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The Book of Five Rings for Executives

Musashi"s Classic Book of Competitive Tactics

by Donald G. Krause

  • 176 Want to read
  • 18 Currently reading

Published by Nicholas Brealey Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Management & management techniques,
  • Management - General,
  • Corporate & Business History - Strategies,
  • Business & Economics,
  • Business / Economics / Finance,
  • Sports & Recreation,
  • Business/Economics,
  • Martial Arts & Self-Defense,
  • Entrepreneurship,
  • Leadership,
  • Business,
  • Strategic Planning

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages168
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9340531M
    ISBN 101857881338
    ISBN 109781857881332

      I believe I read somewhere that there were about five (English) translations of Musashi's 'Book of Five Rings'. I have read the Kaufman () and V. Harris versions. Would appreciate recommendations on other versions, or best to read. Thank you. _____. The Book of Five Rings (五輪書 Go Rin No Sho) is a text on kenjutsu and the martial arts in general, written by the swordsman Miyamoto Musashi circa There have been various translations made over the years, and it enjoys an audience considerably broader than only that of martial artists: for instance, some business leaders find its discussion of conflict and taking the advantage to be.

      The Book of Five Rings (五輪書 Go Rin no Sho) is a text on kenjutsu and the martial arts in general, written by the Japanese swordsman Miyamoto . The Book of Five Rings is an interesting text on strategy written by Japanese swordsman Miyamoto Musashi. The book describes *the way* which is broken down into five separate components: Earth (timing) Water (balance/flexibility) Fire (methods) Wind (knowledge of self & opponent) Void (the unseen/human nature).

    The Complete Book of Five Rings is an authoritative version of Musashi's classic The Book of Five Rings, translated and annotated by a modern martial arts master, Kenji Tokitsu. Tokitsu has spent most of his life researching the legendary samurai swordsman and his works, and in this book he illuminates this seminal text, along with several.   A major reason for the lasting importance of Musashi Miyamoto—the historical figure played by Toshiro Mifune in The Samurai Trilogy—in Japanese and world culture is his work The Book of Five Rings, a seventeenth-century treatise on the wandering samurai’s principles of swordplay and spirituality that is still widely read , William Scott Wilson, historian and translator of The.


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