Miyamoto Musashi (c. 1584-1645)

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List of Works
[A Book of Five Rings]

A Book of Five Rings (Go Rin No Sho) (1645)
  • HTML (Single page, 109 KB) at Best Judo (Translated by Victor Harris)
  • Spanish PDF at Oshogulaab (Translator unknown)
  • Spanish HTML (3 pages, indexed, incomplete - in progress), El Libro de los Cinco Anillos at Gorinkai (Translated by Antonio Rivas)
  • Portuguese PDF, O Livro de Cinco Anéis at Karate Kyokushin Viana Do Castelo (Translated by Fernando Barcellos Ximenes)

    Available at Amazon.Com:
  • Paperback edition, translated by Thomas Cleary (Shambhala, 2000, 144 pg).
  • Paperback edition, translator unknown (Bantam Doubleday, 1992, 116 pg).
  • Audio Cassette edition, read by Stanley R. Ross (Audio Renaissance, 1990).
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