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The art of war : the oldest military treatise in the world

Author: Sunzi; Lionel Giles; Don Mann; Ralph Pezzullo
Publisher: New York, NY : Skyhorse Publishing, [2013] ©2013
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Believed to have been written by Chinese strategist Sun Tzu, The Art of War concentrates on different facets of warfare and draws out important themes such as communication, strength and positioning that are critical to overcoming an oponent while following the "tao" (the right way).
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Genre/Form: Early works
Early works to 1800
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sunzi; Lionel Giles; Don Mann; Ralph Pezzullo
ISBN: 9781620874028 1620874024
OCLC Number: 800026408
Language Note: Translated from the Chinese.
Notes: Foreword information should read: foreword by Don Mann with Ralph Pezzullo.
"This edition of The art of war is based on Lionel Gile's classic 1910 translation, which includes his original preface, introduction, and critical notes"--page preceding the title page.
Description: lxi, 204 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: The art of war / Sun Tzu --
Mastering the art of war / Zhuge Liang and Liu Ji --
The lost art of war / Sun Tzu II --
The silver sparrow art of war / Sun Tzu.
Other Titles: Sunzi bing fa.
Responsibility: translated from the Chinese with introduction and critical notes by Lionel Giles ; foreword by Don Mann with Ralph Pezzulo.

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