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Sunzi active 6th century B.C.

Overview
Works: 898 works in 2,628 publications in 23 languages and 37,371 library holdings
Genres: Instructional and educational works  History  Quotations  Case studies  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Periodicals  Military history  Juvenile works  Pictorial works  Handbooks and manuals 
Roles: Author, Contributor, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: U101, 355.02
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Most widely held works by Sunzi
The art of war by Sunzi( Book )

1,033 editions published between 1621 and 2017 in 21 languages and held by 14,187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Written in China more than 2,000 years ago, Sun Tzu's classic The Art of War is the first known study of the planning and conduct of military operations. These terse, aphoristic essays are unsurpassed in comprehensiveness and depth of understanding, examining not only battlefield maneuvers, but also relevant economic, political, and psychological factors. Indeed, the precepts outlined by Sun Tzu can be applied outside the realm of military theory. It is read avidly by Japanese businessmen and in fact was touted in the movie Wall Street as the corporate raider's bible. In addition to an excellent translation of Sun Tzu's text, Samuel Griffith also provides commentaries written by Chinese strategists, plus several thought-provoking essays on topics such as the influence of Sun Tzu on Mao Tse-tung and on Japanese military thought, the nature of warfare in Sun Tzu's time, and the life of Sun Tzu and other important commentators. Remarkable for its clear organization, lucid prose, and the acuity of its intellectual and moral insights, The Art of War is the definitive study of combat
The art of war by Sunzi( Recording )

100 editions published between 1989 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 2,729 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A manual on the rational planning and conduct of military operations written over two millennia ago in China
The complete art of war by Sunzi( Book )

52 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in English and Italian and held by 2,112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Presented here together for the first time are the greatest of the ancient Chinese classics of strategic thought: The Complete Art of War. Probably the most famous work of strategy ever written, Sun Tzu's Art of War has sold millions of copies in many languages around the world. Lost for over two thousand years and only recently recovered, the Military Methods of Sun Pin (Sun Tzu's great-grandson) is a brilliant elaboration on his ancestor's work. Only The Complete Art of War brings the wisdom of these two ancient sages into a single volume and gives the reader a unique opportunity to master the essentials of Chinese thought on strategy, organization, and leadership." "The Sun family writings on strategy have proven their value through the ages, and they continue to reward careful study. By unveiling the complex, often unexpected, interrelationships of armies locked in battle, they reveal the enduring principles of success in the struggle of life itself. With a practical index to the essential principles of strategy, and Ralph Sawyer's thoughtful chapter-by-chapter commentaries, The Complete Art of War is designed to bring the reader new insights into the nature of human conflict." "Whether it is playing the game of politics or building a successful marriage, closing a deal or managing a large organization, making war or even making peace, The Complete Art of War stands as one of the ultimate guides to a deeper understanding of human affairs."--Jacket
The illustrated art of war by Sunzi( Book )

7 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in English and held by 514 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sun Tzu's The Art of War is a true masterpiece, a series of brilliant aphorisms that illuminate the planning and conduct of war. Now this classic work is available in an elegant illustrated edition, featuring seventy-five color images. From perceptive descriptions of the nine varieties of terrain, to advice on how to gauge an enemy's weaknesses and strengths, to suggestions on the employment of secret agents, here is timeless advice on combat and military strategy
The art of war by Sunzi( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sun-tzu, a military philosopher of ancient China, wrote a book that has become a textbook for modern Western military, business and political leaders. This program explores the effect this text has had throughout the ages and the lessons Sun-tsu offers today
Sun tzu : the art of war for managers : 50 strategic rules by Sunzi( Book )

7 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Readers will learn the strategic rules of Sun Tzu and how to incorporate them into their management style. In this translation of The Art of War readers will benefit from the interpretations from other translators and strategist, as well as the 50 strategic rules
The art of war : an illustrated edition by Sunzi( Book )

4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

I det femte århundrede f. Kr. nedskrev den kinesiske general Sun Tzu sine gode råd om enhver form for krigsførelse
El arte de la guerra : estrategias milenarias para líderes de todos los tiempos by Sunzi( Recording )

11 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in Spanish and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This ancient Chinese military treatise is a classic work of nonfiction that is still widely read for its military insights. For more than two thousand years, The Art of War has stood as a cornerstone of Chinese culture, a lucid text that reveals as much about psychology, politics, and economics as it does about battlefield strategy. Each of its thirteen chapters focuses on a different aspect of warfare. The definitive work on military strategy and tactics of its time, The Art of War remains relevant to this day, making it the oldest and most successful book on the subject
De kunst van het oorlogvoeren by Sunzi( Book )

