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    • 50 Business Classics

    • By: Tom Butler-Bowdon
    • Narrated by: John Chancer
    • Length: 17 hrs and 33 mins
    • Unabridged
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    50 Business Classics presents the key ideas from classic texts such as My Years with General Motors and Michael Gerber's The E-Myth Revisited to contemporary business lessons from the rise of tech giants like Google, Apple and Amazon. It contains revealing biographies of luminaries like Steve Jobs and Warren Buffett as well as lesser-known stories including creation of publishing giant Penguin and Chinese behemoth Alibaba.  

    Regular price: $24.00

    • 50 Psychology Classics

    • By: Tom Butler-Bowdon
    • Narrated by: Lloyd James
    • Length: 12 hrs and 24 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Spanning hundreds of ideas developed over the past century, 50 Psychology Classics also explores important contemporary writings, such as Gladwell's Blink and Seligman's Authentic Happiness. Listeners will gain insight into the scientific research of leading contemporary psychologists, psychiatrists, and neurologists. And they'll discover why we think and act the way we do from the landmark best sellers of psychology.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Good as an overview

    • By ESK on 03-18-13

    Regular price: $20.99

    • 50 Self-Help Classics

    • By: Tom Butler-Bowdon
    • Narrated by: Jack Garrett
    • Length: 10 hrs and 55 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Discover the books that have already changed the lives of millions. This award-winning, unabridged guide to the "literature of possibility" surveys 50 of the all-time classics, giving you their key ideas, insights, and applications, everything you need to know to start benefiting from these legendary works.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Surprisingly Interesting

    • By Cathy Dopp on 10-15-06

    Regular price: $20.98

    • 50 Philosophy Classics

    • Thinking, Being, Acting, Seeing, Profound Insights and Powerful Thinking From Fifty Key Books
    • By: Tom Butler-Bowdon
    • Narrated by: Sean Pratt
    • Length: 13 hrs and 48 mins
    • Unabridged
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    From Aristotle to Wittgenstein and Zizek, 50 Philosophy Classics provides a lively entry point to the field of philosophy. Analyses of key works by Descartes, Schopenhauer, Hegel, Heidegger, and Nietzsche also show how philosophy helped shape the thinking and events of the last 150 years.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • intuitive interface

    • By abdul shakur on 09-15-16

    Regular price: $27.99

    • 50 Spiritual Classics

    • By: Tom Butler-Bowdon
    • Narrated by: Richard Poe
    • Length: 10 hrs and 22 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Discover the books that have already changed the lives of millions. This unabridged guide to the literature of the spirit surveys 50 of the all-time classics, giving you their key ideas, insights, and applications - everything you need to know to start benefiting from these legendary works.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • useful as review or starting point

    • By connie on 01-03-09

    Regular price: $20.98

    • 50 Politics Classics

    • Freedom Equality Power
    • By: Tom Butler-Bowdon
    • Narrated by: Sean Pratt
    • Length: 14 hrs and 30 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Featuring texts by Saul Alinsky, Edmund Burke, Rachel Carson, Carl von Clausewitz, Francis Fukuyama, Mahatma Gandhi, Friedrich Hayek, Thomas Hobbes, Martin Luther King, Niccolo Machiavelli, Karl Marx, J. S. Mill, George Orwell, Thomas Paine, Plato, Jean-Jacques Rousseau, Alexis De Tocqueville, Mary Wollstonecraft, and many more.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Another Great Classic

    • By Eric on 08-27-15

    Regular price: $20.99

    • 50 Prosperity Classics

    • Attract It, Create It, Manage It, Share It
    • By: Tom Butler-Bowdon
    • Narrated by: Lloyd James
    • Length: 12 hrs and 19 mins
    • Unabridged
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      4 out of 5 stars 120
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    50 Prosperity Classics examines the great works of entrepreneurship, personal finance, investing, economics, and philanthropy. Applying the 50 Classics formula, it highlights the key titles in the literature of prosperity, giving concise summaries of each book's main points, how they came into being, and what each offers the listener on their path toward a life of abundance. This is a comprehensive resource for creating wealth, managing financial assets, and finally giving something back.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Worth well over the purchase price

    • By Anomoly on 06-19-08

    Regular price: $20.99

    • 50 Economics Classics

    • Your Shortcut to the Most Important Ideas on Capitalism, Finance, and the Global Economy
    • By: Tom Butler-Bowdon
    • Narrated by: John Chancer
    • Length: 15 hrs and 22 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Economics drives the modern world and shapes our lives, but few of us feel we have time to engage with the breadth of ideas in the subject. 50 Economics Classics is the smart person's guide to two centuries of discussion of finance, capitalism, and the global economy. From Adam Smith's Wealth of Nations to Thomas Piketty's best-seller Capital in the Twenty-First Century, here are the great books and seminal ideas, clarified and illuminated for all.

    Regular price: $20.99

    • 50 Economics Classics

    • Your Shortcut to the Most Important Ideas on Capitalism, Finance, and the Global Economy
    • By: Tom Butler-Bowdon
    • Narrated by: John Chancer
    • Length: 16 hrs and 9 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Understand the greatest books in economics with the latest volume in the best-selling 50 Classics series. From Karl Marx to Naomi Klein, from The Wealth of Nations to Piketty's Capital, here are the 50 most important titles on finance and world economy distilled. 50 Economics Classics considers the legacy of some of the great names including Ricardo, Keynes, Malthus and Friedman and highlights the work of newer writers including Piketty, Luigi Zingales and Enrico Moretti.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great overview of Economics books

    • By #helpYOUgetGAINS on 09-11-17

    Regular price: $25.81