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The Quintessence
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 49,840. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2011 by Mike Hockney. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
This is the story of an alternative history of the West, one where Christianity never happened. The tale of this bright world that never was begins with the pre-Socratic philosophers of ancient Greece, some of the greatest, boldest and most imaginative thinkers of all time. This is the tale of the infinitely mysterious Quintessence, the divine fifth element.
Wallet Photos
Price: $2.10 USD. Words: 21,890. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2011 by Style Writes Now. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
These are photos, pictures, that stay with us wherever we go. There are twelve 'wallet photos' in this collection mainly set in Sarajevo. Genre: short stories
Notes on Philosophy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,700. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012 by Fideli Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Philosophy, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Philosophy
Starting with brief biographies of the great philosophers, including Socrates, Plato, Aristotle and Descartes in part one, and moving through other forms and ways of thinking this book is a nice introduction to the world of philosophy.
Aristotle in Plain and Simple English
Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 22. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,270. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
Aristotle was one of the greatest philosophers of all time. His writings covered everything from physics and logic to politics and ethics. His thoughts will blow you away! If, that is, you can understand him! This book takes some of Aristotle's most complex thoughts and ideas, and puts them in a language anyone can understand.
Poetics In Plain and Simple English
Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 38. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 14,550. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Classics
Aristotle's "Poetics" is the earliest surviving work of dramatic theory--which is to say he was one of the first to identify and explain what poetry was. It's an important piece of work. But years of bad translations have almost made it unappreciated and inaccessible. BookCaps new translation on Aristotle's classic work explains it in a way that anyone can understand: Plain and Simple English!
Happiness Quotes by Famous People from Aristotle to Freddie Mercury. Be Happy!
Series: Motivational & Fun Quotes by Famous People - Be Inspired!. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,500. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
A selection of happy feel good quotes, with a dash of the profound, from some of the world's most well known leaders and achievers. Laid out in A-Z format for easy reference.
Il concetto creativo e dialettico dello Spirito nei "Dialoghi Italiani" di Giordano Bruno.
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 368,970. Language: Italian. Published: August 5, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Renaissance philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Renaissance philosophy
Il testo comprende un confronto fra la tradizione dei testi aristotelici della "Metafisica", "Fisica" e "Il cielo" ed i testi in volgare di Giordano Bruno, analizza i testi bruniani giungendo alla scoperta del principio dell'infinito creativo e doppiamente dialettico e presenta una panoramica delle principali interpretazioni fornite al pensiero bruniano durante l'800 ed il '900.
Contra Nominalism: An Essay
Price: Free! Words: 8,480. Language: American English. Published: September 30, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics
Shows the opposing views of Realism and Nominalism with the intent to uphold realism. Plato's work 'Parmenides' is discussed and partially analyzed. Aristotle and Plato's view on universals (archetypes) discussed. It shows how ideas as real objects of perception can be rationally supported using the geometric point. Shows how relationships and existence are inseparable and yet distinct in nature.
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, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
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.
Fundamental Plato: A Practical Guide to the Apology, Crito, Phaedo, and Republic
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 23,100. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » History & surveys / general
The following is one in a series of reviews that has been extracted in its entirety from M. James Ziccardi’s "Fundamentals of Western Philosophy". It is intended to serve as a primer for students of early Greek philosophy with an emphasis on some of the more important works of Plato.