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Art of War

Author: Ralph D Sawyer; Sun Tzu
Publisher: Boulder : Westview Press New York : Perseus Books Group [Distributor] Feb. 1994
Series: History and warfare.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : RevisedView all editions and formats
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Unlike most editions of Sun-tzu's valuable text currently available (many simply retreads of older, flawed translations), this superb new translation makes use of the best available classical Chinese manuscripts, including and ancient "tomb text" version discovered by archaeologists at Linyi, China. Maps.

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Genre/Form: Early works
Early works to 1800
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Ralph D Sawyer; Sun Tzu
ISBN: 9780813319513 081331951X
OCLC Number: 664112196
Target Audience: Trade
Description: 384 p. ill 08.250x05.380 in.
Series Title: History and warfare.

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Written over 2000 years ago, Sun-tzu's "Art of War" embodies the Eastern tradition of strategy. This translation, written in simple language, is intended to be of equal value to both military  Read more...

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Robert L. O'Connell, author of Arms and Men: A History of Warm Weapons, and Aggression "A tour de force. Sawyer puts this most famous of the classic Chinese military writings into context and shows Read more...

 
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