Genius. A Mosaic of A Hundred Exemplary Creative M
What is genius? This is the question that structures this monumental study of a hundred creative minds in the history of literature, carried out by today’s most important North American critic. From the Bible to Socrates, stopping at the transcendental works of Shakespeare and Dante, and arriving at..
In Goodbye, Things, Sasaki modestly shares his personal minimalist experience, offering specific tips on the minimizing process and revealing how the new minimalist movement can not only transform your space but truly enrich your life. Sasaki’s humble vision of true happiness will open your eyes. / ..
In this book Ramiro Calle takes a tour of the different school of oriental thought and philosophy: an extremely rich and varied universe which nevertheless turns out to be a complete enigma for the western citizen. / En este libro Ramiro Calle realiza un recorrido por las diferentes corrientes de p..
Character analysis through writing is used in psychology to allow one to learn a person's prominent personality traits quickly and easily. In this book you will find: the scientific basis of graphology, the keys to handwriting analysis and the importance of the signature, among other lessons to lear..
This is an extraordinary tour on the development of television fiction. From the experimental fictions in the 20s and 30s to live productions in the 40s; the comedy boom in the 80s, to the HBO Revolution and the acclaimed authorship of The Sopranos, The Wire and Breaking Bad. / Este es un libro que..
The professor of biology José Ramón Alonso offers an excellent compilation about the history of the brain in order to explain the evolution of the knowledge, the importance of the brain in our body, its conception, its functions, its role, diseases, psychiatry, surgery, neuroscience and much, much m..
Essential History of Spanish and Latin American Literature
Spanish Literature is, without a doubt, one of the most valuable contributions to Universal Culture. This Essential History summarizes the most interesting works. It traces the joint evolution of all the nations that have Spanish as a privileged instrument of artistic expression. / En este completo..
Bernard Maris was a victim of the Charlie Hebdo Magazine attack in Paris, on January 7th, 2015. This is a posthumous work that goes over Michelle Houellebecq’s work, providing the enjoyable and witty point of view of one of the most controversial writers in contemporary literature: “No one has the k..
House of Cards depicts our worst fears about politics. Love him or hate him, Frank Underwood and his cohorts depict the darkest dealings within our most revered political institutions. These 24 original essays examine key philosophical issues behind the critically-acclaimed series. / ¿Sobrestimamos..
As an essential aspect of the work of a German philosopher, it may highlight the struggle for a new idea of culture. It also has a desire for power and to inform the Western culture of values which they deny as forms of morality. / Como aspectos esenciales de la obra del filósofo alemán, pueden res..
If the conscious mind is nothing more than the tip of the iceberg, what does the rest of it do in the meantime? In his new book, David Eagleman, a highly regarded scientist in the field of neuroscience, makes his way through the depths of the subconscious brain to highlight mysterious surprises. / ..
Just as philosophy begins with doubt, life worthy of being called human begins with irony. This quote by Kierkegaard leads an essay that traces a journey through irony and its uses from Socrates to Foster Wallace, up to its use in our societies marked by "mass public conversation." / Así como la ?l..