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The Book of Five Rings
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Hardcover
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from Editorial Benei Noaj (May 1, 2009); titled "Book of Five Rings"
9781607961192 | details & prices | List price $19.99
About: There are various Ways.
With Thomas Cleary (other contributor) | 1 edition from Shambhala Pubns (June 1, 2003)
9781590300404 | details & prices | 168 pages | 4.50 × 7.00 × 0.50 in. | 0.50 lbs | List price $18.95
About: The Book of Five Rings is one of the most insightful texts on the subtle arts of confrontation and victory to emerge from Asian culture.
With William Scott Wilson (other contributor) | from Kodansha Amer Inc (March 1, 2002)
9784770028013 | details & prices | 5.50 × 7.75 × 0.75 in. | 0.70 lbs | List price $19.00
About: Setting down his thoughts on swordplay, on winning, and on spirituality, legendary swordsman Miyamoto Musashi intended this modest work as a guide for his immediate disciples and future generations of samurai.
With Victor Harris (other contributor) | from Gramercy (June 1, 1992); titled "A Book of Five Rings"
9780517415283 | details & prices | 7.25 × 8.50 × 0.75 in. | 0.75 lbs | List price $9.99
About: Investigates the history and philosophy of this traditional form of Japanese swordfighting
Paperback
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from Createspace Independent Pub (March 27, 2016)
9781530765218 | details & prices | 62 pages | 6.00 × 9.00 × 0.14 in. | List price $6.99
About: The Book of Five Rings is a text on kenjutsu and the martial arts in general, written by the swordsman Miyamoto Musashi circa 1645.
from Createspace Independent Pub (December 4, 2015)
9781519671059 | details & prices | 32 pages | 6.00 × 9.00 × 0.08 in. | List price $5.99
About: "I have been many years training in the Way of strategy, called Ni Ten Ichi Ryu, and now I think I will explain it in writing for the first time.
from Createspace Independent Pub (October 30, 2014); titled "A Book of Five Rings"
9781503028708 | details & prices | 94 pages | 5.25 × 8.75 × 0.50 in. | 0.36 lbs | List price $5.44
About: This book makes you think about your movements, and style of fighting.
from Merchant Books (December 31, 2012)
9781603864947 | details & prices | 106 pages | 5.25 × 8.25 × 0.30 in. | 0.25 lbs | List price $3.99
About: An Unabridged Edition To Include: The Earth Scroll - The Water Scroll - The Fire Scroll - The Wind Scroll - The Scroll Of Emptiness - Preface and Notes
from Createspace Independent Pub (November 2, 2012); titled "A Book of Five Rings"
9781480268685 | details & prices | 46 pages | 6.00 × 9.00 × 0.11 in. | List price $6.99
About: In "A Book of Five Rings," Miyamoto Musashi takes the reader into a world filled to the brim with devotion, self-respect, discipline, honesty and purity of thought.
from Bnpublishing.Com (April 30, 2009); titled "A Book of Five Rings"
9781607961178 | details & prices | 63 pages | 6.00 × 8.75 × 0.25 in. | 0.25 lbs | List price $5.99
About: Title: The Book of Five Rings Binding: Paperback Author: MusashiMiyamoto Publisher: bnpublishing
from Wilder Pubns Ltd (May 30, 2008)
9781604593709 | details & prices | 96 pages | 5.00 × 8.00 × 0.25 in. | 0.25 lbs | List price $6.49
About: There are various Ways.
With Thomas Cleary (other contributor) | Reprint edition from Shambhala Pubns (January 1, 2005)
9781590302484 | details & prices | 166 pages | 4.25 × 6.75 × 0.50 in. | 0.20 lbs | List price $7.99
About: The Book of Five Rings is one of the most insightful texts on the subtle arts of confrontation and victory to emerge from Asian culture.
With Thomas Cleary (other contributor) | from Shambhala Pubns (December 1, 2000)
9781570627484 | details & prices | 114 pages | 5.75 × 9.00 × 0.50 in. | 0.50 lbs | List price $14.95
About: Explores the history, spiritual background, and philosophy of traditional Japanese martial arts, applying its principles to leadership, business strategy, and conflict resolution.
With Musashi Miyamoto, Thomas Cleary | Unabridged edition from Shambhala Pubns (April 1, 1994); titled "Book of Five Rings"
9780877739982 | details & prices | 3.00 × 4.50 × 0.50 in. | 0.20 lbs | List price $7.00
About: Here is one of the most insightful texts on the subtle arts of confrontation and victory to emerge from Asian culture.
With Thomas Cleary (other contributor) | from Random House Inc (April 1, 1993)
9780877738688 | details & prices | 6.00 × 9.00 × 0.50 in. | 0.55 lbs | List price $12.95
About: Investigates the history and philosophy of this traditional form of Japanese sword fighting
Reissue edition from Bantam Dell Pub Group (April 1, 1992)
9780553351705 | details & prices | 5.25 × 8.25 × 0.50 in. | 0.40 lbs | List price $15.00
About: Investigates the history and philosophy of this traditional form of Japanese sword fighting
from Overlook Pr (September 13, 1982); titled "A Book of Five Rings"
9780879511647 | details & prices | List price $8.95
About: In "A Book of Five Rings," Miyamoto Musashi takes the reader into a world filled to the brim with devotion, self-respect, discipline, honesty and purity of thought.
Reissue edition from Bantam Books (April 1, 1982); titled "A Book of Five Rings"
9780553270969 | details & prices | 4.25 × 7.00 × 0.50 in. | 0.15 lbs | List price $5.99
About: Investigates the history and philosophy of this traditional form of Japanese sword fighting
from Overlook Pr (March 1, 1982); titled "A Book of Five Rings"
9780879511531 | details & prices | 7.00 × 8.25 × 0.25 in. | 0.40 lbs | List price $14.95
About: Investigates the history and philosophy of this traditional form of Japanese swordfighting
Cassette/Spoken Word
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from St Martins Pr (November 1, 1990); titled "A Book of Five Rings"
9781559270885 | details & prices | 4.75 × 7.25 × 1.00 in. | 0.25 lbs | List price $10.95
About: This classic book of strategy is now available on cdMiyamoto Musashi was renowned in his own time as an invincible warrior, a master artisan, an author, and philosopher.