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The art of war

Author: Sunzi; Lionel Giles
Publisher: [Hollywood, FL] : Simon & BrownPublishers, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An ancient Chinese treatise on the strategies of war stresses the importance of speed, sound tactics, subterfuge, discipline, appropriate form of attack, and accurate intelligence.
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Genre/Form: Early works
Early works to 1800
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sunzi; Lionel Giles
ISBN: 9781936041053 1936041057 9781936041756 1936041758
OCLC Number: 663098899
Notes: "Translated from Chinese by Lionel Giles in 1910"--Title page verso.
Description: 61 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Laying plans --
Waging war --
Attack by stratagem --
Tactical dispositions --
Energy --
Weak points and strong --
Maneuvering --
Variation in tactics --
The army on the march --
Terrain --
The nine situations --
The attack by fire --
The use of spies.
Other Titles: Sunzi bing fa.
Responsibility: by Sun Tzu.

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An ancient Chinese treatise on the strategies of war stresses the importance of speed, sound tactics, subterfuge, discipline, appropriate form of attack, and accurate intelligence.

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