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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, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
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.
Fundamental Aristotle: A Practical Guide to the Nicomachean Ethics and Politics
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 23,110. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » History & surveys / general
This book is one in a series 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 the moral and political ideas of Aristotle.
Fundamental Aristotle: A Practical Guide to the Physics
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,320. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » History & surveys / general
Aristotle’s "Physics" remains one of the most influential works in all of Western Philosophy. For more than a thousand years it had stood as a pillar to all philosophical and scientific thought. In "Fundamental Aristotle: A Practical Guide to the Physics", M. James Ziccardi presents all of the essential ideas presented in the work in an easy to follow format.
Fundamentals of Western Philosophy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 141,260. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » History & surveys / general, Nonfiction » Philosophy » European philosophy
This work includes detailed examinations of the ideas put forth by such influential thinkers as Plato, Aristotle, Descartes, Spinoza, Leibniz, George Berkeley, John Locke, David Hume, Immanuel Kant, Arthur Schopenhauer, Bertrand Russell, Machiavelli, Thomas Hobbes, Jean-Jacques Rousseau, John Stuart Mill, and Alexis de Tocqueville.
Portraits in Philosophy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 44,210. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / General, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Biography
Readers of this decorative and informative book will find a treasure-trove of valuable information about many of the greatest thinkers ever to have shaped the Western world. Beginning with Thales of Miletus and ending with Robert Nozick, Portraits in Philosophy examines 50 of the most influential Western philosophers of the past two millenniums.
Golden Age Essays
You set the price! Words: 57,250. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Mathematics
A collection of essays attacking commonly accepted mathematical, scientific and metaphysical notions that are impeding the progress of the human race. In particular the infinite is expunged from mathematics and science, materialism and atheism shown to be irrational, and sages of the past critiqued for totalitarian sentiments. The theories of Newton, Einstein and Aristotle are critiqued.
Seeking God at the Idol Meat BBQ
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,090. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Criticism & Interpretation / General
Do you believe in God, 90% of Americans say they do. Is your God the wrath filled tyrant of the Hebrew Bible who requires infanticide and punishes generation after generation for the sins of their ancestors? Or is your God the loving father figure who demonstrates divine child abuse by having his son nailed to a cross for your evil? Perhaps your God is the all-knowing unknowable deity of Islam.
Giordano Bruno vs Aristotele. La critica di Giordano Bruno al pensiero di Aristotele.
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 81,270. Language: Italian. Published: July 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Renaissance philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics
In questo volume viene fatta gradualmente emergere e viene portata ad evidenza la struttura del pensiero bruniano (l'infinito creativo e doppiamente dialettico). Ciò viene realizzato attraverso la critica ed il ribaltamento bruniano della logica che innerva tre testi aristotelici fondamentali: la "Metafisica", la "Fisica", "Il cielo".
The Brothers Tuerl & The Staffs of Zeus
Price: Free! Words: 83,630. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
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Thousands of years ago four brothers were born to the demi-god Perseus. A prophecy recovered from the ruins at Delphi bears the last remaining inscription of their existence: Water-Alecto, Earth-Xenophon, Wind-Idus, and Fire-Irgen. One final word was scratched and worn, almost to the point of oblivion, and it answers what happens when demi-gods rise up against the gods-Chaos!