He Zhenliang and China's Olympic Dream
This book was written by He Zhenliang's wife, Liang Lijuan,a senior journalist with People's Daily. He Zhenliang, known asChina's Mr. Olympics, is the honorary president of the ChineseOlympic Committee, former vice-president of the InternationalOlympic Committee and former deputy minister of the State SportCommission of China, the predecessorof the General Administration of Sport.A memoir of his personal life storiesand diplomatic experience in the fieldof sports, the volume provides detailedand accurate depictions of a number ofsignificant events in China's sportinghistory, especially those little knownepisodes, like the bidding of Chinafor the Olympic Games. Narrating thestories from 1955, when He Zhenlia-ng first took up sports, to 2001, whenChina's Olympic dream came true, thebook can be considered a biography ofChina's Mr. Olympics.
Sunzi: The Art of War Sun Bin: The Art of War
Written in late Spring and Autumn Period (770 - 476 B.C.), Sun-zi: The Art of War is the first comprehensive writing on the subjectof Chinese military strategy. It summarizes the military tactics andexperience of the Spring and Autumn Period and reveals the essenceand roles of military affairs, which exerts great influence on poli-tics, military affairs and the philosophies of later ages. The book iscommonly considered to be a "classicof warfare" and the writer, Sun Wu,is referred to as a "sage of warfare."Since the 17th century, different lan-guage versions have been publishedwith influence worldwide. ......