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The prince

Author: Niccolò Machiavelli; W K Marriott
Publisher: London : Collins Classics, 2011.
Series: Collins classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : [New edition.
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At the end of an industrious political career in conflict-riven Italy, the Florentine diplomat Niccolo Machiavelli composed his masterpiece "The Prince," a classic study of power and politics, and a manual of ruthlessness for any ambitious ruler. Controversial in his own time, the work made Machiavelli's name a byword for manipulative scheming, and had an impact on such major figures as Napoleon and Frederick the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Early works
Early works to 1800
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Niccolò Machiavelli; W K Marriott
ISBN: 9780007420070 0007420072
OCLC Number: 727106238
Language Note: Translated from the Italian.
Description: vii, 146 pages ; 18 cm.
Series Title: Collins classics.
Responsibility: Niccolo Machiavelli; [translated by William K. Marriott].

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