Lama Surya Das - Philosophy - 2009 - 432 pages
Eight Steps to Enlightenment Lama Surya Das. sembled male lamas, monks, and
teachers to envision what it would mean to engage in a spiritual practice
surrounded only by women. I-low, she asked, would these assembled men feel if
all the ...
Rebecca Housel, J. Jeremy Wisnewski - Philosophy - 2009 - 288 pages
This book is the first to explore them, drawing on the wisdom of philosophical heavyweights to answer essential questions such as: What do the struggles of "vegetarian" vampires who control their biological urge for human blood say about ...
Ralph Waldo Emerson - Philosophy - 2009
Introduction by Mary Oliver Commentary by Henry James, Robert Frost, Matthew Arnold, Oliver Wendell Holmes, and Henry David Thoreau The definitive collection of Emerson’s major speeches, essays, and poetry, The Essential Writings of Ralph ...
Arkady Babchenko - History - 2009 - 416 pages
A young Russian soldier offers a harrowing chronicle of his experiences in the Chechen wars that captures the fear, chaos, hardship, drudgery, and brutality of modern warfare, documenting his personal odyssey from na´ve, teenage conscript ...
Niccolo Machiavelli - Philosophy - 2009 - 565 pages
Thoughtfully introduced by Albert Russell Ascoli, this edition belongs in everyone’s library.” –John Jeffries Martin, professor and chair, department of history, Trinity University “If one were to assign a single edition of ...
Pedro A. Noguera - Education - 2009 - 368 pages
These essays challenge educators to look at what we can do in schools rather than focus on factors out of our control." —LISA DELPIT, eminent scholar and executive director for the Center for Urban Education and Innovation, Florida ...
Friedrich Nietzsche - Philosophy - 2009 - 797 pages
Edited and translated by the great Nietzsche scholar Walter Kaufmann, this volume also features seventy-five aphorisms, selections from Nietzsche’s correspondence, and variants from drafts for Ecce Homo.
Philip Pettit - Philosophy - 2009 - 192 pages
But this work is of immense interest in itself, as Philip Pettit shows in Made with Words, and it critically shapes Hobbes's political philosophy.
Jack Kornfield - Psychology - 2008 - 429 pages
You have within you unlimited capacities for love, for joy, for communion with life, and for unshakable freedom—and here is how to awaken them.
Michael Welschenbach - Computers - 2005 - 504 pages
This book covers everything you need to know to write professional-level cryptographic code. This expanded, improved second edition includes about 100 pages of new material as well as numerous improvements to the original text.
Heather Poole - Biography & Autobiography - 2012 - 272 pages
Heather's true stories in Cruising Attitude are surprising, hilarious, sometimes outrageously incredible—the very juiciest of "galley gossip" delightfully intermingled with the eye-opening, unforgettable chronicle of her fascinating life ...