By Miyamoto Musashi
Originally written over 350 years ago, this text on sword combat in feudal Japan is now recognized as one of the greatest books on strategy ever written.
Softcover. 95 pp.
- One of the most insightful texts on the subtle arts of confrontation and victory to emerge from Asian culture. Written not only for martial artists but for anyone who wants to apply the timeless principles of this text to their life.
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