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Product Description: Gu Yanwu pioneered the late-Ming and early Qing-era practice of Han Learning, or Evidential Learning, favoring practical over theoretical approaches to knowledge. He strongly encouraged scholars to return to the simple, ethical precepts of early Confucianism, and in his best-known work, Rizhi lu (Record of Daily Knowledge), he applied this paradigm to literature, government, economics, history, education, and philology...read more
By Ian Johnston (trans)

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9780231170482 | Columbia Univ Pr, November 8, 2016, cover price $65.00 | About this edition: Gu Yanwu pioneered the late-Ming and early Qing-era practice of Han Learning, or Evidential Learning, favoring practical over theoretical approaches to knowledge.

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Product Description: The Iliad is an epic Greek poem written by philosopher Homer, and is considered one of the oldest pieces of western literature still in existence. The story takes place during the last weeks of the ten year Trojan War, with a focus on the quarrels between King Agamemnon and the legendary warrior Achilles...read more

Hardcover:

9781439163375, titled "The Iliad" | Reprint edition (Atria Books, October 11, 2011), cover price $35.00 | also contains Iliad, The Iliad, The Iliad, The Iliad, The Iliad, The Iliad, The Iliad, The Iliad | About this edition: TOLSTOY CALLED THE ILIAD A miracle; Goethe said that it always thrust him into a state of astonishment.
9781904633389, titled "The Iliad" | New edition (Collectors Library, September 1, 2011), cover price $9.95 | also contains Iliad, The Iliad, The Iliad, The Iliad, The Iliad, The Iliad, The Iliad, The Iliad | About this edition: One of the great epics of western literature, 'The Iliad' recounts the story of the Trojan wars.
9781934451472, titled "The Iliad" | Wilder Pubns Ltd, March 30, 2007, cover price $24.99 | also contains Iliad, The Iliad, The Iliad, The Iliad, The Iliad, The Iliad, The Iliad | About this edition: The Iliad: Join Achilles at the Gates of Troy as he slays Hector to Avenge the death of Patroclus.

Paperback:

9781523427895, titled "The Iliad" | Createspace Independent Pub, January 16, 2016, cover price $19.99 | also contains Iliad, Iliad, The Iliad, The Iliad, The Iliad, The Iliad, The Iliad, The Iliad, The Iliad | About this edition: The Iliad is an ancient Greek epic poem in dactylic hexameter, traditionally attributed to Homer.
9781519409171, titled "The Iliad" | Createspace Independent Pub, November 19, 2015, cover price $20.00 | also contains Iliad, Iliad, The Iliad, The Iliad, The Iliad, The Iliad, The Iliad, The Iliad, The Iliad | About this edition: The Iliad (sometimes referred to as the Song of Ilion or Song of Ilium) is an ancient Greek epic poem in dactylic hexameter, traditionally attributed to Homer.
9781519324726, titled "The Iliad" | Createspace Independent Pub, November 16, 2015, cover price $16.99 | also contains Iliad, Iliad, The Iliad, The Iliad, The Iliad, The Iliad, The Iliad, The Iliad, The Iliad | About this edition: Description Notice: This Book is published by Historical Books Limited (www.
9781519334190, titled "The Iliad" | Createspace Independent Pub, November 16, 2015, cover price $16.99 | also contains Iliad, Iliad, The Iliad, The Iliad, The Iliad, The Iliad, The Iliad, The Iliad, The Iliad | About this edition: Description Notice: This Book is published by Historical Books Limited (www.
9781519335531, titled "The Iliad" | Createspace Independent Pub, November 16, 2015, cover price $24.99 | also contains Iliad, Iliad, The Iliad, The Iliad, The Iliad, The Iliad, The Iliad, The Iliad, The Iliad | About this edition: Description Notice: This Book is published by Historical Books Limited (www.
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9781416540151, titled "The Iliad" | Simon & Schuster, August 1, 2006, cover price $5.99 | also contains Iliad, The Iliad, The Iliad, The Iliad, The Iliad, The Iliad, The Iliad, The Iliad

