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The perfect books for the true book lover, Penguin's Great Ideas series features twelve more groundbreaking works by some of history's most prodigious thinkers. Each volume is beautifully packaged with a unique type-driven design that highlights the bookmaker's art. Offering great literature in great packages at great prices, this series is ideal for those readers who want to explore and savor the Great Ideas that have shaped our world.

Offering ancient wisdom on how to use skill, cunning, tactics and discipline to outwit your opponent, this bestselling 2000-year-old military manual is still worshipped by soldiers on the battlefield and managers in the boardroom as the ultimate guide to winning. 

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The ancient Chinese general Sun Tzu is universally recognized as one of the greatest military strategist in history, a master of warfare interpretation. This condensed version of his influential classic imparts the knowledge and skills to overcome every adversary in war, at the office, or in everyday life.

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The perfect books for the true book lover, Penguins Great Ideas series features twelve more groundbreaking works by some of historys most prodigious thinkers. Each volume is beautifully packaged with a unique type-driven design that highlights the bookmakers art. Offering great literature in great packages at great prices, this series is ideal for those readers who want to explore and savor the Great Ideas that have shaped our world.

Synopsis:

Helps the reader apply the principles of military strategy to all challenges and conflicts of life.

About the Author

John Minford is dean of the School of Arts and Social Sciences at the Open University of Hong Kong. He has published widely on Chinese literature and translated numerous works, including the Penguin Classics edition of Sun-tzu’s The Art of War.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780143037521
Author:
Sun-tzu
Publisher:
Penguin Books
Translator:
Minford, John
Author:
Tzu, Sun
Author:
Sun-Tzu
Author:
Minford, John
Subject:
Military Science
Subject:
China
Subject:
Eastern
Subject:
Military art and science
Subject:
Eastern - General
Subject:
Military - Strategy
Subject:
Philosophy : General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Penguin Great Ideas
Publication Date:
20060531
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from 12
Language:
English
Pages:
112
Dimensions:
7.06x4.36x.31 in. .18 lbs.
Age Level:
from 18

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Product details 112 pages Penguin Books - English 9780143037521 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , The ancient Chinese general Sun Tzu is universally recognized as one of the greatest military strategist in history, a master of warfare interpretation. This condensed version of his influential classic imparts the knowledge and skills to overcome every adversary in war, at the office, or in everyday life.
"Synopsis" by , The perfect books for the true book lover, Penguins Great Ideas series features twelve more groundbreaking works by some of historys most prodigious thinkers. Each volume is beautifully packaged with a unique type-driven design that highlights the bookmakers art. Offering great literature in great packages at great prices, this series is ideal for those readers who want to explore and savor the Great Ideas that have shaped our world.
"Synopsis" by , Helps the reader apply the principles of military strategy to all challenges and conflicts of life.

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