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The Art of War

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The Art of War

By  Tzu Sun , Translated by  Ralph D. Sawyer
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The definitive translation of Sun-tzu's timeless classic of military strategy, Art of War

Sun-tzu's Art of War is almost certainly the most famous study of strategy ever written. This treatise has been credited with influencing some of the most legendary military operations. Beyond the battlefield, people far and wide have long turned to Art of War for advice on how to succeed in various competitive situations, and companies around the world now make this book required reading for their executives. 
  
In this translation, Chinese warfare scholar Ralph D. Sawyer places Art of War in its proper historical context, outlining several battles that Sun-tzu either conducted or that may have influenced him, and offers an edition that is uniquely accurate and accessible.
 

Ralph D. Sawyer, a leading scholar of Chinese warfare, has worked extensively with major intelligence and defense agencies. After studying at MIT and Harvard, Sawyer has spent over thirty years lecturing and doing international consulting work focused on China.

ISBN: 9780813319513

ISBN-10: 9780813319513

Publisher: Basic Books

Publication Date: 02/11/1994 - 12:00am

On Sale: 02/11/1994 - 12:00am

Pages: 384

Language: English

Categories

History / Military / Strategy

History / Asia / China

History / Ancient

History / Military / Weapons

History / Military / Ancient

Philosophy / Eastern

Philosophy / Political