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Basic Writings Of Mo Tzu, Hsun Tzu, and Han Fei Tzu by Watson, Burton

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Interesting expression of the Mohist school which preached brotherly love and the simple life justly criticizing Confucian spending on ritualsbut also practiced defensive war. We will send you an SMS containing a verification code.

Hsun Tzu : Basic Writings

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Translations from the Oriental Classics: Hsün Tzu : Basic Writings by Hsun Tzu (1963, Paperback)

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