The Art of War by Baron De Jomini was considered by most military experts at the time of the Civil War to be the most definitive work on strategy and warfare. Even today, it is highly regarded as a seminal work in the development of strategy.
All active titles published by Pagoda Press, El Paso Norte Press, and Special Edition Books are now available for printing on demand on the Espresso Book Machine network internationally. Jason Epstein, long-time editorial director of Random House’s trade book division, is the chairman and intellectual visionary of the enterprise. His dream is that every book […]
A rare book is a treasure that is meant to be preserved for your lifetime and beyond. Building your own personal library is a way to conserve a cultural heritage and create a lasting legacy for future generations. These books cannot be easily replaced, and it is vitally important that you understand how to take […]
Among the innumerable treasures the Nazis stole from Europe during World War II was a collection of books displayed at the Spinoza Museum in Rijnsburg, Holland. Compared with the Rembrandts and Vermeers nearby, these antique volumes weren’t particularly valuable, but the Nazi officer assigned to carry out this little act of plunder said the books […]
Just one year ago, Chinese leaders were still very assertive and eagerly bragging about China’s various achievements through state propaganda apparatuses. These included the documentary film “Amazing China” that opened across the nation in March this year, the notion repeatedly pitched by mainland officialdom that the Belt and Road Initiative is saving the world economy,… […]
With presentations ranging from “Anatomy of a Phish” to “Sun Tzu’s Art of War Applied to Cyber Operations,” AvengerCon has tripled in size in just 3 years. The hacker-style convention, hosted by the 781st Military Intelligence Battalion Nov. 26-27 at Fort George G. Meade’s McGill Training Center, was open to all service members, DoD civilians and […]
A conversation with C.C. Tsai, a Chinese artist and illustrator of Sunzi’s classic “The Art of War” (Princeton University Press, 2018), translated into English by Brian Bruya. When C.C. Tsai decided to adapt Sunzi’s “The Art of War” into a more contemporary format more than 30 years ago, his ambition was to breathe new […]