Bushido: The Soul of Japan

Bushido: The Soul of Japan

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by Inazo Nitobe
     
 

Literally translated as "military knight's ways" or "precepts of knighthood," Bushido embodies the maxims of educational training governing thesamurai, or warrior class, of Japan.

In Bushido, Nitobe, a Japanese philosopher writing in eloquent English, explains the origin and sources of bushido, exploring how bushido permeates both ancient and modern Japanese

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Literally translated as "military knight's ways" or "precepts of knighthood," Bushido embodies the maxims of educational training governing thesamurai, or warrior class, of Japan.

In Bushido, Nitobe, a Japanese philosopher writing in eloquent English, explains the origin and sources of bushido, exploring how bushido permeates both ancient and modern Japanese culture as the basis of the morals, ethics, and etiquette of Japan. This classic little book is essential to an understanding of the soul of Japan.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781406549591
Publisher:
Dodo Press
Publication date:
08/28/2007
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
96
Sales rank:
1,279,784
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.23(d)
Age Range:
1 - 17 Years

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