"If I have seen further than others,
it is by standing upon the shoulders of giants."
- Isaac Newton
In his anthology, Existence, J. B. DuFour put together a collection of literature exploring the fundamental nature of existence — the meaning of life, the reality of death, the existence of gods, or a God, among other things.
The book explores the concepts with an eye in the philosophies of Nihilism, Atheism, and Zen.
Including the works of Alan Watts, Julian Baggini, Richard Dawkins, Douglas Adams, Carl Sagan, Epictetus, Christopher Hitchens, Neil DeGrasse Tyson, Bertrand Russell, and more.