Chinese Military Theory


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Author  Chen-Ya Tien
Publisher  Mosaic Press (NY)
Publication Date   January 1, 1992
ISBN  0889624224
Pages  319

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This is a pioneering work. It includes extensive analysis and discussion of ancient Chinese military theories right up to modern and contemporary times. The author argues that Chinese military theory is closely related to the socio-economic conditions of Chinese society. He bases the historical and contemporary analysis on primary documents and a thorough and complete search of all available materials. The author also locates Chinese military theory in the present strategic situation of Shine and speculates about the direction and future of China's development.

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