A book of five rings

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Overlook Press, Mar 1, 1982 - Business & Economics - 95 pages
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Few works of literature speak almost equally to the businessman, the philosopher, and the practitioner of the martial arts. Musashi's great classic, until now unknown in the West except by reputation, is one which speaks to all three. Famous for over 300 years, A Book of Five Rings is likely the most perceptive guide to strategy ever written. Book jacket.

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User Review  - SqueakyChu - LibraryThing

I found this vintage book (published May, 1982) in my Little Free Library and decided to read it because I've recently become interested in things Japanese. The book was written by a masterless ... Read full review

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User Review  - ladycato - LibraryThing

I read The Book of Five Rings when I was a teenager and don't remember much of the experience. Now I realize why. It's a very dry and sparse read by modern standards. I can't judge it beyond that; it ... Read full review


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