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

Written by Stephen Hawking and Leonard Mlodinow
Read by Steve West


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download0
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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The Architecture of Happiness
The Architecture of Happiness
Written by Alain De Botton
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307277244
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The Architecture of Happiness

Written by Alain De Botton


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2008
Price: $18.00

The Achitecture of Happiness is a dazzling and generously illustrated journey through the philosophy and psychology of architecture and the indelible connection between our identities and our locations.One of the great but often unmentioned causes of both happiness and misery is the quality of our environment: the kinds of walls, chairs... 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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The Rebel
The Rebel
Written by Albert Camus
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ISBN: 9780679733843
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The Rebel
An Essay on Man in Revolt
Written by Albert Camus


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: January 1, 1992
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By one of the most profoundly influential thinkers of our century, The Rebel is a classic essay on revolution. For Albert Camus, the urge to revolt is one of the "essential dimensions" of human nature, manifested in man's timeless Promethean struggle against the conditions of his existence, as well as the... Read more >
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After the Ecstasy, the Laundry
After the Ecstasy, the Laundry
Written by Jack Kornfield
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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 >
The Poetics of Space
The Poetics of Space
Written by Gaston Bachelard
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ISBN: 9780807064733
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The Poetics of Space

Written by Gaston Bachelard


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: April 1, 1994
Price: $16.00

Thirty years since its first publication in English, French philosopher Gaston Bachelard's The Poetics of Space one of the most appealing and lyrical explorations of home. Bachelard takes us on a journey, from cellar to attic, to show how our perceptions of houses and other shelters shape our thoughts, memories, and...

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Basic Writings of Nietzsche
Basic Writings of Nietzsche
Written by Friedrich Nietzsche, Translated by Walter Kaufmann, Introduction by Peter Gay
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ISBN: 9780679783398
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Basic Writings of Nietzsche

Written by Friedrich Nietzsche
Translated by Walter Kaufmann
Introduction by Peter Gay


Format: Trade Paperback, 896 pages
On Sale: November 28, 2000
Price: $18.00

Introduction by Peter Gay
Translated and edited by Walter Kaufmann
Commentary by Martin Heidegger, Albert Camus, and Gilles Deleuze
 
One hundred years after his death, Friedrich Nietzsche remains the most influential philosopher of the modern era. Basic Writings of Nietzsche gathers the complete texts of five of Nietzsche’s most important works, from his...

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Yoga and the Quest for the True Self
Yoga and the Quest for the True Self
Written by Stephen Cope
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ISBN: 9780553378351
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Yoga and the Quest for the True Self

Written by Stephen Cope


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: September 5, 2000
Price: $17.00

Millions of Americans know yoga as a superb form of exercise and as a potent source of calm in our stress-filled lives. Far fewer are aware of the full promise of yoga as a 4,000-year-old practical path of liberation—a path that fits the needs of modern Western seekers with startling precision... Read more >
Just Babies
Just Babies
Written by Paul Bloom
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ISBN: 9780307886859
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Just Babies
The Origins of Good and Evil
Written by Paul Bloom


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: November 11, 2014
Price: $15.00

A leading cognitive scientist argues that a deep sense of good and evil is bred in the bone.
 
From John Locke to Sigmund Freud, philosophers and psychologists have long believed that we begin life as blank moral slates. Many of us take for granted that babies are born selfish and that it is...

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The Way of Zen
The Way of Zen
Written by Alan W. Watts
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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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