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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 3 - besiege walled cities

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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 3 - Planning attacks

The rule is, not to besiege walled cities if it can possibly be avoided. ...

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(AWAP) Art of War v. Art of Pool - Chapter 9 - envoys compliments

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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

When envoys are sent with compliments in their mouths ...

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(AWAP) Art of War v. Art of Pool - Chapter 7 - near the goal

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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 7 - Maneuvering

To be near the goal while the enemy is still far from it ...

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(AWAP) Art of War v. Art of Pool - Chapter 9 - army is suffering

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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

When the soldiers stand leaning on their spears, they are faint from want of food.

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(AWAP) Art of War v. Art of Pool - Chapter 11 - decisive battle

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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

accommodate yourself to the enemy until you can fight a decisive battle. ...

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(AWAP) Art of War v. Art of Pool - Chapter 12 - forward move

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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 12 - Attack by fire

If it is to your advantage, make a forward move ...

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(AWAP) Art of War v. Art of Pool - Chapter 11 - values most

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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

Attack what he values most. ...

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(AWAP) Art of War v. Art of Pool - Chapter 9 - violent language

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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

Violent language and driving forward as if to the attack ...

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(AWAP) Art of War v. Art of Pool - Chapter 6 - holding out advantages

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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

By holding out advantages to him, he can cause the enemy to approach ...

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(AWAP) Art of War v. Art of Pool - Chapter 5 - deceitful appearances

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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 5 - Energy

Thus one who is skillful at keeping the enemy on the move maintains deceitful appearances, ...

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