The Art of War


Read by Moira Fogarty

(4.5 stars; 7244 reviews)

"The Art of War is a Chinese military treatise written during the 6th century BC by Sun Tzu. Composed of 13 chapters, each of which is devoted to one aspect of warfare, it has long been praised as the definitive work on military strategies and tactics of its time. The Art of War is one of the oldest and most famous studies of strategy and has had a huge influence on both military planning and beyond. The Art of War has also been applied, with much success, to business and managerial strategies." (summary from Wikipedia)

(1 hr 12 min)

Chapters

01 - Laying Plans / 02 - Waging War 8:26 Read by Moira Fogarty
03 - Attack By Stratagem / 04 - Tactical Dispositions 7:45 Read by Moira Fogarty
05 - Energy / 06 - Weak Points and Strong 10:36 Read by Moira Fogarty
07 - Maneuvering / 08 - Variation in Tactics 8:50 Read by Moira Fogarty
09 - The Army on the March / 10 - Terrain 14:42 Read by Moira Fogarty
11 - The Nine Situations 12:56 Read by Moira Fogarty
12 - The Attack By Fire / 13 - The Use of Spies 8:59 Read by Moira Fogarty

Reviews

powerful

(5 stars)

I have used the teachings in this book for business, friends and even chess. this man was extremely wise.

great read

(5 stars)

my imagination runs wild as I think about legendary Chinese wars.

pride, honor & dignity

(5 stars)

i owe my life to the good general.

holds up

(5 stars)

This title holds up, definitely can find a way to utilize some of the teachings in this book in real life endeavors. Without the bloodshed. But dynamic book, read fantastically.

reaally good

(4 stars)

she is reading fluently and it is understandable enough for me. only thing which bothers me a few words but it can be because of my english level.

classic x llegir en. conflictes...

(5 stars)

es millor que guerras actuals saber el quw i el com de totes parts i otigens per no tenir o guanyar sense guerra...armes

One of Only Two Books You Need to Read

(5 stars)

A timeless classic work of wisdom. This work is full of concepts applicable to life, business, law, and love.

(4 stars)

I had read another translation and it appears that some parts have been omitted in this translation. Otherwise, this translation is clear and easy to follow.