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The unfettered mind : writings of the Zen master to the sword master

Author: 宗彭, ; Takuan Sōhō; William Scott Wilson
Publisher: Tokyo ; New York : Kodansha International ; New York, N.Y. : Distributed in the U.S. by Kodansha International/USA through Harper & Row, 1986.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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This work suggests that the philosophy and competitive strategy presented by the spiritual mentor to Musashi is as useful to modern corporate warriors as it was to 17th-century samurai.

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Genre/Form: Records and correspondence
Correspondence
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Takuan Sōhō, 1573-1645.
Unfettered mind.
Tokyo ; New York : Kodansha International ; New York, N.Y. : Distributed in the U.S. by Kodansha International/USA through Harper & Row, 1986
(OCoLC)988195408
Named Person: Takuan Sōhō; Takuan Sōhō
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: 宗彭, ; Takuan Sōhō; William Scott Wilson
ISBN: 0870117769 9780870117763 087011851X 9780870118517 4770013515 9784770013514
OCLC Number: 13524367
Notes: Translation of: Fudōchi shinmyōryoku, Reirōshū, and Taiaki.
Description: 103 pages ; 20 cm
Contents: Introduction --
The Mysterious record of immovable wisdom --
The clear sound of jewels --
Annals of the Sword Taia.
Other Titles: Works.
Responsibility: Takuan Sōhō ; trans. by William Scott Wilson.

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"All of the essays aim at helping the individual know himself and in helping him to embrace the art of life." -The Japan Times"Takuan's writing is light on sword-handling and heavy on the spiritual Read more...

 
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