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Darla's Song
Price: Free! Words: 61,430. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Biography
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
"Darla's Song" is the true tale of a senior American Eskimo dog, all but abandoned to die. She is adopted by a loving woman and her reluctant husband. Over the course of time, Darla melts even the coldest of hearts and sets into motion some life-altering experiences for everyone within her reach.
The Gift
Price: Free! Words: 47,230. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2012 by The Wessex Collective. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Biography, Essay » Literature
“The Gift is one woman's journey to find an answer from the horror of the past. It is a quest to bring to rest the guilt of the next generation, the children of the survivors and refugees surrounded by an immense family of ghosts...Seen through the cycle of the seasons, she, the first person narrator, tries to put the past not to rest but to life." Barb Radmore
Silent Giants: A North American Odyssey
Price: Free! Words: 7,450. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2008. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Biography
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Occasionally life presents the opportunity to do something very special. For me that opportunity came in the summer of 1991 when I flew my classic Cessna 195 from St.John's, Newfoundland, to Cabo San Lucas, Mexico. Our story begins just as the cliffs of the Newfoundland coast slowly emerge from the gray ocean mist...
Poetic-Dissertation
Price: Free! Words: 3,390. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Biography
This is a memoir, an understanding in poetic form. These words are part of my inner-most being. Derived from society's tug of war, brought-forth within the matters of self-awareness and the struggles of one's heart.
An Introduction to Western Philosophy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,840. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2011. Categories: 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.
Creative Potency
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 17,140. Language: Australian English. Published: August 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Biography
In order to truly understand the creative force one can be,one needs to know oneself resonantly. In doing so one understands both one’s past and the future one is headed toward. Over and above that, one understands more deeply one's connection to the world, the universe, the greater Life that one is a part of.
What the Hell Were You Thinking?
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 12,720. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Biography
"Lawrence King's book illustrates his reinvention from being incarcerated to Head Chef, Buddhist, and caregiver. Like his dissimilar careers, Mr. King's articles and commentaries are distinct and varied offering insight into his complex character. A globally minded, concerned citizen of the world, Mr. King shows us that change can happen." —Rose C. Nardi, VP, Peoples Bank
Portraits in Philosophy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 44,210. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / General, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Biography
Readers of this decorative and informative book will find a treasure-trove of valuable information about many of the greatest thinkers ever to have shaped the Western world. Beginning with Thales of Miletus and ending with Robert Nozick, Portraits in Philosophy examines 50 of the most influential Western philosophers of the past two millenniums.
Mays Window
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 36,810. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Biography
A true Story....Olivia May is a young girl who has a unique view of the world. Olivia will take you down a winding road of tantalizing possibilities with her literary independence and her unbent morality. Has Olivia's rope of destiny been determined or can she combat her dire physical position with the regenerative power of her mind and the regenerative mercy of her God and her family.
A Baby Boomer's Take on Life
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,800. Language: Australian English. Published: June 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Biography
As a child of the sixties I have seen many changes. This book contains some of my life observations – an “I have learnt...” compilation to stimulate your own memories and opinions.
Bapu
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,510. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Philosopher biography, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Biography
This book is about Gandhiji, his life, work and philosophy.
Aristotle eating ice cream and other poems of little gravity
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,290. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Biography
a collection of poems, residue from my encounters during the 20 years from (1964-1985)--ok, 21
Гадкие утята
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 205,940. Language: Russian. Published: June 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Biography
Люди ведут себя рационально по отношению к толстым книгам, откладывая их... Что такое «рационально», можно прочесть в эссе «Гадкие утята». Ещё можно прочесть про априорные синтетические понятия чистого разума (на самом деле, одно единственное). Кант был прав, что без них невозможно, и Гегель был абсолютно прав, что их не может быть, но одно-таки нашлось. Оно же – простое (представляет нерушимое ед
It's Easy To Talk
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,760. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Biography
as a result of the 2008 crisis joe and helen are struggling to survive. the communityof owners having decided they no longer want a corrupt spaniard as president approach helen. an overwhelming vote count in helen's favour sees her elected president triggering an almighty fight between those who support her and those who don't; culminating in helen being accused of fraud and ending up in the doc
"Why Did Philip Have to Die?"
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 14,210. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Biography
During a single beat of the heart a person's life can change for infinity. Just as the organ continues to pulse, time also proceeds forward. Seven-year old Philip has finished his (final) dinner and is dashing across the street to continue playing with his friends. He never makes it to the other side. His life ends on the dotted line dividing the lanes of traffic. Why did Philip have to die?
Maybe it's just ME. A book of dualities by Giovanni Phillip Freeman
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 29,990. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Biography, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor & satire
(5.00 from 1 review)
Duality-the state or quality of being two or in two parts; dichotomy This book is for those like me who have had some tough times. It is filled with daily thoughts and introspection that got me through the situations in my life. Much of this introspection pertained to everyday life for all of us. During my own hardships, I wanted to feel good about LIFE...I wanted to see what I was missing..
Petit n'oublie jamais qui tu es
Price: $21.99 USD. Words: 53,590. Language: French. Published: March 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Biography
"Tout fait Retour". Tel est le secret de l’ancien mysticisme Perse, axé sur la lutte entre le bien et le mal. Secret que découvre progressivement M. Parfait, épithète ironique donnée à ce 'Surhomme' venu de l'Iran actuel, éternel errant qui s'interroge en boucle sur le sens des choses, les contradictions intimes de l'être, le devenir chaotique d'un monde en quête de Grands Hommes et créateurs.
Stay Negative on Your Two Beliefs
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,730. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Biography
I am not against the positive thinking. It charges you instantly like allopathic medicine (which act faster than other medication) or like a balloon. But the effect is decreased when the negative thoughts come in mind after a period of time. so here are some easy steps which helps you to stay negative on these belief.
My Maasai Experience: Reflections
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 24,410. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Biography, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Three weeks living a voluntary experience, with a Maasai family in Kenya, leaving an impact in my life. An adventure everyone should live at least once in a lifetime. Whilst getting to know different lifestyles, culture, language and people, one learns to appreciate the true meaning of life. From a dream to a real adventure, from a shock to a lifetime lesson, ending up as a memoir of reflections,