The Prince

«The Prince»

Niccolo Machiavelli

Category : management and business strategy

What is this summary about

The Prince was written by Niccolo Machiavelli in the 1500s. 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. It has continued to be a best seller in many languages.

About author:

Niccolo Machiavelli was an Italian political philosopher, musician, poet, and romantic comedic playwright. He is a figure of the Italian Renaissance and a central figure of its political component, most widely known for his treatises on realist political theory (The Prince) on the one hand and republicanism (Discourses on Livy) on the other.

Summary language: English

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