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    • Meditations on First Philosophy

    • By: Rene Descartes
    • Narrated by: Adriel Brandt
    • Length: 2 hrs and 50 mins
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    Rene Descartes, mathematician, scientist, and first "modern philosopher", wrote Meditations on First Philosophy, a six-part treatise first published in Latin in 1641, to deconstruct "belief" and, using reason and science, discuss the only things we can truly know for sure. Each of the six parts of this book represents six of Descartes’ meditations that occurred on six subsequent days, making it also, in no small part, an autobiographical piece of work. 

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    • The Young Cottager

    • By: Legh Richmond
    • Narrated by: Joseph Sepe
    • Length: 1 hr and 2 mins
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    Noted for his stories focusing strongly on the religious experiences of the poor and often female members of his community, Legh Richmond can be perceived as something of a revolutionary. Every Saturday afternoon, Richmond would teach local children about God using the abundance of nature and beauty as a catalyst. When 12-year-old Jane Squibb turns ill and he visits her sickbed, he finds in her an old soul filled with great spiritual maturity and remarkable knowledge of the Scriptures. 

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    • The Servile State

    • By: Hilaire Belloc
    • Narrated by: Jackson Moss
    • Length: 4 hrs and 11 mins
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    In this 1912 classic, wide-ranging polemicist Hilaire Belloc presents a new economic history of Europe and makes his case for "Distributism", the author’s answer to the instability of capitalism and the stringency of socialism. Belloc outlines the major economic transitions through the history of the West, arguing that the civilization began as servile and dependent upon slavery and only emerged with the advent of the Christian faith. The Middle Ages are highlighted as the optimal condition, marked by a fair distribution of property.  

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    • Walden and Civil Disobedience

    • By: Henry David Thoreau
    • Narrated by: Daniel Adam Day, Sam Torode
    • Length: 12 hrs and 15 mins
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    This audiobook includes both of Henry David Thoreau's most popular and enduring works, the book Walden and the essay "On the Duty of Civil Disobedience."

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    • The Prophet

    • By: Kahlil Gibran
    • Narrated by: Sandra Cullum
    • Length: 1 hr and 19 mins
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    The Prophet is Kahlil Gibran's most famous work. He focuses on human relationships, as well as many other topics, including love, friendship, passion, work, good and evil, and time in a beautiful, simple, lyrical style.

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    • Fear and Trembling

    • By: Soren Kierkegaard
    • Narrated by: Joe Gomez
    • Length: 1 hr and 1 min
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    Kierkegaard discusses Genesis 22:1-18, the story of Abraham's willingness to sacrifice his son Isaac. He notes that Abraham was all willing to sacrifice his son in the name of god, without tears or complaint; he simply obeyed. He argues that faith requires passion - something that Abraham clearly had and that you must experience it yourself or you could never truly understand. 

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    • An Accursed Race

    • By: Elizabeth Gaskell
    • Narrated by: Jordan D'Eri
    • Length: 34 mins
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    Wade into the tragic history of the Cagots, a group of Europeans who lived in Northern Spain and Western France who faced untold persecution. The horrors they faced seemed to be based in no real reasoning whatsoever, and Elizabeth Gaskell works to untangle the whys and hows of their hardships.  

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    • History of the Britons

    • By: Nennius
    • Narrated by: Andrea Giordani
    • Length: 1 hr and 20 mins
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    Ninth-century Welsh monk Nennius has traditionally been linked to this purported history of the indigenous Britons. Written around 828, this history has been notable for its mention of certain historical figures and even saints. Most notable, however, is the very first mention of the historical King Arthur as a military leader. 

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    • The Book of Five Rings

    • By: Miyamoto Musashi
    • Narrated by: Roberto Scarlato
    • Length: 1 hr and 59 mins
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    The Book of Five Rings is a text on Kenjutsu and the martial arts in general, written by the Japanese swordsman Miyamoto Musashi around 1645. There have been various translations made over the years, and it enjoys an audience considerably broader than only that of martial artists and people across East Asia: For instance, some foreign business leaders find its discussion of conflict and taking the advantage to be relevant to their work in a business context.  

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    • Art of Strategy

    • By Romance junkie on 01-10-19

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    • Corpus Hermeticum: The Divine Pymander of Hermes Trismegistus

    • By: Hermes Trismegistus
    • Narrated by: Arthur Rowan
    • Length: 3 hrs and 16 mins
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    The Corpus Hermeticum is the primary work of the Hermetic tradition. The book is written in a discourse format, detailing many theological topics written by Hermes. 

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    • Walden

    • By: Henry David Thoreau, American Renaissance Books
    • Narrated by: Daniel Adam Day
    • Length: 11 hrs and 14 mins
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    "I went to the woods because I wished to live deliberately, to front only the essential facts of life, and see if I could not learn what it had to teach, and not, when I came to die, discover that I had not lived." -Henry David Thoreau, Walden. This is a new audiobook of Thoreau's masterpiece, expertly read by Daniel Adam Day. 

