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  • French Declaration of the Rights of Man and of the Citizen

    French Declaration of the Rights of Man and of the Citizen

    Genre: Science & Technology,History & Philosophy
    Author: Various Authors
    Duration: 00:11:50

    The French Declaration of the rights of Man and of the Citizen is one of the most fundamental documents in the history of democracy. A representative product of the philosophy of the Enlightenment, it holds the rights of man to be universal, without distinction of race or religion, introducing the i ... [ more ]

  • Manage Your Smart Home With An App!

    Manage Your Smart Home With An App!

    Genre: Selfhelp,Health, Mind, Body & Soul,Science & Technology,Math & Technology
    Author: Gerard O'Driscoll
    Duration: 05:58:00

    This book takes you stepbystep through the whole process of creating a Smart Home from start to finish. Building a next generation home automation system is not as difficult as you think! This home automation book teaches takes you through a stepbystep process on how to build a system to control you ... [ more ]

  • Coming People

    Coming People

    Genre: Science & Technology,History & Philosophy
    Author: Charles F. Dole
    Duration: 03:07:07

    Dole briefly sketches the history of life, and shows how it has a definite direction - toward the survival of the kind and gentle people. It's a challenging, and quite persuasive argument, and also a much needed one in light of the dog-eat-dog theories out there. Dole shows that in our evolving soci ... [ more ]

  • Die Phantasie in der Malerei

    Die Phantasie in der Malerei

    Genre: Science & Technology,Math & Technology,Foreign Language Titles,Other
    Author: Max Liebermann
    Duration: 01:21:34

    Max Liebermann gehört zu den bedeutendsten Vertretern des deutschen Impressionismus und war Kopf der Berliner Secession. 1903 erfolgte eine erste Veröffentlichung als Professor der Akademie der Künste unter dem Titel Die Phantasie in der Malerei. Hierin lehnte er Gebilde, die nicht auf die Anschau ... [ more ]

  • La Comédie Humaine: 08 - Scènes de la vie de province tome 4 (29-07-43) - Illusions perdues

    La Comédie Humaine: 08 - Scènes de la vie de province tome 4 (29-07-43) - Illusions perdues

    Genre: Science & Technology,Psychology
    Author: Honore de Balzac
    Duration: 25:46:38

    Ce n'était pas une petite tâche que de peindre les deux ou trois mille figures saillantes d'une époque, car telle est, en définitif, la somme des types que présente chaque génération et que La Comédie Humaine comportera. Ce nombre de figures, de caractères, cette multitude d'existences exigeaient de ... [ more ]

  • Commentary on Galatians

    Commentary on Galatians

    Genre: Science & Technology,History & Philosophy
    Author: St John Chrysostomos
    Duration: 04:23:42

    St. Chrysostom's Commentary on the Epistle to the Galatians is continuous, according to chapter and verse, instead of being arranged in Homilies, with a moral or practical application at their close, as in his exposition of other Epistles. It was written in Antioch, as Montfaucon infers from a refer ... [ more ]

  • Revolted Woman

    Revolted Woman

    Genre: Science & Technology,Social Science
    Author: Charles George Harper
    Duration: 03:54:18

    One man's opinion of woman in 1894. Charles Harper believes in the superiority of the male sex and the subordination of the female. He paints an entire gender with the same brush. He believes all women to be identical in mind (illogical) and body (knock-kneed) and vastly inferior to the male. He pre ... [ more ]

  • Shield

    Shield

    Genre: Science & Technology,History & Philosophy
    Author: Various Authors
    Duration: 03:45:32

    This is not merely a book about the Russian Jews. It is a marvellous revelation of the Russian soul. It shows not only that the overwhelming majority of the Russian intellectuals, including nearly all of her brilliant literary geniuses, are opposed to the persecution of the Jews or any other race, b ... [ more ]

  • On Piety

    On Piety

    Genre: Science & Technology,History & Philosophy
    Author: Jean Guibert
    Duration: 03:37:51

    Father Jean Guibert of the Society of St. Sulpice served as superior of the Catholic Institute of Paris. He wrote this short book, which bears an imprimatur, for both those who practice piety and those who disdain it. As noted in the preface to this book, the practice of piety has many advantages. T ... [ more ]

  • Wonders of the Jungle

    Wonders of the Jungle

    Genre: Science & Technology,Life Science & Environment
    Author: Sarath Kumar Ghosh
    Duration: 03:34:03

