Karl von Clausewitz (1780-1831)

All links verified on or after March 14, 2017
List of Works
[On War]   [Principles of War]  

On War (pub. 1932) [GBF,HTR]
On War was a draft manuscript under revision at Clausewitz' death; his wife completed revision of the maniscript and had it published. The original publication was of books I-III only, hence I have not treated the English excerpts as "fragments" for coding purposes.
  • HTML (Multi-page, indexed) at the Clausewitz Home Page (Translated by Colonel J.J. Graham)
  • Multi-format (HTML, EPUB, Kindle, Text) at Project Gutenberg (Translated by Colonel J.J. Graham)
  • German HTML (Multi-page, indexed; complete books I-VIII) at Projekt Gutenberg DE
  • German HTML (Multi-page, indexed) at the Clausewitz Home Page

    Available at Amazon.Com:
  • Paperback edition titled The Book of War, including Sun Tzu's The Art of War and Karl von Clausewitz' On War (Modern Library, 2000, 973 pg).
  • Paperback edition, edited by Anatol Rapoport (Viking, 1983, 973 pg).
[Top of page]

Principles of War (1912)
A precursor to his later (and more comprehensive) work On War.
  • HTML (Single page, 86 KB) at the Clausewitz Home Page (Translated by Hans Gatzke)
[Top of page]

Tirukkural (c. 400?-100? BC)
Letter to Herodotus (c. 306-270 BC)
Letter to Menoeceus (c. 306-270 BC)
Letter to Pythocles (c. 306-270 BC)
Fables (Aesop) (c. 300 BC)
Elements of Geometry (c. 300 BC)
Letter to Idomeneus (c. 270 BC)
On Conoids and Spheroids (c. 250?-212 BC)
On the Equilibrium of Planes (c. 250?-212 BC)
On Floating Bodies (c. 250?-212 BC)
Lemmas (c. 250?-212 BC)
On the Measurement of the Circle (c. 250?-212 BC)
On the Method of Mechanical Problems (c. 250?-212 BC)
On the Quadrature of the Parabola (c. 250?-212 BC)
The Sand-Reckoner (c. 250?-212 BC)
On Sphere and Cylinder (c. 250?-212 BC)
On Spirals (c. 250?-212 BC)
On Conic Sections (c. 240 BC)
The Yoga Sutras (c. 150 BC)
Orations (Cicero) (between 81-43 BC)
Letters (Cicero) (between 68-43 BC)
The Gallic War (58-50 BC)
The Civil Wars (50-47 BC)
On the Nature of Things (c. 50 BC)
The Alexandrian War (47 BC)
The African War (46 BC)
The Spanish War (45 BC)
Laelius on Friendship (or, de Amicitia) (44 BC)
On Old Age (or, De Senectute) (44 BC)
Eclogues (37 BC)
Satires (Horace) (35-30 BC)
Epodes (Horace) (c. 30 BC)
History of Rome (c. 30? BC-AD 17?)
Georgics (29 BC)
The Art of Poetry (or, Ars Poetica) (23-20 BC)
Odes (Horace) (23-12 BC)
Epistles (Horace) (c. 20 BC)
The Aeneid (19 BC)
The Secular Hymn (or, Carmen Saeculare) (c. 17 BC)
Amores (c. 10? BC)
The Art of Beauty (c. 5? BC)
Cures for Love (c. 5? BC)
Heroides (c. 5? BC)
The Art of Love (3 BC)
S
H
O
W

I
N
D
E
X
Links to other Great Books sites Feedback, suggestions, criticisms - what did you think of the site? Latest updates to the site Help with site symbols and navigation