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The Art of War

The Quintessential Collection of Military Strategy

By Sun Tzu, Niccolo Machiavelli



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Collected in this elegant volume are four of the most important and influential military and political treatises in history. Originally written for a specific purpose, the principles conveyed through these strategy texts are universal and timeless, and continue to illuminate and inspire. Whether you approach this reading for its historical significance or choose to apply this knowledge toward achieving success in your own life, you will be enriched. This stunning clothbound hardcover features a slipcase, ribbon marker, historical timeline, and comprehensive introduction providing the reader with enlightening information on the history of each text. Includes: The Art of War In the oldest and most influential strategy text in existence, Sun Tzu's teachings (c. 6th century BC) on how to successfully respond to and handle situations of conflict is a must-read for business leaders of today. The Prince Written during the Italian Renaissance, Niccolo Machiavelli's (1469-1527) astute observations on how to read people and situations, especially for acquiring and maintaining political power, is a classic primer for politicians and business leaders alike. On War Drawing on his experience in the Prussian military, General Carl von Clausewitz's (1780-1831) examination of the realities of warfare, including its moral and psychological aspects, is required reading at military academies. Instructions to His Generals Establishing Prussia as a major force by successfully defeating French, Russian, and Austrian armies during the Seven Years' War, Frederick the Great's (1712-1786) advice on leadership, strategy, tactics, and discipline continues to be relevant.

Product code: 9781631064180

ISBN 9781631064180
Series Knickerbocker Classics
On Sale Date 19/10/2017
Publisher Race Point Publishing
Dimensions H235xW165
No. of pages 348
Collected in an elegant volume are four of the most important and influential military and political treatises in history: The Art of War, The Prince, On War, and Instructions to His Generals.