The Logical Leap: Induction in Physics

The Logical Leap: Induction in Physics

Integrating philosophy with the history of science, David Harriman presents a solution to the problem of induction, based on Ayn Rand's theory of concepts. Explore this book.

Return of the Primitive: The Anti-Industrial Revolution

Return of the Primitive: The Anti-Industrial Revolution

"In the tumultuous late 60s and early 70s, a social movement known as the "New Left" emerged as a major cultural influence, especially on the youth of America. It was a movement that embraced "flower-power" and psychedelic "consciousness-expansion," that lionized Ho...

Alexander Hamilton

Alexander Hamilton

An illegitimate, self-taught orphan born in the Caribbean, the immigrant Alexander Hamilton rose to become George Washington’s aide-de-camp in the Continental Army, co-authored The Federalist Papers, founding the Bank of New York, leading the Federalist Party, and...

Flight 714 to Sydney

Flight 714 to Sydney

"Tintin, Captain Haddock and Professor Calculus are on their way to Sydney, Australia. Through a chance meeting they are invited to travel on board the private jet of billionaire Lazlo Carreidas. But then they fall victim to a plot to kidnap Carreidas and are captured...

Red Rackham’s Treasure

Red Rackham’s Treasure

"Tintin and Captain Haddock set sail aboard the Sirius to find the sunken remains of the Unicorn ship and notorious pirate Red Rackham's treasure." Explore this book.

The Secret of the Unicorn

The Secret of the Unicorn

"When Tintin stumbles across a model ship at the Old Street Market, he buys it as a gift for his friend Captain Haddock. But this isn't just any old model ship ...it's the Unicorn. Built by one of Haddock's ancestors it holds a clue to finding the treasure of a...

Anthem by Ayn Rand

Anthem by Ayn Rand

"They existed only to serve the state. They were conceived in controlled Palaces of Mating. They died in the Home of the Useless. From cradle to grave, the crowd was one—the great WE. In all that was left of humanity there was only one man who dared to think, seek,...

Rise and Fall of Communism

Rise and Fall of Communism

The Rise and Fall of Communism by Archie Brown, Emeritus Professor of Politics at Oxford University, examines the origins of communism, its spread in different nations, its collapse in the Soviet Union following perestroika, and its current incarnations around the...

The Law by Frederic Bastiat

The Law by Frederic Bastiat

Frederic Bastiat's 1850 classic, defines the law as "collective organization of the individual right to lawful defense," and shows how this same law has been perverted, "annihilating the justice that it was supposed to maintain, [aiding] the unscrupulous who wish,...