Books tagged: stoicism

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Jesus Potter Harry Christ: The Fascinating Parallels Between Two of the World's Most Popular Literary Characters
By Derek Murphy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 161,530. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
Jesus Potter Harry Christ uses the similarities between Jesus and Harry to re-open the debate over the historical Jesus, arguing that both Harry and Jesus are spiritual metaphors told in the literary form of historical fiction.
Virtue
By Kato
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 1,180. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
Who is the virtuous man, and how does his virtue affect himself and the world around him? Throughout history, men have believed themselves to be just, yet in actuality their virtues mask cruel depravity on a scale seen over and over across history through the form of despotic rules and indifferent populations. How has this come about? In "Virtue", Kato ponders these questions of virtue.
The Quintessence
By Michael Faust
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 49,840. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2011 by Mike Hockney. Category: Nonfiction
This is the story of an alternative history of the West, one where Christianity never happened. The tale of this bright world that never was begins with the pre-Socratic philosophers of ancient Greece, some of the greatest, boldest and most imaginative thinkers of all time. This is the tale of the infinitely mysterious Quintessence, the divine fifth element.
The Enchiridion of Epictetus
By David Tuffley
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,350. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2011 by Altiora Publications. Category: Nonfiction
The Enchiridion of Epictetus is a classic Stoic text, now written in modern English. Long considered an excellent manual of practical philosophy, you can apply it beneficially to your everyday life. The timeless message of the Enchiridion is as practical today as it was in ancient Greece. Perhaps this is where the it gets its enduring power and long-life. It really does work, start using it today.
The Meditations of Marcus Aurelius: A Primer
By David Tuffley
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,420. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2012 by Altiora Publications. Category: Nonfiction
The Meditations of Marcus Aurelius is a perennial, belonging to a very special category of book that has but a few members out of the millions of books ever published; longevity. It has a simple, powerful message that is as fresh and useful today as it was nearly two thousand years ago. The greater the Truth, the more simply it can be put. Put it to work in your own life and live better.
Stoicism: A Practical Guide to the Select Works of Seneca
By M. James Ziccardi
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,090. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction
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".
Roman Stoicism: Words to Live (and Die) By
By M. James Ziccardi
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,170. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction
This book is an assemblage of some of the most insightful and enlightening ideas which have been extracted from the writings of four of the most influential figures in the philosophy of Stoicism: Seneca, Musonius Rufus, Epictetus, and Marcus Aurelius.
Nairod (Eng)
By A Vancy
Price: $4.30 USD. Words: 6,000. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2013. Category: Screenplays
A Portrait of Dorian Gray in reverse through the adventures of a knight during the siege of Antioch. Meeting between a barbarian Christian knight and a refined and educated Muslim emir who introduces the knight to ancient philosophy, particularly Stoicism as well as Sufism and the Bhagavad Gita.