Miyamoto Musashi – The Book of Five Rings
Gorin no Sho: The Book of Five Rings by Miyamoto Musashi
Master of the sword, battlefield strategy, brush – Miyamoto Musashi, who lived in Japan during the 1600s, is one of the most famous Japanese warriors of all time. The Gorin no Sho (the Book of Five Rings), written just prior to Musashi’s death, is generally considered his greatest literary work, and one of the ‘must read’ texts on strategy.
Sun Tzu – The Art of War
This treatise on warfare, written over twenty-five centuries ago, is still considered one of the standard classics on strategy and warfare, and continues to exert an enormous influence in the modern age. Individuals from all backgrounds continue to find inspiration and valuable lessons from this timeless work.