Books tagged: henry david thoreau

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The Buddha and the Dream of America
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,460. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
The Buddha is coming to America. An extraordinary perspective on the real roots of America, from the time of Henry David Thoreau, Ralph Waldo Emerson, and Walt Whitman to the present, when Buddhism, and the ideals which it espouses, is paving the way for the founding of a great new spiritual civilization.
Life After Walden
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,330. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In a future gone over to virtual simulations, a man escapes to Walden Pond, site of Henry David Thoreau's classic "Walden". When a group of friends, thinking him unbalanced, come to bring him home, they are instead one by one pulled into the simple reality of the natural life. Then a relative takes a more violent approach to make them all see reason.
A Country without Memory
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,090. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
This work interweaves historical essays into a personal narrative of the American road. The author drove from Seattle to the East Coast, seeking out places related to the history of racial relations. In the spirit of Howard Zinn, this work will satisfy those exasperated with common portrayals of history.
Discussion Questions: Walden
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Series: Discussion Questions, Book 11. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 990. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching methods & materials / health & sexuality
This is a set of 50 discussion questions Henry David Thoreau’s, "Walden." This is a very short handbook and is approximately 900 words long. It contains ONLY discussion questions. BookCap Study Guides do not contain text from the actual book, and are not meant to be purchased as alternatives to reading the book. This study guide is an unofficial companion and not endorsed by the author or publi
Disobbedienza Civile
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,200. Language: Italian. Published: April 6, 2013 by Gingko edizioni. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
Una delle più incisive e sincere testimonianze a favore della libertà e dell’affermazione del singolo. Un libro che più di ogni altra opera americana ha influenzato intere generazioni di ribelli e che conobbe uno straordinario successo sull’onda delle battaglie per i diritti civili degli anni Sessanta e Settanta.
Killing Thoreau
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Series: One Of Books. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,490. Language: American English. Published: October 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The author's 10th book is an imaginative time travel story. It begins with the disappearance with all ten participants of the Organic Synthesis and the Transcendentalist Movement class. This strange class often reached cult-like fervor. To bring them back, three men decide to go back to Walden Pond to end Thoreau's life. Will they be successful doing so and rewrite history as we know it?
Variations on the Morning of the World: An Essay
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 10,730. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2014. Category: Essay » Literature
Wide-ranging, philosophical, and deliberately musical, "Variations on the Morning of the World" is an unconventional inquiry into the passage of time, the experience of being lost, the construction of memory, and the mysteries of imagination.