From Poverty To Power [NOOK Book]

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With the current abundance of motivational coaches, talk shows, self-help books, and "positivity" seminars, it s easy to think you ve heard it all. You haven t. Before "affirmations" and "visualization" became a part of our everyday language, a man by the name of James Allen blazed the trail you now see others following. Allen is most widely known for his seminal book, As a Man Thinketh, which teaches readers the immense power of the conscious mind. From Poverty to Power, his first book, explores the same ...
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From Poverty To Power

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Overview

With the current abundance of motivational coaches, talk shows, self-help books, and "positivity" seminars, it s easy to think you ve heard it all. You haven t. Before "affirmations" and "visualization" became a part of our everyday language, a man by the name of James Allen blazed the trail you now see others following. Allen is most widely known for his seminal book, As a Man Thinketh, which teaches readers the immense power of the conscious mind. From Poverty to Power, his first book, explores the same concepts, but focuses on recovering from adversity. Considering our society s present conditions, the message of this book is especially relevant. Allen takes readers on another journey of self discovery in this empowering text. Allen explores the power of the conscious mind in transforming the conditions of one's life and how one can harness all of their innate powers. This edition is further enhanced with an introduction by C'BS ALife that firmly sets the context of this writing by James Allen in time and space. Readers will understand how and why the message of James Allen arose when it did, how this message remains unique even in today's atmosphere of positive thinking," and - most importantly - how we can put them into practice now.
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Product Details

  • BN ID: 2940013588875
  • Publisher: Two Horizons Press
  • Publication date: 5/12/2010
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 144
  • Sales rank: 662,136
  • File size: 691 KB

Meet the Author

James Allen (1864-1912) was a philosophical writer of British nationality known for his inspirational books and poetry. At mid-life, Allen retired and moved to a small cottage in Ilfracombe, Devon, England to pursue a simple of contemplation. There he wrote for nine years, producing 19 works. Allen's books illustrate the use of the power of thought to increase personal capabilities. Although he never achieved great fame or wealth, his works continue to influence people around the world, including the New Thought movement. Allen's most famous book, As a Man Thinken, was published in 1902. It is now considered a classic self-help book.
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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 21, 2011

    Descent read...worth a buy

    Its not the best by James Allenm being that it's a littke redundant and dry towards the end, but it definitely has some heartfelt quotables that are sure to enrich the soul. Read this, but follow up with As a Man Thinketh.

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