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Excerpts from “The Art of War v. The Art of Pool” book. How to use strategy and tactics to win more games.

(AWAP) Art of War v. Art of Pool - Chapter 9 - fight to the death

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At it's most basic, the pool table is a small battlefield. An excerpt from "The Art of War" is provided with how it applies to the competition between opponents.

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Chapter 9 - Maneuvers

you may know that they are determined to fight to the death ...

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(AWAP) Art of War v. Art of Pool - Chapter 12 - making attacks with fire

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Chapter 12 - Attack by fire

There is a proper season for making attacks with fire, ...

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(AWAP) Art of War v. Art of Pool - Chapter 11 - do not overtax

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At it's most basic, the pool table is a small battlefield. An excerpt from "The Art of War" is provided with how it applies to the competition between opponents.

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Chapter 11 - The nine situations

Carefully study the well-being of your men, and do not overtax them ...

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(AWAP) Art of War v. Art of Pool - Chapter 6 - coming of the enemy

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Chapter 6 - Weakness and strength

Whoever is first in the field and awaits the coming of the enemy ...

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(AWAP) Art of War v. Art of Pool - Chapter 5 - combined energy

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Chapter 5 - Energy

The clever combatant looks to the effect of combined energy, ...

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(AWAP) Art of War v. Art of Pool - Chapter 6 - conceal dispositions

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At it's most basic, the pool table is a small battlefield. An excerpt from "The Art of War" is provided with how it applies to the competition between opponents.

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Chapter 6 - Weakness and strength

conceal your dispositions ...

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(AWAP) Art of War v. Art of Pool - Chapter 11 - skillful tactician

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At it's most basic, the pool table is a small battlefield. An excerpt from "The Art of War" is provided with how it applies to the competition between opponents.

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Chapter 11 - The nine situations

The skillful tactician may be likened to the shuai-jan. Now the shuai-jan is a snake ...

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(AWAP) Art of War v. Art of Pool - six kinds of terrain

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At it's most basic, the pool table is a small battlefield. An excerpt from "The Art of War" is provided with how it applies to the competition between opponents.

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Chapter 10 - Terrain

We may distinguish six kinds of terrain ...

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(AWAP) Art of War v. Art of Pool - Chapter 11 - skillful leaders

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At it's most basic, the pool table is a small battlefield. An excerpt from "The Art of War" is provided with how it applies to the competition between opponents.

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Chapter 11 - The nine situations

Those who were called skillful leaders of old knew how to drive a wedge between the enemy’s front and rear ...

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(AWAP) Art of War v. Art of Pool - Chapter 9 - troops march

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At it's most basic, the pool table is a small battlefield. An excerpt from "The Art of War" is provided with how it applies to the competition between opponents.

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Chapter 9 - Maneuvers

If the enemy’s troops march up angrily and remain facing yours for a long time ...

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