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A vivid, multi-faceted portrait of feudal Japan and the legendary samurai who wrote the classic martial arts text The Book of Five Rings Born in 1584, Miyamoto Musashi was the legendary samurai known throughout the world as a master swordsman, spiritual seeker, and author of the classic book on strategy, The Book of Five Rings. The Lone Samurai is a landmark biography of Miyamoto Musashi, the legendary Japanese figure known throughout the world as a master swordsman, spiritual seeker, and author of The Book of Five Rings. ISBN: 4-7700-2801-6. The Book of Five Rings: A Graphic Novel [Wilson, Sean Michael, Musashi, Miyamoto, Kutsuwada, Chie, Wilson, William Scott] on Amazon.com. William Scott Wilson is the foremost translator into English of traditional Japanese texts on samurai culture. The Book of Five Rings by Miyamoto Musashi, William Scott Wilson & Shiro Tsujimura. Add to compare. William Scott Wilson's translation is faithful to the original seventeenth-century Japanese text while being wonderfully clear and readable. 0. He is also the author of The Lone Samurai, a biography of the legendary samurai Miyamoto Musashi, and The One Taste of Truth, on the history of tea and Zen. Along with The Art of War by Sun Tzu, The Book of Five Rings has long been regarded as an invaluable treatise on the strategy of winning. Audible provides the highest quality audio and narration. Hurry Up! The Thomas Cleary translation is the most widely available and has been reprinted multiple times. Praise “William Scott Wilson’s definitive 2004 biography, The Lone Samurai: The Life of Miyamoto Musashi stands out among English resources, not only for its meticulous historical accuracy, but also for the author’s expertise on samurai texts. ©1986, 2002 William Scott Wilson (P)2014 Audible Inc. 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