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The pocket samurai

William Scott Wilson

The pocket samurai

by William Scott Wilson

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Samurai,
  • Early works to 1800,
  • Conduct of life,
  • Bushido,
  • Military art and science,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementtranslated and edited by William Scott Wilson
    ContributionsYamamoto, Tsunetomo, 1659-1719
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBJ971.B8 P63 2015
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 341 pages
    Number of Pages341
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27190335M
    ISBN 101611802164
    ISBN 109781611802160
    LC Control Number2014042270
    OCLC/WorldCa900665539

    Samurai were the dominant group in Japan, and the masterless samurai, the ronin, were a serious social problem. Under the Tokugawa shogunate (–), the samurai were removed from direct control of the villages, moved into the domain castle towns, and given government stipends. They were encouraged to take up bureaucratic posts. (1) 1 product ratings - Samurai Warlords: The Book of the Daimyo by Stephen Turnbull (, Paperback).

    the Samurai Warrior Th e warrior culture of the Japanese samurai caste, emerging from centuries of civil war and martial law, produced a complex blend of philosophy and self-discipline now called Bushido, the Way of the Warrior. Th is name is a combination of terms for samurai train-ing systems coined in the 17th century, when the third dynasty of. I received this ARC copy of Owl and the Electric Samurai from Gallery, Threshold, Pocket Books - Pocket Star. More Books by Kristi Charish See All. Owl and the Japanese Circus. Owl and the City of Angels. Owl and the Tiger Thieves. The Voodoo Killings. Lipstick Voodoo. Voodoo Shanghai.

      The Pocket Samurai contains the essential writings of the era by the most esteemed samurai and philosophers of the age, including the iconic Miyamoto Musashi, author of The Book of Five Rings; Yamamoto Tsunetomo, author of Hagakure, the best-known explication of the samurai code; Takuan Soho, the Zen priest and adviser to samurai; Yagyu. Bushido: The Samurai Code of Japan is the most influential book ever written on the Japanese "Way of the Warrior." A classic study of Japanese culture, the book outlines the moral code of the Samurai way of living and the virtues every Samurai warrior holds dear. It .


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The Pocket Samurai contains the essential writings of the era by the most esteemed samurai and philosophers of the age, including the iconic Miyamoto Musashi, author of The Book of Five Rings; Yamamoto Tsunetomo, author of Hagakure, the best-known explication of the samurai code; Takuan Soho, the Zen priest and adviser to samurai; Yagyu Munenori, whose The Life-Giving 5/5(10).

The Pocket Samurai contains the essential writings of the era by the most esteemed samurai and philosophers of the age, including the iconic Miyamoto Musashi, author of The Book of Five Rings; Yamamoto Tsunetomo, author of Hagakure, the best-known explication of the samurai code; Takuan Soho, the Zen priest and adviser to samurai; Yagyu Munenori, whose The Life-Giving Sword /5.

The Pocket Samurai contains the essential writings of the era by the most esteemed samurai and philosophers of the age, including the iconic Miyamoto Musashi, author of The Book of Five Rings; Yamamoto Tsunetomo, author of Hagakure, the best-known explication of the samurai code; Takuan Soho, the Zen priest and adviser to samurai; Yagyu Munenori, whose The Life-Giving Author: William Scott Wilson.

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The Pocket Samurai contains the essential writings of the era by the most esteemed samurai and philosophers of the age, including the iconic Miyamoto Musashi, author of The Book of Five Rings; Yamamoto Tsunetomo, author of Hagakure, the best-known explication of the samurai code; Takuan Soho, a Zen priest and adviser to samurai; Yamaoka Tesshu.

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The Pocket Samurai contains the essential writings of the era by the most esteemed samurai and philosophers of the age, including the iconic Miyamoto Musashi, author of The Book of Five Rings; Yamamoto Tsunetomo, author of Hagakure, the best-known explication of the samurai code; Takuan Soho, a Zen priest and adviser to samurai; Yamaoka Tesshu, a master swordsman whose colorful life.

About The Pocket Samurai Selected writings from the most influential texts of the samurai era—in a pocket-size edition. The samurai of Japan, who were the country’s military elite from medieval times to the end of the nineteenth century, were synonmous with valor, honor, and martial arts prowess.

The Pocket Samurai contains the essential writings of the era by the most esteemed samurai and philosophers of the age, including the iconic Miyamoto Musashi, author of The Book of Five Rings; Yamamoto Tsunetomo, author of Hagakure, the best-known explication of the samurai code; Takuan Soho, a Zen priest and adviser to samurai; Yamaoka Tesshu Brand: Shambhala.

This book is part of the Shambhala Pocket Library series. The Shambhala Pocket Library is a collection of short, portable teachings from notable figures across religious traditions and classic texts.

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The Pocket Samurai edited and translated by William Scott English | J | ISBN: | EPUB | pages | MB. Living and dying with bravery and honor is at the heart of Hagakure, a series of over 1, short texts written by eighteenth-century samurai Yamamoto texts illuminate the classic Japanese concept of bushido (the Way of the Warrior), which dictated how samurai were expected to behave, conduct themselves, live, and die.

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