LaoTzu's classic. Various good translations are available. I quite like RedPine's one.


SunTzu's classic on strategy. Still looked at by modern students of military strategy. ThomasCleary does a good translation, LionelGiles did amongst the earliest, and his version is public domain.


LoAnnImackerFoe is the most common translation of these short treatises on what the ideal of TaiChiChuan is.