The Prince (Reader's Library Classics) (Paperback)

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The lion cannot guard himself from the toils, nor the fox from wolves. A Prince must therefore be a fox to discern toils, and a lion to drive off wolves.

The modern-day term "Machiavellian" is used to describe deception, dishonesty, and cruelty to meet a goal. The Prince by Niccol Machiavelli was written as a guide for autocrats on how to govern using means that were meant to deceive and manipulate a government's constituency-to the extent of advocating the use of evil for political expediency.

In this classic work, the end justifies the means reigns paramount to Machiavelli's system of government.

Product Details
ISBN: 9781954839274
ISBN-10: 1954839278
Publisher: Reader's Library Classics
Publication Date: December 22nd, 2021
Pages: 108
Language: English