The horse race

The horse race

based on the ancient Chinese classic "Tian Ji's horse race"

Book - 2009 | Chinese
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This is a modern-day adaptation of "Tian Ji's Horse Race," an allegorical tale first recorded by the historian Sima Qian. In the Chinese Kingdom of Qi, between 356 and 320 B.C., the king challenges a high ranking officer, Tian Ji, to a horse race. The competition highlights the issues of ethics and strategy that arise when a stronger opponent is pitted against a weaker one.
Publisher: Lynden, WA : J.M. Entrikin Pub. ; Chicago, Ill. : Distributed by Independent Publishers Group, 2009.
Edition: 1st illustrated ed.
ISBN: 9789740513841
Characteristics: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 21 x 26 cm.
Alternative Title: Tian Ji's horse race.


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