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Greek and Roman Myths: The World's Greatest Myths and Legends

By: Edited by Jake Jackson

Price: $19.95

Publisher: UK, Flame Tree Publishing: 2014

Seller ID: 003993


The classical gods of Rome uncoiled from the fertile imaginations of the ancient Greeks whose gods were passionate and violent, jealous of their powers and subject to both mighty outbursts of love and all-consuming bouts of vengeful war. The dark forces of the ancient world were held at bay by the resourceful and emerging civilisation that formed the basis of Western culture, providing a tradition of fabulous tales that are retold in this new book. FLAME TREE 451: From m... View more info

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Faith in Food: Changing the World One Meal at a Time

By: Edited by Sue Campbell and Susie Weldon

Price: $29.95

Publisher: UK, Bene Factum Publishing: 2014

Seller ID: 003126


An inspirational compilation based on three major themes--issues, food and spirituality, and actionEating is a moral act: our choices of what, when, and how we eat have a huge impact on the Earth, our fellow human beings, and other living creatures. This book presents a unique vision, combining essays, scripture, story-telling, recipes, initiatives, and general wisdom in one beautifully produced book, all seeking to change our relationship with what we eat and how we obt... View more info

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A Spectator's Guide to World Religions 3rd Edition

By: John Dickson

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Australia, Aquila Press: 2014

Seller ID: 004470


Written in John Dickson's characteristically non-technical and readable style, this book urges the reader to become more than mere spectators when approaching the religions of the world. (Updated Edition) The world is a very religious place. Wherever you look, people are worshipping, praying, believing, following, even dying for their faith. But are all faiths the same? Do they all call on the same God using different names? Are their beliefs and practices simply cu... View more info

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Tao Te Ching: The Ancient Classic

By: Lao Tzu

Price: $21.95

Publisher: UK, Capstone Publishing: 2012

Seller ID: 003629


A luxury, keep-sake edition of an ancient Chinese scripture This ancient text, fundamental to Taoism, has become a source of inspiration and guidance for millions in modern society. It's focus on attunement, rather than mindless striving, offers an alternative to command-and-control leadership and a different way of seeing personal success a position that has led to this ancient Chinese text becoming an internationally bestselling personal development guide. Now the text... View more info

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Islam For Dummies

By: Malcolm Clark

Price: $27.95

Publisher: USA, John Wiley & Sons Ltd: 2003

Seller ID: 000662


Many non-Muslims have no idea that Muslims worship the same God as Christians and Jews, and that Islam preaches compassion, charity, humility, and the brotherhood of man. And the similarities don't end there. According to Islamic teaching, Muhammad founded Islam in 610 CE after the angel Gabriel appeared to him at Mecca and told him that God had entered him among the ranks of such great biblical prophets as Abraham, Moses, and Christ. Whether you live or work alongside M... View more info

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The Complete Life of Krishna: Based on the Earliest Oral Traditions and the Sacred Scriptures

By: Mataji Devi Vanamali

Price: $37.95

Publisher: USA, Inner Traditions: 2012

Seller ID: 001035


The first book to cover Krishna's entire life, from his childhood pranks to his final powerful acts in the Mahabharata war - Draws from the Bhagavad Purana, the Bhagavad Gita, the Mahabharata, and India's sacred oral tradition - Shows how the stories of Krishna's life are expressed with such simplicity and humor that they enable anyone--man, woman, or child--to see the wisdom of his teachings - Provides a valuable meditative tool that allows the lessons of these stories ... View more info

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The Heart Sutra: Becoming a Buddha Through Meditation

By: Osho

Price: $19.95

Publisher: USA, Osho International: 2014

Seller ID: 000638


The Heart Sutra, originally a very short set of verses, was given in privacy. It was a message to one of Buddha's close disciples, Sariputra, and was specifically addressed to him. Over time, the Heart Sutra became one of Buddhism's core teachings. In these ten talks Osho presents the powerful message of these ancient words and brings them to a modern audience - one with different minds and needs than the original audiences of Buddha more than 2,500 years ago. Osho's mes... View more info

