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The Grand Design
The Grand Design
Written by Stephen Hawking and Leonard Mlodinow, Read by Steve West
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9781415966624
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The Grand Design

Written by Stephen Hawking and Leonard Mlodinow
Read by Steve West


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: September 7, 2010
Price: $14.00

THE FIRST MAJOR WORK IN NEARLY A DECADE BY ONE OF THE WORLD’S GREAT THINKERS—A MARVELOUSLY CONCISE BOOK WITH NEW ANSWERS TO THE ULTIMATE QUESTIONS OF LIFE
 
When and how did the universe begin? Why are we here? Why is there something rather than nothing? What is the nature of reality? Why... Read more >
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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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Illuminations
Illuminations
Written by Walter Benjamin
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780805202410
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Illuminations
Essays and Reflections
Written by Walter Benjamin


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: January 13, 1969
Price: $16.00

Walter Benjamin was one of the most original cultural critics of the twentieth century. Illuminations includes his views on Kafka, with whom he felt a close personal affinity; his studies on Baudelaire and Proust; and his essays on Leskov and on Brecht's Epic Theater. Also included are his penetrating study "The... Read more >
Congratulations, by the way
Congratulations, by the way
Written by George Saunders
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780812996272
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Congratulations, by the way
Some Thoughts on Kindness
Written by George Saunders


Format: Hardcover, 64 pages
On Sale: April 22, 2014
Price: $14.00

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

Three months after George Saunders gave a graduation address at Syracuse University, a transcript of that speech was posted on the website of The New York Times, where its simple, uplifting message struck a deep chord. Within days, it had been shared more than one million times. Why?... Read more >
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The Art of Travel
The Art of Travel
Written by Alain De Botton
Format: Trade Paperback
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
Price: $16.00

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 Yoga-Sutra of Patanjali
The Yoga-Sutra of Patanjali
Written by Chip Hartranft
Format: Trade Paperback
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 >
The Way of Zen
The Way of Zen
Written by Alan W. Watts
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307784346
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The Way of Zen

Written by Alan W. Watts


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: February 16, 2011
Price: $11.99

The Way of Zen begins as a succinct guide through the histories of Buddhism and Taoism leading up to the development of Zen Buddhism, which drew deeply from both traditions.  It then goes on to paint a broad but insightful picture of Zen as it was and is practiced, both as a... Read more >
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Self Comes to Mind
Self Comes to Mind
Written by Antonio Damasio
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307474957
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Self Comes to Mind
Constructing the Conscious Brain
Written by Antonio Damasio


Format: Trade Paperback, 416 pages
On Sale: March 6, 2012
Price: $15.95

A leading neuroscientist explores with authority, with imagination, and with unparalleled mastery how the brain constructs the mind and how the brain makes that mind conscious.
 
Antonio Damasio has spent the past thirty years researching and and revealing how the brain works. Here, in his most ambitious and stunning work yet, he...

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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 Life You Can Save
The Life You Can Save
Written by Peter Singer
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812981568
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The Life You Can Save
How to Do Your Part to End World Poverty
Written by Peter Singer


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: September 14, 2010
Price: $15.00

For the first time in history, eradicating world poverty is within our reach. Yet around the world, a billion people struggle to live each day on less than many of us pay for bottled water. In The Life You Can Save, Peter Singer uses ethical arguments, illuminating examples, and case studies...

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