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KAUTILYA'S ARTHASHASTRA

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From Kautilya Arthashastra, translated by R. Shamasastry, Bangalore Government Press 1915

Table of Contents:

  1. Concerning Discipline

  2. The Duties of Government Superintendents

  3. Concerning Law

  4. The Removal of Thorns

  5. The Conduct of Courtiers

  6. The Source of Sovereign States

  7. The End of the Six-Fold Policy

  8. Concerning Vices and Calamities

  9. The Work of an Invader

  10. Relating to War

  11. The Conduct of Corporations

  12. Concerning a Powerful Enemy

  13. Strategic Means to Capture a Fortress

  14. Secret Means

  15. The Plan of a Treatise
     

 

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