The Book of Five Rings: A Classic Text on the Japanese Way of the Sword

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The Book of Five Rings is one of the most insightful texts on the subtle arts of confrontation and victory to emerge from Asian culture. Written not only for martial artists but for anyone who wants to apply the timeless principles of this text to their life, the book analyzes the process of struggle and mastery over conflict that underlies every level of human interaction. The Book of Five Rings was composed in 1643 by the famed duelist and undefeated samurai Miyamoto Musashi. Thomas Cleary's translation is ...

The Book of Five Rings: A Classic Text on the Japanese Way of the Sword 2005, Shambhala, Boston, MA

ISBN-13: 9781590302484

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