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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 >
Beyond Good & Evil
Beyond Good & Evil
Written by Friedrich Nietzsche, Translated by Walter Kaufmann
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780679724650
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Beyond Good & Evil
Prelude to a Philosophy of the Future
Written by Friedrich Nietzsche
Translated by Walter Kaufmann


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: December 17, 1989
Price: $14.95

Represents Nietzsche's attempt to sum up his philosophy. In nine parts the book is designed to give the reader a comprehensive idea of Nietzche's thought and style. With an inclusive index of subjects and persons. Read more >
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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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Religion for Atheists
Religion for Atheists
Written by Alain De Botton
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307476821
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Religion for Atheists
A Non-believer's Guide to the Uses of Religion
Written by Alain De Botton


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: January 8, 2013
Price: $16.00

What if religions are neither all true nor all nonsense? Alain de Botton’s bold and provocative book argues that we can benefit from the wisdom and power of religion—without having to believe in any of it.

He suggests that rather than mocking religion, agnostics and atheists should instead steal from it—because the...

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I Ching Workbook
I Ching Workbook
Written by R.L. Wing
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780385128384
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I Ching Workbook

Written by R.L. Wing


Format: Trade Paperback, 184 pages
On Sale: December 19, 1978
Price: $22.95

The 5,000-year-old Chinese book of wisdom, presented in a unique work-book format designed to help truth-seekers find new meaning and enlightenment in its ancient lore. Read more >
The Case for God
The Case for God
Written by Karen Armstrong
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307389800
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The Case for God

Written by Karen Armstrong


Format: Trade Paperback, 432 pages
On Sale: September 7, 2010
Price: $16.95

A nuanced exploration of the part that religion plays in human life, drawing on the insights of the past in order to build a faith that speaks to the needs of our dangerously polarized age.
 
Moving from the Paleolithic age to the present, Karen Armstrong details the great lengths to which humankind... Read more >
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Sailing the Wine-Dark Sea
Sailing the Wine-Dark Sea
Written by Thomas Cahill
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780385495547
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Sailing the Wine-Dark Sea
Why the Greeks Matter
Written by Thomas Cahill


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
On Sale: July 27, 2004
Price: $17.00

In Sailing the Wine-Dark Sea, his fourth volume to explore “the hinges of history,” Thomas Cahill escorts the reader on another entertaining—and historically unassailable—journey through the landmarks of art and bloodshed that defined Greek culture nearly three millennia ago.

In the city-states of Athens and Sparta and throughout the Greek islands, honors... Read more >
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If You Meet the Buddha on the Road, Kill Him
If You Meet the Buddha on the Road, Kill Him
Written by Sheldon Kopp
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780553278323
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If You Meet the Buddha on the Road, Kill Him
The Pilgrimage Of Psychotherapy Patients
Written by Sheldon Kopp


Format: Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: May 1, 1982
Price: $7.99

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Nothing in This Book Is True, But It's Exactly How Things Are, 15th Anniversary Edition
Nothing in This Book Is True, But It's Exactly How Things Are, 15th Anniversary Edition
Written by Bob Frissell
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ISBN: 9781556438318
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Nothing in This Book Is True, But It's Exactly How Things Are, 15th Anniversary Edition

Written by Bob Frissell


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: September 29, 2009
Price: $17.95

Nothing in This Book Is True, But It’s Exactly How Things Are is an account of humankind’s function within the grand celestial battle between internal and external knowledge. Author Bob Frissell gives a compelling account of our planetary ascent into higher consciousness, presenting a big-screen view of the Earth through the... Read more >
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Momma Zen
Momma Zen
Written by Karen Maezen Miller
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590304617
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Momma Zen
Walking the Crooked Path of Motherhood
Written by Karen Maezen Miller


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: November 13, 2007
Price: $15.95

Combining humor, honesty, and plainspoken advice, Momma Zen distills the doubts and frustrations of parenting into vignettes of Zen wisdom.

Drawing on her experience as a first-time mother, and on her years of Zen meditation and study, Miller explores how the daily challenges of parenthood can become the most profound spiritual... Read more >
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