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La Consolation philosophique de Boèce
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 43,030. Language: French. Published: November 30, 2017 by Koumimi. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
Extrait : Le bonheur, qui jadis inspirait mes accents, A fait place aux sombres alarmes ; C’est une Muse en deuil qui me dicte ces chants, Aujourd’hui trempés de mes larmes.
Pensées pour moi-même - Marc Aurèle
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 111,900. Language: French. Published: November 30, 2017 by Koumimi. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
Extrait : Exemples que j’ai reçus de mon grand-père Vérus : la bonté et la douceur, qui ne connaît point la colère. Du père qui m’a donné la vie : la modestie et la virilité, du moins si je m’en rapporte à la réputation qu’il a laissée et au souvenir personnel qui m’en reste. De ma mère: la piété et la générosité ; l’habitude de s’abstenir non pas seulement de faire le mal, mais même...
Heraclitus—Nimis Obscurē
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 34,220. Language: Canadian English. Published: November 23, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy, Nonfiction » History » Ancient
The first cohesive, consistent and compelling exposition of the Ancient Greek philosopher Heraclitus of Ephesus' tragically incomplete work On Nature. The so–called Weeping Sage, while criticized as being nimis obscurē, or 'too obscure' for his extensive use of metaphor, is universally recognized as having coined the term Λόγος, Lógos or Reason, as having special meaning, finally revealed herein.
Understanding Ancient Thought
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,070. Language: British English. Published: August 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Essays, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
There are many puzzling things about the peoples of the ancient world. Why did they practice the sacrifice of animals? Why did they think they could understand the future by examining the entrails and the liver of a ram? What was the logic beneath the practice of magic? This collection of essays attempts, as far as possible, to understand the ancient world within its original context.
Je Suis Ce Que Je Pense - Un Enseignement des Philosophes de la Grèce Antique - Pythagore-Socrate-Platon-Aristote-Antisthène-Diogène-Zénon-Epicure-Pyrrhon-Epictète
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 27,950. Language: French. Published: May 23, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Anxieties & Phobias
Tout le monde connait plus ou moins les noms des grands philosophes de l’Antiquité et notamment ceux des philosophes grecs. Pour beaucoup, ils ne sont plus que des sujets d’examens ou de concours. Et pourtant... Ces quelques pages n’ont d’autres propos que de faire redécouvrir un de leurs enseignements parmi les plus profonds : avoir le souci de soi.
The Anatomy of Peace | Summary
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,280. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy, Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
The Anatomy of Peace: Resolving the Heart of Conflict is an effective 2006 literary publication by the Arbinger Institute. This guide is an informative tool which utilizes imaginary personalities to show its messages. There are also featured information methods for restraining political, individual, and also organizational problems.
Zeno's Motion Paradoxes - Essay #2
Price: Free! Words: 2,240. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
The "Arrow Paradox" and the "Stadium Paradox" are solved in this essay.
The Analects of Confucius (The Sayings of Confucius)
Price: $11.99 USD. Words: 32,770. Language: British English. Published: April 17, 2017 by Sharif George. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Confucianism
The Analects of Confucius are highly regarded by billions of people all over the world. This new translation has been updated and the text modernised so that it is easier for the modern reader to make sense of the sayings.
Katabatic Wind: Good Craic Fueled by Fumes from the Abyss
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 57,710. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Ancient
Katabatic Wind is an inspired collection of essays drawn from the lost unknown sacred tradition of the West, remembering our mythology, and remembering how to become human. The kernel of these essays is loss, longing for return, and the grief of living in a society without an inkling of this original sacred origin story.
Ancient Greek Quotes
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,630. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy, Nonfiction » Biography » Reference
876 Quotes from 44 Ancient Greek Philosophers, Scientists, Poets , Statesmen . Quotes about Life, Self Improvement, Success, Politics, Motivation, Happiness, Finance, Communication, Freedom, Self Mastery, Health, Religion, Education, Relationships, Friendship, War, Nature, Character, Power.
Plato Simplified. The Life, Works, and Quotes of Plato.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,230. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy, Nonfiction » Biography » Philosopher biography
Plato Simplified. The Life, Works, and Quotes of Plato in One E-Book for People who have Zero knowledge about Plato.
Aristotle Simplified. The Life, Works, and Quotes of Aristotle.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,260. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy, Nonfiction » Biography » Philosopher biography
Aristotle Simplified. The Life, Works, and Quotes of Aristotle in One E-Book for People who have Zero knowledge about Aristotle.
ATLANTIS.NG National Geographic y la búsqueda científica de la Atlántida. Las investigaciones que inspiraron a James F. Cameron y Simcha Jacobovici para una serie documental de National Geographic.
Price: $18.66 USD. Words: 64,730. Language: Spanish. Published: December 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Ancient, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
Localización y antigüedad de la legendaria civilización de Atlantis desde las fuentes clásicas, egipcias, tartessias y calcolíticas. Las investigaciones que inspiraron a James F. Cameron y Simcha Jacobovici para una serie documental de National Geographic sobre la Atlántida.
Socrates Simplified. Life, Work & Quotes of Socrates
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,300. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Methodology
Socrates Simplified. Life, Work & Quotes of Socrates. This EBook is for People with Zero knowledge of Socrates and in simple language in order to grasp in a couple of hours his teachings, his quotes and the Socratic Thinking Method.
Essentialism: The Disciplined Pursuit of Less | Summary
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,770. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Eastern
This book will teach people how to reduce the amount of stress they feel in addition to increasing the energy that they possess. The teachings found in essentialism have been around for thousands of years, but they have not been utilized by many people in the Western Hemisphere. Many intellects and spiritual masters from the Eastern world have been teaching these principles.
J. G. Frazer and the Platonic Theory of Being
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,930. Language: British English. Published: April 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
James Frazer won a fellowship with an essay on the development of Plato's theory of the Forms or Ideas. In this essay he argued that there was no overarching theory of Being in Plato's mind before he embarked on the writing of his dialogues, and that consequently differences in approach and discussion apparent in his work are the result of development in his thought. Was he right?
Vision of a New Society in Plato and Aristotle
Series: Continuing Education. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,800. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy, Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
This essay on "Vision of a New Society in Plato and Aristotle," which is part of our Continuing Education Series, examines the distinct differences between an ideal society as presented by Plato and by Aristotle in their writings.
Artistic Creation and Meaning in the Heraclitean Universe
Series: Continuing Education. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,390. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
This particular short essay on Artistic Meaning in the Heraclitean Universe, which is part of our Continuing Education Series, examines the fundamental paradox in Heraclitus on the simultaneous validity of certain opposite values as applied to artistic creativity and tries to reach an conclusion on a specific question: Are artistically created objects meaningful in the Heraclitean Universe?
The Chymical Seduction: The Most Ancient and Secret Mystery
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,490. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2016 by 22 Lions Bookstore. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Gnosticism, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
This is the beautiful story of the Chymical Seduction, a tale of courage towards a wider cosmic truth that embraces time, space, energy and the physical world on earth.
Conócete a ti mismo. La Palabra de Sócrates
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 30,770. Language: Spanish. Published: December 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
Este libro recoge una selección de palabras y conclusiones a las que llegó Sócrates, así como el discurso que pronunció en su defensa ante el Tribunal ateniense que lo condenó a muerte y que es recogido en "Apología de Sócrates" de Platón, cuyo texto traducido por Inés M. Martín directamente del griego y comentado se incluye íntegro.