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  • Modern Man in Search of a Soul,

    Modern Man in Search of a Soul,
    av C. G. Jung

    Häftad - 1955 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780156612067

    The Swiss psychologist discusses such aspects of analytical psychology as dream analysis and the primitive unconscious

  • Silent Spring

    Silent Spring
    av Rachel Carson

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780618249060

    First published in 1962, Silent Spring alerted a large audience to the environmental and human dangers of indiscriminate use of pesticides, spurring revolutionary changes in the laws affecting our air, land, and water. “Silent Spring became a…

  • Unfinished Tales of Númenor and Middle-Earth

    Unfinished Tales of Númenor and Middle-Earth
    av J. R. R. Tolkien

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780544337992

    "The tone is heroic, both the heroes and the villains greater than life-size." -- New York Times Book Review Unfinished Tales of N menor and Middle-earth concentrates on the lands of Middle-earth and comprises Gandalf's lively account of how he cam…

  • No One Asked for This: Essays

    No One Asked for This: Essays
    av Cazzie David

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780358197027

    A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER "Blisteringly honest...kind of like if a David Sedaris book was written by an anxiety-ridden millennial who grew up in Hollywood." --Entertainment Weekly "Cazzie David is the delicious antidote to the poison of basic infl…

  • The Eerie Silence: Renewing Our Search for Alien Intelligence

    The Eerie Silence: Renewing Our Search for Alien Intelligence
    av Paul Davies

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780547422589

    One of the world's leading scientists explains why--and how--the search for intelligent life beyond Earth should be expanded. Fifty years ago, a young astronomer named Frank Drake first pointed a radio telescope at nearby stars in the hope of pickin…

  • TED Talks: The Official TED Guide to Public Speaking

    TED Talks: The Official TED Guide to Public Speaking
    av Chris Anderson

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781328710284

    New York Times Bestseller "Catnip for all the TED fans out there." --Publishers Weekly "The most insightful book ever written on public speaking . . . a must-read." --Adam Grant, Wharton professor and New York Times best-selling author of Give and…

  • Fun Home: A Family Tragicomic

    Fun Home: A Family Tragicomic
    av Alison Bechdel

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780618871711

    A fresh and brilliantly told memoir from a cult favorite comic artist, marked by gothic twists, a family funeral home, sexual angst, and great books. This breakout book by Alison Bechdel is a darkly funny family tale, pitch-perfectly illustrated wit…

  • If on a Winter's Night a Traveler

    If on a Winter's Night a Traveler
    av Italo Calvino

    Häftad - 1982 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780156439619

    Italo Calvino imagines a novel capable of endless mutations in this intricately crafted story about writing and readers.If on a Winter's Night a Traveler turns out to be not one novel but ten, each with a different plot, style, ambience, and author,…

  • Anaximander, Heraclitus, Parmenides, Plotinus, Lao-Tzu, Nagarjuna

    Anaximander, Heraclitus, Parmenides, Plotinus, Lao-Tzu, Nagarjuna
    av Karl Jaspers

    Häftad - 1974 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780156075008

    Taken from the Great Philosphers, Volume II.

  • The Origin of Consciousness in the Breakdown of the Bicameral Mind

    The Origin of Consciousness in the Breakdown of the Bicameral Mind
    av Julian Jaynes

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780618057078

    At the heart of this classic, seminal book is Julian Jaynes's still-controversial thesis that human consciousness did not begin far back in animal evolution but instead is a learned process that came about only three thousand years ago and is still…

  • Greenglass House

    Greenglass House
    av Kate Milford

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780544540286

    It's wintertime at Greenglass House. The creaky smuggler's inn is always quiet during this season, and twelve-year- old Milo, the innkeepers' adopted son, plans to spend his holidays relaxing. But on the first icy night of vacation, out of nowhere,…

  • Eat and Run: My Unlikely Journey to Ultramarathon Greatness

    Eat and Run: My Unlikely Journey to Ultramarathon Greatness
    av Scott Jurek, Steve Friedman

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780544002319

    "In pursuing the mental side of endurance, Jurek uncovers the most important secrets any runner can learn."--Amby Burfoot, author of The Runner's Guide to the Meaning of Life For nearly two decades, Scott Jurek has been a dominant force--and darling…

