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Product Description: This samurai strategy books is the first widely available English translation of Yamamoto Kansuke's classic treatise on strategy and tactics.Secrets of the Japanese Art of Warfare is Thomas Cleary's translation of the seminal writings attributed to Yamamoto Kansuke on Japanese martial arts and military service...read more

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9780804847834 | Tuttle Pub, September 13, 2016, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: This samurai strategy books is the first widely available English translation of Yamamoto Kansuke's classic treatise on strategy and tactics.

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Product Description: A sample of the up-and-coming Ident TV series...a brand new comic strip from the quirky artist Thomas Cleary.

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9781511779999 | 4th edition (Createspace Independent Pub, April 22, 2015), cover price $10.00 | About this edition: A sample of the up-and-coming Ident TV series.

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Product Description: Unlocking the secrets of Tantra--one of the most alluring forms of BuddhismOften misunderstood, Tantrism focuses on a particular style of meditation and ritual. Having far more to do with the sacred than the sexual, Tantric Buddhism is believed to have originated around the 5th Century AD in the rich cultural basin of Bengal and spread throughout the Asian world...read more
By Thomas Cleary (trans)

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9781578635689 | Red Wheel/Weiser, February 1, 2015, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: Unlocking the secrets of Tantra--one of the most alluring forms of BuddhismOften misunderstood, Tantrism focuses on a particular style of meditation and ritual.

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Product Description: El I Ching es el mas antiguo y profundo de los textos clasicos chinos y ha sido venerado durante mas de 3.000 anos como oraculo y compendio de sabiduria. Esta considerado como el antepasado de toda la filosofia china, y es la fuente primordial del misticismo del Tao Te King, de la estrategia del Arte de la Guerra y del humanismo de Confucio, que anoto con sus comentarios el texto...read more

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9788476406663 | Edaf Antillas, October 30, 2014, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: El I Ching es el mas antiguo y profundo de los textos clasicos chinos y ha sido venerado durante mas de 3.

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Product Description: The Art of War refers to competition and conflict in general, on every level possible from the interpersonal to worldwide. It provides the information necessary to understand the psychology and other aspects of conflict. This prominent book is still considered to be profoundly influential for individuals today...read more

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9788441433281, titled "El arte de la estratégia / The Human Element: Lecciones De Negociacion Basadas En La Antigua Sabiduria China" | Edaf Antillas, October 30, 2014, cover price $21.95 | About this edition: The Art of War refers to competition and conflict in general, on every level possible from the interpersonal to worldwide.

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Product Description: One of the best known translators of the wisdom of Asia, Thomas Cleary now adds a new book to his samurai canon with Samurai Wisdom, new translations of five classic works on bushido. His previous works, Code of the Samurai and Soul of the Samurai, focused on the practical aspects and the more spiritual, Zen side of the samurai, respectively...read more

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9780804840088 | Tuttle Pub, April 10, 2009, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: One of the best known translators of the wisdom of Asia, Thomas Cleary now adds a new book to his samurai canon with Samurai Wisdom, new translations of five classic works on bushido.

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Product Description: In Soul of the Samurai bestselling author and respected translator Thomas Cleary reveals the true essence of the Bushido code according to 17th-century Japanese samurai master Yagyu Munenori and his Zen teacher Takuan Soho.The three works of Zen Bushido translated in Soul of the Samurai are:The Book of the Sword by Yagyu Munenori The Inscrutable Subtlety of Immovable Wisdom by Takuan Soho The Peerless Sword by Takuan SohoYagyu was a renowned swordsman and chief of the Shogun's secret police, while Takuan was the Zen spiritual mentor to the Emperor...read more

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9780804836906 | Tuttle Pub, October 15, 2005, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Soul of the Samurai contains modern translations of three classic works of Zen & BushidoIn Soul of the Samurai bestselling author and respected translator Thomas Cleary reveals the true essence of the Bushido code or Zen warrior teachings according to 17th-century Japanese samurai master Yagyu Munenori and his Zen teacher Takuan Soho.

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9784805312919 | Reprint edition (Tuttle Pub, March 11, 2014), cover price $9.95 | About this edition: In Soul of the Samurai bestselling author and respected translator Thomas Cleary reveals the true essence of the Bushido code according to 17th-century Japanese samurai master Yagyu Munenori and his Zen teacher Takuan Soho.

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Product Description: Recopilado más de dos mil años atrás por un misterioso guerrero filósofo, El arte de la guerra sigue siendo, quizás, hoy en día, el libro de estrategia más prestigioso e influyente del mundo, estudiado en Asia por políticos modernos y ejecutivos con el mismo entusiasmo con el que fuera consultado en tiempos antiguos por jefes militares...read more
By Thomas Cleary (trans)

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9781611800227 | Shambhala Pubns, September 11, 2012, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Recopilado más de dos mil años atrás por un misterioso guerrero filósofo, El arte de la guerra sigue siendo, quizás, hoy en día, el libro de estrategia más prestigioso e influyente del mundo, estudiado en Asia por políticos modernos y ejecutivos con el mismo entusiasmo con el que fuera consultado en tiempos antiguos por jefes militares.

