The Book of five Rings : Slipcase EditionAsianArtMuseumStore
This classic text on samurai fighting skills delves into the mental processes and rigorous discipline which underpin this ancient art. Author Miyamoto Musashi is considered by many to have been one of the greatest swordsmen in history, a famous Japanese samurai whose performance in numerous duels became legendary. “Book of Five Rings” concerns the strategy, tactics and philosophy of his Niten Ichi Ryu style of swordsmanship, and it is still studied today as a blueprint for success. According to Time magazine, “On Wall Street, when Musashi talks, people listen.”
A fascinating book on strategy and discipline that was taken up by American businessmen as an instruction manual for outwitting the competition.
- Author: Miyamoto Musashi, Translator: Victor Harris
- Published: November 2018
- 160 pages, hardcover, slipcase
- 9 X 6 inches