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Lao Tzu: Tao Te Ching: A Book about the Way and the Power of the Way

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Lao Tzu: Tao Te Ching: A Book about the Way and the Power of the Way

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A rich, poetic, and socially relevant version of the great spiritual and philosophical classic of Taoism from one of America's leading literary figures.

In this landmark modern-day rendition of the ancient Taoist classic, Ursula K. Le Guin presents Lao Tzu’s time-honored and astonishingly powerful philosophy like never before. Drawing on a lifetime of contemplation and including extensive personal commentary throughout, she offers an unparalleled window into the text’s awe-inspiring, immediately relatable teachings and their inestimable value for our troubled world.

Ursula K. Le Guin (1929–2018) is an internationally celebrated author of more than fifty books of fiction, poetry, and essays, including The Left Hand of Darkness, Always Coming Home, and the Earthsea Cycle series. Her numerous literary awards include six Nebula Awards, seven Hugo Awards, the Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America Grand Master Award, and the National Book Foundation Medal for Distinguished Contribution to American Letters.

ISBN: 9781611807240

ISBN-10: 9781611807240

Publisher: Shambhala

Publication Date: 05/14/2019 - 12:00am

On Sale: 05/14/2019 - 12:00am

Pages: 136

Language: English

Categories

Religion / Taoism

Philosophy / Taoist

Poetry / Asian / Chinese