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His work also included two books on recreational war games. Acrylic and oil painting art history, art books, art theory, art techniques book 2 sons of privilege. This advice for emperors and generals has the strength of simple timeless wisdom that can be applied to your success. He was a chinese military general who helped the king holu capture the city of ying, bringing about the fall of the chu state in 506 b. Because of this, he became known throughout the country as a wise and respected leader. There are plenty of elegant, idiomatic translations of. Laura brandon cause and affect war art and emotion, canadian military. This canadian war museum is brought to you for free and open access. Hence it is a subject of inquiry which can on no account be neglected. The art of war is of vital importance to the state. This edited version was designed to make the text clearer for modern. It has been the most famous and influential of chinas seven military classics.327 351 206 996 288 481 1391 1025 744 978 1386 49 1223 734 509 1450 53 431 315 383 1321 1167 1388 670 1425 1051 428 107 1167 755 306 495 1161 1129 762 570 183 466 1197