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    • Alita: Battle Angel

    • The Official Movie Novelization
    • De : Pat Cadigan
    • Lu par : Brian Nishii
    • Durée : 9 h et 23 min
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    Based on manga by Yukito Kishiro, this official audio novelization to the 2018 science-fiction film, Alita: Battle Angel, features a female cyborg rescued from the scrap heap by a scientist in the 26th century.

    Prix : 21,97 €

    • Be Angry

    • The Dalai Lama on What Matters Most
    • De : His Holiness the Dalai Lama, Noriyuki Ueda - contributor
    • Lu par : Brian Nishii
    • Durée : 3 h et 58 min
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    There are two types of anger. One type arises out of compassion and is useful and must be encouraged. The other type arises out of jealousy and envy and results in hatred, ill will, and harm. Here, you will learn the Buddhist path to compassionate anger - a motivating force that can transform the negative into the positive and change the world. 

    Prix : 12,22 €

    • Musashi

    • De : Eiji Yoshikawa, Charles S. Terry - translator
    • Lu par : Brian Nishii
    • Durée : 53 h et 24 min
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    The classic samurai novel about the real exploits of the most famous swordsman. Miyamoto Musashi becomes a reluctant hero to a host of people whose lives he has touched and by whom he has been touched. Inevitably, he has to pit his skill against the naked blade of his greatest rival.

    Prix : 47,11 €

    • The Complete Book of Five Rings

    • De : Miyamoto Musashi, Kenji Tokitsu (editor and translator)
    • Lu par : Brian Nishii
    • Durée : 5 h et 3 min
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    The Complete Book of Five Rings is an authoritative version of Musashi's classic The Book of Five Rings, translated and annotated by a modern martial arts master, Kenji Tokitsu. Tokitsu has spent most of his life researching the legendary samurai swordsman and his works, and in this book he illuminates this seminal text, along with several other works by Musashi.

    Prix : 19,14 €

    • The Obesity Code

    • Unlocking the Secrets of Weight Loss
    • De : Dr. Jason Fung
    • Lu par : Brian Nishii
    • Durée : 10 h et 9 min
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    In this highly listenable and provocative book, Dr. Jason Fung sets out an original, robust theory of obesity that provides startling insights into proper nutrition. In addition to his five basic steps - a set of lifelong habits that will improve your health and control your insulin levels - Dr. Fung explains how to use intermittent fasting to break the cycle of insulin resistance and reach a healthy weight - for good.

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    • Auteur(s) : Stanford K. McCoy le 22/02/2018

    Prix : 23,58 €

    • Hagakure

    • The Book of the Samurai
    • De : William Scott Wilson (translator), Yamamoto Tsunetomo
    • Lu par : Brian Nishii
    • Durée : 5 h et 4 min
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    Living and dying with bravery and honor is at the heart of Hagakure, a series of texts written by an 18th-century samurai, Yamamoto Tsunetomo. It is a window into the samurai mind, illuminating the concept of bushido (the Way of the Warrior), which dictated how samurai were expected to behave, conduct themselves, live, and die.

    Prix : 23,93 €

    • The Temple of the Golden Pavillion

    • De : Yukio Mishima
    • Lu par : Brian Nishii
    • Durée : 9 h et 59 min
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    A hopeless stutterer, taunted by his schoolmates, Mizoguchi feels utterly alone until he becomes an acolyte at a famous temple in Kyoto. But he quickly becomes obsessed with the temple's beauty, and cannot live in peace as long as it exists.

    Prix : 17,91 €

    • The Essential Dogen

    • Writings of the Great Zen Master
    • De : Peter Levitt (editor), Kazuaki Tanahashi (editor)
    • Lu par : Brian Nishii
    • Durée : 5 h et 43 min
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    This is the first book to offer the great master's incisive wisdom in short selections taken from the whole range of his voluminous works. The pithy and powerful readings, arranged according to theme, provide a perfect introduction to Dogen - and inspire spiritual practice in people of all traditions.

    Prix : 2,87 €

    • The Sailor Who Fell From Grace With the Sea

    • De : Yukio Mishima
    • Lu par : Brian Nishii
    • Durée : 4 h et 34 min
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    A band of savage 13-year-old boys reject the adult world as illusory, hypocritical, and sentimental, and train themselves in a brutal callousness they call 'objectivity'. When the mother of one of them begins an affair with a ship's officer, he and his friends idealise the man at first; but it is not long before they conclude that he is in fact soft and romantic. They regard this disallusionment as an act of betrayal on his part - and the retribution is deliberate and horrifying.

    Prix : 14,81 €

    • Sky Above, Great Wind

    • The Life and Poetry of Zen Master Ryokan
    • De : Kazuaki Tanahashi
    • Lu par : Brian Nishii
    • Durée : 2 h et 19 min
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    Ryokan (1758–1831) is, along with Dogen and Hakuin, one of the three giants of Zen in Japan. But unlike his two renowned colleagues, Ryokan was a societal dropout, living mostly as a hermit and a beggar. He was never head of a monastery or temple. He liked playing with children. He had no dharma heir. Even so, people recognized the depth of his realization, and he was sought out by people of all walks of life for the teaching to be experienced in just being around him.