Miscellaneous:

9781598950847, titled "The Iliad" | Unabridged edition (Findaway World Llc, June 26, 2006), cover price $44.99 | also contains Iliad, The Iliad, The Iliad, The Iliad, The Iliad

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9781520017402 | Mp3 una edition (Dreamscape Media Llc, August 19, 2016), cover price $29.99 | also contains Iliad, Iliad, The Iliad, The Iliad, The Iliad, The Iliad, The Iliad, The Iliad, The Iliad | About this edition: The Iliad is an epic Greek poem written by philosopher Homer, and is considered one of the oldest pieces of western literature still in existence.
9781520017365 | Unabridged edition (Dreamscape Media Llc, August 19, 2016), cover price $39.99 | also contains Iliad, Iliad, The Iliad, The Iliad, The Iliad, The Iliad, The Iliad, The Iliad, The Iliad | About this edition: The Iliad is an epic Greek poem written by philosopher Homer, and is considered one of the oldest pieces of western literature still in existence.
9781442347311, titled "The Iliad" | Unabridged edition (Simon & Schuster, October 11, 2011), cover price $49.99 | also contains Iliad, Iliad, The Iliad, The Iliad, The Iliad, The Iliad, The Iliad, The Iliad, The Iliad | About this edition: An Iliad for the twenty-first century, this magnificent new translation by Stephen Mitchell sets the highest standards for beauty, accuracy, and aliveness.

Reinforced:

9780606284059 | Demco Media, January 1, 2003, cover price $20.15 | also contains Iliad, The Iliad, The Iliad, The Iliad, The Iliad | About this edition: Chronicles the Greek siege of Troy and the war that ensued.

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9781439530313, titled "The Iliad" | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, August 11, 2008), cover price $24.95 | also contains Iliad, The Iliad, The Iliad, The Iliad, The Iliad, The Iliad, The Iliad | About this edition: Historians now suggest that Greece fought with Ilium, or Troy, over trade routes; the towering personalities and great drama of Homer's tale - and even, many believe, the premise of Helen's kidnapping - rest largely upon later elaboration.
9781417736300 | Turtleback Books, April 1, 2003, cover price $23.35 | also contains Iliad, The Iliad, The Iliad, The Iliad | About this edition: Chronicles the Greek siege of Troy and the war that ensued.

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Product Description: The Odyssey can claim to be Western literature's first adventure story, and describes the ten-year wanderings of Odysseus in his quest to return home after the Trojan war. He encounters giants, sorceresses and sea-monsters before he can get home and then must remain in disguise while seeking a way to rid his home of the suitors who, believing him dead, have besieged his wife...read more

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9781782124252 | Box edition (Arcturus Pub, September 1, 2013), cover price $24.95 | also contains The Odyssey, The Odyssey, The Odyssey, The Odyssey, The Odyssey, The Odyssey, The Odyssey | About this edition: The timeless themes of the Odyssey”survival, courage, loyalty, and hospitality”have resonated with readers through the ages, making it the most enduring classic in Western civilization.
9781435137738 | Gardners Books, December 12, 2012, cover price $13.50 | also contains The Odyssey, The Odyssey, The Odyssey, The Odyssey, The Odyssey, The Odyssey, The Odyssey, The Odyssey, The Odyssey, The Odyssey | About this edition: Handsomely produced in hardcover at a very affordable price, Barnes & Noble Signature Editions have been carefully edited and reset in a modern design for greater readability.
9781904633372 | New edition (Collectors Library, March 1, 2011), cover price $7.95 | also contains The Odyssey, The Odyssey, The Odyssey, The Odyssey, The Odyssey, The Odyssey, The Odyssey | About this edition: Homer's epic tells of the adventures of Odysseus, the mythological King of Ithaca and leader of the Trojan war, recounting the hero's wanderings and his eventual regaining of his kingdom.
9781600104503, titled "Odyssey" | Idea & Design Works Llc, September 15, 2009, cover price $14.99 | also contains The Odyssey, The Odyssey, The Odyssey, The Odyssey, The Odyssey, The Odyssey
9780785825043 | Chartwell Books, March 30, 2009, cover price $24.99 | also contains The Odyssey, The Odyssey, The Odyssey, The Odyssey, The Odyssey, The Odyssey | About this edition: Divided into 24 books, the Odyssey charts the return journey of Ulysses from the Trojan War to the island of Ithaca.
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Paperback:

