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Understanding Sun Tzu on the Art of War book + Art of War: Sun Tzu Strategy Card Deck by Robert L. Cantrell; Lionel Giles (trans) - Paperback - First Edition - 2003 + 2004 - from Books of the World (SKU: RWARE0000002914)

Understanding Sun Tzu on the Art of War book + Art of War: Sun Tzu Strategy Card Deck

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Understanding Sun Tzu on the Art of War book + Art of War: Sun Tzu Strategy Card Deck

by Robert L. Cantrell; Lionel Giles (trans)

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  • fine
  • paperback
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ISBN 10
0972291482
ISBN 13
9780972291484
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Arlington, Virginia: Center For Advantage, 2003 and 2004. Trade Paperback (First Printing, stated) and Card Deck. Fine. Light shelfwear, otherwise pristine inside and out. 122 pages plus 54 playing cards in a cardboard box. Robert Cantrell's famous book and card deck. Hard to find, especially in nice condition. An excellent gift for a C-suite executive.

The book clarifies Sun Tzu's philosophies on war without compromising the subtlety of thought needed to master them. Readers will find key advice on leadership, advantage, and how to proficiently overcome adversaries. The card deck provides a practical and fun way to create winning strategies. It is a planning tool, a game, and a traditional playing card deck all in one package. Shape the battlefield. Shape yourself. Isolate and eliminate adversaries. Then seize your victory.

Contents:
Preface;
Introduction; Six Principles of Sun Tzu, 1 - Winning Whole, 2 - Leading to Advantage, 3 - Deception, 4 - Energy, 5 - Strength & Weaknesses, 6 - Initiative;
Observations of Sun Tzu's Principles Outside the Military;
The Six Sun Tzu Principles as One;
Conclusion;
Sun Tzu on the Art of War ( translated by Lionel Giles ; edited by Robert Cantrell), I - Laying Plans, II - Waging War, III - Attack by Strategem, IV - Tactical Dispositions, V - Energy, VI - Weak Points and Strong, VII - Maneuvering, VIII - Variation in Tactics, IX - The Army on the March, X - Terrain, XI - The Nine Situations, XII - The Attack by Fire, XIII - The Use of Spies.

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Bookseller
Books of the World US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
RWARE0000002914
Title
Understanding Sun Tzu on the Art of War book + Art of War: Sun Tzu Strategy Card Deck
Author
Robert L. Cantrell; Lionel Giles (trans)
Format/binding
Trade Paperback + Card Deck
Book condition
Used - Fine
Quantity available
1
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Paperback
ISBN 10
0972291482
ISBN 13
9780972291484
Publisher
Center For Advantage
Place of Publication
Arlington, Virginia
Date published
2003 + 2004
Keywords
Sunzi, Sunzi Bing Fa, Sun Tzu, playing cards, card deck, military, military art, military science, war, business, leadership, strategy, success, China, 9780972291408, 0972291407, 9780972291484, 0972291482
Bookseller catalogs
China; Military and Defense; Economics; Leadership & Management;
Size
8vo

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