Great Books Collection: Volume Two (20+ Books)

Great Books Collection: Volume Two (20+ Books)

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by Albert Einstein
     
 
IMPORTANT NOTE: This is a very large anthology, and some people have experienced trouble navigating the work. To find each work in the anthology, you must go to the "Go To" section of your Nook, and then select "Chapter." It might get a blank screen--if it does, then hit the page forward button and the work will appear.

Great Books is inspired by a

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IMPORTANT NOTE: This is a very large anthology, and some people have experienced trouble navigating the work. To find each work in the anthology, you must go to the "Go To" section of your Nook, and then select "Chapter." It might get a blank screen--if it does, then hit the page forward button and the work will appear.

Great Books is inspired by a curriculum and a book list, as well as a method of education. Mortimer Adler lists three criteria for including a book on the list:

1. the book has contemporary significance; that is, it has relevance to the problems and issues of our times;
2. the book is inexhaustible; it can be read again and again with benefit;
3. the book is relevant to a large number of the great ideas and great issues that have occupied the minds of thinking individuals for the last 25 centuries.

This Great Book Collection has active table of contents to make it easy to navigate. Authors and works include:

Albert Einstein
Relativity - The Special and General Theory
Sidelights on Relativity

Albert Schopenhauer
The Essays of Arthur Schopenhauer; Studies in Pessimism

Carl von Clausewitz
On War, Volume 1

Charles Darwin
Autobiography of Charles Darwin
On the Origin of Species
The Descent of Man

Franz Kafka
The Trial

George Eliot
Adam Bede
Middlemarch

Henry David Thoreau
On the Duty of Civil Disobedience
Walden

Henry James
The Ambassadors
The American

Honore de Balzac
Eugenie Grandet

James Joyce
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man
Dubliners
Ulysses

John Dewey
Democracy and Education

Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels
The Communist Manifesto

Leo Tolstoy
Anna Karenina
War and Peace

Nathaniel Hawthorne
The Scarlet Letter

Plato
Alcibiades I
Apology
Charmides
Cratylus
Critias
Crito
Euthydemus
Euthyphro
Gorgios
Ion
Laches
Lesser Hippias
Lysis
Menexenus
Meno
Meno 2
Parmenides
Phaedo
Philebus
Protagoras
Sophist
Statesman
Symposium
The Republic
Theaetetus
Timaeus

Ralph Waldo Emerson
Essays
Representative Men

Sigmund Freud
Dream Psychology

Thucydides
History of the Peloponnesian

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940011820311
Publisher:
Golgotha Press
Publication date:
10/08/2010
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Sales rank:
544,062
File size:
10 MB

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