9781523409358 | Createspace Independent Pub, January 15, 2016, cover price $15.99 | also contains The Odyssey, The Odyssey, The Odyssey, The Odyssey, The Odyssey, The Odyssey, The Odyssey, The Odyssey, The Odyssey, The Odyssey | About this edition: The Odyssey is one of two major ancient Greek epic poems attributed to Homer.
9781519705846 | Createspace Independent Pub, December 7, 2015, cover price $12.99 | also contains The Odyssey, The Odyssey, The Odyssey, The Odyssey, The Odyssey, The Odyssey, The Odyssey, The Odyssey, The Odyssey, The Odyssey | About this edition: This ancient Greek epic poem centers on the hero Odysseus (or Ulysses, as he was known in Roman myths) and his long journey home following the fall of Troy.
9781519416513 | Createspace Independent Pub, November 23, 2015, cover price $13.99 | also contains The Odyssey, The Odyssey, The Odyssey, The Odyssey, The Odyssey, The Odyssey, The Odyssey, The Odyssey, The Odyssey, The Odyssey | About this edition: This ancient Greek epic poem centers on the hero Odysseus (or Ulysses, as he was known in Roman myths) and his long journey home following the fall of Troy.
9781519428431 | Createspace Independent Pub, November 23, 2015, cover price $14.99 | also contains The Odyssey, The Odyssey, The Odyssey, The Odyssey, The Odyssey, The Odyssey, The Odyssey, The Odyssey, The Odyssey, The Odyssey | About this edition: This ancient Greek epic poem centers on the hero Odysseus (or Ulysses, as he was known in Roman myths) and his long journey home following the fall of Troy.
9781519324252 | Createspace Independent Pub, November 16, 2015, cover price $14.99 | also contains The Odyssey, The Odyssey, The Odyssey, The Odyssey, The Odyssey, The Odyssey, The Odyssey, The Odyssey, The Odyssey, The Odyssey | About this edition: Description Notice: This Book is published by Historical Books Limited (www.
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9781520017648, titled "Odyssey" | Mp3 una edition (Dreamscape Media Llc, August 19, 2016), cover price $29.99 | also contains The Odyssey, The Odyssey, The Odyssey, The Odyssey, The Odyssey, The Odyssey, The Odyssey, The Odyssey, The Odyssey, The Odyssey | About this edition: The Odyssey is an epic poem, written by the ancient Greek Philosopher Homer, and is considered to be the second oldest piece of western literature still in existence.
9781520017600, titled "Odyssey" | Unabridged edition (Dreamscape Media Llc, August 19, 2016), cover price $39.99 | also contains The Odyssey, The Odyssey, The Odyssey, The Odyssey, The Odyssey, The Odyssey, The Odyssey, The Odyssey, The Odyssey, The Odyssey | About this edition: The Odyssey is an epic poem, written by the ancient Greek Philosopher Homer, and is considered to be the second oldest piece of western literature still in existence.

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Product Description: Galen of Pergamum (AD 129–?199/216), physician to the court of the emperor Marcus Aurelius, was a philosopher, scientist, and medical historian, a theoretician and practitioner, who wrote forcefully and prolifically on an astonishing range of subjects and whose impact on later eras rivaled that of Aristotle...read more
By Galen and Ian Johnston (editor)

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9780674997004, titled "On the Constitution of the Art of Medicine / The Art of Medicine / A Method of Medicine to Glaucon: The Art of Medicine; on the Practice of Medicine to Glaucon" | 1 edition (Loeb Classical Library, January 11, 2016), cover price $26.00 | About this edition: Galen of Pergamum (AD 129–?

