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Tao Te Ching of Lao Tzu: A Guide to Life's Turning Points

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The Tao te Ching of Lao Tzu is one of the most widely read and deeply cherished books in the world, a work many consider the wisest book ever written. In his introduction, translator Brian Browne Walker says, "It is less a book than a living, breathing angel."

In his new translation, Walker stays close to the direct literal accuracy of the Chinese characters while producing a modern, exceptionally clear version that has the ring and voice of Lao Tzu, a man who may or may not have been a single individual. "I have come to think of Lao Tzu less as a man who once lived," Walker writes, "and more as a song that plays, eternal and abiding."

About the Author

Brian Browne Walker has been a student of Chinese and Taoist philosophy for many years now. He has translated the Hua Hu Ching and the I Ching and has written The Crazy Dog Guide to Lifetime Happiness and The Crazy Dog Guide to Happier Work. He lives with his daughter in Boulder, Colorado.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780312147440
Author:
Walker, Brian Browne
Author:
Tzu, Lao
Author:
Walker, Brian Browne
Author:
Lao-Tzu
Publisher:
Griffin
Location:
New York
Subject:
General
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
Comparative Religion
Subject:
Taoism
Subject:
Eastern
Subject:
I Ching
Subject:
General Fiction
Subject:
Religion Eastern-Taoism
Copyright:
Edition Number:
1
Edition Description:
Trade Paperback
Series Volume:
v. 14
Publication Date:
19961131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
112
Dimensions:
8.28 x 5.71 x 0.335 in

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