Sun Tzu's Art of War has been vastly influential in the east since China's Warring States Period (403 BC - 221 Be. And though its first translation into a European language was only in 1782, the book's significance was quickly recognized; and even such towering figures of Western history as Napoleon and General Douglas MacArthur have claimed it as a source of inspiration. Pax Librorum (www.PaxLibrorum.com) now brings readers this restored and highly accessible unannotated edition of Lionel Giles' definitive translation of this enduring masterpiece.
Published: 1st May 2009
Dimensions (cm): 20.3 x 12.7 x 0.4
Weight (kg): 0.08