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

Author: Takuan Sōhō
Publisher: Tokyo ; New York : Kodansha International ; New York, N.Y. : Distributed in the U.S. by Kodansha International/USA, 1987.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st pbk. 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
Named Person: Takuan Sōhō; Takuan Sōhō
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Takuan Sōhō
ISBN: 087011851X 9780870118517
OCLC Number: 20955779
Notes: Translation of: Fudōchi shinmyōryoku, Reirōshū, and Taiaki.
Description: 103 pages ; 19 cm
Contents: 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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