Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 039

Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 039

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Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 039

Eighteen short nonfiction works in the public domain, independently chosen by the readers. Topics include literary figures--Alice Mangold Diehl, Harriet Beecher Stowe, and Arthur Hugh Clough; philosophers--Hegel, Kierkegaard; religious thinkers--Martin Luther, Cotton Mather; political leaders--Thomas Jefferson, John F. Kennedy; important documents--the Constitution of Japan (1946), the Virginia Statute for Religious Freedom; moments in history--the Battle of the Crater, the Dred Scott Decision; historical figures--the Pseudo Dionysius and Xenophon; and, lastly, shopper's tips for watermelons and cantaloupes. (Summary by Sue Anderson)Hegel's The Problem was translated by William T. HarrisXenophon's On Horsemanship was translated by Morris H. Morgan

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Address of Senator John F. Kennedy to the Greater Houston Ministerial Association, September 12, 1960
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The Anti-intellectualism of Kierkegaard
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Battle of the Crater and Experiences of Prison Life
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The Constitution of Japan, 1946
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Darwinism Verified
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The Dred Scott Decision, A History
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John Faust or Fust
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Letter to C. E. Norton, Esq., Downing Street, June 23, 1858
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Life of Harriet Beecher Stowe, Chapter 18, on Apparitions
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Miss Alice Mangold's Soiree Musicale
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Mystic Theology
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On Horsemanship - Xenophon
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Philosophy of Religion
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The Problem
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Shopper's Tips for Watermelons and Cantaloupes
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To a Stranger
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The Virginia Statute for Religious Freedom
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Wonders of the Invisible World, IV and V
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