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Soul of the samurai

Author: 柳生, 宗矩(1571-1646) 沢庵(1573-1645) ; ; Thomas F Cleary; Munenori Yagyū; Takuan Sōhō
Publisher: North Clarendon, VT : Tuttle Pub., ©2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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From the author of "Code of the Samurai" comes this exploration of the key influence of Zen on the samurai's combat style, from its emphasis on detachment to the teaching to clear the mind and "be in  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Early works to 1800
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: 柳生, 宗矩(1571-1646) 沢庵(1573-1645) ; ; Thomas F Cleary; Munenori Yagyū; Takuan Sōhō
ISBN: 0804836906 9780804836906 9784805312919 4805312912 9780804848954 0804848955
OCLC Number: 60664253
Language Note: Translated from the Japanese.
Description: 156 pages ; 20 cm
Contents: Martial arts : the book of family traditions / by Yagyu Munenori (1571-1646) --
The inscrutable subtlety of immovable wisdom / by Takuan (1573-1645) / Tai-A : notes on the peerless sword / by Takuan (1573-1645).
Responsibility: [edited] by Thomas Cleary.
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."..includes translations of "The Book of the Sword", "The Inscrutable Subtlety of Immovable Wisdom" and "The Peerless Sword""--"Black Belt" magazine ..".includes translations of "The Book of the Read more...

 
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