Ayn Rand
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Ayn Rand

Ayn Rand's first novel, We the Living, was published in 1936, followed by Anthem. With the publication of The Fountainhead in 1943, she achieved spectacular and enduring success. Rand's unique philosophy, Objectivism, has gained a worldwide audience and maintains a lasting influence on popular thought. The fundamentals of her philosophy are set forth in such books as Introduction to Objectivist Epistemology, The Virtue of Selfishness, Capitalism: the Unknown Ideal, and The Romantic Manifesto. Ayn Rand died in 1982. (Image reproduced courtesy of The Ayn Rand® Institute)

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    • Atlas Shrugged

    • By: Ayn Rand
    • Narrated by: Scott Brick
    • Length: 62 hrs and 56 mins
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    Tremendous in scope and breathtaking in its suspense, Atlas Shrugged is Ayn Rand's magnum opus, an electrifying moral defense of capitalism and free enterprise....

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    • John Galt would have liked it

    • By Alan Michael Forrester on 25-12-12

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    • The Fountainhead

    • By: Ayn Rand
    • Narrated by: Christopher Hurt
    • Length: 32 hrs and 2 mins
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    The struggle for personal integrity in a world that values conformity above creativity is powerfully illustrated through three characters....

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    • Romantic Objectivity at it's finest

    • By D. Berry on 04-12-13

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    • Anthem

    • By: Ayn Rand
    • Narrated by: Michael Scott
    • Length: 2 hrs and 4 mins
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    "Anthem" is set in a distant collectivist future, when every form and emblem of individualism has been erased and society has reverted to...

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    • The Fountainhead

    • By: Ayn Rand
    • Narrated by: Edward Herrmann
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    The Fountainhead studies the conflict between artistic genius and social convention, a theme Ayn Rand later developed into the idealistic philosophy knows as Objectivism....

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    • Good but I should have waited

    • By Chris on 24-12-12

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    • Philosophy

    • Who Needs It
    • By: Ayn Rand
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    Who needs philosophy? Ayn Rand's answer: Everyone....

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    • A long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away....

    • By David Jones on 21-02-15

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    • The Voice of Reason

    • Essays in Objectivist Thought
    • By: Ayn Rand, Leonard Peikoff
    • Narrated by: Bernadette Dunne
    • Length: 15 hrs and 55 mins
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    This collection communicates not only Rand's singular worldview, but also the penetrating cultural and political analysis to which it gives rise....

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    • The Romantic Manifesto

    • A Philosophy of Literature
    • By: Ayn Rand
    • Narrated by: Bernadette Dunne
    • Length: 7 hrs and 21 mins
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    In this beautifully written and brilliantly reasoned collection of essays, Ayn Rand throws new light on the nature of art and its purpose in human life....

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    • The Art of Fiction

    • By: Ayn Rand
    • Narrated by: Marguerite Gavin
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    In 1958, and again in 1969, Ayn Rand gathered a small group of her friends and acquaintances and gave an informal course on writing....

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    • We the Living

    • By: Ayn Rand
    • Narrated by: Mary Woods
    • Length: 18 hrs and 1 min
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    We the Living portrays the impact of the Russian Revolution on three people who demand the right to live their own lives....

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    • Petrograd smelt of carbolic acid

    • By John on 22-06-11

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    • Why Businessmen Need Philosophy and Other Essays

    • By: Ayn Rand
    • Narrated by: Susan O’Malley
    • Length: 4 hrs and 57 mins
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    "Ideas are the greatest and most crucially practical power on earth," wrote Ayn Rand. In the title essay of this collection, Leonard Peikoff applies this principle to the world of business....

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    • Ayn Rand Knows Where It's At.....

    • By Bryn T. on 19-03-15

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