
A Guide to Studying Messages from the Universal House of Justice, 1963-1988 YES
Healing Racism: Education’s Role / N. Rutstein YES
The Heavens Are Cleft Asunder / H. Sabet YES
Hour of the Dawn / M. Perkins YES
Huqúqu’lláh: Extracts… [Canada] YES
The Importance of Obligatory Prayer and Fasting [B.W.C.] YES
Individual Rights and Freedoms in the World Order of Bahá’u’lláh / House of Justice YES
The Institution of the Counsellors / [House of Justice] YES
In Galilee / T. Chase YES
Jesus Christ in Sacred Bahá’í Literature / M. Sours YES
A Love Which Does Not Wait / J. Ruhe-Schoen YES
A Manual for Pioneers / R. Rabbani YES
The Metropolis of Satan / G. Matthews YES
The Mystery of God / I. Muhajer, comp. YES
Names and Numbers / E. Zohoori YES
National Spiritual Assembly compilation [B.P.T.] YES
The Power of Unity: Beyond Prejudice and Racism / B. Taylor, comp. YES
Prayer: A Bahá’í Approach / W. and M. Hellaby YES
Principles of Bahá’í Administration [BPT British Isles] YES
Rights & Responsibilities: The Complementary Roles of the Individual and Institutions [Canada] YES
***Religion for Mankind / H. Holley YES
Stories of Bahá’u’lláh / A-A. Furútan, comp. YES
Studies in Bábí and Bahá’í History, v.1 [Kalimát] YES
Studies in the Bábí & Bahá’í Religions, v.5 (Studies in Honor of the Late Hasan M. Balyuzi) [Kalimát] YES
Translation of French Foot-notes of The Dawn-breakers  / E. M. Périgord YES
The Universal House of Justice / B.W.C., comp [England] YES
Unto God Shall We Return / H. Motlagh, comp. [BPT US] YES
Vignettes from the Life of `Abdu’l-Bahá / A. Honnold, ed. / [George Ronald] YES
Women: Extracts…, B.W.C., comp. / [BPT US] YES
The Throne of the Inner Temple YES
The Citadel of the Faith of Baha’u’llah (1948, Shoghi Effendi) good condition, P YES
The Goal of a New World Order (1938 (1976 reprint), Shoghi Effendi)  good condition, P YES
The Golden Age of the Cause of Baha’u’llah: A Supplement to “Baha’i Administration” (1932 (1939 reprint), Shoghi Effendi, Baha’i Publishing Committee New York)  good condition, P YES
The Mission of Baha’u’llah: Selections from the Holy Writings of the Baha’i Faith (1952 (1971 reprint), NSA Baha’is of United States) good condition, P YES
The Structure of Unity: An Introduction to the Baha’i Community in the United States (~ 1979 (includes photos of the 1979 NSA members), Baha’i Office of Public Affairs)  good condition, P YES
Declaration of Trust and By-Laws of the National Spiritual Assembly of the Baha’is of the United States,  By-Laws of a Local Spiritual Assembly (1965, NSA Baha’is of the United States) good condition, P YES
The Local Spiritual Assembly: An Institution of the Baha’i Administrative Order (1970, The Universal House of Justice)  good condition, P YES
Your Experience as a Baha’i (1948, Baha’i Publishing Committee, Wilmette IL) good condition, P YES
On Becoming a Baha’i: Basic Responsibilities and Privileges of Baha’i Membership (unknown date, Prepared by: National Spiritual Assembly of the Baha’is of the United States)  good condition, P YES
Baha’i Meetings and the Nineteen Day Feast: Extracts from the Writings of Baha’u’llah, ‘Abdu’l-Baha, and Shoghi Effendi (1976, The Universal House of Justice) good condition, P YES
Scholarship: Extracts from the Writings of Baha’u’llah, ‘Abdu’l-Baha, and Shoghi Effendi (1995, prepared by the Research Department of the Universal House of Justice)  excellent condition, P YES
Baha’i Education: A Compilation: Extracts from the Writings of Baha’u’llah, ‘Abdu’l-Baha, and Shoghi Effendi (1977, compiled by  the Research Department of the Universal House of Justice)  good condition, P YES