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Sun Tzu On the Art of War

The Oldest Military Treatise in the World (Deodand Classic)

by Sunzi

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Published by Deodand Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Military engineering,
  • Military Science,
  • Philosophy,
  • Eastern,
  • Technology,
  • Eastern - General

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsLionel Giles (Translator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages120
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8480951M
    ISBN 10095788687X
    ISBN 109780957886872
    OCLC/WorldCa51217407


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