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Hailed as the oldest philosophical discussion on military strategy, Sun Tzu’s The Art of War is here adapted as a graphic novel by award-winning illustrator Pete Katz. In this collectible and very handsome thread-bound edition, the narrative focuses on a teacher instructing a pupil on the main points of Sun Tzu’s treatise, with vibrant battle scenes interspersed throughout. Issues such as planning, tactics, maneuvering, and spying are demonstrated in the full-color scenes, so that readers can envision how military goals are achieved using principles from the fifth century BC.
"War is a heavy undertaking. It is a place of life and death. A road to either safety or destruction. Therefore, it must be meditated on most carefully."
The book is divided into 13 parts, with instruction as well as graphic examples. Includes Strategic Attacks, Tactical Dispositions, Battle Maneuvers, On the March, Terrain, The Nine Situations, Attack by Fire, etc.
- Additional Information
Item Code ARTWH Publisher Canterbury Classics Publish Date 2018 ISBN 9781684124299 Binding Hard Cover - No Dustjacket Dimensions 8x10 # Pages 128pg Color Full Color