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Books by Alex Kerr

Finding the Heart Sutra

An introduction to the essential Buddhist text from the author of Lost Japan

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Lost Japan

Once Japan was a place of primeval forest and pristine mountains. In recent decades, this ancient world has almost been destroyed. Alex Kerr's evocative, prize-winning Lost Japan ranges over Kabuki theatre, tea ceremonies, art, landscape, financial bubbles and his own childhood in Japan to explore a vanishing culture. 

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