  • The Hobbit or There and Back Again

    The Hobbit or There and Back Again
    av J. R. R. Tolkien

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780544422841

    A great modern classic and the prelude to The Lord of the Rings Bilbo Baggins is a hobbit who enjoys a comfortable, unambitious life, rarely traveling any farther than his pantry or cellar. But his contentment is disturbed when the wizard Gandalf a…

  • Why Save the Bankers?: And Other Essays on Our Economic and Political Crisis

    Why Save the Bankers?: And Other Essays on Our Economic and Political Crisis
    av Thomas Piketty

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780544947283

    "Piketty unleashed on real-time economics is a revelation." -- Guardian Thomas Piketty's work has proved that unfettered markets lead to increasing inequality. Without meaningful regulation, capitalist economies will concentrate wealth in an ever s…

  • Le Petit Prince (French)

    Le Petit Prince (French)
    av Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

    Häftad - 2001 - Franska - ISBN: 9780156013987

    In 2000 Harcourt proudly reissued Antoine de Saint-Exup ry's masterpiece, The Little Prince, in a sparkling new format. Newly translated by Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Richard Howard, this timeless classic was embraced by critics and readers across…

  • The Fellowship of the Ring

    The Fellowship of the Ring
    av J. R. R. Tolkien

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780547928210

    The first volume in J.R.R. Tolkien's epic adventure THE LORD OF THE RINGS One Ring to rule them all, One Ring to find them, One Ring to bring them all and in the darkness bind them In ancient times the Rings of Power were crafted by the Elven-smiths…

  • The Philosophy of Andy Warhol: From A to B and Back Again

    The Philosophy of Andy Warhol: From A to B and Back Again
    av Andy Warhol
    (1 recension)

    Häftad - 1977 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780156717205

    A loosely formed autobiography by Andy Warhol, told with his trademark blend of irony and detachment In The Philosophy of Andy Warhol--which, with the subtitle (From A to B and Back Again), is less a memoir than a collection of riffs and reflections…

  • Origins of Totalitarianism

    Origins of Totalitarianism
    av Hannah Arendt

    Häftad - 1973 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780156701532

    "How could such a book speak so powerfully to our present moment? The short answer is that we, too, live in dark times, even if they are different and perhaps less dark, and "Origins" raises a set of fundamental questions about how tyranny can arise…

  • The Seven Storey Mountain

    The Seven Storey Mountain
    av Thomas Merton

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780156010863

    One of the most famous books ever written about a man's search for faith and peace. The Seven Storey Mountain tells of the growing restlessness of a brilliant and passionate young man, who at the age of twenty-six, takes vows in one of the most dem…

  • Blitzed: Drugs in the Third Reich

    Blitzed: Drugs in the Third Reich
    av Norman Ohler

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781328915344

    New York Times Bestseller " A] fascinating, engrossing, often dark history of drug use in the Third Reich." -- Washington Post The Nazi regime preached an ideology of physical, mental, and moral purity. Yet as Norman Ohler reveals in this gripping…

  • The Janus Stone

    The Janus Stone
    av Elly Griffiths

    Pocket - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781328622396

    In this "chilling and entirely believable"* mystery, forensic archaeologist Ruth Galloway and DCI Harry Nelson investigate a set of remains buried in the foundations of an old country manor--but as soon as they get close to cracking the case, Ruth b…

  • How Emotions Are Made: The Secret Life of the Brain

    How Emotions Are Made: The Secret Life of the Brain
    av Lisa Feldman Barrett

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781328915436

    "Fascinating . . . A thought-provoking journey into emotion science." -- Wall Street Journal "A singular book, remarkable for the freshness of its ideas and the boldness and clarity with which they are presented." -- Scientific American "A brillia…

  • The Only Investment Guide You'll Ever Need

    The Only Investment Guide You'll Ever Need
    av Andrew Tobias

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780544781931

    "The Only Investment Guide You'll Ever Need . . . actually lives up to its name." -- Los Angeles Times "So full of tips and angles that only a booby or a billionaire could not benefit." -- New York Times For nearly forty years, The Only Investment…

  • The Joy of X: A Guided Tour of Math, from One to Infinity

    The Joy of X: A Guided Tour of Math, from One to Infinity
    av Steven Strogatz

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780544105850

    "Delightful . . . easily digestible chapters include plenty of helpful examples and illustrations. You'll never forget the Pythagorean theorem again "--Scientific American Many people take math in high school and promptly forget much of it. But mat…

