The art of war chinese english bilingual edition
Thirty-Six Stratagems: Bilingual Edition, English and Chinese ????: The Art of War Companion, Chinese Strategy Classic, Includes Pinyin by Sun BinThis edition of Thirty-Six Stratagems features both English, Chinese and Pinyin side-by-side for easy reference and bilingual support. The strategies are linked and organized for easy reading.
The Thirty-Six Stratagems was a Chinese essay used to illustrate a series of stratagems used in politics, war, as well as in civil interaction. Readers of The Art of War will enjoy these ancient Chinese strategies and theories. Each proverb is accompanied by a brief explanation that explains how said proverb is applicable to military tactics. These 36 Chinese proverbs are related to 36 battle scenarios in Chinese history and folklore, predominantly of the Warring States period and the Three Kingdoms Period.
Table of Contents
Chapter 1: ??? Winning Stratagems
???? Deceive the heavens to cross the ocean
???? Besiege Wei to rescue Zhao
???? Kill with a borrowed sword
???? Wait at leisure while the enemy labors
???? Loot a burning house
???? Make a sound in the east, then strike in the west
Chapter 2: ??? Enemy Dealing Stratagems
???? Create something from nothing
????,???? Openly repair the gallery roads, but sneak through the passage of Chencang
???? Watch the fires burning across the river
???? Hide a knife behind a smile
???? Sacrifice the plum tree to preserve the peach tree
???? Take the opportunity to pilfer a goat
Chapter 3: ??? Attacking Stratagems
???? Stomp the grass to scare the snake
???? Borrow a corpse to resurrect the soul
???? Entice the tiger to leave its mountain lair
???? In order to capture, one must let loose
???? Tossing out a brick to get a jade gem
???? Defeat the enemy by capturing their chief
Chapter 4: ??? Chaos Stratagems
???? Remove the firewood from under the pot
???? Disturb the water and catch a fish
???? Slough off the cicada’s golden shell
???? Shut the door to catch the thief
???? Befriend a distant state while attacking a neighbor
???? Obtain safe passage to conquer the State of Guo
Chapter 5: ??? Proximate Stratagems
???? Replace the beams with rotten timbers
???? Point at the mulberry tree while cursing the locust tree
???? Feign madness but keep your balance
???? Remove the ladder when the enemy ha
The Art of War: Bilingual Chinese and English Text (The Complete Edition)
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Sun Tzu's The Art of War has been the premier manual of Chinese military strategy for the past two millennia and, as thousands of Asian businessmen can attest, this classic work is as applicable to the corporate world as it is to the battlefield. This is the only contemporary edition of the classic Lionel Giles translation to contain all of the translator's original notes, to help you better understand Sun Tzu's powerful maxims and apply them in your daily life. John Minford's foreword brings insights to this classic text and its timeless relevance to the modern world. Additionally, the book contains the full Chinese language version of the text, along with Giles' extensive notes, with their original Chinese text references to the historical Chinese commentators, making this edition a treasure to military scholars, martial artists, and those planning to use Sun Tzu's strategies to conquer the business world. Sun Tzu's book will arm you with the knowledge that has allowed those who have studied this classic to gain victory--and often, total domination--over those who remain ignorant of its sage advice.
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The military strategy masterpiece recovered, with all the beauty , clarity and wisdom that sun tzu originally intended, and without the re-phrasing , summarizing and obscurities that mar other english versions. Adorned with the latest re-construction of the original chinese , translator andrew w. Sun-tzu: The Art of Warfare Translator andrew w. When reading the Sun Tzu in the original Chinese, one is struck by how it uses everyday expressions, ordinary images and commonplace concepts to articulate complex military principles. Most other English versions of the Sun Tzu — in addition to complicating the text with undue abstractions — pay little heed to the structure and imagery Sun Tzu used to make the Art of War one of the most beautiful works ever written.