The Prince (Special Student Edition)

The Prince (Special Student Edition)

by Niccolo Machiavelli
3.7 119
ISBN-10:
1936594455
ISBN-13:
9781936594450
Pub. Date:
07/15/2011
Publisher:
Tribeca Books
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The Prince (Special Student Edition)

The Prince is a classic book that explores the attainment, maintenance, and utilization of political power in the western world. Machiavelli wrote The Prince to demonstrate his skill in the art of the state, presenting advice on how a prince might acquire and hold power.
Machiavelli defended the notion of rule by force rather than by law. Accordingly, The Prince seems to rationalize a number of actions done solely to perpetuate power. It is an examination of power-its attainment, development, and successful use.

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ISBN-13: 9781936594450
Publisher: Tribeca Books
Publication date: 07/15/2011
Pages: 140
Product dimensions: 5.98(w) x 9.02(h) x 0.33(d)

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The Prince (Signet Classics Edition) 3.7 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 119 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
This translation is so difficult to read I almost gave up after 40 pages. Sentence structure is awkward and it reads like an English translation made by a non-native English speaker. There are better translations of this book. I do not recommend this one.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Loved it..
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I appreciate the advice given, but the method of turning it into an ebook left it with many errors that could have fairly easily been fixed with some editing.
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