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Product Description: The Clydebank shipyard built some of the most famous vessels in maritime history. Its heritage boasts of great transatlantic liners like Lusitania, Queen Mary, and QE2, as well as iconic warships like the battlecruiser Hood, and Britain's last battleship, HMS Vanguard...read more

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9781591145844 | Naval Inst Pr, November 15, 2015, cover price $78.95 | About this edition: The Clydebank shipyard built some of the most famous vessels in maritime history.

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Product Description: Kant’s landmark essay “On Perpetual Peace” is as timely, relevant, and inspiring today as when it was first written over 200 years ago. In it we find a forward-looking vision of a world respectful of human rights, dominated by liberal democracies, and united in a cosmopolitan federation of diverse peoples...read more
By Ian Johnston (trans), Immanuel Kant and Brian Orend (editor)

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9781554811939 | Broadview Pr, October 2, 2015, cover price $11.95 | About this edition: Kant’s landmark essay “On Perpetual Peace” is as timely, relevant, and inspiring today as when it was first written over 200 years ago.

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Product Description: The Metamorphosis (German: Die Verwandlung) is a novella by Franz Kafka, first published in 1915. The story begins with a traveling salesman, Gregor Samsa, waking to find himself transformed into a "monstrous vermin".

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9781517395148 | Createspace Independent Pub, September 18, 2015, cover price $6.00 | About this edition: The Metamorphosis (German: Die Verwandlung) is a novella by Franz Kafka, first published in 1915.
9781514816165 | Createspace Independent Pub, July 3, 2015, cover price $6.38 | About this edition: Metamorphosis is the story of a young man who, transformed overnight into a giant beetle-like insect, becomes an object of disgrace to his family, an outsider in his own home, a quintessentially alienated man.
9781505713367 | Createspace Independent Pub, December 24, 2014, cover price $5.99 | About this edition: Franz Kafka (3 July 1883 – 3 June 1924) was one of the greatest writers of the 20th century, but almost nobody was aware of his writing until after his death.
9781503332638 | Createspace Independent Pub, November 23, 2014, cover price $5.99

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Product Description: The Metamorphoses, by Publius Ovidius Naso (43 BC - AD 17) has, over the centuries, been the most popular and influential work from our classical tradition. This extraordinary collection of some 250 Greek and Roman myths and folk tales has always been a popular favourite and has decisively shaped western art and literature from the moment it was completed in AD 8...read more
By Ian Johnston (trans) and Ovid

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9781517031701, titled "The Metamorphoses" | Createspace Independent Pub, August 25, 2015, cover price $15.99 | also contains Metamorphoses, Metamorphoses, Metamorphoses, Metamorphoses, Metamorphoses | About this edition: The Metamorphoses of Ovid are a compendium of the Mythological narratives of ancient Greece and Rome, so ingeniously framed, as to embrace a large amount of information upon almost every subject connected with the learning, traditions, manners, and customs of antiquity, and have afforded a fertile field of investigation to the learned of the civilized world.
9781935238584 | Richer Resources Pubns, December 31, 2012, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: The Metamorphoses by Publius Ovidus Naso (43 BC-AD17) is, beyond all question, one of the the most famous works from our classical past.

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9781522633884 | Mp3 una edition (Naxos Audiobooks Ltd, May 24, 2016), cover price $9.99 | About this edition: The Metamorphoses, by Publius Ovidius Naso (43 BC - AD 17) has, over the centuries, been the most popular and influential work from our classical tradition.

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Product Description: The story is set in an unnamed penal colony. Internal clues and the setting on an island suggest Octave Mirbeau's The Torture Garden as an influence. As in some of Kafka's other writings, the narrator in this story seems detached from, or perhaps numbed by, events that one would normally expect to be registered with horror...read more

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9781516927166 | Createspace Independent Pub, August 17, 2015, cover price $6.99 | About this edition: The story is set in an unnamed penal colony.
9781501020810 | Createspace Independent Pub, August 31, 2014, cover price $9.99 | About this edition: "In the Penal Colony" is a short story by Franz Kafka.

