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Classical Considerations: Musings Prompted by the Late Harvard Master John H. Finley, Jr.
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Series: Soul*Sparks, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,880. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Philosopher biography
Life’s foundational questions come elegantly to the fore in this skillfully crafted nonfiction story about the late John H. Finley, Jr. For 51 years Finley was the celebrated and erudite Eliot Professor of the Classics at Harvard. Luminous and compellingly relevant, his story leads readers directly into engagement with the fundamental wisdom questions of any worthwhile life.
Robert LeFevre: "Truth is Not a Half-way Place"
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 90,900. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Philosopher biography
Who was Robert LeFevre? One of America's famous "unknowns." He had a profound influence on tens of thousands of listeners, readers, and students. His ideas about social change, individual responsibility, and self-government offered people around the world a new perspective. Some men called him a Don Quixote. Others called him one of America's most dangerous men.
Divine Speaks Swami Vivekananda
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,000. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Philosopher biography
Swami Vivekananda was born on January 12, 1863 in Kolkata, India. He was a great social leader and reformer and played a major role in morally uplifting India and the world as well. He left the world on July 4, 1902 leaving world in deep grief. Even today his name is taken with great respect. I believe the deep meaning of these quotes by Swami Vivekananda awake our soul.
Saint Germain, the mysterious count who never dies
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Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 67,720. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Philosopher biography
The book is about the mysterious Count Saint Germain who never dies, and who has enthralled millions of people worldwide since the 1700's. In this book he reveals for the first time who he really is. The entire earthly civilization is at a crossroads where we must choose path. Either we continue as thus far leading to stagnation or we choose the new path that leads us to a higher consciousness.
La historia de Confucio
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 57,130. Language: Spanish. Published: April 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Philosopher biography
Confucio es el más grande filósofo chino y por más de dos mil años ha sido parte de la conciencia ética, la vida espiritual, las tradiciones y costumbres de China. Este libro cuenta su vida, la pobreza en su juventud, su desarrollo espiritual y la creacion de la escuela de pensamiento o confucionismo.
La historia de Mencio
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 56,170. Language: Spanish. Published: January 10, 2014 by LD Books - Lectorum. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Philosopher biography
Mencio fue un gran pensador, estadista, pedagogo e intérprete más importante de las doctrinas de Confucio. Este libro ofrece una descripción real de su vida y expone su teoría acerca de que "los hombres nacen buenos", su defendida afirmación de que todos los gobernantes deben practicar una política de "benevolencia" y su tendencia a respetar, valorar y amar a las personas.
La historia de Lao Tse
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 51,600. Language: Spanish. Published: April 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Philosopher biography
Este libro nos introduce en la vida y trayectoria de uno de los grandes pensadores y fundador del sistema filosofico denominado taoismo, contenido en el clasico Tao Te King, que tuvo un gran impacto en la filosofia china de los periodos subsecuentes.
The Very Best of Friedrich Nietzsche: Quotes from a Great Thinker
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,150. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2014 by Ben Berger. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations
Though some may not know his name, there are few alive today who will not have heard some variation of at least one of Friedrich Nietzsche's many quotes. This book brings together some of Nietzsche's finest thoughts on a variety of subjects, including religion, life, marriage and general philosophy.
Guru Nanak Dev (A Brief Biography)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,530. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2014 by Mahesh Dutt Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Philosopher biography
One can find a perfect combination of simplicity and spirituality in the personality of Guru Nanak Devji. He was a prophet as well as a universal chief, a devotee and a mentor, a poet and a lyricist, a singer and a composer, a wanderer and a native. It is truly said, ‘Nanak Shah Monk. Hindu’s Guru and Muslim’s sectarian leader.
Rabindranath Tagore Vita E Tempo
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,970. Language: Italian. Published: February 23, 2015 by Mahesh Dutt Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Philosopher biography
Amava la natura e gli piaceva guardare gli alberi, il cinguettio degli uccelli, sorgere e tramontare del sole. Era molto sensibile e aveva il cuore di un poeta. L'atmosfera e le persone intorno a lui lo colpì molto. All'età di otto anni, scrisse la sua prima poesia, che è stato molto apprezzato dalla sua famiglia.
Vivekananda For You
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Price: $10.00 USD. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Philosopher biography
Vivekananda For You is a compilation of some of Swami Vivekananda's masterpieces in the forms of lectures, writings, poems and letters that will add value and meaning to our lives.
A Life in the Academy
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Price: $9.00 USD. Words: 263,750. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2013 by Society for Philosophy & Culture. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Philosopher biography
A delightful journey that takes the author from his second year of life to his seventy-fourth. Along the way, Wolff gives us an inside look at Harvard, the University of Chicago, Columbia, the University of Massachusetts, and a variety of other institutions of higher learning in the United States and South Africa.
Bapu
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,510. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Philosopher biography
This book is about Gandhiji, his life, work and philosophy.