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The art of war

Author: Sunzi; John Minford
Publisher: New York : Penguin, 2003.
Series: Penguin classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Deluxe edView all editions and formats
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In this translation, the author presents the core text in two formats: first, the unadorned ancient words of wisdom ascribed to Sun-tzu, the author of "The Art of War"; then, the same text with a  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Early works to 1800
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sunzi; John Minford
ISBN: 0140439196 9780140439199
OCLC Number: 53067660
Notes: Originally published: New York : Viking, 2002.
Description: lvi, 325 pages ; 22 cm.
Contents: The art of war. Making of plans ; Waging of war ; Strategic offensive ; Forms and dispositions ; Potential energy ; Empty and full ; The fray ; The nine changes ; On the march ; Forms of terrain ; The nine kinds of ground ; Attack by fire ; Espionage --
The art of war with commentary. Making of plans ; Waging of war ; Strategic offensive ; Forms and dispositions ; Potential energy ; Empty and full ; The fray ; The nine changes ; On the march ; Forms of terrain ; The nine kinds of ground ; Attack by fire ; Espionage.
Series Title: Penguin classics.
Other Titles: Sunzi bing fa.
Responsibility: Sun-tzu (Sun-zi) ; edited, translated, and with an introduction by John Minford.

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"The strategic advice that [<i>The Art of War</i>] offers concerns much more than the conduct of war. It is an ancient book of proverbial wisdom, a book of life." Read more...

 
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