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An Inquiry Into The Nature And Causes Of The Wealth Of

  [english | 1776]  

Adam Smith


Summary: [It is a classic and the first of its kind.]
Genres: [politics | banned books | harvard classicsDownloads: 179

Candide

  [english | 1759]  

Voltaire


Excerpts: [... sat upon him, and he was asked which he liked better, to run the gauntlet six and thirty times through the whole regiment, or to have his brains blown ...... said the orator, do you hold the Pope to be Antichrist? Truly, I never heard anything about it, said Candide, but whether he is or not, I am ...... by affirming that things could not be otherwise that they were. For, said he, ...]
Genres: [fiction and literature | banned books | satireDownloads: 342

Lysistrata

  [english | ]  

Aristophanes


Summary: [Lysistrata by Aristophanes. In Aristophanes most popular play sex is a powerful agent of reconciliation. As war ravages ancient Greece a band of women led by Lysistrata promise to deny their husbands all sex until they stop fighting. And the battle of the sexes begins...]
Genres: [drama | classic | banned booksDownloads: 279

Master Flea

  [english | 1826]  

E A Hoffmann


Summary: [August Heinrich Hoffmann von Fallersleben (2 April 1798 ? 19 January 1874) who used Hoffmann von Fallersleben as his pen name was a German poet. He is best known for writing Das Lied der Deutschen its third stanza now being the national anthem of Germany and a number of popular childrens songs.]
Genres: [fiction and literature | satire | banned booksDownloads: 349

Men In War

  [english | 1918]  

Andreas Latzko


Summary: [Andreas Latzko was an Austrian Jewish pacifist and novelist. Andreas Latzko attended grammar school in Budapest and graduated there from high school. He served in the Imperial and Royal Austro-Hungarian army as a one-year volunteer and was a reserve officer of the ?Ersatzheer?. He went to Berlin first he studied at the University of Berlin chemistry later philosophy. His first literary works he ...]
Genres: [war | banned books | short story collectionDownloads: 149

The Arabian Nights

  [english | 1898]  

Andrew Lang


Summary: [This book was confusing to read either through the efforts of my teacher or Lang. The stories skipped from one to the next with impunity confusing even the most clever mind. However it was an interesting tale (or tales!).]
Genres: [fantasy | banned books | fiction and literatureDownloads: 268