Religion & Philosophy

Religion & Philosophy

Religion & Philosophy

Religion & Philosophy

Religious studies and Philosophy about the meaning of life and how the great thinkers, poets and writers.of yesteryear fathomed things out.
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DEMOCRACY IN AMERICA
ALEXIS DE TOCQUEVILLE    Book Number: 28847
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Hailed as the finest book ever written on the nature of democracy, it continues to be an influential text on both sides of the Atlantic, above all in the emerging democracies of Eastern Europe. De ...
CONVERSATIONS WITH GOD: Book Two
NEALE DONALD WALSCH    Book Number: 84850
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The dialogue continues - this paradigm shift will take great wisdom, great courage and massive determination. For fear will strike at the heart of these concepts and call them false...yet you will...
FIRST LOVE STORY: Adam, Eve, and Us
BRUCE FEILER    Book Number: 87481
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Thomas Merton said, "Love is our true destiny. We do not find the meaning of life by ourselves alone - we find it with another." Since antiquity, one story has stood at the centre of every convers...
RUBAIYAT OF OMAR KHAYYAM
OMAR KHAYYAM    Book Number: 24273
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This edition presents the classic free translation by Edward Fitzgerald of the great Persian poem by the 12th century astronomer and poet - Omar Khayyam. Fitzgerald's masterful translation was firs...
HOLY QUR'AN
ABDULLAH YUSUF ALI    Book Number: 30323
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The Holy Qu'ran (also known as The Koran) is the sacred book of Islam. It is the word of God whose truth was revealed to the Prophet Muhammad through the angel Gabriel over a period of 23 years. Th...
EASTERN PHILOSOPHY: Greatest Thinkers and Sages
KEVIN BURNS    Book Number: 88560
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From Buddhism and Islam, to Confucius and Gandhi, this eloquent guide leads the reader through the most influential schools of thought. The book is split into three parts: India, The Middle East: Z...
CONVERSATIONS WITH GOD: Book Two
NEALE DONALD WALSCH    Book Number: 88585
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The dialogue continues - this paradigm shift will take great wisdom, great courage and massive determination. For fear will strike at the heart of these concepts and call them false...yet you will...
CONVERSATIONS WITH GOD: Book Three
NEALE DONALD WALSCH    Book Number: 88586
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The dialogue expands... You are always part of God, because you are never apart from God. The truth has been food for the hungry soul so take it and eat it. For the truth is the body, and joy is ...
CLADDAGH RING
MALACHY MCCOURT    Book Number: 88812
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The Claddagh Ring is Ireland's cherished symbol of friendship, loyalty and love. It has become a daily source of spiritual sustenance, worn by millions around the world. This short, insightful bo...
BRUEGEL THE COMPLETE PAINTINGS - 40TH ANNIVERSARY EDITION
JÜRGEN MÜLLER    Book Number: 88638
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Prepare to be shocked by the grotesque and grimacing series of paintings like The Triumph of Death with murdering skeleton figures slaying the population by hanging, throat cutting and barbarous ac...
MEISTER ECKHART: Philosopher of Christianity
KURT FLASCH    Book Number: 88947
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One of the most senior scholars and best-known writers on late German Medieval thought in Europe, renowned philosopher Kurt Flasch offers a full-scale reappraisal of the life and legacy of Meister ...
FASCISM: A Warning
MADELINE ALBRIGHT    Book Number: 88778
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The first woman to serve as US Secretary of State, Madeline Albright presents a personal and urgent examination of fascism in the 20th century, and how its legacies shape today's world. The 20th c...
THUS SPAKE ZARATHUSTRA
F. NIETZSCHE    Book Number: 27113
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This astonishing series of aphorisms, put into the mouth of the Persian sage Zarathustra, or Zoroaster, contains the kernal of Nietzsche's thought. God is dead, he tells us. Christianity is decaden...
ESSENTIAL PHILOSOPHICAL WORKS
DAVID HUME    Book Number: 65536
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David Hume (1711-1776) was the most important philosopher ever to write in English, as well as a master stylist. This volume contains his major philosophical works. A Treatise of Human Nature (173...
ART TREASURES OF THE MAHABHARATA
BHAKTISIDDHANTA    Book Number: 89506
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'Arjuna to single combat. At that moment dark rainclouds and flashes of lightning appeared in the sky, along with the rainbow of Indra. When Surya saw how Indra had appeared there out of affection ...
TAO TE CHING
LAO TZU    Book Number: 25252
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Dating from around 300BC, this is the first great classic of the Chinese school of philosophy called Taoism. Within its pages is summed up a complete view of the cosmos and how human beings should ...
WALL BETWEEN US: Notes from The Holy Land
MATTHEW SMALL    Book Number: 89837
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In 2012, Bathonian Matthew Small embarked on a trip to the Holy Land to further his understanding of the enduring conflict between Israel and Palestine. There he discovered beauty, fear and suffer...
SACRED SWORDS: Jihad in the Holy Land 1097-1291
JAMES WATERSON    Book Number: 89994
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The conflict between Christians and Muslims in the early medieval period is full of resonance for our own times. We are used to hearing the story from a British perspective, including the exploits ...
ROADS TAKEN: The Great Jewish Migrations to the New World
HASIA DINER    Book Number: 89779
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The never-before-told story of countless Jewish peddlers who propelled a mass migration of Jewish families out of Central and Eastern Europe, North Africa, and the Ottoman Empire to destinations as...
TABLE MAKER: A Carpenter's Guide to Life
JOEL BIRD    Book Number: 90152
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'The tables I like are quiet. They sit patiently waiting for the day's purpose to reveal itself... The table that I grew up with was one such example. A simple 5' x 3' pine table, four legs joined...
LIFE OF LONGCHENPA: The Omniscient Dharma King
EDIT JAMPA MACKENZIE STEWART    Book Number: 89196
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Longchenpa was a 14th century scholar and abbot of Tibetan Buddhism, a prolific writer whose 300 books, manuals, sadhanas and treatises cover the entire range of Buddhist teaching and practice. 650...
ALIVE IN GOD: A Christian Imagination
TIMOTHY RADCLIFFE    Book Number: 90031
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The author was Master of The Dominican Order and is a prize winner for theological writing and here we are offered a privileged opportunity to glimpse the accumulated wisdom of a lifetime. His is ...
REVIVING THE HEART: The Story of the 18th Century Revival
RICHARD TURNBULL    Book Number: 90265
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The Revivalist movement of the 18th century in England centred round John Wesley and George Whitefield and their new ways of preaching, but the origins of the movement have been hotly debated. The ...
HOLY SHROUD: A Brilliant Hoax
GARY VIKAN    Book Number: 90367
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Long revered in the Catholic Church as the cloth which covered Christ's body after the Crucifixion, in 1988 the Turin Shroud was carbon-dated to the mid-14th century, the era of Geoffrey Chaucer's ...
LOST GUTENBERG: The Astounding Story
MARGARET LESLIE DAVIS    Book Number: 89030
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The Gutenberg Bible was one of the first printed books and only 48 or 49 survive, many of them incomplete or damaged. Number 45 is one of the most perfect in terms of its condition. The bibles were...
ETHICS

