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The Sage's Tao Te Ching; Ancient Advice for the Second Half of Lifeby William Martin
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What version or edition is this?
This is the 10th edition with a publication date of 8/17/2010.
What is included with this book?
The tenth anniversary edition of William Martin#xE2;#xAC;"s free-verse interpretation of the Tao Te Ching, written expressly for those coming into the fullness of their wisdom Lao Tzu#xE2;#xAC;"s Tao Te Ching, one of the world#xE2;#xAC;"s most widely read books of wisdom, reminds its readers that the sage has been venerated in China for thousands of years. In this free-verse interpretation of the Tao, William Martin subtly and powerfully captures the complex emotions connected with growing older. He encourages today#xE2;#xAC;"s sages to recognize their inestimable worth in a youth-centric world that often goes astray: #xE2;#xAC;SWill I be able to harvest my life in compassion and love for the world? Will I find in my own heart the wisdom for which I long? This question trumps all others for me. I suspect it is the same for you.#xE2;#xAC;
William Martin has been a student of the Tao for 25 years. The author of numerous other Tao-inspired books, he conducts workshops and seminars at The Still Point Center for Taoist/Zen Practice, which he runs with his wife Nancy in Chico, California.