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The Warrior's Apprentice: Sun Tzu's The Art of War as Your First Guide to Competitive Strategy [NOOK Book]

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Winner of the Independent Publishers Book Award, Youth Nonfiction.

The Art of War for young adults. This ebook contains the only award-winning translation of Sun Tzu's The Art of War (not the incomplete public domain versions) and an line-by-line explanation for using these methods of meeting everyday challenges of young adults in school or moving into the job market. Each ...
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The Warrior's Apprentice: Sun Tzu's The Art of War as Your First Guide to Competitive Strategy

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Overview

Winner of the Independent Publishers Book Award, Youth Nonfiction.

The Art of War for young adults. This ebook contains the only award-winning translation of Sun Tzu's The Art of War (not the incomplete public domain versions) and an line-by-line explanation for using these methods of meeting everyday challenges of young adults in school or moving into the job market. Each stanza of the original work is followed by a stanza translating the military terms into strategic concepts people can use every day.

The book is a simple introduction to the concepts of Sun Tzu's strategy of winning without conflict. It contains an Preface and Introduction explaining the underlying philosophy of Sun Tzu's competitive system and a glossary of the main Chinese concepts.

NOT BASED ON PUBLIC DOMAIN ENGLISH TRANSLATIONS, which are consider fragmentary by today's standards. Contains Gary Gagliardi's 2001 award-winning translation of Sun Tzu, one of the few complete translation of the work, and the only one used as the basis of translation of Sun Tzu in other languages.
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Product Details

  • BN ID: 2940013936157
  • Publisher: Science of Strategy Institute
  • Publication date: 3/6/2012
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • File size: 729 KB

Meet the Author

Gary Gagliardi is a multiple award-winning author, successful high-tech entrepreneur, an internationally-known strategic trainer, and America's leading authority on the ancient Chinese system of Sun Tzu.

Among his accomplishments are:

- Authoring over two dozen books on technology, business, marketing, and self-help, with ten of his books winning award recognition in eleven different non-fiction categories,
- Appearing as a strategy expert on hundreds of radio and TV shows all across the country,
- Building an Inc. 500 accounting software company with offices across the U.S. and in Europe,
- Having his books have been translated into a dozen different languages and published around the world,
- Speaking all over the world and training the employees of some of the world's largest organizations in competitive strategy, including the organizations listed on the far right hand column.
- Winning a lifetime certification in computer data-processing from ICCP, and is an alumnus of the Harvard Graduate School of Business.
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