  • Flowers for Algernon

    Flowers for Algernon
    av Daniel Keyes

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780156030304

    Winner of both the Hugo and Nebula Awards, the powerful, classic story about a man who receives an operation that turns him into a genius...and introduces him to heartache. Charlie Gordon is about to embark upon an unprecedented journey. Born with…

  • The Crack in Space

    The Crack in Space
    av Philip K. Dick

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780547572994

    Dick's best books always describe a future that is both entirely recognizable and utterly unimaginable.--The New York Times Book Review When a repairman accidentally discovers a parallel universe, everyone sees it as an opportunity, whether as a way…

  • Words Are My Matter: Writings on Life and Books

    Words Are My Matter: Writings on Life and Books
    av Ursula K. Le Guin

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780358212102

    A collection of essays on life and literature, from one of the most iconic authors and astute critics in contemporary letters. Words Are My Matter is essential reading: a collection of talks, essays, and criticism by Ursula K. Le Guin, a literary le…

  • Totalitarianism: Part Three of the Origins of Totalitarianism

    Totalitarianism: Part Three of the Origins of Totalitarianism
    av Hannah Arendt

    Häftad - 1968 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780156906500

    In the final volume, Arendt focuses on the two genuine forms of the totalitarian state in history-the dictatorships of Bolshevism after 1930 and of National Socialism after 1938. Index.

  • Delta of Venus

    Delta of Venus
    av Anaïs Nin

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780156029032

    An extraordinarily rich and exotic collection from the mistress of erotic writing In Delta of Venus, Anais Nin pens a lush, magical world where the characters of her imagination possess the most universal of desires and exceptional of talents. Among…

  • Homage to Catalonia

    Homage to Catalonia
    av George Orwell

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780544382046

    A National Review Top Ten Best Nonfiction Books of the Century "One of Orwell's very best books and perhaps the best book that exists on the Spanish Civil War."--The New Yorker In 1936, originally intending merely to report on the Spanish Civil Wa…

  • Clans of the Alphane Moon

    Clans of the Alphane Moon
    av Philip K. Dick

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780547572512

    On a planet run by escapees from a mental institution, the doctors who arrive to restore order may be the craziest of all. For years, the third moon in the Alphane system was used as a psychiatric hospital. But when war broke out between Earth and…

  • When the Game Was Ours

    When the Game Was Ours
    av Larry Bird, Earvin Johnson, Jackie Macmullan

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780547394589

    From the moment these two players took the court on opposing sides, they engaged in a fierce physical and psychological battle. Their uncommonly competitive relationship came to symbolize the most compelling rivalry in the NBA. These were the basket…

  • The Group

    The Group
    av Mary McCarthy

    Häftad - 1991 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780156372084

    Written with a trenchant, sardonic edge, "The Group" is a dazzlingly outspoken novel and a captivating look at the social history of America between two world wars. Mary McCarthy s most celebrated novel follows the lives of eight Vassar graduates, k…

  • The Stones of Florence

    The Stones of Florence
    av Mary McCarthy

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780156027632

    A beloved tribute to Florence that blends history, artistic reflection, and keen social observation Renowned for her sharp literary style, essayist and fiction writer Mary McCarthy offers a unique history of Florence, from its inception to the domin…

  • The Game-Players of Titan

    The Game-Players of Titan
    av Philip K. Dick

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780547572437

    Years ago, Earth and Titan fought a war and Earth lost. The planet was irradiated and most of the surviving population is sterile. The few survivors play an intricate and unending game called Bluff at the behest of the slug-like aliens who rule the…

  • The Stone Gods

    The Stone Gods
    av Jeanette Winterson

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780156035729

    Playful, passionate, provocative, and frequently very funny, Jeanette Winterson's The Stone Gods is a story about Earth, about love, and about stories themselves. On the airwaves, all the talk is of the new blue planet--pristine and plentiful, as ou…

  • Rosemary: The Hidden Kennedy Daughter

    Rosemary: The Hidden Kennedy Daughter
    av Prof Kate Clifford Larson

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780544811904

    They were the most prominent American family of the twentieth century. The daughter they secreted away made all the difference. Joe and Rose Kennedy's strikingly beautiful daughter Rosemary attended exclusive schools, was presented as a debutante to…

  • Socrates, Buddha, Confucius, Jesus: From the Great Philosophers, Volume I

    Socrates, Buddha, Confucius, Jesus: From the Great Philosophers, Volume I
    av Karl Jaspers

    Häftad - 1966 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780156835800

    A part of Jaspers's planned universal history of philosophy, focusing on the four paradigmatic individuals who have exerted a historical influence of incomparable scope and depth. Edited by Hannah Arendt; Index. Translated by Ralph Manheim.

