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The Confessions of Saint Augustine
The Confessions of Saint Augustine
Written by St. Augustine
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307785909
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The Confessions of Saint Augustine

Written by St. Augustine


Format: eBook, 448 pages
On Sale: January 26, 2011
Price: $10.99

"The reader who has never met Augus-tine before ought to go first of all to the Confessions," reflected the Trappist monk and scholar Thomas Merton. "Augustine lived the theology that he wrote. . . . He experienced the reality of Christ living in his own soul."
        Saint Augustine, the celebrated theologian who... Read more >
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Crooked Cucumber
Crooked Cucumber
Written by David Chadwick
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307768698
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Crooked Cucumber
The Life and Teaching of Shunryu Suzuki
Written by David Chadwick


Format: eBook, 464 pages
On Sale: January 5, 2011
Price: $15.99

Shunryu Suzuki is known to countless readers as the author of the modern spiritual classic Zen Mind, Beginner's Mind.  This most influential teacher comes vividly to life in Crooked Cucumber, the first full biography of any Zen master to be published in the West.  To make up his intimate and engrossing narrative, David... Read more >
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The Bhagavad Gita According to Gandhi

Written by Mahatma Gandhi


Format: eBook, 248 pages
On Sale: June 15, 2010
Price: $9.95

The Bhagavad Gita, also called The Song of the Lord, is a 700-line section of a much longer Sanskrit war epic, the Mahabharata, about the legendary conflict between two branches of an Indian ruling family. Framed as a conversation between Krishna, an incarnation of the god Vishnu, and a general of... Read more >
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Enlightenment Volume 2
Enlightenment Volume 2
Written by Peter Gay
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307831453
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Enlightenment Volume 2

Written by Peter Gay


Format: eBook, 720 pages
On Sale: June 26, 2013
Price: $14.99

The Science of Freedom completes Peter Gay's brilliant reinterpretation begun in The Enlightenment: The Rise of Modern Paganism. In the present book, he describes the philosophes' program and their views of society. His masterful appraisal opens a new range of insights into the Enlightenment's critical method and its humane and libertarian... Read more >
Lyrical and Critical Essays
Lyrical and Critical Essays
Written by Albert Camus
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ISBN: 9780307827784
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Lyrical and Critical Essays

Written by Albert Camus


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: October 31, 2012
Price: $9.99

Edited by Philip Thody, translated by Ellen Conroy Kennedy. 

"Here now, for the first time in a complete English translation, we have Camus' three little volumes of essays, plus a selection of his critical comments on literature and his own place in it. As might be expected, the main interest of these... Read more >
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For Common Things
For Common Things
Written by Jedediah Purdy
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ISBN: 9780307757272
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For Common Things
Irony, Trust, and Commitment in America Today
Written by Jedediah Purdy


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: November 24, 2010
Price: $9.99

Jedediah Purdy calls For Common Things his "letter of love for the world's possibilities." Indeed, these pages--which have already garnered a flurry of attention among readers and in the media--constitute a passionate and persuasive testament to the value of political, social, and community reengagement. Drawing on a wide range of literary... Read more >
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The Archaeology of Knowledge
The Archaeology of Knowledge
Written by Michel Foucault
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ISBN: 9780307819253
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The Archaeology of Knowledge

Written by Michel Foucault


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: July 11, 2012
Price: $11.99

Madness, sexuality, power, knowledge—are these facts of life or simply parts of speech? In a series of works of astonishing brilliance, historian Michel Foucault excavated the hidden assumptions that govern the way we live and the way we think. The Archaeology of Knowledge begins at the level of "things aid" and... Read more >
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Black Holes and Baby Universes and Other Essays
Black Holes and Baby Universes and Other Essays
Written by Stephen Hawking
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ISBN: 9780307790453
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Black Holes and Baby Universes and Other Essays
And Other Essays
Written by Stephen Hawking


Format: eBook, 192 pages
On Sale: May 11, 2011
Price: $13.99

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

THIRTEEN EXTRAORDINARY ESSAYS SHED NEW LIGHT ON THE MYSTERIES OF THE UNIVERSE—AND ON ONE OF THE MOST BRILLIANT THINKERS OF OUR TIME.
 
In his phenomenal bestseller A Brief History of Time, Stephen Hawking literally transformed the way we think about physics, the universe, reality itself. In these thirteen essays...

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The Gay Science
The Gay Science
Written by Friedrich Nietzsche, Translated by Walter Kaufmann
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ISBN: 9780307434173
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The Gay Science
With a Prelude in Rhymes and an Appendix of Songs
Written by Friedrich Nietzsche
Translated by Walter Kaufmann


Format: eBook, 416 pages
On Sale: August 18, 2010
Price: $11.99

Nietzsche called The Gay Science "the most personal of all my books." It was here that he first proclaimed the death of God -- to which a large part of the book is devoted -- and his doctrine of the eternal recurrence.

Walter Kaufmann's commentary, with its many quotations from previously untranslated... Read more >
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Human Rights and the Uses of History

Written by Samuel Moyn


Format: eBook, 160 pages
On Sale: June 17, 2014
Price: $16.95

Where did human rights come from? This question, rarely asked before the end of the Cold War, has in recent years become a major focus of historical and ideological strife. In a series of reflective and critical essays, Samuel Moyn engages with some of the leading theorists of human rights, who...

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