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Theodore

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  • Ishmael: An Adventure of the Mind and Spirit

    • ABRIDGED (2 hrs and 56 mins)
    • By Daniel Quinn
    • Narrated By Anthony Heald
    Overall
    (559)
    Performance
    (279)
    Story
    (280)

    Ishmael is an utterly unique and captivating spiritual adventure which redefines what it is to be human. We are introduced to Ishmael, a creature of immense wisdom. He has a story to tell, one that no human being has ever heard before. It is the story of man's place in the grand scheme, and it begins at the birth of time. This history of the world has never appeared in any schoolbook. "Does the earth belong to man?" Ishmael asks. "Or does man belong to the earth?"

    Eric says: "Unabridged PLEASE!"
    "Earth was made for humans to conquer and rule:"
    Overall

    The Queen lyrics, “We are the champions, no time for losers because we are the champions” came to mind after I first read this book about six years ago. And I’ve been reading Quinn’s books from then on. Daniel Quinn has a way with words that gets his message across in such a way that anyone can understand. The message of Ishmael is philosophical and maybe the most important idea a single person has ever managed to put into such a clever fiction work.

    The reading on this audio recording is pretty impressive too, although I’m not a big fan of audio books myself, I only decided to get this version so I could share Quinn’s message with friends who don’t like to read.

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