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Tuesday, 27 December 2011

Inspirational People: 1 Sun Tzu

Sun Wu,  or more commonly known as Sun Tzu or Sunzi, was an ancient Chinese Military general, strategist and philosopher, who is traditionaly believed and most likely author of the book "The Art of War"

The  book itself has been considered very influential ancient Chinese book, mostly based around military strategy is highly popular even now in the most modern of times.

Sun Tzu has had a significant impact on Chinese and Asian history culture, both as an author of The Art of War  and through the stories told about his life and the feats he achieved.

During both the 19th and 20th centuries, The Art of War has grown immensely in popularity through both the Western and Eastern cultures, influencing culture and politics as well having a large amount of precedent in businesses.




15 comments:

  1. Awesome page. You got some great tastes.

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  2. the art of war is awesome indeed

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  3. Interesting information on a great man
    followed :D

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  4. Did anyway play the Total War game with the mod with this guy?

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  5. Really cool! I heard about this guy, but I never was sure about what he did. I'd want to read the art of war because war strategy is very interesting to me! Thanks for the post!

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  6. The Art of War, truly a classic!

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  7. Sun Tzu and his "The Art of War" is one of the most inspirational things I've ever read :D

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  8. To be honest, I once owned The Art of War, and it sat unread on my coffee table for months. I'm not sure if it made me look intelligent or pretentious.

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  9. Sun Tzu and his "The Art of War" definetly made me want to join the army

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  10. Love these kind of stories. I'm looking for new books so this one should be nice.

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  11. I've read the Art of War several times. It's a must read. I never knew the background on the author before though. Thanks!

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  12. The Art of War is fantastic. Great choice.

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  13. Its pretty interesting things.

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