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June Recommended Reading

CHRONICLES OF TAO, THE SECRET LIFE OF A TAOIST MASTER by Deng Ming-Dao. Harper San Francisco, Publisher ISBN 0-06-250219-0 (Note: This is an abridged version of a three-volume set: THE WANDERING TAOIST (Book I), SEVEN BAMBOO TABLETS OF THE CLOUDY SATCHEL (Book II), and GATEWAY TO A VAST WORLD (Book III))

RIDING THE IRON ROOSTER by Paul Theroux, ISBN 0-399-13309-7

THREE KINGDOMS by Lo Kuan Chung, translated by Moss Roberts. A condensation of a great Chinese classic into a single volume. This tale of the fight for control of the disintegrating Han Empire features the exploits of General Kwan, Zhuge Liang, and Hua To.

MASTER CHENG'S THIRTEEN CHAPTERS ON T'AI CHI CH'UAN R by Cheng ManChing, translated by Douglas Wile. A compact, but wide ranging introduction to T'ai Chi.