The Prince

Description

Here is the world's most famous master plan for seizing and holding power. Astonishing in its candor "The Prince" even today remains a disturbingly realistic and prophetic work on what it takes to be a prince . . . a king . . . a president. When, in 1512, Machiavelli was removed from his post in his beloved Florence, he resolved to set down a treatise on leadership that was practical, not idealistic. . . "The Prince" . . .has become essential reading for every student of government, and is the ultimate book on power politics.

Details

Author(s)
Niccolo Machiavelli
Format
Paperback | 80 pages
Dimensions
4 x 208 x 5.08mm | 68.04g
Publication date
21 Sep 1992
Publisher
Dover Publications Inc.
Publication City/Country
New York, United States
Language
English
Edition
New edition
Edition statement
New edition
ISBN10
0486272745
ISBN13
9780486272740
Bestsellers rank
246