  • Texts from Dog

    Texts from Dog
    av October Jones

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780544077744

    My dog sends me texts. Yeah. It s weird. When October Jones figured out he could send text messages to himself on his mobile phone, he naturally decided that the best use of this discovery was to send passive-aggressive messages to himself under the…

  • The Robber Barons

    The Robber Barons
    av Matthew Josephson

    Häftad - 1962 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780156767903

    Presents profiles of the captains of industry who ruled America after the Civil War including Carnegie, Vanderbilt, Rockefeller, and Gould

  • The Sacred and Profane

    The Sacred and Profane
    av Mircea Eliade

    Häftad - 1968 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780156792011

    A highly original and scholarly work on spirituality by noted historian Mircea Eliade In The Sacred and the Profane, Mircea Eliade observes that while contemporary people believe their world is entirely profane, or secular, they still at times find…

  • Regulus (Latin)

    Regulus (Latin)
    av Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

    Häftad - 2001 - Latin - ISBN: 9780156014045

    In 2000 Harcourt proudly reissued Antoine de Saint-Exup ry's masterpiece, The Little Prince, in a sparkling new format. Newly translated by Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Richard Howard, this timeless classic was embraced by critics and readers across…

  • Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats

    Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats
    av T. S. Eliot

    Häftad - 1968 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780156685702

    The inspiration for Andrew Lloyd Webber's iconic musical CATS, and its upcoming movie adaptation, directed by Tom Hooper and starring Taylor Swift (Bombalurina), Idris Elba (Macavity the Mystery Cat), Dame Judi Dench (Old Deuteronomy), Ian McKellen…

  • The Man in the High Castle

    The Man in the High Castle
    av Philip K. Dick

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780547572482

    The basis for the Amazon Original series It's America in 1962. Slavery is legal once again. The few Jews who still survive hide under assumed names. In San Francisco, the I Ching is as common as the Yellow Pages. All because some twenty years earli…

  • Foucault's Pendulum

    Foucault's Pendulum
    av Umberto Eco

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780156032971

    Bored with their work, three Milanese editors cook up the Plan, a hoax that connects the medieval Knights Templar with other occult groups from ancient to modern times. This produces a map indicating the geographical point from which all the powers…

  • Blindness

    Blindness
    av José Saramago

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780156007757

    A stunningly powerful novel of humanity's will to survive against all odds during an epidemic by a winner of the Nobel Prize for Literature. An International Bestseller - "This is a shattering work by a literary master."--Boston Globe A city is hi…

  • Collected Poems

    Collected Poems
    av Galway Kinnell

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781328505705

    In a remarkable generation of poets, Galway Kinnell was an acknowledged, true master. From the book-length poem memorialising the grit, beauty, and swarming assertion of immigrant life along a lower Manhattan avenue, to searing poems of human confli…

  • The Namesake

    The Namesake
    av Jhumpa Lahiri

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780358062684

    With a new afterword from Jhumpa Lahiri, a new edition of the contemporary classic. "Dazzling...An intimate, closely observed family portrait."--The New York Times "Hugely appealing."--People Magazine "An exquisitely detailed family saga."--Ente…

  • The Namesake

    The Namesake
    av Jhumpa Lahiri

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780618485222

    An incisive portrait of the immigrant experience follows the Ganguli family from their traditional life in India through their arrival in Massachusetts in the late 1960s and their difficult melding into an American way of life, in a debut novel that…

  • Destined for War: Can America and China Escape Thucydides's Trap?

    Destined for War: Can America and China Escape Thucydides's Trap?
    av Graham Allison

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781328915382

    A NEW YORK TIMES NOTABLE BOOK OF THE YEAR SHORT-LISTED FOR THE 2018 LIONEL GELBER PRIZE NAMED A BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR BY: FINANCIAL TIMES * THE TIMES (LONDON) * AMAZON "Allison is one of the keenest observers of international affairs around."-- JOE…

  • Life of the Mind: One/Thinking, Two/Willing

    Life of the Mind: One/Thinking, Two/Willing
    av Hannah Arendt

    Häftad - 1981 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780156519922

    Discusses the nature of thought and volition, examines past philosophical theories, and clarifies the relation between will and freedom