The Art of Attainment (Hardcover)

Quotations from Chinese Wisdom

By Yang Tianwen (Compiled by), Tony Blishen (Translator)

Reader's Digest Association, 9781602201347, 108pp.

Publication Date: October 10, 2011

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About the Author

Tony Blishen is a retired British diplomat who studied Chinese and Japanese at the School of Oriental and African Studies in London and at the Deng Zhiang College of Chinese in Hong Kong. He was British Consul in Beijing for three years from 1965 to 1967 and later Counselor of the British Embassy in Tokyo. Two of his sons were born in China and his daughter has been an aid worker in Cambodia, Thailand, Bangla Desh and India.