Books tagged: seneca

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Provérbios de Sêneca
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 950. Language: Portuguese. Published: January 5, 2016 by 101 Seleções. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations
Lúcio Aneu Sêneca (Córdoba, 4 a.C. — Roma, 65) foi um dos mais célebres advogado, escritor e intelectual do Império Romano. Sua obra literária e filosófica é tida como pedra fundamental do estoicismo. Entre as diversas lições de Sêneca, ele nos ensina a viver e amar o presente. Não se deixar corromper, não ser tentado pelo luxo e pela luxúria, levar uma vida simples e honesta: essa era a sua filo
The Renegade
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,200. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2015 by Western Trail Blazer. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
He strode through the shadowed thickets of the early American frontier, and into legend. Born to the forest, he cast his lot with the Senecas who raised him, and their British allies. His enemies would fear his name: Simon Girty.
Ready Reference Treatise: Phaedra
Series: Ready Reference Treatises ยท Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,080. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Plays » Ancient & Classical
The story of the play revolves around Phaedra, wife of King Theseus of Athens, and her insatiable lust for her stepson, Hippolytus.
Meaning: the History of Western Philosophy
Price: Free! Words: 41,020. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » European philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
(5.00)
This engaging and educational work examines the history of western philosophy and many of the greats who contributed to it, beginning with Socrates and Plato and ending with Nietzsche, Sartre and Camus. It provides an introduction to key western schools of thought and represents a valuable reference tool for philosophy students, while also showing how these philosophies are applicable today.
Stoicism: A Practical Guide to the Select Works of Seneca
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,090. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » History & surveys / general
In this book, M. James Ziccardi presents in an easy to follow format the key passages and principal ideas that are put forward in six of Seneca’s most important works: On the Shortness of Life On Anger On the Happy Life On Peace of Mind On Benefits On Clemency. Portions of this book have been extracted from M. James Ziccardi’s "Roman Stoicism: Words to Live (and Die) By".
Wessex Tales: "Julia" (Story 11)
Price: Free! Words: 8,960. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
This story in the "Wessex Tales" collection—"Julia" (Story 11)—is sequel to "The Face in the Floor" (Story 10). It was Julia’s parents who commissioned their villa's magnificent mosaic floor in the previous tale; as a child, she watched the master-mosaicist lay it. As "Julia" begins, Julia is a young woman angry at life, angrier at expectations, and resisting marriage. (circa 335 CE)
Mary Jemison - The True Story
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 41,740. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Sanctioned by the Seneca nation as the only true account of the life of Mary Jemison, Gangi tells her story as if she had walked Mary's path.
Roaring River
Series: American Frontier--Short Stories by Richard Puz, Story 6 . Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,190. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Bushwhackers ambush two men, killing one. The survivor leads a posse to track down the band of killers, leading to an epic battle.
Second Chance
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 89,370. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(5.00)
Join Josh Holloway as he leads a team of time travelers back into the late 1500s to unite Native Americans, expel colonists, and make humans develop a reverence of nature and respect for Mother Earth. This is a fascinating read filled with basic truths, and historic insights.
An Introduction to Western Philosophy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,840. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Biography
Biographies and key ideas of twenty of the most important western philosophers, from Socrates, Plato and Aristotle to Nietzsche, Foucault and Derrida.