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Product Description: From the time of its earliest sages in prehistoric China, Taoism has looked to the underlying Way of all things (the Tao) as a guide to thoughts and actions. For the Taoists, the patterns of nature revealed the answers to their deepest spiritual questions and provided the inspiration for their unique teachings...read more
By Thomas Cleary (trans)

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9781590309506 | Reprint edition (Shambhala Pubns, June 12, 2012), cover price $14.00 | About this edition: From the time of its earliest sages in prehistoric China, Taoism has looked to the underlying Way of all things (the Tao) as a guide to thoughts and actions.

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Product Description: Founded by Bodhidharma centuries ago in China, Zen and its teachings have since spread widely, exerting a tremendous cultural influence not only across Asia, but also the modern West. To this day, Zen inspires young and old, from all walks of life, to see the world with fresh eyes—beyond our usual assumptions and prejudices...read more
By Thomas Cleary (compiler)

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9781590309469 | Original edition (Shambhala Pubns, February 14, 2012), cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Founded by Bodhidharma centuries ago in China, Zen and its teachings have since spread widely, exerting a tremendous cultural influence not only across Asia, but also the modern West.

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La versión de Thomas Cleary de El arte de la guerra, libro de dos mil años de antigüedad, saca a la luz uno de los más importantes textos clásicos chinos, en el que, a pesar del tiempo transcurrido, ninguna de sus máximas ha quedado anticuada, ni hay un solo consejo que hoy no sea útil.

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9788441417557 | Circulo De Lectores, March 7, 2006, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: La versión de Thomas Cleary de El arte de la guerra, libro de dos mil años de antigüedad, saca a la luz uno de los más importantes textos clásicos chinos, en el que, a pesar del tiempo transcurrido, ninguna de sus máximas ha quedado anticuada, ni hay un solo consejo que hoy no sea útil.

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9788498793321 | 8 edition (Trotta Editorial S A, January 1, 2012), cover price $20.60 | also contains El Arte de la guerra/ The Art of War, El arte de la guerra/ The art of war

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Product Description: Some types of meditation are aimed at promoting a sense of confidence and well-being in everyday life, while other types focus on producing altered states of consciousness, transcending the world, or developing skills for serving other people...read more
By Thomas Cleary (trans)

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9781590306857 | Shambhala Pubns, February 10, 2009, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: Some types of meditation are aimed at promoting a sense of confidence and well-being in everyday life, while other types focus on producing altered states of consciousness, transcending the world, or developing skills for serving other people.

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Product Description: Including translations of Yagyu Munenori's Book of the Sword and Takuan Soho's Inscrutable Subtlety of Immovable Wisdom and The Peerless Sword, the teachings in this spiritual guide represent the recording and codification of these 17th-century beliefs...read more

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9788472456341 | Italian edition edition (Karios Editorial Sa, October 28, 2007), cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Including translations of Yagyu Munenori's Book of the Sword and Takuan Soho's Inscrutable Subtlety of Immovable Wisdom and The Peerless Sword, the teachings in this spiritual guide represent the recording and codification of these 17th-century beliefs.

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Product Description: This guide to enlightened conduct for people in positions of authority is based on the teachings of several great Zen masters of China. Drawing on private records, letters, and long-lost documents of the Song dynasty (tenth to thirteenth century), the book consists of short excerpts written in a language that is accessible to readers without any background in Eastern philosophy...read more
By Thomas Cleary (trans)

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9780877738930 | Shambhala Pubns, September 1, 1993, cover price $7.00 | About this edition: This guide to enlightened conduct for people in positions of authority is based on the teachings of several great Zen masters of China.
9780877734468 | 1 edition (Shambhala Pubns, June 1, 1989), cover price $14.00 | About this edition: Gathers the political, social, and psychological teachings of Chinese Zen masters from the tenth to the thirteenth centuries

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9780877735595 | Shambhala Pubns, July 1, 1990, cover price $11.00 | About this edition: Zen Lessons Translated by Thomas Cleary The great Ch’an (Zen) masters of China – Mingjiao, Dajiao, Yuantong Na, Fushan Yuan, and others – brought to light by the eminent Buddhist translator and scholar Thomas Cleary.

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Product Description: Dominated by warriors for hundreds of years, over time Japan adapted the ancient philosophies of the East to the realities of warfare and military training, producing the demanding discipline of Bushido, the Way of the Warrior. As a ruling class wielding both civil and military power, the samurai sought to reconcile these roles by advocating an ethic of austerity, vigilance, self-control, service, and sacrifice...read more

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9781425741143 | Xlibris Corp, December 31, 2006, cover price $31.99

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9781425741136 | Xlibris Corp, December 31, 2006, cover price $21.99 | About this edition: Dominated by warriors for hundreds of years, over time Japan adapted the ancient philosophies of the East to the realities of warfare and military training, producing the demanding discipline of Bushido, the Way of the Warrior.