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Product Description: A companion to the highly successful Clydebank Battlecruisers, this collection of stunning shipyard photos, most previously unpublished, further showcases the work of a major shipbuilder during the Great War. Although best known for large liners and capital ships, between 1914 and 1920, the Clydebank shipyard of John Brown & Sons built a vast range of vessels...read more

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9781591141891, titled "A Shipyard War: Unseen Photographs from John Brown's, Clydebank, 1914-1918" | Naval Inst Pr, December 15, 2014, cover price $59.95 | About this edition: A companion to the highly successful Clydebank Battlecruisers, this collection of stunning shipyard photos, most previously unpublished, further showcases the work of a major shipbuilder during the Great War.

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Product Description: Discourse on the Origin and the Foundations of Inequality Among Men - Jean-Jacques Rousseau - Translated by Ian Johnston. Discourse on the Origin and Basis of Inequality Among Men also commonly known as the "Second Discourse", is a work by philosopher Jean-Jacques Rousseau...read more

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9781502773142 | Createspace Independent Pub, October 9, 2014, cover price $8.95 | About this edition: Discourse on the Origin and the Foundations of Inequality Among Men - Jean-Jacques Rousseau - Translated by Ian Johnston.

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Product Description: " A Country Doctor" is a short story by Franz Kafka. Franz Kafka (3 July 1883 – 3 June 1924) was a German-language writer of novels and short stories, regarded by critics as one of the most influential authors of the 20th century...read more

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9781501020704 | Createspace Independent Pub, August 31, 2014, cover price $9.99 | About this edition: " A Country Doctor" is a short story by Franz Kafka.
9781494711740 | Createspace Independent Pub, December 17, 2013, cover price $7.99 | About this edition: About the Book "A Country Doctor" (German: "Ein Landarzt") is a short story written in 1919 by Franz Kafka.

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Product Description: The philosophies of an ancient Chinese masterVery little is known about Master Mo, or the school he founded. However, the book containing his philosophical ideas has survived centuries of neglect and is today recognised as a fundamental work of ancient Chinese philosophy...read more
By Ian Johnston (trans) and Mo Zi

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9780141392103 | Penguin Classics, July 29, 2014, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: The philosophies of an ancient Chinese masterVery little is known about Master Mo, or the school he founded.

By Ian Johnston (trans)

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9781935238386 | Richer Resources Pubns, May 31, 2014, cover price $13.95

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Product Description: Long hailed as one of the most original, controversial, and influential works of modern political theory, Jean-Jacques Rousseau s On the Social Contract or Principles of Political Right (1762) sets out to address an apparently insoluble difficulty: how can we organize a political community so as to guarantee its members the complete physical and emotional freedom given to them by nature, while at the same time ensuring peaceful order and cooperation within the state...read more

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9781935238409 | Richer Resources Pubns, May 31, 2014, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: Long hailed as one of the most original, controversial, and influential works of modern political theory, Jean-Jacques Rousseau s On the Social Contract or Principles of Political Right (1762) sets out to address an apparently insoluble difficulty: how can we organize a political community so as to guarantee its members the complete physical and emotional freedom given to them by nature, while at the same time ensuring peaceful order and cooperation within the state.

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Product Description: In the centuries since it was first performed, Euripides’s Medea has established itself as one of the most influential of the Greek tragedies. The story of the wronged wife who seeks revenge against her unfaithful husband by murdering their children is lodged securely in the popular imagination, a touchstone for politics, law, and psychoanalysis and the subject of constant retellings and reinterpretations...read more

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9780226203454 | Reprint edition (Univ of Chicago Pr, February 1, 2015), cover price $8.00 | also contains Medea, Medea | About this edition: In the centuries since it was first performed, Euripides’s Medea has established itself as one of the most influential of the Greek tragedies.
9781495345586 | Large print edition (Createspace Independent Pub, January 27, 2014), cover price $7.90 | also contains Medea, Medea | About this edition: Euripides: Medea Lesefreundlicher Großdruck in 16-pt-Schrift Edition Holzinger.
9781482381382 | Createspace Independent Pub, February 11, 2013, cover price $7.90 | also contains Medea, Medea
9781481929301 | Createspace Independent Pub, January 7, 2013, cover price $7.95 | also contains Medea, Medea | About this edition: Medea is an ancient Greek tragedy written by Euripides, based upon the myth of Jason and Medea and first produced in 431 BC.
9780981816241 | Richer Resources Pubns, January 1, 2008, cover price $8.95 | About this edition: Euripides' Medea, first produced in 431 BC, has long been considered one of the great masterpieces of classical Greek drama and has attracted attention in modern times as one of the first great works of feminist drama.

