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The art of war : Sun Zi's military methods

Author: Sunzi
Publisher: New York : Columbia University Press, ©2007.
Series: Translations from the Asian classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Chinese military strategy written during the sixth century BC by Sun Zi, and is considered to be one of the oldest definitive works on military strategies and tactics of its time.
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Genre/Form: Early works
Early works to 1800
Named Person: Wu Sun
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Sunzi
ISBN: 9780231133821 0231133820 9780231133838 0231133839 9780231508537 0231508530
OCLC Number: 798566237
Description: lii, 189 s. : ill. (some color) ; 22 cm.
Contents: (Initial) Assessments --
Doing battle --
Planning for the attack --
Positioning --
Configuration --
Emptiness and solidity --
The struggle of armies --
Nine varieties --
Marching the army --
Terrain types --
Nine types of terrain --
Incendiary attack --
Using spies.
Series Title: Translations from the Asian classics.
Other Titles: Sunzi bing fa.
Responsibility: translated by Victor H. Mair.
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Chinese military strategy written during the sixth century BC by Sun Zi, and is considered to be one of the oldest definitive works on military strategies and tactics of its time.

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Mair provides insight on how this manual came to exist. Indianapolis Star Lean, clear, all fustian removed. -- Donald Richie Japan Times Mair's excellent new translation of Sunzi's (Sun Tzu) Art of Read more...

 
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