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Plato's 7 Early Period Dialogues
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 76,170. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
7 Early Dialogues : In these dialogues, Socrates is the central character, and is believed to be expressing his own views. These are the only remaining record of Socrates' teachings; hence these are known as the Socratic dialogues. Apology (the Death of Socrates) Crito Charmides, or Temperance Laches or Courage Lysis, or Friendship Euthyphro Ion
All Things Natural
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 77,450. Language: British English. Published: November 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
Ficino's commentary on Plato's Timaeus offers the English reader, for the first time, an opportunity to share the insights of this highly influential Renaissance philosopher into one of Plato's most important and controversial works. Here are discussed the perennial questions which affect us all: What is the nature of the universe? How did it begin? Does it have a cause outside itself?
Searching For Prometheus--Discovering the Soul of American Medicine in the Philosophies of Traditional China
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 189,360. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
The U.S. has the most advanced healthcare system in the world, yet Americans seem to be less healthy than ever before. We need new tools to enhance our diagnostic and treatment capabilities and promote better health. Integrating aspects of alternative medical therapies like Traditional Chinese Medicine with our own could be the answer, and it can be done without compromising our science.
La historia de Mencio
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 56,170. Language: Spanish. Published: January 10, 2014 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Philosopher biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Philosopher biography
Mencio fue un gran pensador, estadista, pedagogo e intérprete más importante de las doctrinas de Confucio. Este libro ofrece una descripción real de su vida y expone su teoría acerca de que "los hombres nacen buenos", su defendida afirmación de que todos los gobernantes deben practicar una política de "benevolencia" y su tendencia a respetar, valorar y amar a las personas.
Elemental Epicureanism
Price: Free! Words: 147,720. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
A Guide to the Ancient Philosophy of Independent Thinking And Personal Happiness, Based on the Texts of Its Founder and Leading Proponents. Prepared from the ancient texts of Epicurus, Lucretius, Diogenes of Oinoinda, and others.
Universal Philosophy
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 92,230. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
An easily comprehensible and practical explanation of «universal philosophy» – the essence behind all philosophical and spiritual teachings with emphasis on how to employ these concepts in our daily lives. This book gives us answers to the most important questions. Who are we? Why are we hear? What is the purpose of our lives? How can we manifest our purpose? Prerequisites to a meaningful life.
A Few Days In Athens - With Notes and Appendix by Cassius Amicus
Price: Free! Words: 70,080. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
(5.00 from 1 review)
"A Few Days With Epicurus" contains the complete text of Frances Wright's 1820 Masterpiece "A Few Days In Athens, with an introduction, notes, and Appendix "Elemental Epicureanism" by Cassius Amicus. Thomas Jefferson stated that Wright's book was "a treat to me of the highest order," and her work stands today as the most important defense of Epicurus composed since the ancient world.
Yi Jing: The True Images of the Circular Changes (Zhou Yi) Completed by the Four Sages
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 74,700. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
This is the first book of my trilogy entitled "The True Images, Numbers and Ideas of Change" and written to help the diviners by the 'Yi Jing' in their interpretations. Any attempt to translate the statements without translating of the diagrams themselves is to shallow their oracular significances. The book is enriched with 69 illustrations to invite the reader to master the ritual of divination.
The Golden Sayings of Epictetus In Plain and Simple English (Translated)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,560. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
The wisdom of Epictetus will inspire you...if you can understand it. Let BookCaps help with this modern retelling of Euripides' classic work! If you have struggled in the past reading the ancient classic, then BookCaps can help you out. We all need refreshers every now and then. Whether you are a student trying to cram for that big final, or someone just trying to understand a book more, BookC
One God In You And Me: Freedom From Religion
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,710. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
The purpose of this book is to look for a common ground among multitudes of diversities, to seek harmony amid disharmony, to find similarity among dissimilarity, and to inquire at that point where all philosophies, all religions converge. This is a look at GOD from many different viewpoints, religious and otherwise.
