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Plato's Cave
Price: $2.40 USD. Words: 1,700. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2017 by The Claregate Trust. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Mind & Body
The story of Plato’s Cave is an allegory in which he describes a gathering of people who have been chained to the wall of a cave all of their lives, facing a blank wall, watching shadows which are cast by the light of a fire.
In Praise of Weakness (with a Foreword by Matthieu Ricard)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 21,120. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2017 by Upper West Side Philosophers, Inc.. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Inspirational
The first and only major philosopher in history to be born with cerebral palsy, A. JOLLIEN tells the story of how he grew up in a home for the severely disabled and was destined to roll cigars; how he found philosophy, which changed his life forever, helping him to confront his fate, endow it with meaning, and - against all odds - turn his disability into a source of strength and creative energy.
The Confessions of Socrates
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 109,380. Language: Canadian English. Published: May 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Socrates sits chained to a wall in a small prison cell. In a month he will die of hemlock poisoning. At night, by the light of a tiny oil lamp, on rolls of paper smuggled in by loyal friends, he tells his three sons the story of his life. Socrates honestly reveals his thoughts and feelings, his successes and his failures, and his search for the answer to the ultimate question—how can I be happy?
О чём не пишут в диссертации
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,320. Language: Russian. Published: February 26, 2017 by © ПЕНА. Categories: Essay » Literature
Поинтересовались: «Кто вам ближе: Учёный — или Писатель? Над этим актуальным вопросом прежде не находил времени задуматься серьёзно. По-видимому пришла пора дать какой-то вразумительный ответ, как итог основательного раздумья …
Plato Simplified. The Life, Works, and Quotes of Plato.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,230. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy, Nonfiction » Biography » Philosopher biography
Plato Simplified. The Life, Works, and Quotes of Plato in One E-Book for People who have Zero knowledge about Plato.
In search for Human essence
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 39,560. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
With a language accessible and supported on messages of philosophers and spiritualists of all ages, the assay allows the reader, even without previous philosophical knowledge, to reflect on one of the main messages of Antiquity for humanity (know thyself), which was popularized by Socrates.
Socrates Simplified. Life, Work & Quotes of Socrates
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,300. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Methodology
Socrates Simplified. Life, Work & Quotes of Socrates. This EBook is for People with Zero knowledge of Socrates and in simple language in order to grasp in a couple of hours his teachings, his quotes and the Socratic Thinking Method.
La lettre de Socrate
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,200. Language: French. Published: August 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Ancient Civilizations
On dit que Socrate n’écrivait pas. C'est faux. La preuve? Voici sa dernière lettre, destinée à ses trois fils, écrite dans dans sa prison, en attendant la mort.
52 Inspirational Quotes
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,850. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Daily affirmations, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
Dead men may not tell tales however they can reach us in ways the living cannot. Many books have hundreds of quotes and this can overwhelm the reader. Here you have one per week for a year with the bonus of stunning photos. Candy for the eyes and vitamins for the brain. Wisdom we have tap into wherever and whenever we need it.
Conócete a ti mismo. La Palabra de Sócrates
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 30,770. Language: Spanish. Published: December 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
Este libro recoge una selección de palabras y conclusiones a las que llegó Sócrates, así como el discurso que pronunció en su defensa ante el Tribunal ateniense que lo condenó a muerte y que es recogido en "Apología de Sócrates" de Platón, cuyo texto traducido por Inés M. Martín directamente del griego y comentado se incluye íntegro.