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    • The Soldier's Book of War and Peace

    • By: Joseph Lumpkin - translator, Miyamoto Musashi, Lao Tzu
    • Narrated by: Mike Jackson
    • Length: 4 hrs and 10 mins
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    Miyamoto Musashi wrote the master text on being a well-trained and competent soldier-samurai, entitled The Book of Five Rings. This book covers the tactics, strategies, and philosophy of the singular master warrior. Along with Musashi's work, we have provided the Tao Te Ching, one of the philosophical text that contributed to the development of martial arts.

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    • The Everlasting Man

    • By: G.K. Chesterton, Chesterton Books
    • Narrated by: Bernard Faricy
    • Length: 10 hrs and 46 mins
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    In The Everlasting Man, G. K. Chesterton paints the full panorama of human history in light of Christian tradition. Highly influential in C. S. Lewis' conversion from atheism to Christianity, this book continues to inspire new generations of listeners.

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    • Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass

    • By: Frederick Douglass
    • Narrated by: Bill Andrew Quinn
    • Length: 4 hrs and 23 mins
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    This memoir written by writer, orator, and former slave Frederick Douglass describes, in gripping detail, the circumstances of his upbringing, his brutal treatment at the hands of slave-owners, and his narrow escape from Maryland to freedom. Written in 1845, this narrative is one of the most famous works of American literature and provided fuel for the abolitionist movement that began in the early 19th century.

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    • The Conquest of Bread

    • By: Peter Kropotkin
    • Narrated by: Jim D Johnston
    • Length: 7 hrs and 32 mins
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    Originally written in French, The Conquest of Bread first appeared as a series of articles in the anarchist journal Le Révolté. It was first published in Paris with a preface by Élisée Reclus, who also suggested the title. Between 1892 and 1894, it was serialized in part in the London journal Freedom, of which Kropotkin was a co-founder. In the work, Kropotkin points out what he considers to be the defects of the economic systems of feudalism and capitalism and why he believes they thrive on and maintain poverty and scarcity.

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    • God and the State

    • By: Michael Bakunin
    • Narrated by: Andrea Giordani
    • Length: 3 hrs and 10 mins
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    This rather incoherent work by Russian anarchist philosopher Michael Bakunin is described in a way that he described his own life: a fragment. Rife with criticisms on Christianity and the technocracy, Bakunin presses communist values without fear of bordering extremism. Listening to this work is like walking through Bakunin’s disjointed mind; often cutting off and starting mid-sentence, including footnotes several paragraphs long as if his thoughts suddenly start to wander, as well as ending rather abruptly mid-sentence. 

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    • The Master of Strategy Collection

    • The Art of War & The Book of Five Rings, AOG Edition
    • By: Sun Tzu, Miyamoto Musashi
    • Narrated by: C.J. McAllister
    • Length: 3 hrs and 52 mins
    • Unabridged
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    The Art of War and The Book of Five Rings are two of the most iconic works of literature ever written, regardless of genre. The perceptiveness with which Sun Tzu and Miyamoto Musashi analyzed human behavior and tendencies apply to strategy in virtually any context, from warfare to business and beyond. In The Master of Strategy Collection, AOG brings you both of these timeless works in full and unabridged, along with extensive supplemental study and discussion materials.

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    • The Chinese Philosophy of War and Peace

    • Sun Tsu's Art of War, The Sayings of Wutzu, Tao Te Ching Translated by Joseph Lumpkin
    • By: Joseph Lumpkin
    • Narrated by: Mike Jackson
    • Length: 7 hrs and 27 mins
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    In this little audiobook, containing The Art of War (public domain), The Sayings of Wutzu (public domain), and the Tao Te Ching (translated by Joseph Lumpkin), we will see the tactics and strategies of the greatest minds of China as they struggle to win the external and internal battles for peace. 

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    • A Nation of Immigrants

    • By: John F. Kennedy
    • Narrated by: Will Stauff
    • Length: 1 hr and 50 mins
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    President John F. Kennedy’s final book, A Nation of Immigrants, is a most worthy and relevant contribution to the contemporary debate on immigration reform.

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    • State and Revolution

    • By: Vladimir Ilich Lenin
    • Narrated by: Chris Matthews
    • Length: 4 hrs and 4 mins
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    State and Revolution (1917) describes the role of the state in society, the necessity of proletarian revolution, and the theoretic inadequacies of social democracy in achieving revolution. It describes the inherent nature of the state as a tool for class oppression, a creation born of one social class's desire to control all other social classes. Whether a dictatorship or a democracy, the state remains in the control of the ruling class. The ruling class will never willingly relinquish political power, maintaining it via various strategies. Hence, according to this view, communist revolution is the sole remedy for the abolition of the state.

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    • Stunning clarity from 100 years ago

    • By Anonymous User on 01-18-19

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