Strategy Safari

Strategy Safari
A Guided Tour Through The Wilds of Strategic Management
Published by Free Press
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Strategy Safari, the international bestseller on business strategy by leading management thinker Henry Mintzberg and his colleagues Bruce Ahlstrand and Joseph Lampel, is widely considered a classic work in the field.

No other book synthesizes the entire history and evolution of strategic management in so lively and entertaining a fashion. Since the initial publication of Strategy Safari, managers, consultants, and academics all over the world have found this book an indispensable and delightful tool—it has been translated into more than ten languages, including Chinese, Russian, and French, and has been used in top MBA programs worldwide.

Strategy Safari makes sense of a field that often seems to make no sense. Mintzberg, Ahlstrand, and Lampel pair their sweeping vision of strategy making with an authoritative catalog in which they identify ten schools of strategy that have emerged over the past four decades.

Why struggle through the vast, confusing terrain of strategy formation? With clarity and depth, Strategy Safari maps the strategic landscape and facilitates intelligent, informed strategy formation.


"Read the book. Let Henry Mintzberg, Bruce Ahlstrand, and Joseph Lampel guide you on an enlightening and entertaining excursion through the field of strategy making." — Lawrence Bennigson, Senior Fellow of the Executive Development Center of the Harvard Business School

"Strategy Safari makes a convincing case for juggling several approaches at once. This book furnishes the complete toolset for every manager involved in strategy formation." — Report on Business
Paperback | 416 pages | $20.00 USD | 6 x 1.2 x 9 inches | 978-0743270571 | June 6, 2005