The Art of War (Barnes & Noble Classics Series)

bySun TzuIntroduction byDallas GalvinEditorDallas Galvin

Mass Market Paperback | May 1, 2003

The Art of War (Barnes & Noble Classics Series) by Sun Tzu
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  • New introductions commissioned from today's top writers and scholars
  • Biographies of the authors
  • Chronologies of contemporary historical, biographical, and cultural events
  • Footnotes and endnotes
  • Selective discussions of imitations, parodies, poems, books, plays, paintings, operas, statuary, and films inspired by the work
  • Comments by other famous authors
  • Study questions to challenge the reader's viewpoints and expectations
  • Bibliographies for further reading
  • Indices & Glossaries, when appropriate
All editions are beautifully designed and are printed to superior specifications; some include illustrations of historical interest. &&LI&&RBarnes & Noble Classics &&L/I&&Rpulls together a constellation of influences-biographical, historical, and literary-to enrich each reader's understanding of these enduring works.&&L/DIV&&R&&L/DIV&&R&&L/DIV&&R&&LDIV&&R &&L/DIV&&R&&LDIV&&R"A clever fighter is one who not only wins, but excels in winning with ease." So wrote &&LB&&RSun Tzu&&L/B&&R 2,500 years ago, and kings, soldiers, and statesmen have been turning to the Chinese master for his astute observations ever since. &&LP&&RSun Tzu's incisive blueprint for battlefield strategy is as relevant to today's combatants in business, politics, and everyday life as it once was to the warlords of ancient China. &&LI&&RThe Art of War&&L/I&&R is one of the most useful books ever written on leading with wisdom, an essential tool for modern corporate warriors battling to gain the advantage in the boardroom and for anyone struggling to gain the upper hand in confrontations and competitions. &&L/P&&R&&LP&&RHere &&LB&&RLionel Giles&&L/B&&R's famed 1910 translation, laced with commentary from illustrious Chinese experts, is brought up to date with relevant quotations from Western writers and thinkers. This new edition offers Sun Tzu's timeless classic, both with and without annotation, making it more accessible to aspiring leaders and military strategists than ever before. &&L/P&&R&&LP&&R&&LB&&RDallas Galvin&&L/B&&R, a writer and journalist specializing in international affairs and the arts, has reported on military affairs in Latin America and Asia and produced documentaries for the NATO Alliance.&&L/P&&R&&L/DIV&&R
Title:The Art of War (Barnes & Noble Classics Series)Format:Mass Market PaperbackProduct dimensions:304 pages, 6.75 X 4.12 X 0.76 inShipping dimensions:304 pages, 6.75 X 4.12 X 0.76 inPublished:May 1, 2003Publisher:Barnes & Noble ClassicsLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1593080166

ISBN - 13:9781593080167

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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