It contains the original Chinese text, an accurate and fancy-free yet highly readable translation, extensive annotations by both ancient Chinese commentators and Giles himself, and a vast introduction to provide an in-depth historical perspective to it all. Despite not having become the final word on Art of War translations, this now public domain text of a brilliant Orientalist remains an ideal yardstick against which other translations can be measured.
The Art of War: Classic Literature & Fiction
- Publisher : Lushena Books (27 September 2021)
- Language : English
- Paperback : 54 pages
- ISBN-10 : 1639231013
- ISBN-13 : 978-1639231010
- Item Weight : 73 g
- Dimensions : 13.97 x 0.28 x 21.59 cm
- Country of Origin : India
About Sun Tzu
Sun Tzu is thought to have been a military general and adviser to the king of the southern Chinese state of Wu during the sixth century BCE. Although some modern scholars have called his authorship into doubt, the world's most influential and enduring treatise on military strategy, The Art of War, bears his name.
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