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Catius' Cat And The Forty Mice
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,930. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy, Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Ancient Civilizations
A second Epicurean poem for children of all ages, by the author of "Thus Purred Catius' Cat." This work, like the former aims to explain basic principles of Epicurean theory and practice in a form that is both easy-to-understand and faithful to the ancient texts.
The Golden Sayings of Epictetus In Plain and Simple English (Translated)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,560. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
The wisdom of Epictetus will inspire you...if you can understand it. Let BookCaps help with this modern retelling of Euripides' classic work! If you have struggled in the past reading the ancient classic, then BookCaps can help you out. We all need refreshers every now and then. Whether you are a student trying to cram for that big final, or someone just trying to understand a book more, BookC
Philosophyology: The Science of Philosophy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,640. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
Philosophyology: The Science of Philosophy, is a poetic compilation of ultimate and indisputable universal truths, imperative to accomplishing anything. This book has no filler text, only invaluable information and can be read in an hour. When used as life’s basic help manual, these verses should be read then reread, and read again.
Stoicism: A Practical Guide to the Select Works of Seneca
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,090. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » History & surveys / general
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".
Fundamental Aristotle: A Practical Guide to the Physics
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,320. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » History & surveys / general
Aristotle’s "Physics" remains one of the most influential works in all of Western Philosophy. For more than a thousand years it had stood as a pillar to all philosophical and scientific thought. In "Fundamental Aristotle: A Practical Guide to the Physics", M. James Ziccardi presents all of the essential ideas presented in the work in an easy to follow format.
Los Upanishad esenciales
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 44,050. Language: Spanish. Published: January 23, 2013 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Buddhist, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
Los Upanishad constituyen la parte final de los Veda; son el apice de la antigua filosofía hindu y han sido idóneamente definidos comos los "Himalaya del alma". Son la fuente primera de los conceptos basicos de la filosofía Hindu y la inspiracion no solo de los sistemas ortodoxos sino tambien de las llamadas escuelas heterodoxas.
The First Party
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,680. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Philosophy
A quorum of influential thinkers set stage for a memorable drinking party circa 380 B.C. Between arguments and a garden variety of layers of wisdom the genesis of platonic love is revealed.
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.
Return to Innocence
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 18,440. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Reference, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
Parents; You're raising a world citizen. You're creating a humanity that lives in higher consciousness & awareness, a society that is free from fear. A people who some day will make major decisions regarding your life. That's the realm of possibility when we raise children
One God In You And Me: Freedom From Religion
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,710. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religion & Science
The purpose of this book is to look for a common ground among multitudes of diversities, to seek harmony amid disharmony, to find similarity among dissimilarity, and to inquire at that point where all philosophies, all religions converge. This is a look at GOD from many different viewpoints, religious and otherwise.
The Inaction Wisdom of Lao Zi (Dao De Jing)
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 8,190. Language: Chinese (traditional). Published: August 22, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
Have you experienced the difficulty in understanding the ancient philosophy of Chinese. If so, you can try our concise translation in English. Sometimes, truth is not elusive at all. Enjoy it and have good time in reading. Joseph Chen Kevin Chen twntnacys@gmail.com
LunYu - Confucian Analects in English
Price: $9.00 USD. Words: 36,670. Language: Chinese (traditional). Published: August 22, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
Lun Yu (The Analects of Confucius) is a book documenting the words and deeds of the the Ultimate Sage, Confucius and his disciples. This book has been a must-read book among Chinese, Japanese and Korean for thousands of years. Now, the Confucian philosophy is widely discussed globally. Joseph Chen twntnacys@gmail.com
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!
Voluntad Creadora
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,060. Language: Spanish. Published: June 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Ancient Poetry, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
Aristóteles, por lo que podemos apreciar en su obra “El arte poética” vio en la Grecia de su tiempo una realidad que era obvia y evidente: existía un tipo de arte cuyo medio era la palabra, ya sea hablada o escrita. Esta es la Poesis aristotélicas; son los fundamentos poéticos que configuran la esencia poética de este gran filósofo.
Poesis
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,940. Language: Spanish. Published: June 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Aesthetics, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
Aristóteles es el sumum de la filosofía griega, pues realiza una síntesis de todas las oposiciones, de ahí que se le conozca como el filósofo de la mediación o del término medio. Hace, pues, una diferencia entre poética y teckné. Él entiende por técnica una forma de hacer e incluso la equipara al arte.
Nacimiento de la Filosofia
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,090. Language: Spanish. Published: June 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » History of education, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
La filosofia surge como un orden racional, reflexivo y de búsqueda, enmedio del caos generado por el deterioro de las relaciones humanas con los dioses antropomórficos de la grecia antigua.
Mundo de las Ideas
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,090. Language: Spanish. Published: June 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Ancient
Platón, uno de los granes discípulos de Sócrates, junto con Aristóteles, fue el filósofo que planteó la existencia de un mundo ideal, que sería lo único real, del cual solamente sería copia este que nosotros habitamos.
Historia de la Filosofia
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,880. Language: Spanish. Published: June 22, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » History & surveys / general, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
Pretendemos un acercamiento a la comprensión del origen de la filosofía griega: sus problemas, temas principales y sus tendencias. DIVISIÓN DEL CURSO: El curso se divide en tres períodos: FILOSOFÍA PRESOCRÁTICA: De Tales de Mileto a Leucipo. PENSAMIENTO DE LA CRÍSIS: Sócrates, los Sofistas y Platón. EL POSTPLATONISMO: Escuelas socráticas, Aristóteles y el Helenismo.