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Note: While there are good reasons for including a section on Mahayana Buddhism here, I elected to keep all books about Buddhism together, on the Indian page. -- Jessica
"In a clear and crisp voice, Hoff explains the central tenets of Taoism and further illustrates them with familiar excerpts from The House at Pooh Corner stories (1923), Chinese proverbs, maxims, and tales from Lao Tzu and others. The result is at once thought-provoking and charming."--Library Journal
"seeks to define the major terms, symbols, devotional activities, figures, and places vital to Shinto practice, whose lack of doctrine and tendency toward religious blending has made consistent explanation difficult."--Library Journal