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The art of war

Author: Sunzi.
Publisher: New York : Columbia University Press, ©2007.
Series: Translations from the Asian classics.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats

Useful for students, strategists, and scholars, this translated work demonstrates the close link between the philosophy in "The Art of War" and Taoism. It examines the development of Chinese military  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Livres électroniques
Early works
Early works to 1800
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Art of war.
New York : Columbia University Press, ©2007
(DLC) 2007017771
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Sunzi.
OCLC Number: 748925496
Notes: Titre de l'écran-titre (visionné le 8 août 2011).
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: Foreward by Arthur Waldron Preface Principles of Translation Guide to Pronunciation Key Terms List of Abbreviations Precis Introduction Chapter 1. Initial Assessments Chapter 2. Doing Battle Chapter 3. Planning for the Attack Chapter 4. Positioning Chapter 5. Configuration Chapter 6. Emptiness and Solidity Chapter 7. The Struggle of Armies Chapter 8. Nine Varieties Chapter 9. Marching the Army Chapter 10. Terrain Types Chapter 11. Nine Types of Terrain Chapter 12. Incendiary Attack Chapter 13. Using Spies Appendix. The Pseudo-Biography of Sun Wu Notes Bibliography Index
Series Title: Translations from the Asian classics.
Other Titles: Sunzi bing fa.
Responsibility: Sun Zi's military methods ; translated by Victor H. Mair.


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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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