The Ethics of Anarcho-Capitalism audio book

I am excited to announce that The Ethics of Anarcho-Capitalism is now available as an audio book on Audible. I had considered narrating the audio book myself. I even recorded the first few chapters. After listening to my recordings, though, I decided to find a professional. I’m glad that I did. Madeleine Brolly produced theContinue reading “The Ethics of Anarcho-Capitalism audio book”

book layout with Scribus

I used the free, open-source layout program Scribus to design the interior of The Ethics of Anarcho-Capitalism. It took several hours to learn but, after that, it was a pleasure to use. There are already good tutorials available for how to do book layout with Scribus, but I thought it would be helpful to describeContinue reading “book layout with Scribus”

Word Cloud book visualization

I thought it would be fun to visualize The Ethics of Anarcho-Capitalism as a word cloud, so I wrote a little script to produce one. Here is the result: I was a little disappointed that the words freedom, liberty, and capital were not more prominent, but it’s my own fault for using other words moreContinue reading “Word Cloud book visualization”

ebook file format conversion

While writing The Ethics of Anarcho-Capitalism, I made heavy use of the excellent Calibre software suite to create and view ebooks. Specifically, I used the ebook-convert program to generate .mobi and .epub files. Then I used the Calbre ebook viewer to check the results. On Ubuntu you can install Calibre with the following command: sudoContinue reading “ebook file format conversion”

The Ethics of Anarcho-Capitalism

Today, I’m releasing a new book called The Ethics of Anarcho-Capitalism. It explains what libertarianism is and how to use it to solve ethical problems. It is different from most books on libertarianism, though. First, it is narrative non-fiction. It weaves the ethical theory into a story for a little flavor. If you prefer dryContinue reading “The Ethics of Anarcho-Capitalism”