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Tao Te Ching: A New Translation

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 14, 2011

    Highly recommended read for anyone interested on the subject.

    How I came to know or why I purchased this book does not matter. What I can appreciate about the Tao Te Ching is that much of it is up to you to come to a conclusion... on your own. You can read this book and never truthfully understand it if you are expecting something out of it. The numerous translations of the Tao Te Ching is irrelevant, look for the truth in yourself when reading any translation of the Tao Te Ching and you will know what it is about.

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 6, 2010

    Two Stars is Generous

    I have several copies of the Tao Te Ching; this one is my least favorite. Perhaps an academic would disagree, telling me how accurate the text is, true to the original, and all of that...But it's boring, uninspired, not poetic, not worth a second reading, and certainly not worth the money I paid for it.

    1 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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