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Product Description: About the Book "A Report to an Academy" ("Ein Bericht für eine Akademie") is a short story by Franz Kafka, written and published in 1917. In the story, an ape named Red Peter, who has learned to behave like a human, presents to an academy the story of how he effected his transformation...read more

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9781494711757 | Createspace Independent Pub, December 17, 2013, cover price $8.99 | About this edition: About the Book "A Report to an Academy" ("Ein Bericht für eine Akademie") is a short story by Franz Kafka, written and published in 1917.

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By Ian Johnston (trans)

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9781935238478 | Richer Resources Pubns, September 30, 2013, cover price $8.95

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Product Description: Considered a foundational text in modern philosophy, the Meditations on First Philosophy presents numerous powerful arguments that to this day influence debates in epistemology, the philosophy of mind, and the philosophy of religion...read more
By Andrew Bailey (editor), Rene Descartes and Ian Johnston (trans)

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9781554811526 | Broadview Pr, May 2, 2013, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: Considered a foundational text in modern philosophy, the Meditations on First Philosophy presents numerous powerful arguments that to this day influence debates in epistemology, the philosophy of mind, and the philosophy of religion.

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Product Description: The launch in 1906 of HMS Dreadnought, the world’s first all-big-gun battleship, rendered all existing battle fleets obsolete while at the same time wiping out the Royal Navy’s numerical advantage. Britain urgently needed to build an entirely new battle fleet of these larger, more complex and more costly vessels...read more

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9781591140276 | Naval Inst Pr, April 15, 2013, cover price $68.95 | About this edition: The launch in 1906 of HMS Dreadnought, the world’s first all-big-gun battleship, rendered all existing battle fleets obsolete while at the same time wiping out the Royal Navy’s numerical advantage.

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Product Description: Rene Descartes' Meditations on First Philosophy, first published in 1641, is one of the most famous and influential thought experiments in the history of ideas. In six meditations the author sets out a long and subtle argument describing his quest for certainty...read more

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9781935238508 | Richer Resources Pubns, February 28, 2013, cover price $8.95 | About this edition: Rene Descartes' Meditations on First Philosophy, first published in 1641, is one of the most famous and influential thought experiments in the history of ideas.

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Product Description: The Metamorphosis (German: Die Verwandlung, also sometimes translated The Transformation) is a novella by Franz Kafka, first published in 1915. It is often cited as one of the seminal works of fiction of the 20th century and is widely studied in colleges and universities across the Western world...read more

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9781482570137 | Createspace Independent Pub, February 17, 2013, cover price $5.50 | About this edition: The Metamorphosis (German: Die Verwandlung, also sometimes translated The Transformation) is a novella by Franz Kafka, first published in 1915.

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Product Description: For the past eight hundred years, the study of Confucian doctrine has been largely dominated by the crucial works known as the "Four Books": the Analects, the Mencius, the Daxue, and the Zhongyong. In their original forms, the Daxue and Zhongyong were two of the more than forty chapters of the larger Li ji (Book of Rites), only gaining prominence thanks to the Song Neo-Confucian scholar Zhu Xi...read more
By Ian Johnston (trans) and Wang Ping (trans)

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9789629964450 | Bilingual edition (Chinese Univ Pr, July 30, 2012), cover price $80.00 | About this edition: For the past eight hundred years, the study of Confucian doctrine has been largely dominated by the crucial works known as the "Four Books": the Analects, the Mencius, the Daxue, and the Zhongyong.

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