    Prix : 2,96 €

    • The Heart of Meditation

    • Discovering Innermost Awareness
    • De : His Holiness the Dalai Lama, Jeffrey Hopkins (Editor and Translator)
    • Lu par : Brian Nishii
    • Durée : 3 h et 21 min
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    His Holiness the Dalai Lama provides intimate details on an advanced meditation practice called Dzogchen using a visionary poem by the 19th-century saint Patrul Rinpoche, author of the Buddhist classic Words of My Perfect Teacher. The Dalai Lama deftly connects how training the mind in compassion for other beings is directly related to - and in fact a prerequisite for - the very pinnacle of Buddhist meditation.

    Prix : 14,81 €

    • Go

    • De : Kazuki Kaneshiro, Takami Nieda
    • Lu par : Brian Nishii
    • Durée : 5 h et 34 min
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    As a Korean student in a Japanese high school, Sugihara has had to defend himself against all kinds of bullies. But nothing could have prepared him for the heartache he feels when he falls hopelessly in love with a Japanese girl named Sakurai. Immersed in their shared love for classical music and foreign movies, the two gradually grow closer and closer. One night, after being hit by personal tragedy, Sugihara reveals to Sakurai that he is not Japanese - as his name might indicate.

    Prix : 18,85 €

    • Shadow of the Fox

    • Shadow of the Fox Series, Book 1
    • De : Julie Kagawa
    • Lu par : Joy Osmanski, Brian Nishii, Emily Woo Zeller
    • Durée : 14 h et 45 min
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    One thousand years ago, the great Kami Dragon was summoned to grant a single terrible wish - and the land of Iwagoto was plunged into an age of darkness and chaos. Now, for whoever holds the Scroll of a Thousand Prayers, a new wish will be granted. A new age is about to dawn.

    Prix : 28,67 €

    • Yamada Monogatari: Demon Hunter

    • De : Richard Parks
    • Lu par : Brian Nishii
    • Durée : 10 h et 9 min
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    In an ancient Japan where the incursions of gods, ghosts, and demons into the living world is an everyday event, an impoverished nobleman named Yamada no Goji makes his living as a demon hunter for hire. With the occasional assistance of the reprobate exorcist Kenji, whatever the difficulty - ogres, demons, fox-spirits - for a price Yamada will do what needs to be done, even and especially if the solution to the problem isn’t as simple as the edge of a sword.

    Prix : 24,71 €

    • A River in Darkness

    • One Man's Escape from North Korea
    • De : Masaji Ishikawa, Risa Kobayashi - translator, Martin Brown - translator
    • Lu par : Brian Nishii
    • Durée : 5 h et 54 min
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    Half-Korean, half-Japanese, Masaji Ishikawa has spent his whole life feeling like a man without a country. This feeling only deepened when his family moved from Japan to North Korea when Ishikawa was just 13 years old. His father, himself a Korean national, was lured to the new Communist country by false promises of abundant work and a higher station in society. In this memoir translated from the original Japanese, Ishikawa candidly recounts his tumultuous upbringing and the brutal 36 years he spent living under a crushing totalitarian regime.

    Prix : 16,78 €

    • Snow Country

    • De : Yasunari Kawabata
    • Lu par : Brian Nishii
    • Durée : 3 h et 56 min
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    The story of the doomed love affair of a wealthy sophisticate, Shimamura, and the geisha Komako, at a mountain hotspring resort in western Japan, one of the snowiest regions on earth.

    Prix : 11,50 €

    • Training the Samurai Mind

    • A Bushido Sourcebook
    • De : Thomas Cleary (translator/editor)
    • Lu par : Brian Nishii
    • Durée : 8 h et 15 min
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    Training the Samurai Mind gives an insider's view of the samurai world: the moral and psychological development of the warrior, the ethical standards they were meant to uphold, their training in both martial arts and strategy, and the enormous role that the traditions of Shintoism, Buddhism, Confucianism, and Taoism had in influencing samurai ideals.

    Prix : 19,14 €

    • If Cats Disappeared from the World

    • De : Genki Kawamura, Eric Selland - translator
    • Lu par : Brian Nishii
    • Durée : 4 h et 49 min
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    Our narrator’s days are numbered. Estranged from his family, living alone with only his cat, Cabbage, for company, he was unprepared for the doctor’s diagnosis that he has only months to live. But before he can set about tackling his bucket list, the devil appears with a special offer: in exchange for making one thing in the world disappear, he can have one extra day of life. And so begins a very bizarre week....

    Prix : 16,64 €

    • The Art of Peace

    • Teachings of the Founder of Aikido
    • De : John Stevens - translator, Morihei Ueshiba
    • Lu par : Brian Nishii
    • Durée : 2 h et 20 min
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    The inspirational teachings in this collection show that the real way of the warrior is based on compassion, wisdom, fearlessness, and love of nature. The teachings are drawn from the talks and writings of Morihei Ueshiba, founder of the popular Japanese martial art of Aikido, a mind-body discipline he called the "Art of Peace", which offers a nonviolent way to victory in the face of conflict. Ueshiba believed that Aikido principles could be applied to all the challenges we face in life.

    Prix : 6,67 €

    • Spring Snow

    • De : Yukio Mishima
    • Lu par : Brian Nishii
    • Durée : 14 h et 31 min
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    Spring Snow is set in Tokyo in 1912, when the hermetic world of the ancient aristocracy is being breached for the first time by outsiders -- rich provincial families unburdened by tradition, whose money and vitality make them formidable contenders for social and political power. Among this rising new elite are the ambitious Matsugae, whose son has been raised in a family of the waning aristocracy, the elegant and attenuated Ayakura.

    Prix : 22,40 €

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