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Zen in the Martial Arts
Zen in the Martial Arts
Written by Joe Hyams
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780553275599
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Zen in the Martial Arts

Written by Joe Hyams


Format: Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: June 1, 1982
Price: $7.99

"A man who has attained mastery of an art reveals it in his every action."--Samurai Maximum.

Under the guidance of such celebrated masters as Ed Parker and the immortal Bruce Lee, Joe Hyams vividly recounts his more than 25 years of experience in the martial arts. In his illuminating story, Hyams reveals... Read more >
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The Art of War
The Art of War
Written by Sun Tzu, Translated by Thomas Cleary
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780877734529
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The Art of War

Written by Sun Tzu
Translated by Thomas Cleary


Format: Trade Paperback0
On Sale: October 26, 1988
Price: $12.95

Compiled more than two thousand years ago by a mysterious warrior-philosopher, The Art of War is still perhaps the most prestigious and influential book of strategy in the world today, as eagerly studied in Asia by modern politicians and executives as it as been by military leaders since ancient times... Read more >
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Hunger Mountain
Hunger Mountain
Written by David Hinton
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781611800166
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Hunger Mountain
A Field Guide to Mind and Landscape
Written by David Hinton


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: November 13, 2012
Price: $14.00

Come along with David Hinton on a series of walks through the wild beauty of Hunger Mountain, near his home in Vermont—excursions informed by the worldview he’s imbibed from his many years translating the classics of Chinese poetry and philosophy. His broad-ranging discussion offers insight on everything from the mountain landscape... Read more >
A Briefer History of Time
A Briefer History of Time
Written by Stephen Hawking and Leonard Mlodinow
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780553804362
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A Briefer History of Time

Written by Stephen Hawking and Leonard Mlodinow


Format: Hardcover, 176 pages
On Sale: September 27, 2005
Price: $27.00

FROM ONE OF THE MOST BRILLIANT MINDS OF OUR TIME COMES A BOOK THAT CLARIFIES HIS MOST IMPORTANT IDEAS
 
Stephen Hawking’s worldwide bestseller A Brief History of Time remains a landmark volume in scientific writing. But for readers who have asked for a more accessible formulation of its key concepts—the...

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What We See When We Read
What We See When We Read
Written by Peter Mendelsund
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780804171632
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What We See When We Read

Written by Peter Mendelsund


Format: Trade Paperback, 448 pages
On Sale: August 5, 2014
Price: $16.95

A San Francisco Chronicle and Kirkus Best Book of the Year

A gorgeously unique, fully illustrated exploration into the phenomenology of reading—how we visualize images from reading works of literature, from one of our very best book jacket designers, himself a passionate reader.

What do we see when we read? Did Tolstoy really... Read more >
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The Art of War
The Art of War
Written by Thomas Cleary
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590300541
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The Art of War
Complete Text and Commentaries
Written by Thomas Cleary


Format: Trade Paperback, 474 pages
On Sale: June 10, 2003
Price: $24.95

Sun Tzu's Art of War, compiled more than two thousand years ago, is a study of the anatomy of organizations in conflict. It is perhaps the most prestigious and influential book of strategy in the world today. Now, this unique volume brings together the essential versions of Sun Tzu's text, along... Read more >
After the Ecstasy, the Laundry
After the Ecstasy, the Laundry
Written by Jack Kornfield
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780553378290
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After the Ecstasy, the Laundry
How the Heart Grows Wise on the Spiritual Path
Written by Jack Kornfield


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: October 2, 2001
Price: $18.00

“Enlightenment does exist,” internationally renowned author and meditation master Jack Kornfield assures us. “Unbounded freedom and joy, oneness with the divine ... these experiences are more common than you know, and not far away.”

But even after achieving such realization — after the ecstasy — we are faced with the day-to-day... Read more >
Dying Every Day
Dying Every Day
Written by James Romm
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307743749
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Dying Every Day
Seneca at the Court of Nero
Written by James Romm


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: December 2, 2014
Price: $17.95

From acclaimed classical historian, author of Ghost on the Throne a  high-stakes drama full of murder, madness, tyranny, perversion, with the sweep of history on the grand scale.

At the center, the tumultuous life of Seneca, ancient Rome’s preeminent writer and philosopher, beginning with banishment in his fifties and subsequent appointment as... Read more >
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Hagakure
Hagakure
Written by Yamamoto Tsunetomo, Translated by William Scott Wilson
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781590309858
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Hagakure
The Book of the Samurai
Written by Yamamoto Tsunetomo
Translated by William Scott Wilson


Format: Hardcover, 200 pages
On Sale: May 15, 2012
Price: $22.95

Living and dying with bravery and honor is at the heart of Hagakure, a series of texts written by an eighteenth-century samurai, Yamamoto Tsunetomo. It is a window into the samurai mind, illuminating the concept of bushido (the Way of the Warrior), which dictated how samurai were expected to behave, conduct... Read more >
The Basic Works of Aristotle
The Basic Works of Aristotle
Written by Aristotle, Edited by Richard McKeon, Introduction by C.D.C. Reeve
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375757990
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The Basic Works of Aristotle

Written by Aristotle
Edited by Richard McKeon
Introduction by C.D.C. Reeve


Format: Trade Paperback, 1520 pages
On Sale: September 11, 2001
Price: $21.95

Preserved by Arabic mathematicians and canonized by Christian scholars, Aristotle’s works have shaped Western thought, science, and religion for nearly two thousand years. Richard McKeon’s The Basic Works of Aristotle–constituted out of the definitive Oxford translation and in print as a Random House hardcover for sixty years–has long been considered the... Read more >
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