Sun Tzu's The Art Of War: Bilingual Edition - Complete Chinese And English Text

bySun Tzu, John Minford, Lionel Giles

Hardcover | August 31, 2008

Sun Tzu's The Art Of War: Bilingual Edition - Complete Chinese And English Text by Sun Tzu
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Sun Tzu's The Art of War has been the premier manual of Chinese military strategy for the past two millennia and, as thousands of Asian businessmen can attest, this classic work is as applicable to the corporate world as it is to the battlefield. This is the only contemporary edition of the classic Lionel Giles translation to contain all of the translator's original notes, to help you better understand Sun Tzu's powerful maxims and apply them in your daily life. John Minford's foreword brings insights to this classic text and its timeless relevance to the modern world. BILINGUAL EDITION: COMPLETE CHINESE AND ENGLISH TEXT This edition also marks the first time Giles' translation has been converted to Hanyu Pinyin-the standard Chinese romanization system. Additionally, the book contains the full Chinese language version of the text, along with Giles' extensive notes, with their original Chinese text references to the historical Chinese commentators, making this edition a treasure to military scholars, martial artists, and those planning to use Sun Tzu's strategies to conquer the business world. Sun Tzu's book will arm you with the knowledge that has allowed those who have studied this classic to gain victory-and often, total domination-over those who remain ignorant of its sage advice.
Sun Tzu, originally named Sun Wu and also called Chang Qing, authored The Art of War in the sixth century BC. This military strategy book became one of the most influential books of war, and Sun Tzu became well-known for being a military strategist, but also an international relations realist. Lionel Giles worked in the British Muse...
Title:Sun Tzu's The Art Of War: Bilingual Edition - Complete Chinese And English TextFormat:HardcoverProduct dimensions:256 pages, 7.5 X 5 X 0.93 inShipping dimensions:256 pages, 7.5 X 5 X 0.93 inPublished:August 31, 2008Publisher:Tuttle PublishingLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0804839441

ISBN - 13:9780804839440

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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