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The Doctrines of Epicurus - Annotated
By Cassius Amicus
Price: Free! Words: 30,060. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
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The Doctrines of Epicurus, philosopher of happiness and freedom, annotated with references from the authoritative ancient Epicurean sources.
The Epic of Gilgamesh, the Teachings of Siduri and How Siduri's Ancient Advice Can Help Guide Us to a Happier Life
By Peter Dyr
Price: Free! Words: 17,720. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
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This book contains the complete text for the Epic of Gilgamesh based, as much as possible, on the original Old Babylonian tablets. It also discusses both the teachings of Siduri and how Siduri's ancient advice can help guide us to a happier life.
A Few Days With Epicurus
By Cassius Amicus
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 69,710. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
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"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.
Meaning: the History of Western Philosophy
By Dr Clinton J de Bruyn
Price: Free! Words: 41,020. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » European philosophy
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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.