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The Handbook of Chinese Horoscopes, 4 Editionby Theodora Lau
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Now in its fourth edition, The Handbook of Chinese Horoscopes remains the definitive, classic work on this fascinating subject and artfully combines the Eastern lunar calendar with Western solar-based astrology.
Discover which of the twelve animal signs you are and how "the animal that hides in your heart" influences your outlook on life and your relationships with others.Find out the effects of the five elements, the four seasons, and the ascendant signs based on the hour of your birth. Look to the future and learn how you are likely to fare in each of the years well into millennium. Read the personality profiles of East and West combinations, as well as the chapter on the 144 marriage combinations to see the relationships between the twelve lunar signs.
Theodora Lau makes it simple to understand and to chart your own horoscopes. Featuring a new chapter on choosing the right wedding date, this updated edition will continue to delight seasoned astrologers and interested novices alike, as it has done for the past twenty years.
Showing how a person's sign is affected by the five elements--metal, water, wood, fire, and earth--and by the particular sign that rules the time of one's birth, the book defines personality characteristics and explores compatibility and conflict for 144 possible marriage combinations.
About the Author
Theodora Lau was born in Shanghai and currently resides in southern California. The author of The Handbook of Chinese Horoscopes, she is married with three children.
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