The prince niccol machiavelli 12 mercenaries part ii other aspects of political power chapter 12 different kinds of armies mercenaries now that i have ogiven a detailed account of the kinds of principality that i set out to discuss ohave paid some attention to the causes of their flourishing or failing and. Review the prince by niccol machiavellias i read it i couldnt help wondering which of our own leaders have read it and which have not says nicholas lezard. In the process of working on my book and this site the municipal machiavelli and the subsequent revision machiavelli for mayors coming in 2017 i had the pleasure and sometimes drudgery of working through many translations from the 1640 version by dacres to the recent 2009 version by tim parks i often had numerous editions open . Translators come to the prince with prejudices one is tempted to play to the readers expectations laying on machiavellis supposed cynicism at the expense of the texts surprising subtlety when translating the prince rightly or wrongly i fell for the challenge of looking for every possible way to make the sentences sharp and direct while delivering exactly the sense of the original . The prince ebook written by niccolo machiavelli tim parks read this book using google play books app on your pc android ios devices download for offline reading highlight bookmark or take notes while you read the prince
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