Medieval History Resources – Part 2 of 2

Welcome to Medieval History Resources Part 2 of our journey through captivating medieval history resources! Building upon the intriguing discoveries of Medieval History Resources Part 1, we continue to unearth a trove of knowledge that illuminates the enigmatic world of the Middle Ages.

Sun Tzu’s 2500-years-old “Art of War”: Deception as a Fundamental Strategy

The ancient Chinese military strategist Sun Tzu, an honorific title meaning “Master Sun”, emphasized the importance of deception as a fundamental strategy in warfare. In his renowned work, “The Art of War,” he stressed the value of careful planning, intelligence gathering, creating illusions, feigning weaknesses, and exploiting the weaknesses of the enemy. His emphasis on flexibility, adaptability, and the strategic use of resources has made The Art of War a timeless masterpiece, still relevant in today’s world.