The Prince
by Niccolo Machiavelli and George Bull


Overview - Rejecting the traditional values of political theory, Machiavelli drew upon his own experiences of office in the turbulent Florentine republic to write his celebrated treatise on statecraft. While Machiavelli was only one of the many Florentine "prophets of force," he differed from the ruling elite in recognizing the complexity and fluidity of political life.  Read more...

 
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Overview
Rejecting the traditional values of political theory, Machiavelli drew upon his own experiences of office in the turbulent Florentine republic to write his celebrated treatise on statecraft. While Machiavelli was only one of the many Florentine "prophets of force," he differed from the ruling elite in recognizing the complexity and fluidity of political life.

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  • ISBN-13: 9780143036333
  • ISBN-10: 0143036335
  • Publisher: Penguin Books
  • Publish Date: September 2005
  • Page Count: 128
  • Reading Level: Ages 18-UP
  • Dimensions: 7.06 x 4.42 x 0.34 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 0.22 pounds

Series: Great Ideas

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