Millions of readers have thrilled to the true adventures of the tiny peasant who rose from poverty to ultimate prosperity during Japan's golden age of the samurai. Now, the Five Secrets that guided Hideyoshi -- and men of achievement the world over -- are revealed in The Prosperous Peasant, a book destined to take its place beside The Richest Man in Babylon as a classic for all who seek fortune and fulfillment. This edition includes an all-new abridgement of Bushido, Nitobe's classic on the Eight Virtues of the samurai.
Begin your journey to prosperity today. Heed the ageless wisdom of The Prosperous Peasant!
I was immediately drawn into this tale of a simple peasant who wants to make more of his life. The story is largely fiction and takes place in ancient Japan. Read morePublished on May 20, 2008 by C. Olson
'The Five Secrets of fortune and fulfillment are as ancient as mankind itself - and each already lies concealed within your own minds" - "The Prosperous Peasant: Five Secrets of... Read morePublished on May 6, 2008 by Midwest Book Review
Somewhere between The One Minute Manager and Siddhartha, The Prosperous Peasant delivers both life enriching concepts and a beautiful tapestry of storytelling. Read morePublished on March 8, 2008 by Jacob Lilja
This book is indeed engaging. I enormously enjoyed the first three chapters, which introduced the protagonists and created the framework for the stories and lessons to come. Read morePublished on February 7, 2008 by Anonymous
I found this book to be very revealing. As a new manager of a creative group of people, this book has helped me find a center that enables me to help others on their projects,... Read morePublished on January 29, 2008 by D. Nordberg
The Prosperous Peasant is a delightful parable that doesn't oversell its philosophy yet reminds us of virtues important to life, not just business. Read morePublished on January 7, 2008 by Taniya Barrows