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Thus Purred Catius' Cat
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,640. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
"Thus Purred Catius Cat" is a poem for children of all ages. This original short poem composed in January of 2013 was written to summarize the basic principles of Epicurean theory and practice in a form for the new student of the subject. The subjects covered in the poem are taken from the remaining texts of original Epicurean doctrine as preserved by Diogenes Laertius and Lucretius.
The Epic of Gilgamesh, the Teachings of Siduri and How Siduri's Ancient Advice Can Help Guide Us to a Happier Life
Price: Free! Words: 17,720. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
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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.
How Do You Know You're Reading a Book? And Other Strange Questions Answered By Old Greek Guys
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,340. Language: American English. Published: January 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
How do you know you're reading right now? To many it seems obvious, but to a strange group of people—philosophers—it's not so obvious. This book is a humorous look at philosophy's strange answers, and even stranger people. Included are original sources, summaries, questions to think about, and paradoxes about knowledge and nuclear fission.
Consideration For Every Living Thing
Price: Free! Words: 32,560. Language: American English. Published: July 5, 2012 by Spirit Wine Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
From government hush-ups, 911 attacks, and nuclear radiation, to the ancient wisdom necessary to make the desperate and urgent changes to save mankind and the planet Earth, this book covers it all! Car Ingman's five decades of research exposes it all and yet guides the concerned and responsible reader to the steps of remedy, individual and corporate. A MUST READ for all caring citizens of Earth!
The Ancient Science of Death and Rebirth
Price: Free! Words: 88,420. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
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.
Cercando dove l’acqua è più profonda
Price: Free! Words: 6,340. Language: Italian. Published: February 22, 2012 by Meligrana Giuseppe Editore. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
Cercare la sapienza, il senso delle cose, degli eventi e forse del mondo è un po’ come cercare l'acqua. Per questo è necessario immergersi e setacciare dove l'acqua è più profonda e cercare, osservare, frugare… Un po' come quando si cerca di capire che la vita è un eterno fluire, mutare, trasformarsi e rinnovarsi…
The Enchiridion of Epictetus
Series: Text Book, Book 7 · On the Spiritual Path, Book 15 · Applied Psychology, Book 11 · Applied Philosophy, Book 6 · Leadership, Book 7. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,340. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2011 by Altiora Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
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.
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 » Ancient philosophy
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.
The Secrets of Freemasonry
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,190. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2011 by Secretarius MEMPS. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
Freemasonry is a cloaked mystery, baptised in symbolism; consequently, to get a clear understanding is virtually unattainable, because regardless of your finding, it will only manifest that you have still been eluded. When dealing with speculative symbolism, the concrete is not part of the equation whatsoever. Elijah Muhammad demystifies this with simplistic clarity. This is true light.
Universe: An Equation!
Price: Free! Words: 1,570. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
'Universe:An Equation' is a philosophical article in which I tried to treat the concept of 'Justice' by the help of scientific explanations.
Sophronismos - The Rise of Alcibiades
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,890. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy, Fiction » Historical » General
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.
The Doctrines of Epicurus - Annotated
Price: Free! Words: 30,000. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2011. Categories: 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.
A Life Worthy of the Gods - The Life And Work of Epicurus
Price: Free! Words: 59,820. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
This book provides the core ancient texts which are the primary documentation for all our knowledge of the Life and Work of Epicurus, the philosopher of Happiness and Freedom.
The Tripod of Truth: An Introduction to the Book That Fell From The Heavens
Price: Free! Words: 15,330. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
An introduction to Epicurus' Canon of Truth, the theory of knowledge that underlies Epicureanism. This work collects the remaining ancient sources and sets forth the foundation on which Epicurus erected his philosophy of happy living.
The Same Span of Time - The Major Works of Thomas Cooper M.D.
Price: Free! Words: 56,090. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
The major works on philosophy and religion by Thomas Cooper, M.D., personal friend of Thomas Jefferson and James Madison, and second president of the University of South Carolina.
末法消災錄
Price: Free! Words: 970. Language: Chinese. Published: February 8, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
末法消災錄
On Three Legs We Stand: Epicurus and The Dialogues of Jackson Barwis
Price: Free! Words: 41,490. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
The Dialogues of Jackson Barwis on Liberty and on Innate Principles, with an Introduction comparing these views to those of Epicurus. Jackson Barwis, a contemporary of Thomas Jefferson, explains how the inalienable rights of men are grounded in innate principles provided to men by Nature, and contrasts this view with the "blank slate" view of John Locke.
Understanding Plato: 'The Symposium'
Series: Understanding Philosophy, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,810. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
This guide examines Plato's discussion of love in The Symposium. It covers all the speeches, culminating in Alcibiades's drunken homage to Socrates, and explores the moral dimensions Plato attaches to love, as well as key concepts such as Common and Heavenly love.
Lion of Epicurus - Lucian and His Epicurean Passages
Price: Free! Words: 73,680. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
The philosophy of Epicurus is the theme of "Lion of Epicurus, Lucian and his Epicurean Passages." These selections from the Second Century AD illuminate the ideas and attitudes of the early Epicureans and are delightful reading for anyone interested in basic philosophical and religious issues. Lucian's reputation is well known, but not so well known is his Epicurean orientation.