We want your feedback!
Click here
cover image of The Art of War

The Art of War

The Oldest Military Treatise in the World

by Sun Tzu Author · Lionel Giles Translator


Sign up to save your library

With an OverDrive account, you can save your favorite libraries for at-a-glance information about availability. Find out more about OverDrive accounts.

   Not today

Inspiring countless business, political and military leaders (Napoleon, Mao Zedong and General MacArthur among them), The Art of War is a Chinese military treatise by Sun Tzu from the 6th century BC. Its 13 chapters are each dedicated to an aspect of warfare. Praised as a definitive work on the art of strategy and tactic, The Art of War now finds its greatest application in the world of business and management.

Publication Details

Duke Classics


  • OverDrive Read
  • Adobe PDF eBook 523.7 KB
  • Adobe EPUB eBook 164.1 KB
  • Open PDF eBook 523.3 KB
  • Open EPUB eBook 162.3 KB
The Art of War
Copy and paste the code into your website.