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Classics of Strategy and Counsel, Volume 1: The Collected Translations of Thomas Cleary by Thomas ClearyVolume 1
Classics of Strategy and Counsel, Volume 2: The Collected Translations of Thomas Cleary by Thomas ClearyVolume 2
Classics of Strategy and Counsel, Volume 3: The Collected Translations of Thomas Cleary by Thomas ClearyVolume 3

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  1. The Taoist Classics: The Collected Translations of Thomas Cleary (volume 1) : Tao te Ching; Chuang-tzu; Wen-tzu; Book of Leadership and Strategy; Sex, Health and Long Life by Thomas Cleary (1999)
  2. The Zen Way to Martial Arts: A Japanese Master Reveals the Secrets of the Samurai by Taisen Deshimaru (1982)
  3. Sun Pin: The Art of Warfare by Sun Pin (1995)
  4. The Unfettered Mind: Writings of the Zen Master to the Sword Master by Takuan Soho (1986)
  5. The Art of War by Sun Tzu (1963)
  6. Wen-Tzu (Shambhala Dragon Editions) by Lao Tzu (1992)
  7. Musashi's Book of Five Rings: The Definitive Interpretation of Miyamoto Musashi's Classic Book of Strategy by Stephen F. Kaufman (1994)
  8. The Life-Giving Sword: The Secret Teachings From the House of the Shogun (The Way of the Warrior Series) by Yagyu Munenori (2003)
  9. The Way Of The Spiritual Warrior by Paul Brecher (1998)
  10. Scholar Warrior: An Introduction to the Tao in Everyday Life by Ming-Dao Deng (1990)
  11. The Warrior's Path: Wisdom from Contemporary Martial Arts Masters by James Sidney (2003)
  12. Mastering the Art of War by Liang Zhuge (1989)
  13. Clouds in the West: Lessons from the Martial Arts of Japan by Dave Lowry (2004)
  14. The Great Stillness: The Water Method of Taoist Meditation Series, Vol. 2 by Bruce Frantzis (1999)
  15. The Book of Five Rings by Musashi Miyamoto (1974)

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What isn't a series?

Series was designed to cover groups of books generally understood as such (see Wikipedia: Book series). Like many concepts in the book world, "series" is a somewhat fluid and contested notion. A good rule of thumb is that series have a conventional name and are intentional creations, on the part of the author or publisher. For now, avoid forcing the issue with mere "lists" of works possessing an arbitrary shared characteristic, such as relating to a particular place. Avoid series that cross authors, unless the authors were or became aware of the series identification (eg., avoid lumping Jane Austen with her continuators).

Also avoid publisher series, unless the publisher has a true monopoly over the "works" in question. So, the Dummies guides are a series of works. But the Loeb Classical Library is a series of editions, not of works.

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