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Meditations
Meditations
Written by Marcus Aurelius, Translated by Gregory Hays
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812968255
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Meditations
A New Translation
Written by Marcus Aurelius
Translated by Gregory Hays


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: May 6, 2003
Price: $10.00

A new translation, with an Introduction, by Gregory Hays
 
Marcus Aurelius Antoninus (a.d. 121–180) succeeded his adoptive father as emperor of Rome in a.d. 161—and Meditations remains one of the greatest works of spiritual and ethical reflection ever written. With a profound understanding of human behavior, Marcus provides insights, wisdom, and practical...

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Zen Mind, Beginner's Mind
Zen Mind, Beginner's Mind
Written by Shunryu Suzuki, Afterword by David Chadwick
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ISBN: 9781590308493
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Zen Mind, Beginner's Mind

Written by Shunryu Suzuki
Afterword by David Chadwick


Format: Trade Paperback, 176 pages
On Sale: June 28, 2011
Price: $15.95

"In the beginner's mind there are many possibilities, but in the expert's there are few."

So begins this most beloved of all American Zen books.  Seldom has such a small handful of words provided a teaching as rich as has this famous opening line.  In a single stroke, the simple sentence... Read more >
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The Black Swan: Second Edition
The Black Swan: Second Edition
Written by Nassim Nicholas Taleb
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ISBN: 9780812973815
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The Black Swan: Second Edition
The Impact of the Highly Improbable: With a new section: "On Robustness and Fragility"
Written by Nassim Nicholas Taleb


Format: Trade Paperback, 480 pages
On Sale: May 11, 2010
Price: $17.00

The Black Swan is a standalone book in Nassim Nicholas Taleb’s landmark Incerto series, an investigation of opacity, luck, uncertainty, probability, human error, risk, and decision-making in a world we don’t understand. The other books in the series are Fooled by Randomness, Antifragile, and The Bed of Procrustes.

A black swan is... Read more >
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The Myth of Sisyphus
The Myth of Sisyphus
Written by Albert Camus
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ISBN: 9780679733737
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The Myth of Sisyphus
And Other Essays
Written by Albert Camus


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: May 7, 1991
Price: $14.95

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The Grand Design
The Grand Design
Written by Stephen Hawking and Leonard Mlodinow
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780553384666
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The Grand Design

Written by Stephen Hawking and Leonard Mlodinow


Format: Trade Paperback, 208 pages
On Sale: February 21, 2012
Price: $18.00

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

When and how did the universe begin? Why are we here? What is the nature of reality? Is the apparent “grand design” of our universe evidence of a benevolent creator who set things in motion—or does science offer another explanation? In this startling and lavishly illustrated book...

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The History of Sexuality
The History of Sexuality
Written by Michel Foucault
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ISBN: 9780679724698
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The History of Sexuality
An Introduction
Written by Michel Foucault


Format: Trade Paperback, 176 pages
On Sale: April 14, 1990
Price: $15.00

The author turns his attention to sex and the reasons why we are driven constantly to analyze and discuss it. An iconoclastic explanation of modern sexual history. Read more >
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Meditations
Meditations
Written by Marcus Aurelius, Translated by Gregory Hays
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781588361738
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Meditations
A New Translation
Written by Marcus Aurelius
Translated by Gregory Hays


Format: eBook
On Sale: May 14, 2002
Price: $9.99

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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The Art of War
The Art of War
Written by Sun Tzu, Translated by Thomas Cleary
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9781590302255
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The Art of War

Written by Sun Tzu
Translated by Thomas Cleary


Format: Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: January 11, 2005
Price: $7.99

Conflict is an inevitable part of life, according to this ancient Chinese classic of strategy, but everything necessary to deal with conflict wisely, honorably, victoriously, is already present within us. Compiled more than two thousand years ago by a mysterious warrior-philosopher, The Art of War is still perhaps the most... Read more >
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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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Ethical Slut
Ethical Slut
Written by Dossie Easton and Janet W. Hardy
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781587613371
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Ethical Slut

Written by Dossie Easton and Janet W. Hardy


Format: Trade Paperback, 296 pages
On Sale: March 10, 2009
Price: $16.99

The essential guide for singles and couples who want to explore polyamory in ways that are ethically and emotionally sustainable.

For anyone who has ever dreamed of love, sex, and companionship beyond the limits of traditional monogamy, this groundbreaking guide navigates the infinite possibilities that open relationships can offer. Experienced ethical... Read more >
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