The art of war / Sun Tzu ; translated by Thomas Cleary.

By: Tzu, SunContributor(s): Cleary, Thomas F, 1949-2021Material type: TextTextLanguage: English Original language: Chinese Publisher: Boston, MA ; London : Shambhala, 1988Edition: First editionDescription: lxv, 170 pages ; 18 cmContent type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: volumeISBN: 1590302257; 9781590302255Subject(s): Industrial management | Military art and science -- Early works to 1800 | Success in business | Industrial management | Military art and science | Success in businessGenre/Form: Early works.DDC classification: 355.00207 Abstract: "If you know the enemy and know yourself, you need not fear the result of a hundred battles. If you know yourself but not the enemy, for every victory gained you will also suffer a defeat. If you know neither the enemy nor yourself, you will succumb in every battle." These are the words of ancient Chinese philosopher Sun Tzu, whose classic treatise, was written more than 2,500 years ago. Originally a text for victory on the battlefield, the book has vastly transcended its original purpose. Here is a seminal work on the philosophy of successful leadership that is as applicable to contemporary business as it is to war. Today many leading American business schools use the text as required reading for aspiring managers.
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Translated from the Chinese.

"If you know the enemy and know yourself, you need not fear the result of a hundred battles. If you know yourself but not the enemy, for every victory gained you will also suffer a defeat. If you know neither the enemy nor yourself, you will succumb in every battle." These are the words of ancient Chinese philosopher Sun Tzu, whose classic treatise, was written more than 2,500 years ago. Originally a text for victory on the battlefield, the book has vastly transcended its original purpose. Here is a seminal work on the philosophy of successful leadership that is as applicable to contemporary business as it is to war. Today many leading American business schools use the text as required reading for aspiring managers.

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