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Conquest of pleasure

Ainslie, Douglas

Conquest of pleasure

by Ainslie, Douglas

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Published by Field-Doubleday in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby (Grant Duff) Douglas Ainslie; with an introduction by G.K. Chesterton.
The Physical Object
Pagination[4], v-xiii, [1], 15-107, [13] p. :
Number of Pages107
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22957940M
OCLC/WorldCa9177285

“Should be read by every parent, teacher, minister, and Congressman in the land.”—The Atlantic In The Conquest of Happiness, first published by Liveright in , iconoclastic philosopher Bertran.   What’s sitting on my nightstand right now are books that represent pleasure, obligation, random curiosity and a wild lunge at inspiration. I’ve reread John Hemming’s “The Conquest of.

This is the story of a person reborn into an Orc society where he learns the simple pleasure of conquest. Both in the bedroom and on the battlefield. Warning R Themes. There are many books which give some help to many people. There are books which give a set of rules, or even one master rule, by which to meet the problems of life. This is not such a book. It suggests no simple recipe for the conquest of fear. Instead, it presents, what all too few of us to-day possess, a philosophy of life.

The Conquest of Happiness | In The Conquest of Happiness, first published by Liveright in , iconoclastic philosopher Bertrand Russell attempted to diagnose the myriad causes of unhappiness in modern life and chart a path out of the seemingly inescapable malaise so prevalent even in safe and prosperous Western societies. We’re a day late for the centenary of Robert Conquest, who revealed the extent of Stalin ‘s atrocities in his landmark book, The Great Terror, in addition to being a formidable poet. Somehow I feel fireworks and canons should be going off, but only the sultry mid-July silence.


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