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The Prince Paperback – 15 March 1995

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  • Paperback: 448 pages
  • Publisher: Hackett Publishing; Edition Unstated edition (15 March 1995)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0872203166
  • ISBN-13: 978-0872203167
  • Product Dimensions: 12.7 x 0.6 x 21.6 cm
  • Boxed-product Weight: 90.7 g
  • Customer Reviews: 4.3 out of 5 stars53 customer ratings

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"The translation is lively and readable and makes the pithy, bracing, and forceful aspects of Machiavelli's thought accessible to nonspecialists."
--Michael C. Downs, Indiana University

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"The best edition of The Prince that I have ever read. Wootton's translation is lively and easy to read, and his introduction is provocative and engaging."
--Angelo Louisa, University of Nebraska, Omaha

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<DIV>David Wootton is Anniversary Professor of History, University of York.</DIV>

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5.0 out of 5 stars Machiavelli still relevant
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