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The Advancement of Civilisation in the Western World
3 Volume SeriesSale!
This is a series of 3 volumes which charts the advancement of civilisation from Ancient Egypt to the 20th Century through the study of great individuals or of ordinary people touched for a moment by a vision of greatness.
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The Royal Law
Source of Our Freedom Today
ISBN: 9780856835278 - Paperback£13.95 Add to basket
The Royal Law are words spoken to the monarch during the coronation service - the occasion when Divine Law is acknowledged as the source of all our law.
What If It Were You?
A Collection of Human Rights Poetry
ISBN: 9780856835261 - Paperback£10.00 Add to basket
What If It Were You? draws back the curtain on the men, women and children who suffer in silence, giving a voice to those whose rights, freedom and wellbeing are so often compromised.
A collection of illustrated meditations on the personality of God
Chosen for Spring 2015 PEOPLE'S BOOK PRIZE COLLECTION for Non-Fiction
ISBN: 9780856835056 - paperback£10.00 Add to basket
“Discovering God is a deeply insightful and extremely accessible set of meditations enriched and amplified by beautiful and sensitive illustrations – each one a meditation in itself.”
Abbot Stuart, OSB
How our Economy Really Works
A Radical Reappraisal
ISBN: 9780856835292 - Paperback£9.95 Add to basket
This book argues that deeply embedded systems require fundamental reform. They are principally threefold: the taxation system, the land tenure system, and the banking system. All three require root and branch reform.
Poverty is not Natural
ISBN: 9780856835254 - Paperback£10.00 Add to basket
This book traces the cause of poverty to a widely accepted social institution, just as slavery once was, and reveals a way in which this defect could be remedied by introducing a more efficient way of funding government.
The Letters of Marsilio Ficino Volume 11 (Book XII)
Volumes 1-10 are available here as a complete set at a reduced price.
ISBN: 9780856835193 - HardbackRead more
Due October 2020
The letters in this eleventh volume cover the period from autumn 1492 to the spring of 1495, when they appeared in print. This volume and its companions contain the first English translation of the letters written by the philosopher-priest who helped to shape the changes that we associate with the Renaissance.
The State of Freedom and Justice
Government as if people matter most
Chosen for Summer 2016 PEOPLE'S BOOK PRIZE COLLECTION for Non-Fiction.
ISBN: 9780856835100 - Paperback£12.95 Add to basket
We all want freedom, we all want justice, yet few have given thought to how such a state could be organised. The author, an original thinker, has taken a multi-disciplinary approach which has led to some surprising insights, rising above the current obsession of political analysis into left and right.
The Traumatised Society
How to Outlaw Cheating and Save our CivilisationSale!
Finalist in 2012-13 PEOPLE'S BOOK PRIZE for Non-Fiction
ISBN: 9780856832871 - Paperback
"[This] is a staggering work that presents nothing less than a new paradigm – yet it is based in an historical narrative and overview of political, economic and cultural history that is ancient. Simply stated the premise is this: the theft of the nation’s economic surplus is the root cause of all the world’s major problems." Wayne Sturgeon, Fourth World Review
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On the Nature of Love
Ficino on Plato's Symposium
Finalist in 2015-16 PEOPLE'S BOOK PRIZE for Non-Fiction
ISBN: 9780856835094 - Paperback£14.95 Add to basket
On the Nature of Love is a translation of Marsilio Ficino’s commentary to Plato’s Symposium. This edition makes Ficino’s Tuscan version available to English readers for the first time. Ficino's work was eagerly taken up by court circles throughout Europe and became part of their standard fare for the next two centuries.
The Spirit of Self-Help
A Life of Samuel SmilesSale!
Chosen for Spring 2017 PEOPLE'S BOOK PRIZE COLLECTION for Non-Fiction
ISBN: 9780856835124 - Hardback
This is the very human story of the Victorian writer who, in an era of startling change, gave the beleaguered individual a new perspective on his destiny by launching the self-help phenomenon.
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A Wild and Barefoot RomanovSale!
ISBN: 9780856835179 - Hardback9780856835179 - Hardback
The fascinating story of the Romanov princess whose family fled the Russian revolution and lived in exile, firstly in homes provided by the British Royal family. This is very much a human interest story, told with humour by a down to earth woman.
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The Gilgamesh Gene
The Human ConditionSale!
ISBN: 9780856835148 - Hardback
The Gilgamesh Gene is about the human condition, and in particular what it is in our make-up that has brought us, along with most other species, to the brink of extinction. The author draws on the ancient Epic of Gilgamesh to shed light on our predicament.
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Eradicating Ecocide – 2nd Edition
Laws and Governance to Stop the Destruction of the Planet
Winner of THE PEOPLE'S BOOK PRIZE for Non-Fiction, 2010-11
ISBN: 9780856835087 - Paperback£14.95 Add to basket
This is the updated version of Polly Higgins' Prize-winning book which explains the crime of Ecocide, how it will apply and who can stop the ecocide, for present and for future generations.
"… lays the framework for us to lobby our leaders for real environmental laws and contains tips on taking action [and] outlines the steps you can take towards becoming an Erin Brockovich in your own right."
Henry George and Europe
The Far-reaching Impact and Effect of the Ideas of the American Social PhilosopherSale!
ISBN: 9780911312911 - Paperback
Michael Silagi's investigation proves that Henry George's impact on European social thinking is dominantly ideological, influencing so many Europeans as spur and inspiration.
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Power Beyond Politics
ISBN: 9780856830976 - Hardback£10.00 Add to basket
The author examines the nature of sovereignty with particular reference to the British experience. He suggests that the role of the sovereign is not as limited as is generally thought.
ISBN: 9780911312171 - Hardback£17.95 Add to basket
Henry George warned that unless the system of land tenure was reformed, unless the individual’s freedom of action was enhanced, even graver ecological, economic, moral and ethical problems would plague future generations. The scale of the problems have increased.
No Debt, High Growth, Low Tax
Hong Kong’s Economic Miracle Explained
ISBN: 9780856835070 - Paperback£11.95 Add to basket
"This is an excellent book. It brings a highly informed, exterior perspective to the debate on the particulars of the remarkable Hong Kong Revenue Regime." Richard Cullen, University of Hong Kong
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