Title: The Prince (Penguin Classics)
Binding: Paper Back
Book Condition: New
Publisher: Penguin Classics February 2003
0140449159 / 9780140449150
Seller ID: 20100729175753
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.