New ETHICS

BENEDICT DE SPINOZA    Book Number: 30619
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Benedict de Spinoza lived a life of blameless simplicity as a lens-grinder in Holland. And yet in his lifetime he was expelled from the Jewish community in Amsterdam as a heretic, and after his dea...
APOCALYPSE
CAMILLE FLAMMARION    Book Number: 90796
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The fear of the end of the world has repeatedly appeared throughout the ages and is here documented through hundreds of colour artworks from the Angel of the Abyss and the Locusts from c950 from th...
CHRIST IN ART
ERNEST RENAN    Book Number: 90801
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Ernest Renan (1823-1892) was an historian, religious scholar and philosopher and in the hopes of joining the priesthood he attended an ecclesiastical seminary during his youth. His exposure to the...
GOOD MAN JESUS AND THE SCOUNDREL CHRIST
PHILP PULLMAN    Book Number: 90860
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Two brothers: Jesus, the good and reserved man, Christ, the calculating and impassioned figure who will go down in history. Philip Pullman has reimagined the New Testament. Picture Jesus, a travell...
MINDFUL MAN: Words From The Earth
CASPAR WALSH    Book Number: 90874
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'How is being a mindful man different to a mindful woman? Surely the road to enlightenment is the same for our entire species regardless of gender? Do we need a separate focus to become Zen men? ...
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