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A classic on martial arts strategy and confrontation originally written in 1643 is enhanced by fifty-four full-color illustrations from Japanese sources, including battle scenes, reproductions of fine samurai swords and armor, and art from the Zen tradition.

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9780834805651 | Weatherhill, October 10, 2006, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: A classic on martial arts strategy and confrontation originally written in 1643 is enhanced by fifty-four full-color illustrations from Japanese sources, including battle scenes, reproductions of fine samurai swords and armor, and art from the Zen tradition.

Presents an illustrated version of the ancient Chinese classic of philosophy and diviniation.

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9788441417038 | Ill tra edition (Edaf Antillas, November 30, 2005), cover price $41.99 | About this edition: Presents an illustrated version of the ancient Chinese classic of philosophy and diviniation.

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Product Description: Composed by two prominent statesmen-generals of classical China, this book develops the strategies of Sun Tzu's classic, The Art of War , into a complete handbook of organization and leadership. The great leaders of ancient China who were trained in Sun Tzu's principles understood how war is waged successfully, both materially and mentally, and how victory and defeat follow clear social, psychological, and environmental laws...read more

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9781590302644 | Shambhala Pubns, August 9, 2005, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Composed by two prominent statesmen-generals of classical China, this book develops the strategies of Sun Tzu's classic, The Art of War , into a complete handbook of organization and leadership.

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This translation of Shoyo Roku with commentaries is a companion to The Blue Cliff Record. Reprint.
By Thomas Cleary (trans)

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9781590302491 | Reprint edition (Shambhala Pubns, March 8, 2005), cover price $34.95 | About this edition: This translation of Shoyo Roku with commentaries is a companion to The Blue Cliff Record.

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Presents a collection of poetry by women poets from China's Tang dynasty.
By Bannie Chow (editor) and Thomas Cleary (trans)

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9781586540258 | Story Line Pr, January 1, 2004, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: Presents a collection of poetry by women poets from China's Tang dynasty.

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Product Description: The Book of Balance and Harmony is a renowned anthology of writing by a thirteenth-century master of the Complete Reality School of Taoism, a movement begun around the turn of the first millennium CE whose aim was a return to the purity of Taoism's original principles and practices...read more
By Thomas Cleary (trans) and Daochun Li

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9781590300770 | Shambhala Pubns, November 1, 2003, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: The Book of Balance and Harmony is a renowned anthology of writing by a thirteenth-century master of the Complete Reality School of Taoism, a movement begun around the turn of the first millennium CE whose aim was a return to the purity of Taoism's original principles and practices.

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Product Description: This collection of translated texts includes:    •  Tao Te Ching: Cleary's original translations of the great classic of Taoism, accompanied by his commentary illuminating the text and its context.    •  Chuang-tzu: The "Inner Teachings" of a widely influential compendium of wisdom stories, fables, and anecdotes...read more

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9781570629051 | Shambhala Pubns, February 1, 2003, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: This collection of translated texts includes:    •  Tao Te Ching: Cleary's original translations of the great classic of Taoism, accompanied by his commentary illuminating the text and its context.

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Product Description: This collection of translated texts includes:    •  Understanding Reality: A Taoist Alchemical Classic: A tenth-century text on the principles of inner alchemy.    •  The Inner Teachings of Taoism: The essentials of self-transformation according to the Complete Reality School of Taoism, with commentary by Liu I-ming...read more

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9781570629068 | Shambhala Pubns, February 1, 2003, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: This collection of translated texts includes:    •  Understanding Reality: A Taoist Alchemical Classic: A tenth-century text on the principles of inner alchemy.

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Product Description: This collection of translated texts includes:    •  Vitality, Energy, Spirit: A Taoist Sourcebook: An extraordinarily rich and diverse collection of Taoist writings from the fifth century BCE to modern times.    •  The Secret of the Golden Flower: The Classic Chinese Book of Life: Essentially a practical guide to the integration of personality—hailed by C...read more

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9781570629075 | Shambhala Pubns, February 1, 2003, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: This collection of translated texts includes:    •  Vitality, Energy, Spirit: A Taoist Sourcebook: An extraordinarily rich and diverse collection of Taoist writings from the fifth century BCE to modern times.

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Product Description: This collection of Taoist texts includes:    •  The Taoist I Ching: The classic "Book of Change" illuminated by the commentary of the eighteenth- and nineteenth-century Taoist adept Liu I-ming. The first part of the book is the text of I Ching proper with Liu's commentary...read more

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9781570629082 | Shambhala Pubns, February 1, 2003, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: This collection of Taoist texts includes:    •  The Taoist I Ching: The classic "Book of Change" illuminated by the commentary of the eighteenth- and nineteenth-century Taoist adept Liu I-ming.

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