The Art of War by Sun Zi

Offering ancient wisdom on how to use skill, cunning, tactics and discipline to outwit your opponent, this 2000 year old military manual is still worshipped by soldiers on the battlefield and managers in the boardroom as the ultimate guide to winning.

The 44th greatest nonfiction book of all time

This book is on the following lists:

  1. - The New Lifetime Reading Plan (The New Lifetime Reading Plan)
  2. - Great Books (The Learning Channel)
  3. - Best Books Ever (
  4. - Select 100 (University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee)
  5. - The Bigger Read List (English PEN)