All the World Believes a Lie is an inspiring vintage lecture by Joseph Murphy. Murphy's lectures, books, and radio programs inspired a generation of motivational and inspirational writers. In this lecture he addresses what happens when historians and the written word collide. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Dr. Joseph Murphy. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/gdan/001978/bk_gdan_001978_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
The Inner Meaning of the 23rd Psalm is an inspiring vintage lecture by Joseph Murphy. Murphy's lectures, books, and radio programs inspired a generation of motivational and inspirational writers. In this lecture he addresses the inner meaning of the 23rd Psalm. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Dr. Joseph Murphy. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/gdan/001981/bk_gdan_001981_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
When Good Fathers Die, it's Always Too Early is a masterful four-part series of lectures by Dr. Rod Rosenbladt that serves as an indispensable guide for those who wish to see the ethos of Lutheran Christianity at its best. This brilliant exposition of the central tenets of scripture and the Reformation will have you walking in deeper appreciation of your father in heaven. Beaming with biblical insight, this four and a half-hour presentation is vintage "Dr. Rod". It addresses the fatherhood of God in respect to the core of the Gospel and our role as earthly fathers following in the footsteps of our heavenly Father. This presentation highlights God's attributes of goodness and love and is resplendent with paternal wisdom. Given from the heart, this series also provides practical insights into Dr. Rosenbladt's relationship with his own father and son. Each lecture is followed by a compelling question and answer session that illuminates a variety of themes and points from the presentation. Note: These have been edited for clarity from the original recordings produced from the Cathedral of the Advent, but all audio is unabridged. The recording for track two appears to have been started after the lecture started - this set contains all the recorded audio available from the presentation. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Dr. Rod Rosenbladt. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/hove/002032/bk_hove_002032_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
This vintage book contains a collection of lectures given by Silvanus P. Thompson on the subject of electromagnetism. Although old, this volume contains a wealth of interesting and timeless information, and is highly recommended for those with an interest in electromagnetism and its early application. The lectures include: 'Historical Sketch', 'Generalities Concerning Electromagnets', 'Typical Forms', 'Polarity', 'Uses in General', 'The Properties of Iron', 'Methods of Measuring Permeability', 'Traction Methods', 'Curves of Magnetization and Permeability', 'The Law of the Electromagnets', etcetera. Silvanus Phillips Thompson (1851 - 1916) was physicist who worked as professor of physics at the City and Guilds Technical College in Finsbury, England. He became a member of the Royal Society in 1891, and is most remembered for his work as an engineer. This text is being republished now in an affordable, modern, high-quality edition - complete with a specially commissioned new biography of the author.
This vintage book contains the 'Christmas Books' volume of the series entitled: 'The Works of William Makepeace Thackeray'. This fantastic collection would make for a worthy addition to any bookshelf, and is not to be missed by discerning fans and collectors of Thackeray's seminal work. The stories of this collection include: 'Mrs. Perkins's Ball', 'Our Street', 'Dr. Birch and his Young Friends', 'The Rose and the Ring', and 'Miss Tickletoby's Lectures on English History'. William Makepeace Thackeray (1811 - 1863) was an English novelist during the nineteenth century. He became famous for his satirical novels, the most important and influential of which was Vanity Fair. Many antiquarian books such as this are increasingly hard to come by and expensive, and it is with this in mind that we are republishing this book now in an affordable, modern, high-quality edition. It comes complete with a specially commissioned new biography of the author.
This vintage book is a fascinating treatise on Hellenism and Christianity, written by Edwyn Robert Bevan and first published in 1912. Composed of a course of lectures, this monograph explores in detail ancient Hellenism and the emergence of Christianity. Contents include: 'The East and the West', 'Bacchylides', 'The Greek Anthology', 'The First Contact of Christianity and Paganism', 'The Gnostic Redeemer', 'Between Two Worlds', 'The Prophet of Personality', 'Dirt', 'A Paradox of Christianity', etc. Edwyn Robert Bevan (1870-1943) was an esteemed English philosopher and historian. Many classic books such as this are becoming increasingly rare and expensive. It is with this in mind that we are republishing this volume now in an affordable, modern, high-quality edition complete with a specially commissioned new biography of the author.
This volume contains a collection of articles on the nature of America and of being American, composed from lectures originally addressed to British audiences by George Santayana. This fascinating collection, first published in 1921, will appeal to those with an interest in the development of America and its philosophy, and is not to be missed by fans and collectors of Santayana's work. The chapters of this book include: 'The Moral Background', 'The Academic Environment', 'William James', 'Josiah Royce', 'Later Speculations', 'Materialism and Idealism in American Life', and 'English Liberty in America'. George Santayana (1863 - 1952) was an influential philosopher, essayist, poet, and novelist. He was brought up in the United States and called himself an American, despite the fact that he always made sure that he had a valid Spanish passport. Many vintage texts such as this are increasingly scarce and expensive, and it is with this in mind that we are republishing this book now, in an affordable, high-quality, modern edition. It comes complete with a specially commissioned biography of the author.
Bernard Bosanquet FBA (1848-1923) was an English political theorist and philosopher who had a significant influence on social and political policy during the turn of the twentieth century. Bosanquet's work was also seminal, inspiring-and, later, inspiring criticism from-numerous notable thinks of the time, including Bertrand Russell and William James. First published in 1897, 'Psychology of the Moral Self' contains a series of Bosanquet's lectures on the subject of moral philosophy and the nature of the workings of the mind, exploring how modern psychological conceptions relate to ethical problems. Contents include: 'Lecture I: The Psychological Point of View', 'Lecture II: General Nature of Psychical Events', 'Lecture III: Cognition-The Growth of Consciousness', 'Lecture IV: The Organisation of Intelligence', 'Lecture V: Self-Consciousness', 'Lecture VI: Feeling', etc. Many vintage books such as this are becoming increasingly scarce and expensive. We are republishing this volume now in an affordable, modern, high-quality edition complete with an introductory essay from John Abercrombie's 'The Philosophy of the Moral Feelings'.
This vintage book contains an introduction to William James's ideas of philosophical pragmatism. Written in the highly readable and enjoyable style James is renowned for, this book will appeal not only to philosophy enthusiasts, but also to anyone in love with the possibilities of English prose. This fascinating book elucidates the reasons why students of philosophy are still reading his ideas a century after the lectures that comprise this work were delivered. Comprised of eight lectures given in Boston and New York in 1906 and 1907, this book provides a great summary of some of James's most important philosophical ideas, and constitutes a must-read for anyone interested in this great philosopher's work. This book was originally published in 1907, and is being republished now with a new prefatory biography of its author. William James was an American psychologist and philosopher, commonly hailed as the father of American psychology. His other notable works include: 'Principles of Psychology' (1890) and 'The Meaning of Truth' (1909).