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How an Engineering Professor Becomes a Spiritual Philosopher: Diary of a 21st Century Human Soul by Tommy S. W. Wong
Series: Wisdom of Life and Living. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 27,380. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Philosopher biography
Have you met an engineering professor who is deep into spirituality and writes spiritual books? I have, and he is me. In this book, there are ten chapters in which I share my journey from engineering to spirituality. You are invited to join me on this journey. I hope this sharing is beneficial to you.
La historia de Lao Tse by Chen Jian
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 51,600. Language: Spanish. Published: April 2, 2014 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Philosopher biography, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Taoist
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.
La historia de Confucio by Luo Chenglei
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 57,130. Language: Spanish. Published: April 2, 2014 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Philosopher biography, Nonfiction » History » Asian
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 by Cao Raode
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 56,170. Language: Spanish. Published: January 10, 2014 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Philosopher biography, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
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.
A Life in the Academy by Robert Paul Wolff
Price: $9.00 USD. Words: 263,750. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2013 by Society for Philosophy & Culture. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Philosopher biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
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.
Francis and Edith Schaeffer by L.G. Parkhurst
Series: Francis and Edith Schaeffer, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,880. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2012 by Agion Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Philosopher biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Francis Schaeffer defined revival as: “A return to the practice of Biblical Christianity in the power of the Holy Spirit.” During his ministry, supported faithfully by his wife, Edith, they experienced revival in their personal lives and among the people with whom they ministered and worked. This expanded and updated edition includes the Message from my Francis Schaeffer: the Man and His Message.
Robert LeFevre: "Truth is Not a Half-way Place" by Wendy McElroy
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 90,900. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Philosopher biography, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » 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.
My First Forty Years by Stewart Edwards
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,590. Language: British English. Published: July 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Philosopher biography
I wrote this book to help me make sense of my life, and it has enabled me to see how I have got to where I am today. In addition to my journey through loneliness to happiness, working my way from a broken home in a Scottish council estate to qualifying as a Chartered Accountant in a global firm and beyond, I show my ups and downs and how I kept picking myself back up.
Revolted by Jean-Nichol Dufour
Price: Free! Words: 194,560. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Philosopher biography, Nonfiction » Psychology » Theory(5.00 from 1 review)
This is part 1 of a 10 books suite. In this one I explore different points of views expressing the revolt and frustration of the character at living in the current reality. The subject mostly turns around the personal life of the character while attacking the sources of his problems. It is an initiation to my vision of things too.
Yes, it's all about me by Ron Hooft
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 39,870. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Philosopher biography(5.00 from 1 review)
Yes, it’s all about me, is a biography of a man and his quest for enlightenment through the 1960s and 70s. It is written in the first person as dictated to me by a modern shaman. You may be surprised by what he discovered on his life long quest.
The Journal of A Perimeter Man Vol. IV Metaphor Bridge by Jann Burner
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 71,560. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Philosopher biography
The purpose of a Metaphor Bridge is to communicate commonly held knowledge in an uncommon manner so that by the time the "reader" passes over the bridge they will be closer to "owning" that which they already know and posses. Reality, after all, is merely a group consensus. We give something a "name", and as a culture, we agree on that symbolic name, and so…it IS valued.
Oceanborne Madness??? A self-alleged Alien's view about Humanity by André Schwartz
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 46,590. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration, Nonfiction » Biography » Philosopher biography
A humorous look at ourselves to discover, how, why and what we are doing along with some suggestions how to change toward a higher awareness of individuality and responsibility.
Global Gypsy by Mike Handcock
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 34,450. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Philosopher biography
Global Gypsy is an inspiring journey where Mike Handcock meets ordinary people doing extraordinary things. Learn from the lady who wanted to change the world to start one of the fastest growing charities on the planet, or from the man who inspires over 20,000 people a year to create real wealth. Go on a journey with Mike as he discovers himself, his purpose and becomes an inspirational leader.