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Add both to Cart Add both to List. Links must be included in text posts with a brief summary of contents. Several years ago, in my younger days when I thought Ayn Rand had a shred of talent and Objectivism a shred of validity, I listened to an abridged recording by Edward Hermann from the library. ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics. Ships from and sold by Maria Figueroa. I am not in agreement. But the author has to soften you up first. These recommendations are frequently posted.
The world she portrays in Galt’s Gulch would not be the end result of a nation which accepted her primitivechildish, self-centered, arrogant and elitist tenets.
Which version of Atlas Shrugged : audiobooks
Most readers eventually resettle their minds, but in a different place than it would have been if they hadn’t read this book. Ayn Rand Box Set. Once you have ingested this, you can work on restocking your mental gut with better food than our culture has given you.
Rand does write some great triumphant moments Knowing her, I suspect shruggec if she read the speeches, it would no longer be her favorite book. Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web. I got through the Brick version.
Had to do it at top speed and even then it dragged. The main character tries way too hard before capitulating, allowing the author to write yet more episodes illustrating the corrupt and coercive muck we wallow in, the stuff you’ve encountered all your life, perhaps wondering if life really had to be this way.
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It might even save your life. Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. The Virtue of Selfishness: Audiobooks almost always tend to give me the “start-up” of the reading drive and I’m thinking of buying it with the e-book. If you can find it, it’s probably the way to go. Her novels provide both entertainment and fuel for thought. I became aware of this book when I was in my teens, finally read it when I was In summary I am very glad that I had a chance to read and study both “Atlas Shrugged” and the life and works of Ayn Rand.
Write a customer review. Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. Customers who viewed this item also viewed. As for her philosophy Plus is is Edward Hermann narrating.
I am not against a lengthy book, but a self indulgent plus page manifesto in which characters give uninterrupted speeches that take four shhrugged to read and serve no purpose other than to preach the author’s philosophy is completely unnecessary. A few people never recover, becoming something like Jesus Freaks.
In “Atlas Shrugged” there is yet more unusual romantic relationships between individuals. Kindle Edition Verified Purchase. Share your thoughts with other customers.
Your library, direct from the Publisher, an online Multi-publisher service or other online sources. Both the performance and the abridgement were excellent.
My life would have been better if I had read it sooner. Become a Redditor and subscribe to one of thousands of communities. I didn’t need the sililoquies. Still need a reason to read this book? Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers. The novel seems to me to be particularly timely in regard to the current philosophical debate in American society at this time.
Here’s news for you: The book revolves around the larger issues of private enterprise and entrepreneurship and socialism and government control. English Choose a language for shopping. Want to add to the discussion?