In the tradition of The Art of War
and The Book of Five Rings
, Stephen Kaufman's The Shogun's Scroll
offers timeless advice on success in war and life. Written in the voice of Hidetomo Nakadai, a late twelfth century scholar and servant in the court of Minamoto Yoritomo—the first shogun of Japan and one of the world's most ruthless generals—this treatise can be used as a guide for personal development and motivation.
Stephen F. Kaufman, Hanshi, 10th Dan, holder of the highest rank attainable in the martial arts, is an acknowledged "Founding Father" of American Karate. He is also the founder of the widely recognized Dojo No Hebi School of the Snake and the author of Mushashi's Book of Five Rings and The Art of War: The Definitive Interpretation of Sun Tzu's Classic Book of Strategy.