October 2016 Non-fiction Berkeley Books

Sun Tzu's The Art of War: Bilingual Edition - Complete Chinese and English Text Sun Tzu, John Minford, Lionel Giles, foreword by John Minford, translated by Lionel Giles

Sun Tzu's The Art of War: Bilingual Edition - Complete Chinese and English Text
Sun Tzu, John Minford, Lionel Giles, foreword by John Minford, translated by Lionel Giles


Paperback | The Complete Edition. English and Chinese Bilingual Edition | Mar 2017 | Tuttle Publishing | 9780804848206 | 256pp | 190x127mm | GEN | AUD$16.99
Hardback (B501) | Sep 2008 | Tuttle Publishing | 9780804839440 | 256pp | 190x127mm | GEN | AUD$19.99

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.

This edition also marks the first time Giles' translation has been converted to Hanyu Pinyin—the standard Chinese romanization system.