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The art of war

Author: Sunzi; Lionel Giles
Publisher: [United States] : SoHo Books, [2010?]
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The original and bestselling leadership book! Sun Tzu's ideas on survival and success have been read across the world for centuries. Today they can still be applied to business, politics and life. The Art of War demonstrates how to win without conflict. It shows that with enough intelligence and planning, it is possible to conquer with a minimum of force and little destruction. This luxury hardback edition includes  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Early works
Early works to 1800
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sunzi; Lionel Giles
ISBN: 9781441419774 1441419772 9781936594351 1936594358 9781453751794 1453751793
OCLC Number: 824977603
Description: 108 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Laying plans --
Waging war --
Attack by stratagem --
Tactical dispositions --
Energy --
Weak points and strong --
Manoeuvring --
Variation in tactics --
The army on the march --
Terrain --
The nine situations --
Attack by fire --
The use of spies.
Responsibility: Sun Tzu ; translated from the Chinese by Lionel Giles.

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The original and bestselling leadership book! Sun Tzu's ideas on survival and success have been read across the world for centuries. Today they can still be applied to business, politics and life. The Art of War demonstrates how to win without conflict. It shows that with enough intelligence and planning, it is possible to conquer with a minimum of force and little destruction. This luxury hardback edition includes an introduction by Tom Butler-Bowdon that draws out lessons for managers and business leaders, and highlights the power of Sun Tzu's thinking in everyday life.

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