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  • The Kingdom of God Is Within You

  • Christianity Not as Mystic Religion But as a New Theory of Life
  • By: Leo Tolstoy
  • Narrated by: Barry J. Peterson
  • Length: 10 hrs and 17 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 24
  • Performance
    4 out of 5 stars 22
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 22

The Kingdom of God Is Within You is a nonfiction book written by Leo Tolstoy. A philosophical treatise, the book was first published in Germany in 1894 after being banned in his home country of Russia. It is the culmination of 30 years of Tolstoy's thinking and lays out a new organization for society based on a literal Christian interpretation. The Kingdom of God Is Within You is a key text for Tolstoyan nonviolent resistance and Christian anarchist movements.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • Do unto others.....

  • By Roberto Gonzalez on 09-10-18

hoooooly crap slow down

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4 out of 5 stars
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2 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 11-20-18

fantastic and thought provoking content, but you may want to reduce the speed to 0.85

3 of 3 people found this review helpful

  • Stoicism Collection: Meditations, On the Shortness of Life, and Enchiridion

  • By: Marcus Aurelius, Seneca, Epictetus
  • Narrated by: Jonathan Waters
  • Length: 8 hrs and 27 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 43
  • Performance
    4 out of 5 stars 37
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 36

This Stoicism audiobook collection contains three of the most influential Stoic pieces. Marcus Aurelius, Seneca, and Epictetus helped to shape Stoicism with their writings of "Meditations", "On the Shortness of Life", and "Enchiridion". 

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • Timeless wisdom for the ages.

  • By cosmitron on 05-09-18

Great Texts, challenging Audiobook

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4 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars
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4 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 11-09-18

These books are better read directly than through audio. That said, The reader is sexy af.

3 of 3 people found this review helpful

  • The Dead Mountaineer's Inn

  • One More Last Rite for the Detective Genre
  • By: Arkady Strugatsky, Boris Strugatsky
  • Narrated by: Keith Szarabajka
  • Length: 7 hrs and 21 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    3.5 out of 5 stars 931
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 856
  • Story
    3.5 out of 5 stars 851

When Inspector Peter Glebsky arrives at a remote ski chalet on vacation, the last thing he intends to do is get involved in any police work. He's there to ski, drink brandy, and loaf around in blissful solitude. But he hadn't counted on the other vacationers, an eccentric bunch, including a famous hypnotist, a physicist with a penchant for gymnastic feats, a sulky teenager of indeterminate gender, and the mysterious Mr. and Mrs. Moses.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • SKIP THE INTRODUCTION IF YOU’VE NEVER READ THIS BOOK

  • By Scott George on 05-10-18

Strugatsky Brothers Do It Again

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4 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars
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4 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 10-30-18

Pacing is a little off at times, but it's nonetheless a classic of the Bros

  • The Brothers Karamazov [Naxos AudioBooks Edition]

  • By: Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Constance Garnett - translator
  • Narrated by: Constantine Gregory
  • Length: 37 hrs and 4 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 2,744
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 2,556
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 2,557

Fyodor Dostoyevsky is a titanic figure among the world's great authors, and The Brothers Karamazov is often hailed as his finest novel. A masterpiece on many levels, it transcends the boundaries of a gripping murder mystery to become a moving account of the battle between love and hate, faith and despair, compassion and cruelty, good and evil.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • A Spiritual and Philosophical Tour-de-Force

  • By Rich on 02-27-16

Hurrah for Karamazov

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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 09-18-18

This is Albert Einstein's favorite book. You think you're smarter than Albert Einstein? Fuck you, read this book immediately.

1 of 2 people found this review helpful