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Become What You Are
Become What You Are
Written by Alan W. Watts
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781570629402
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Become What You Are
Expanded Edition
Written by Alan W. Watts


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: March 11, 2003
Price: $14.95

"Life exists only at this very moment, and in this moment it is infinite and eternal. For the present moment is infinitely small; before we can measure it, it has gone, and yet it exists forever. . . . You may believe yourself out of harmony with life and its eternal... Read more >
The Gay Science
The Gay Science
Written by Friedrich Nietzsche, Translated by Walter Kaufmann
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780394719856
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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: Paperback, 416 pages
On Sale: January 12, 1974
Price: $13.00

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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The Art of Travel
The Art of Travel
Written by Alain De Botton
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ISBN: 9780375725340
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The Art of Travel

Written by Alain De Botton


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: May 11, 2004
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Any Baedeker will tell us where we ought to travel, but only Alain de Botton will tell us how and why. With the same intelligence and insouciant charm he brought to How Proust Can Save Your Life, de Botton considers the pleasures of anticipation; the allure of the exotic, and the... Read more >
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The Bhagavad-Gita
The Bhagavad-Gita
Written by Barbara Miller
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780553900392
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The Bhagavad-Gita

Written by Barbara Miller


Format: eBook
On Sale: June 1, 2004
Price: $5.99

The Bhagavad-Gita has been an essential text of Hindu culture in India since the time of its composition in the first century A.D. One of the great classics of world literature, it has inspired such diverse thinkers as Henry David Thoreau, Mahatma Gandhi, and T.S. Eliot; most recently, it formed the... Read more >
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Tuesdays with Morrie
Tuesdays with Morrie
Written by Mitch Albom
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385484510
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Tuesdays with Morrie
An Old Man, A Young Man and Life's Greatest Lesson
Written by Mitch Albom


Format: Hardcover, 224 pages
On Sale: August 18, 1997
Price: $23.95

Maybe it was a grandparent, or a teacher, or a colleague.  Someone older, patient and wise, who understood you when you were young and searching, helped you see the world as a more profound place, gave you sound advice to help you make your way through it.

For Mitch Albom, that person was... Read more >
Basic Writings of Existentialism
Basic Writings of Existentialism
Edited by Gordon Marino
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ISBN: 9780375759895
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Basic Writings of Existentialism

Edited by Gordon Marino


Format: Trade Paperback, 528 pages
On Sale: April 13, 2004
Price: $18.00

Edited and with an Introduction by Gordon Marino

Basic Writings of Existentialism,
unique to the Modern Library, presents the writings of key nineteenth- and twentieth-century thinkers broadly united by their belief that because life has no inherent meaning humans can discover, we must determine meaning for ourselves. This anthology brings together into... Read more >
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The Yoga-Sutra of Patanjali
The Yoga-Sutra of Patanjali
Written by Chip Hartranft
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ISBN: 9781590300237
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The Yoga-Sutra of Patanjali
A New Translation with Commentary
Written by Chip Hartranft


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: April 1, 2003
Price: $14.95

In just 196 short aphorisms, this classic work of Indian philosophy spells out succinctly how the mind works, and how it is possible to use the mind to attain liberation. Compiled in the second or third century CE, the Yoga-Sutra is a road map of human consciousness—and a particularly helpful guide... Read more >
A Briefer History of Time
A Briefer History of Time
Written by Stephen Hawking and Leonard Mlodinow
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ISBN: 9780307417848
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A Briefer History of Time

Written by Stephen Hawking and Leonard Mlodinow


Format: eBook, 176 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $13.99

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The science classic made more accessible
• More concise • Illustrated

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 years...

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Meditations
Meditations
Written by Marcus Aurelius, Translated by Gregory Hays
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780679642602
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Meditations
A New Translation
Written by Marcus Aurelius
Translated by Gregory Hays


Format: Hardcover, 256 pages
On Sale: May 14, 2002
Price: $21.95

Few ancient works have been as influential as the Meditations of Marcus Aurelius, philosopher and emperor of Rome (A.D. 161–180). A series of spiritual exercises filled with wisdom, practical guidance, and profound understanding of human behavior, it remains one of the greatest works of spiritual and ethical reflection ever written. Marcus’s... Read more >
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Assholes
Assholes
Written by Aaron James
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ISBN: 9780385535687
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Assholes
A Theory
Written by Aaron James


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: October 30, 2012
Price: $11.99

In the spirit of the mega-selling On Bullshit, philosopher Aaron James presents a theory of the asshole that is both intellectually provocative and existentially necessary.

What does it mean for someone to be an asshole? The answer is not obvious, despite the fact that we are often personally stuck dealing with people...

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