art of war

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The art of war, then, is governed by five constant factors, to be taken into account in one's deliberations, when seeking to determine the conditions obtaining in the field.
And is the art of war one of those arts in which she can or can not share?
I had trained them in military discipline and in so much of the art of war as I had gleaned from extensive read-ing of the campaigns of Napoleon, Von Moltke, Grant, and the ancients.
"But what practice in the art of war has a people which nature has thus protected from attack?" asked Tara of Helium, who had liked the young jed's answer to her previous question, but yet in whose mind persisted a vague conviction of the possible effeminacy of her companion, induced, doubtless, by the magnificence of his trappings and weapons which carried a suggestion of splendid show rather than grim utility.
"Women and the Art of War" will help you consider what you want to achieve and why you want to achieve it.
Written in China more than 2,000 years ago, Sun Tzu's classic The Art of War is the first known study of the planning and conduct of military operations.
Combs (2000) examined the rhetoric of parsimony in the Art of War. He indicated that the "Principles of military strategy can be used as a source of metaphors for rhetoric because warfare and rhetoric are both philosophically based arts" (p.
Art of War will have three team members on the fight card, Adam Fugitt, Ray Hill and Asa Carlile.
"ART of WAR" features a variety of Greek helmet types including the austere Illyrian, elegant Chalcidian and iconic Corinthian types.
He was in fact a true polymath, a man who mastered various fields of knowledge and pioneered by writing an original treatise on naval strategy, Art of War at Sea.
In the case of the South China Sea territorial dispute, Raiu explained that the battle to get as much information of the plans and strategies of some claimant-countries could be motivated by the "Art of War" philosophy that highlights the importance of spying in order to win a war.
NEW YORK -- A new audiobook recording of Sun Tzu's ''The Art of War'' will soon be available with the perfect narrator -- the scheming royal adviser Littlefinger from ''Game of Thrones.''