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A Bark In The Park-Finger Lakes: The 20 Best Places To Hike With Your Dog
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,670. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
The Finger Lakes are a great place to hike with your dog. Within a short drive your dog can climb hills that leave him panting, explore dark ravines, or circle lakes for miles and never lose sight of the water. This book describes the 20 best outings you can find with your best trail pal. While walking the dog, you'll get generous helpings of history, botany, geology and more.
Elogio della saggezza
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Price: $3.81 USD. Words: 24,230. Language: Italian. Published: December 18, 2010 by Meligrana Giuseppe Editore. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
Partendo dal concetto di saggezza quale è andato sviluppandosi dal tempo dei Greci, dei Romani e dei pensatori e mistici orientali sino ai nostri giorni, il libro indica le due vie per conseguirla: la contemplazione e l’azione disinteressata o “senza attaccamento”, ovverosia del rifiuto del mondo e dell’accettazione serena di tutto quanto ci accade.
A Walking Tour of Seneca, South Carolina
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,690. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
There is no better way to see America than on foot. And there is no better way to appreciate what you are looking at than with a walking tour. This walking tour of Seneca, South Carolina is ready to explore when you are. Each walking tour describes historical, architectural landmarks, cultural sites and ecclesiastic touchstones and provides step-by-step directions.
An Introduction to Western Philosophy
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,840. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Biography
Biographies and key ideas of twenty of the most important western philosophers, from Socrates, Plato and Aristotle to Nietzsche, Foucault and Derrida.
Second Chance
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 89,370. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Join Josh Holloway as he leads a team of time travelers back into the late 1500s to unite Native Americans, expel colonists, and make humans develop a reverence of nature and respect for Mother Earth. This is a fascinating read filled with basic truths, and historic insights.
Roaring River
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Series: American Frontier--Short Stories by Richard Puz, Story 6 . Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,190. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Bushwhackers ambush two men, killing one. The survivor leads a posse to track down the band of killers, leading to an epic battle.
Mary Jemison - The True Story
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Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 41,740. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Sanctioned by the Seneca nation as the only true account of the life of Mary Jemison, Gangi tells her story as if she had walked Mary's path.
Wessex Tales: "Julia" (Story 11)
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Price: Free! Words: 8,960. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
This story in the "Wessex Tales" collection—"Julia" (Story 11)—is sequel to "The Face in the Floor" (Story 10). It was Julia’s parents who commissioned their villa's magnificent mosaic floor in the previous tale; as a child, she watched the master-mosaicist lay it. As "Julia" begins, Julia is a young woman angry at life, angrier at expectations, and resisting marriage. (circa 335 CE)
Stoicism: A Practical Guide to the Select Works of Seneca
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,090. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
In this book, M. James Ziccardi presents in an easy to follow format the key passages and principal ideas that are put forward in six of Seneca’s most important works: On the Shortness of Life On Anger On the Happy Life On Peace of Mind On Benefits On Clemency. Portions of this book have been extracted from M. James Ziccardi’s "Roman Stoicism: Words to Live (and Die) By".
Meaning: the History of Western Philosophy
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Price: Free! Words: 41,020. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » European philosophy
This engaging and educational work examines the history of western philosophy and many of the greats who contributed to it, beginning with Socrates and Plato and ending with Nietzsche, Sartre and Camus. It provides an introduction to key western schools of thought and represents a valuable reference tool for philosophy students, while also showing how these philosophies are applicable today.