The Art of War for Dating: Master Sun Tzu's Tactics to Win Over Women [NOOK Book]

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For centuries, man has studied the ancient art of war before heading into battle--obsessively planning, strategically theorizing, and meticulously executing. If only he did that before trying to pick up women.

Just as they turn to Sun Tzu's honored text for military guidance, they can sharpen their dating skills by adapting the good general's advice. But since every guy hitting the bar on Saturday night isn't a seasoned warrior, this book has done the heavy lifting. By ...

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The Art of War for Dating: Master Sun Tzu's Tactics to Win Over Women

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Overview

For centuries, man has studied the ancient art of war before heading into battle--obsessively planning, strategically theorizing, and meticulously executing. If only he did that before trying to pick up women.

Just as they turn to Sun Tzu's honored text for military guidance, they can sharpen their dating skills by adapting the good general's advice. But since every guy hitting the bar on Saturday night isn't a seasoned warrior, this book has done the heavy lifting. By dissecting Sun Tzu's original text, extracting his core wisdom, and applying it to picking up women, this book teaches you how to win the battle of the sexes.

A woman might not be an enemy to conquer--but she is a prize to win over.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781440511745
  • Publisher: F+W Media
  • Publication date: 12/18/2010
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 224
  • Sales rank: 672,248
  • File size: 666 KB

Meet the Author

Eric Rogell is the guy behind TheBachelorGuy.com, the go-to resource foreveryday men who want to distinguish themselves from the herd and elevatethemselves above Neanderthal status, without going so far as to apply spraytanner before bed. He's a much decorated veteran of the dating war and hasbeen captured by the enemy—twice. (Fortunately he escaped both times.)

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Table of Contents

Introduction xi

Chapter 1 Laying Plans 1

Men who learn these factors that govern all warfare will be victorious.

Those who don't will go home alone. Again.

Chapter 2 On Waging War 17

Are you prepared to do what it takes to win? This babe-baiting boot camp will make sure you are.

Chapter 3 The Sheathed Sword 33

This isn't about how to "wrap your weapon" ... it's about the art of deflecting her defenses and winning the battle without ever having to draw your sword.

Chapter4 Tactics 49

These strategic tactics will put you "beyond the possibility of defeat"-or at least help you get past her Bitch Shield.

Chapter 5 Energy 61

Sun Tzu said, "The good fighter will be terrible in his onset, and prompt in his decision." She's standing in front of you, waiting. This isn't the time to half-ass it.

Chapter 6 Weak Points and Strong 79

"Just as water retains no constant shape, so in warfare there are no constant conditions." Learn to turn weak points into strong and realize that to talk her off her feet, you need to think on yours.

Chapter 7 Maneuvering 93

Don't play Russian Roulette with your bits and pieces. To find the right girl, start thinking "attract" and stop thinking "Pursue."

Chapters 8 Variation of Tactics 111

Things don't always go as planned. You need to stay sharp and flexible, and know how to deal with ever-shifting circumstances along with Cockblockers, Mother Hens, White Knights, and Drunken Morons.

Chapter 9 The Army on the March 121

Sounds obvious, but in order to meet women, you have to go where they are. Here's your road map-and a checklist to make sure your base camp is ready for some overnight maneuvers.

Chapter 10 Terrain 133

Even the best warriors meet up with resistance. Here's how to overcome the most common types of resistance she'll put up in the field.

Chapter 11 The Nine Situations 149

Sun Tzu noticed specific situations to be aware of and leverage for victory. Learn to deal with these and you'll never get caught with your pants down-until it's time to get caught with your pants down.

Chapter 12 Attack by Fire 165

When Sun Tzu felt the situation called for something a little more bad ass than arrows, he'd break out fire. Use the following seriously insidious tips, tricks, and tactics as your fire.

Chapter 13 The Use of Spies 181

James Bond used Pussy Galore. And you should too.

Conclusion 189

Glossary 191

Index 197

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  • Posted June 12, 2011

    Worst book ever

    I have not read any more worst book about dating than this one. The only that you can do buying this book is losing $10 and nothing more. Please save your money and your time. And honestly is nothing-nothing good that I can say about this book.

    3 out of 4 people found this review helpful.

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