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The essential art of war = Sun-tzu ping-fa

Author: Sunzi; Ralph D Sawyer; Mei-chün Sawyer
Publisher: New York : Basic Books, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A newly conceived and highly accessible version of this classic text, translated by renowned Chinese military historian Ralph D. Sawyer, for readers who are new to this immensely popular work.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Early works
Early works to 1800
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Sawyer, Ralph D.
Essential Art of War.
New York : Basic Books, ©2005
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Sunzi; Ralph D Sawyer; Mei-chün Sawyer
ISBN: 9780786722402 0786722401
OCLC Number: 728832361
Language Note: Translated from the Chinese.
Description: 1 online resource (192 pages)
Contents: Title Page; Preface; A Note on Pronunciation; Introduction; 1 --
Initial Estimations; 2 --
Waging War; 3 --
Planning Offensives; 4 --
Military Disposition; 5 --
Strategic Military Power; 6 --
Vacuity and Substance; 7 --
Military Combat; 8 --
Nine Changes; 9 --
Maneuvering the Army; 10 --
Configurations of Terrain; 11 --
Nine Terrains; 12 --
Incendiary Attack; 13 --
Employing Spies; Afterword; Subsequent Developments and Further Exploration; Strategic Concepts and Tactical Principles; Copyright Page.
Other Titles: Sunzi bing fa.
Sun-tzu ping-fa
Responsibility: translated, with historical introduction and commentaries [by Ralph D. Sawyer ; with the collaboration of Mei-chün Lee Sawyer].
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