Jean Levi A director of research at the National Center of Scientific Research in France, he has written a number of books on Confucius, Chuang Tzu, and Taoist philosophy as well as a series of historical novels set in ancient China, including The Chinese Emperor , which won the Goncourt Prize for historical fiction.

Books (In English) order of publication:

The Chinese Emperor1984
The Dream of Confucius1990
The Complete Tao Te Ching with the Four Canons of the Yellow Emperor2011