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Confucius : a biography

Author: Jonathan Clements
Publisher: Stroud, Gloucestershire : Sutton Pub., 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Confucius is often misunderstood outside China. His sayings are frequently repeated out of context, with little attention paid to the conditions that shaped his view of the universe. Using new translations this book reveals many unexpected sides of the venerable philosopher - his younger years, his interaction with his pupils, his feuds with his enemies and even his biting wit. It also shows the way that his life  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Confucius.; Confucius.
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jonathan Clements
ISBN: 9780750947756 0750947756
OCLC Number: 173499232
Notes: Originally published: 2004.
Description: xxii, 139 pages : illustrations, map ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Jonathan Clements.

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