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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:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

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: Early works
Early works to 1800
Named Person: Wu Sun; Wu Sun
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Sunzi; Ralph D Sawyer; Mei-chün Sawyer
ISBN: 0465072046 9780465072040
OCLC Number: 60419782
Language Note: Translated from the Chinese.
Description: xlv, 137 pages ; 20 cm
Contents: 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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