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The Rebel
The Rebel
Written by Albert Camus
Format: Trade Paperback
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
Price: $14.95

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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The Bhagavad-Gita
The Bhagavad-Gita
Written by Barbara Miller
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780553213652
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The Bhagavad-Gita

Written by Barbara Miller


Format: Paperback, 176 pages
On Sale: July 1, 1986
Price: $6.95

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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A Briefer History of Time
A Briefer History of Time
Written by Stephen Hawking and Leonard Mlodinow
Format: eBook
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
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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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Niccolo Machiavelli's The Prince on The Art of Power
Niccolo Machiavelli's The Prince on The Art of Power
Written by Cary J. Nederman
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781844838028
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Niccolo Machiavelli's The Prince on The Art of Power
The New Illustrated Edition of the Renaissance Masterpiece on Leadership
Written by Cary J. Nederman


Format: Hardcover, 272 pages
On Sale: April 1, 2009
Price: $24.95

With a scene-setting historical introduction, this newly translated and illustrated edition of a classic work is an essential addition to any home library.Written in 1512, "The Prince" is the masterpiece by Florentine political philosopher, poet, and playwright Niccolo Machiavelli. Although Machiavelli's book has been frequently misunderstood as a manual for unprincipled... Read more >
The Prince
The Prince
Written by Niccolo Machiavelli, Translated by Peter Constantine, Introduction by Albert Russell Ascoli
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ISBN: 9780812978056
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The Prince

Written by Niccolo Machiavelli
Translated by Peter Constantine
Introduction by Albert Russell Ascoli


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: February 5, 2008
Price: $8.00

A new translation by Peter Constantine
Introduction by Albert Russell Ascoli
 
The first modern treatise of political philosophy, The Prince is one of the world’s most influential and widely read books. Machiavelli reveals nothing less than the secrets of power: how to gain it, how to wield it, and how to... Read more >
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24/7
24/7
Written by Jonathan Crary
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ISBN: 9781781683101
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24/7
Late Capitalism and the Ends of Sleep
Written by Jonathan Crary


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: June 3, 2014
Price: $12.95

24/7: Late Capitalism and the Ends of Sleep explores some of the ruinous consequences of the expanding non-stop processes of twenty-first-century capitalism. The marketplace now operates through every hour of the clock, pushing us into constant activity and eroding forms of community and political expression, damaging the fabric of everyday life.

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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 >
Trying Not to Try
Trying Not to Try
Written by Edward Slingerland
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780770437619
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Trying Not to Try
The Art and Science of Spontaneity
Written by Edward Slingerland


Format: Hardcover, 304 pages
On Sale: March 4, 2014
Price: $26.00

A deeply original exploration of the power of spontaneity—an ancient Chinese ideal that cognitive scientists are only now beginning to understand—and why it is so essential to our well-being
 
Why is it always hard to fall asleep the night before an important meeting? Or be charming and relaxed on a... Read more >
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The Basic Works of Aristotle
The Basic Works of Aristotle
Written by Aristotle, Edited by Richard McKeon, Introduction by C.D.C. Reeve
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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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Awakening the Buddha Within
Awakening the Buddha Within
Written by Lama Surya Das
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ISBN: 9780385530989
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Awakening the Buddha Within
Eight Steps to Enlightenment
Written by Lama Surya Das


Format: eBook, 432 pages
On Sale: September 1, 2009
Price: $13.99

Lama Surya Das, the most highly trained American lama in the Tibetan tradition, presents the definitive book on Western Buddhism for the modern-day spiritual seeker.

The radical and compelling message of Buddhism tells us that each of us has the wisdom, awareness, love, and power of the Buddha within; yet most of... Read more >
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