    How do elephants drink? What is the Law of the Jungle at the water hole? How does an elephant baby learn to feed and learn to swim? How do they walk under water? In what order do buffaloes drink? How do buffaloes fight the tiger? These and other wild inhabitants of the Indian jungle such as pigs, wi ... [ more ]

  • Studies About Trees

    Studies About Trees

    Genre: Science & Technology,Life Science & Environment
    Author: Jacob Joshua Levison
    Duration: 03:28:12

    In this work Levison aims to create a book that allows beginners to be able to understand how to identify trees, as well as to give information of their structure and uses. Once these topics are addressed, he then moves into concepts of care, planting and forestry. - Summary by KHand ... [ more ]

  • Dancing Mania

    Dancing Mania

    Genre: Science & Technology,Psychology
    Author: Justus Hecker
    Duration: 03:06:03

    Numerous theories have been proposed for the causes of dancing mania, and it remains unclear whether it was a real illness or a social phenomenon. One of the most prominent theories is that victims suffered from ergot poisoning, which was known as St Anthony's Fire in the Middle Ages. During floods ... [ more ]

  • Dissertation Concerning the Nature of True Virtue

    Dissertation Concerning the Nature of True Virtue

    Genre: Science & Technology,History & Philosophy
    Author: Jonathan Edwards
    Duration: 03:04:02

    Disproportionately remembered as a hellfire-and-brimstone Puritan preacher on the basis of the excessively-anthologized Sinners in the Hands of an Angry God, Jonathan Edwards was a noted philosopher in the field of Aesthetics, or the metaphysics of Beauty. An examination even of his sermons reveals ... [ more ]

  • Case of Wagner / Nietzsche Contra Wagner / Selected Aphorisms

    Case of Wagner / Nietzsche Contra Wagner / Selected Aphorisms

    Genre: Science & Technology,History & Philosophy
    Author: Friedrich Nietzsche
    Duration: 03:00:38

    A collection of three of Nietzsche's writings concerning the music of Wagner. In particular, he relates Wagner's music as degenerate, unrefined and unintelligent and relates it to a gradually degenerating German culture and society. The translator provides a detailed introduction. - Summary by the R ... [ more ]

  • Book of Lieh-Tzu

    Book of Lieh-Tzu

    Genre: Science & Technology,History & Philosophy
    Author: Liezi
    Duration: 02:56:47

    Although Lieh Tzu's work has evidently passed through the hands of many editors and gathered numerous accretions, there remains a considerable nucleus which in all probability was committed to writing by Lieh Tzu's immediate disciples, and is therefore older than the genuine parts of Chuang Tzu. The ... [ more ]

  • Human Machine

    Human Machine

    Genre: Science & Technology,Psychology
    Author: Arnold Bennett
    Duration: 02:48:56

    Bennett asks us to consider our brains as the most wonderful machine, a machine which is the only thing in this world that we can control. As he writes: I am simply bent on calling your attention to a fact which has perhaps wholly or partially escaped you -- namely, that you are the most fascinating ... [ more ]

  • Sophist

    Sophist

    Genre: Science & Technology,History & Philosophy
    Author: Plato
    Duration: 02:39:38

    Sophist (Ancient Greek: Σοφιστής) discusses being and not-being while drawing a distinction between the philosopher and the sophist. - Summary by Geoffrey Edwards ... [ more ]

  • Statesman

    Statesman

    Genre: Science & Technology,History & Philosophy
    Author: Plato
    Duration: 02:34:05

    Statesman discusses God's role in maintaining the universe and describes the statesman as a good shepherd who promotes intermarriage between the orderly and courageous. (Summary by Geoffrey Edwards) ... [ more ]

  • Makers of Many Things

    Makers of Many Things

    Genre: Science & Technology,Life Science & Environment
    Author: Eva March Tappan
    Duration: 02:28:00

    How are friction matches made? How do rags and trees become paper? Who makes the dishes on our tables? Published in 1916, this children's book explains the origins of everyday items in an entertaining and informative way. There are plenty of illustrations, so please feel free to read along with the ... [ more ]

  • Letters to a Daughter and A Little Sermon to School Girls

    Letters to a Daughter and A Little Sermon to School Girls

    Genre: Science & Technology,History & Philosophy
    Author: Helen Ekin Starrett
    Duration: 02:25:00

    Helen Ekin Starrett, journalist, mother of two daughters, grandmother of seven granddaughters and teacher to many young girls at the Starrett School for Girls offers lessons in life and religion to girls about to pass out from the guardianship of home into life with its duties and trials. (Summary b ... [ more ]