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The art of war

Author: Sun-tzu.; Thomas Cleary
Publisher: Boston, Mass. : Shambhala, ©1988.
Series: Shambhala dragon editions.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This new translation of the Chinese masterpiece of military strategy helps readers apply the principles of military victory to the relationships in their own lives and teaches how to bring about the desired outcome in all the challenges of life.
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Genre/Form: Early works
Early works to 1800
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Sun-tzu.; Thomas Cleary
ISBN: 0877734526 9780877734529
OCLC Number: 857083902
Notes: Translation of: Sun-tzu ping fa.
Description: 174 pages
Contents: Translator's preface --
Translator's introduction --
Taoism and The art of war --
The structure and content of The art of war --
Historical background --
The commentators --
The translation --
1. Strategic assessments --
2. Doing battle --
3. Planning a siege --
4. Formation --
5. Force --
6. Emptiness and fullness --
7. Armed struggle --
8. Adaptations --
9. Maneuvering armies --
10. Terrain --
11. Nine grounds --
12. Fire attack --
13. On the use of spies.
Series Title: Shambhala dragon editions.
Responsibility: Sun Tzu ; translated by Thomas Cleary.
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This new translation of the Chinese masterpiece of military strategy helps readers apply the principles of military victory to the relationships in their own lives and teaches how to bring about the desired outcome in all the challenges of life.

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