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Buddha's Brain: The Practical Neuroscience of Happiness, Love and Wisdom

By: Rick Hanson and Richard Mendius

Price: $35.95

Publisher: USA, New Harbinger Publications: 2009

Seller ID: A1349


Jesus, Moses, Mohammed, Gandhi, and the Buddha all had brains built essentially like anyone else's, yet they were able to harness their thoughts and shape their patterns of thinking in ways that changed history. With new breakthroughs in modern neuroscience and the wisdom of thousands of years of contemplative practice, it is possible for us to shape our own thoughts in a similar way for greater happiness, love, compassion, and wisdom. Buddha's Brain joins the forces ... View more info

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The Greek Myths: The Complete and Definitive Edition

By: Robert Graves

Price: $34.95

Publisher: UK, Penguin: 2011

Seller ID: A1087


The Greek Myths is the definitive and comprehensive edition of Robert Graves' classic imaginative and poetic retelling of the Greek myths. 'Icarus disobeyed his father's instructions and began soaring towards the sun, rejoiced by the lift of his great sweeping wings. Presently, when Daedalus looked over his shoulder, he could no longer see Icarus; but scattered feathers floated on the waves below...' Including many of the greatest stories ever told - the labours of Hercu... View more info

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Bulfinch's Mythology

By: Thomas Bulfinch

Price: $39.95

Publisher: USA, Canterbury Classics: 2014

Seller ID: A1177


Introduction by Stephanie Lynn Budin. Leather with ribbon marker. 704 pages with black and white illustrations. Can’t keep all your gods and goddesses straight? Wondering about mythological references in classic literature? Bulfinch’s Mythology offers approachable accounts of ancient legends in a compilation of the works of Thomas Bulfinch, banker and Latinist. This volume includes all three of Bulfinch’s original titles: The Age of Fable, The Age of Chivalry, and... View more info

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Bulfinch's Mythology

By: Thomas Bulfinch

Price: $44.95

Publisher: USA, Barnes and Noble: 2015

Seller ID: A1178


Bonded Leather with ribbon marker. 680 pages with 55 color illustrations. One of the leading popularizers of classical learning in the nineteenth century, Thomas Bulfinch made the myths and legends of the ancient and medieval world available to audiences through his three decisive works, The Age of Fable, The Age of Chivalry, and Legends of Charlemagne, collectively published and widely known as Bulfinchs Mythology. This deluxe Collectible Edition contains not only the f... View more info

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The Koran

By: Translated by Arthur J. Arberry

Price: $24.95

Publisher: UK, Oxford University Press: 2008

Seller ID: A1229


The Koran is a book apart, not only as Holy Scripture for Muslims, but as the supreme classic of Arabic literature. In its 114 Suras, or chapters, it comprises the total of revelations believed to have been communicated to the prophet Muhammad as a final expression of God's will and purpose for man. The revelations were received over a number of years, the first dating from AD 610, the last shortly before Muhammad's death in AD 632, and the definitive canon was establish... View more info

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The Bhagavad Gita

By: Translated by Laurie L. Patton

Price: $24.95

Publisher: UK, Penguin: 2008

Seller ID: 002583


'Know this: that with which all this world is woven is not to be destroyed. No one is able to effect the destruction of the imperishable' The Bhagavad Gita is an early epic poem that recounts the conversation between Arjuna the warrior and his charioteer Krishna, the manifestation of God. In the moments before a great battle, the dialogue sets out the important lessons Arjuna must learn to change the outcome of the war he is to fight, and culminates in Krishna revealing ... View more info

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The Dhammapada

By: Translation by Valerie J. Roebuck

Price: $21.95

Publisher: UK, Penguin: 2010

Seller ID: 002737


'Though you might conquer in battle A thousand times a thousand men, You're the greatest battle winner If you conquer just one-yourself' One of the best-known and best-loved works of Buddhist literature, the Dhammapada forms part of the oldest surviving body of Buddhist writings, and is traditionally regarded as the authentic teachings of the Buddha himself, spoken by him in his lifetime, and memorized and handed on by his followers after his death. A collection of simp... View more info