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Sun Tzŭ on the art of war

Sunzi

Sun Tzŭ on the art of war

the oldest miltary treatise in the world

by Sunzi

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Published by Literature House in Taipei .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Military art and science -- Early works to 1800.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementtranslated from the Chinese with introd. and critical notes by Lionel Giles.
    ContributionsGiles, Lionel, 1875-1958, tr.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsU101 .S949 1964x
    The Physical Object
    Paginationliii, 204 p. ;
    Number of Pages204
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18529326M

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