Ishmael Series

3 books in series
4.5 out of 5 stars 1,999 ratings

Ishmael Publisher's Summary

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?"

Author Daniel Quinn is the first winner of the prestigious Turner Tomorrow Fellowship, awarded for fiction providing creative and positive solutions to global problems. Sly, witty, and profound, Ishmael is a tour de force of the mind and spirit, an extraordinary intellectual adventure that listeners will never forget.

©1992 Daniel Quinn (P)1995 Bantam Doubleday Dell Audio Publishing, Bantam Doubleday Dell Audio Publishing, A Division of Random House Inc.
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  • Book 1

    • Ishmael

    • An Adventure of the Mind and Spirit
    • By: Daniel Quinn
    • Narrated by: Anthony Heald
    • Length: 2 hrs and 56 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,999
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,546
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,558

    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?"

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Unabridged PLEASE!

    • By Eric on 01-12-08
    • An Adventure of the Mind and Spirit
    • By: Daniel Quinn
    • Narrated by: Anthony Heald
    • Length: 2 hrs and 56 mins
    • Release date: 12-15-99
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 1,999 ratings

    Regular price: $14.60

  • Book 2

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  • Book 3

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