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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.
Saint Germain, the mysterious count who never dies by Dr Sandor A Markus
Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 67,720. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Philosopher biography, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Self-realization
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.
Divine Speaks Swami Vivekananda by Mahesh Dutt Sharma
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,000. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2013. Categories: 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.
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.
Vivekananda For You by Databazaar Media Ventures, LLC
Price: $10.00 USD. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Philosopher biography, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Hinduism
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.
Classical Considerations: Musings Prompted by the Late Harvard Master John H. Finley, Jr. by Steven McFadden
Series: Soul*Sparks, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,880. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Philosopher biography, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
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.
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.
John Toland: Ireland's Forgotten Philosopher, Scholar ... and Heretic by J.N. Duggan
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,660. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2012 by The Manuscript Publisher. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Philosopher biography, Essay » Literature
An examination of the life and work of John Toland, scholar and philosopher of international renown. A prolific writer on important political and religious issues of his day, he was the first person to be called a freethinker (by Bishop Berkeley). He is chiefly remembered today for his book Christianity Not Mysterious, which was condemned by British and Irish parliaments and publicly burned.
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: $5.99 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: $15.95 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.
Journey Into Jung's Red Book: Liber Primus by Jules Okapi
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,520. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2010 by White Sun Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » New age philosophy, Nonfiction » Biography » Philosopher biography
A personal and theoretical look at “Liber Primus,” the first of the collection of books written by psychologist Carl Jung that were collectively entitled “The Red Book.” Unpublished until October of 2009, “The Red Book” is considered by many, including Jung himself, to be the foundation of all of Jung’s groundbreaking theories and writings to follow.
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.