Selected Bibliography

The 48 Laws of Power - Robert Greene 2000


Selected Bibliography

Aesop. Fables of Aesop. Translated by S. A. Hanford. New York: Penguin

Books, 1954. Bloodworth, Dennis and Ching Ping. The Chinese Machiavelli. New York:

Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1976. Bowyer, J. Barton. Cheating: Deception in War and Magic, Games and Sports,

Sex and Religion, Business and Con Games, Politics and Espionage, Art and

Science. New York: St. Martin's Press, 1982. Castiglione, Baldesar. The Book of the Courtier. Translated by George Bull.

New York: Penguin Books, 1976. Clausewitz, Carl von. On War. Edited and translated by Michael Howard

and Peter Paret. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1976. Elias, Norbert. The Court Society. Translated by Edmund Jephcott. Oxford:

Basil Blackwell Publishers, 1983. de Francesco, Grete. The Power of the Charlatan. Translated by Miriam

Beard. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1939. Haley, Jay. The Power Tactics of Jesus Christ and Other Essays. New York:

W. W. Norton, 1989. Han-fei-tzu. The Complete Works of Han-fei-tzu. Translated by W. K. Liao.

2 volumes. London: Arthur Probsthain, 1959. Herodotus. The Histories. Translated by Aubrey de Selincourt. New York:

Penguin Books, 1987. Isaacson, Walter. Kissinger: A Biography. New York: Simon & Schuster, 1992. La Fontaine, Jean de. Selected Fables. Translated by James Michie. New

York: Penguin Books, 1982. Lenclos, Ninon de. Life, Letters and Epicurean Philosophy of Ninon de Lenclos,

The Celebrated Beauty of the 77th Century. Chicago: Lion Publishing Co.,

1903. Ludwig, Emil. Bismarck: The Story of a Fighter. Translated by Eden and

Cedar Paul. Boston: Little, Brown, 1928. Machiavelli, Niccolo. The Prince and The Discourses. Translated by Luigi

Ricci and Christian E. Detmold. New York: Modern Library, 1940. Mao Tse-tung. Selected Military Writings of Mao Tse-tung. Beijing: Foreign

Languages Press, 1963. Millan, Betty. Monstrous Regiment: Women Rulers in Men's Worlds. Windsor

Forest, Berks, U.K.: Kensal Press, 1983.

Montaigne, Michel de. The Complete Essays. Translated by M. A. Screech. New York: Penguin Books, 1987.

Mrazek, Col. James. The Art of Winning Wars. New York: Walker and Company, 1968.

Nash, Jay Robert. Hustlers and Con Men. New York: M. Evans and Co., 1976.

Nietzsche, Friedrich. The Birth of Tragedy and The Genealogy of Morals. Translated by Francis Golffing. Garden City: Doubleday Anchor Books, 1956.

Orieux, Jean. Talleyrand: The Art of Survival. Translated by Patricia Wolf. New York: Knopf, 1974.

Plutarch. Makers of Rome. Translated by Ian Scott-Kilvert. New York: Penguin Books, 1965.

. The Rise and Fall of Athens. Translated by Ian Scott-Kilvert. New York:

Penguin Books, 1960.

Rebhorn, Wayne A. Foxes and Lions: Machiavelli's Confidence Men. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 1988.

de Retz, Cardinal. Memoirs of Jean Francois Paul de Gondi, Cardinal de Retz. 2 vols. London: J. M. Dent & Sons, 1917.

Sadler, A. L. Cha-no-yu: The Japanese Tea Ceremony. Rudand, Vermont: Charles E. Tuttle Company, 1962.

Scharfstein, Ben-Ami. Amoral Politics. Albany: State University of New York Press, 1995.

Scheibe, Karl E. Mirrors, Masks, Lies and Secrets. New York: Praeger Publishers, 1979.

Schopenhauer, Arthur. The Wisdom of Life and Counsels and Maxims. Translated by T Bailey Saunders. Amherst, New York: Prometheus Books, 1995.

Senger, Harro von. The Book of Stratagems: Tactics for Triumph and Survival. Edited and translated by Myron B. Gubitz. New York: Penguin Books, 1991.

Siu, R. G. H. The Craft of Power. New York: John Wiley & Sons, 1979.

Sun-tzu. The Art of War. Translated by Thomas Cleary. Boston: Shambhala, 1988.

Thucydides. The History of the Peloponnesian War. Translated by Rex Warner. New York: Penguin Books, 1972.

Weil, “Yellow Kid.” The Con Game and 'Yellow Kid" Weil: The Autobiography of the Famous Con Artist as told toW.T. Brannon. New York: Dover Publications, 1974.

Zagorin, Perez. Ways of Lying: Dissimulation, Persecution and Conformity in Early Modern Europe. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1990.