7 editions published between 1986 and 2016 in Dutch and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Klassiek Chinees werk uit circa 300 v. Chr. over het voeren van oorlog, aangevuld met commentaren die door de eeuwen heen door Chinezen zijn toegevoegd
The art of war : including the translated The sayings of Wu Tzu by Sunzi( Book )

6 editions published in 2010 in English and Swedish and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Art of War is an ancient Chinese classic that remains and international bestselling business and self-help manual to this day. With millions of copies sold worldwide in hundreds of translations, its central message of winning without conflict is as pertinent now as it was 2,500 years ago
Sun Tzu and the art of modern warfare by Mark McNeilly( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Long acknowledged as a classic text on strategy, Sun Tzu's The Art of War has been admired by leaders as diverse as Mao Zedong and General Norman Schwartzkopf. However, written two thousand years ago, the book can often be hard to fathom." "Now Mark McNeilly, author of Sun Tzu and the Art of Business, which made Sun Tzu accessible to the business executive, has extracted six concepts most applicable to modern warfare, making them easy to understand and apply to military situations. Drawing on historical examples, McNeilly shows how these six principles might be used in wars of the future - limited actions, regional conflicts - and how they can provide insight into current affairs, such as the future course of China's increasingly important strategic and military role in the world. He describes how to win the information war, how to lead by example, and how to use alliances to defeat the opponent. Perhaps the most important lesson to be learned from Sun Tzu, especially for strategists who want to maximize their resources, is how to "win without fighting." And, should fighting be unavoidable, victory should be achieved in a manner that minimizes losses, leaving the victor stronger and ensuring a lasting peace." "Including the full text of The Art of War in the popular Griffith translation, with cross-references to quotations used in the book, Sun Tzu and the Art of Modern Warfare unlocks these elusive secrets for anyone interested in strategy and warfare, whether they are professional soldiers, military history buffs, or business executives."--Jacket
Sun Tzu's The art of war : plus, strategy against terror, ancient wisdom for today's war by Sunzi( Book )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sun tzu : the art of war for managers : new translation with commentary : 50 rules for strategic thinking by Sunzi( Book )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Now, the strategic wisdom of Sun Tzu in powerful 10-minute lessons to enhance your business success. Benefit from the newest translation of The Art of War; interpretations from other translators and strategists; and 50 strategic rules with business commentary such as Win without Fighting, Look for Strategic Turns, and Make Victory the Only Option
The art of war : plus the ancient Chinese revealed by Sunzi( Book )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shi yi jia zhu Sunzi [3 juan] Fu jin yi by Sunzi( Book )

6 editions published between 1962 and 1974 in Chinese and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sunzi shi jia zhu by Sunzi( Book )

12 editions published between 1924 and 1996 in Chinese and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The art of war for executives by Donald G Krause( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"For years, business schools and professional consultants have turned to a 2,500-year-old Chinese text for its invaluable commentary on such topics as leadership, strategy, organization, competition, and cooperation. Now the wisdom of Sun Tzu's The Art of War is made accessible to the modern reader. Not simply a new translation, this is the first book to provide a clear, easy-to-follow interpretation of the classic document. The Art of War for Executives reveals the brilliance of Sun Tzu - and shows how to win on the battlefield of modern business."--Jacket
The art of war : Chinese military classic by Sunzi( Book )

4 editions published between 1991 and 2003 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sun Zi art of war an illustrated translation with Asian perspectives and insights by Sunzi( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Art of War : Sun Zi's Military Methods by Sun Mair( )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Compiled during the Warring States period of 475-221 B.C., The Art of War is the first known attempt to formulate a rational basis for the planning and conduct of military operations. Named the #1 translation of The Art of War by Sonshi.com, this edition breaks new ground in resolving the textual and contextual problems of the text, along with complex issues of authorship. Victor H. Mair asserts that Sun Wu, a supposed strategist of the Spring and Autumn period (770-476 B.C.) to whom The Art of War is traditionally attributed, never existed. Instead, Mair
 
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Bingsheng 春秋

Chang-sun, Fu-chi 唐

Chang-sun, Wu-chi 唐

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