Our Universal Journey
Price: $15.30 USD. Words: 68,900. Language: Australian English. Published: June 7, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening
(4.90 from 39 reviews)
Our Universal Journey is a unique book of Self-Empowerment on a Universal scale and beyond exposing the Planetary matrix and even the Cosmic matrix. A unique perspective surpassing the paradigms of science, religion, the occults and new age. The level of knowledge and wisdom shared is the foundation for awakening into an aware and conscious Being, and consequently Freedom and Sovereignty of Spirit
The Ancient Science of Death and Rebirth
Price: Free! Words: 88,420. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
Presenting an ancient teaching passed down from teacher to student for thousands of years, the author provides the science and scriptural evidence regarding death and what awaits us after death. PLEASE DO NOT POST A REVIEW.
La Voie de l'humanité, livre 2
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 55,350. Language: French. Published: March 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
L’humanité trace sa voie elle-même, en suivant ses aspirations internes, et en s’adaptant à son milieu naturel et social. Ce livre s’attache à découvrir les principaux aspects de la situation actuelle, ainsi que les orientations nouvelles dont l’humanité a besoin, et qu’elle cherche obscurément. Cet ouvrage est donc écrit pour l’essentiel par ce que l’ensemble des humains porte en eux.
And Then God Said... Then I Said... Then He Said... Volume Two
Price: $13.99 USD. Words: 83,160. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Body, mind, & spirit, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Body, mind, & spirit
God speaks on today and tomorrow, philosophy on life and death, prophecy about Earth changes, 2012 and beyond, planetary consciousness and intergalactic relationships, Star Keepers Walk-ins and Masters. All information in "the God Book" series has been transmitted to us by God.
Names, Things and Numbers - From the books of the Bible
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 83,980. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
The subject of Names, Things and Numbers, based on thematic studies conducted by Fernando D’Amico and Jacques Wisman, is proposed in this book as a themed walk through the passages of Scripture from the Old and New Testament. The world of deep relationships between the names, numbers and things have always interested and fascinated thinkers of all time.
Earth, Water, Wind and Fire - From the books of the Bible
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 83,540. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
The subject of Earth, Water, Wind and Fire, based on thematic studies conducted by Fernando D’Amico and Jacques Wisman, is proposed in this book as a themed walk through the passages of Scripture from the Old and New Testament.Earth, water, air and fire, represented the primordial elements by which the ancient philosophy had interpreted the natural world, both physically and psychologically.
The Ethics of the Greek Philosophers:Socrates, Plato, and Aristotle; and Psychic Phenomena in Greco-Roman Times
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 91,420. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
In 1896, Columbia Professor of logic and ethics, Dr. James H. Hyslop’s stated his lectures “on the Greek ethics attributed to Plato, Socrates and Aristotle is an attempt to reduce the conceptions of Greek ethics to the same terms as those in which modern problems in this field express themselves. Too many philosophers merely transliterate the language of antiquity instead of translating it."
Polythrýleta. Sistemas explicativos y mutación conceptual en el pensamiento griego.
Price: Free! Words: 92,090. Language: Spanish. Published: October 13, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Linguistics, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Linguistics
Los orígenes de la tradición occidental pertenecen a la categoría de “polythrýleta”cosas muy discutidas. La experiencia griega está transida de una mutación conceptual de surgimiento paulatino y recreación vertiginosa.
An Introduction To The Nature Of Things
Price: Free! Words: 103,420. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
This ebook is devoted to the epic poem composed in 50 BC by Titus Lucretius Carus, entitled in Latin "De Rerum Natura." This poem is devoted to explaining how to live a happy life through Epicurean philosophy. The primary feature of this ebook is the complete nineteenth century translation by H.A.J. Munro, one of the foremost classical scholars of his time.
Sophronismos - The Rise of Alcibiades
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,890. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
A book about philosophy and historical fiction that explores the life of Socrates and his associates during the middle period of his life. It was during this time that Athens and all of Greece was in turmoil, and the father of western philosphy underwent a significant transformation.