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It has long been recognized that most standard of living increases are associated with advances in technology, not the accumulation of capital. Yet it has also become clear that what truly separates developed from less developed countries is not just a gap in resources or output but a gap i...

 

From the author of the acclaimed history The Island at the Center of the World, an intimate new epic of the American Revolution that reinforces its meaning for today.Russell Shorto's work has been praised as "first-rate intellectual history" (Wall ...

 

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 Date: 01/04/18 02:41   in : E-Books & Audio Books  Audio Books 

Newsweek called New York Times best-selling author Timothy Keller a "C. S. Lewis for the twenty-first century" in a feature on his first book, The Reason for God. In that book, he offered a rational explanation of why we should believe in God. Now, in The Prodigal God, he uses one...

 

Explore/Create: My Life in Pursuit of New Frontiers, Hidden Worlds, and the Creative Spark [Audiobook] by Richard Garriott, David FisherEnglish | January 10, 2017 | ASIN: B01M0XR81W, ISBN: 1470854724, 1470854708 An inventor, adventurer, entrepreneur, collector, and entertainer, and son of le...

 

McCloskey's sweeping, charming, and even humorous survey of ethical thought and economic realities - from Plato to Barbara Ehrenreich - overturns every assumption we have about being bourgeois. Can you be virtuous and bourgeois? Do markets improve ethics? Has capitalism made us better...

 

Plato at the Googleplex: Why Philosophy Won't Go Away [Audiobook] by Rebecca Newberger GoldsteinEnglish | April 1, 2014 | ASIN: B00JBEM1TO, ISBN: 1491583010 | 16 hrs 43 mins | 460 MBNarrator: Dennis Holland Is philosophy obsolete? Are the ancient questions still relevant in the age of cosm...

 

This astonishing book will change the way you see the world-and your place in it. With startling originality, The Fourth Turning illuminates the past, explains the present, and reimagines the future. Most remarkably, it offers an utterly persuasive prophecy about a new American era that w...

 

A series of historical detective novels set at the beginning of the previous century, and featuring a railwayman turned railway policeman called Jim Stringer. List1. The Necropolis Railway [2002] 7 hours 5 mins, 97 MB, 32 kbps, Read by Hugh WaltersA chance encounter leads young Jim Stringe...

 

Christianity: The First Three Thousand Years [Audiobook] by Diarmaid MacCullochEnglish | March 30, 2010 | ASIN: B003EN3K9S | [email protected]/* */ kbps | 46 hrs 35 mins | 1.25 GBNarrator: Walter Dixon The National Book Critics Circle Award-winning author of The Reformation returns w...

 

An inventor, adventurer, entrepreneur, collector, and entertainer, ...

 

Super Mind: How to Boost Performance and Live a Richer and Happier Life Through Transcendental Meditation [Audiobook] by Norman E. RosenthalEnglish | June 1, 2016 | ASIN: B01GF3H9QS, ISBN: 1504714911, 1504714903 | 11 hrs 16 mins | 310 MBNarrator: Dan Woren The noted research psychiatrist a...

 

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 Date: 05/13/16 02:45   in : E-Books & Audio Books  Audio Books 

By the winner of the 1998 Nobel Prize in Economics, an essential and paradigm-altering framework for understanding economic development - for both rich and poor - in the 21st century.Freedom, Sen argues, is both the end and most efficient means of sustaining economic life and the key to s...

 

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 Date: 12/31/15 02:43   in : E-Books & Audio Books  Audio Books 

From the author of the #1 international bestseller Gomorrah comes an electrifying investigation of the international cocaine trade, as vicious as it is powerful, and its hidden role in the global economyIn many countries, "000" flour is the finest on the market. It is hard to fi...

 

David Horowitz was one of the founders of the New Left and an editor of Ramparts, the magazine that set the intellectual and revolutionary tone for the movement. From his vantage point at the center of the action, he provides vivid portraits of people who made the radical decade: world-fa...

 

Todays copyright wars can seem unprecedented. Sparked by the digital revolution that has made copyright - and its violation - a part of everyday life, fights over intellectual property have pitted creators, Hollywood, and governments against consumers, pirates, Silicon Valley, and open-access ...

 

Superintelligence asks the questions: what happens when machines surpass humans in general intelligence? Will artificial agents save or destroy us? Nick Bostrom lays the foundation for understanding the future of humanity and intelligent life. The human brain has some capabilities that the brains ...

 

A few million years ago, our ancestors came down from the trees and began to stand upright, freeing our hands to create tools and our minds to grapple with the world around us.Leonard Mlodinow takes us on a passionate and inspiring tour through the exciting history of human progress and the ke...

 

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 Date: 07/31/15 06:10   in : E-Books & Audio Books  Audio Books 

When Oliver Sacks was 12 years old, a perceptive schoolmaster wrote in his report: "Sacks will go far, if he does not go too far." It is now abundantly clear that Sacks has never stopped going. From its opening reflection on his youthful obsession with motorcycles and speed, On the M...

 

1149 days

 Date: 07/31/15 06:10   in : E-Books & Audio Books  Audio Books 

A fascinating collection of Einsteins observations about life, religion, nationalism, and a host of personal topics that engaged the genius intellect. In the aftermath of the First World War, Einstein writes about his hopes for the League of Nations, his feelings as a German citizen about the g...

 

There are few industrialists in history who could match Elon Musks relentless drive and ingenious vision. A modern alloy of Thomas Edison, Henry Ford, Howard Hughes, and Steve Jobs, Musk is the man behind PayPal, Tesla Motors, SpaceX, and SolarCity, each of which has sent shock waves throughou...