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Musashi: The Way of the Sword (Musashi #3)

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In a moment of swift and silent violence, Miyamoto Musashi spilled the best blood of the powerful House of Yoshioka. Now the Yoshiokas are fighting for their future, and Musashi must face his most difficult contest--in a battle that will change his life forever. Previously published by Harper & Row.
Mass Market Paperback, 330 pages
Published (first published December 31st 1989)
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Сергей Бережной
В предисловии к этой книге Эйдзи Есикаву сравнивают почему-то с Маргарет Митчелл. Это, видимо, одно из широко распространенных и принимаемых без дополнительных комментариев "литературных суждений" - поверхностных и лживых. Наш аналог: "Владимир Орлов - это Булгаков для бедных". На самом же деле передать впечатление от романа Эйдзи Есикавы через выстраивание аналогий с европейской или американской литературой довольно сложно. Это исторический и авантюрный роман - пожалуй, так можно определить ...more
Podemos considerarlo como un final “correcto” para la saga. El libro da demasiadas vueltas al principio, pero cuando se centra en el último arco, acaba con gracia. Los personajes evolucionan coherentemente, a pesar de que Jotaro/Iori se parecen demasiado para mi gusto. Asimismo, se lee muy fácil, manteniendo el lirismo que ha caracterizado a los libros anteriores. Aunque seguro gustará a los ánimos de aventuras de capa y espada, sigue siendo inferior a la primera parte (pero a grandes rasgos, ...more
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Jul 19, 2016 Brian Lewis rated it it was amazing
Another fantastic addition to the series. I really cannot find any flaw to the book, or the series in general. The ending to the book made me immediately begin the next in the series.

The Charles S. Terry translation is a beautiful thing to experience for both the casual reader and a student of foreign language.
Christian Lopez
Feb 12, 2016 Christian Lopez rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
La batalla más esperada durante el curso de estos tres volúmenes escrita en solo tres páginas. Yo quería más!!! lloro... Aún así el libro es fenomenal.
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Pen-name of Yoshikawa Hidetsugu. Yoshikawa is well-known for his work as a Japanese historical fiction novelist, and a number of re-makes have been spawned off his work.

In 1960, he received the Order of Cultural Merit.
Eiji Yoshikawa (吉川 英治, August 11, 1892 – September 7, 1962) was a Japanese historical novelist. Among his best-known novels, most are revisions of older classics. He was mainly influ
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