The Art of the Samurai: Yamamoto Tsunetomo's Hagakure, the New Illustrated Edition of the Classic Japanese Warrior Code

Duncan Baird Publishers (2008)
Death in the life of the samurai -- An introduction to Yamamoto Tunetomo's Hagakure -- The Hagakure -- A leisurely chat in the evening shadows -- A samurai must devote his heart firmly to bushidō -- Hardship is a beneficial experience -- There is nothing as deep as giri -- Close your eyes and think of your lord -- Death is a punishment not meted out lightly -- Even if it contains poison, what's the big deal? -- Naritomi Hyōgo's words about achieving victory -- The quarrel (kenka) of Araki Kuzaemon -- You are weaker than you look -- "Victory or defeat is a trivial matter" -- Military strategies.
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Call number BJ971.B8.Y3313 2008
ISBN(s) 9781844837205
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