The Prince, Niccolo Machiavelli
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The Prince

Author: Niccolo Machiavelli

Narrator: George Bull

Unabridged: 3 hr 50 min

Format: Digital Audiobook

Publisher: Highbridge Audio

Published: 04/15/2007

Genre: Political Science - History & Theory

Synopsis

'This political science classic still has the power to shock, just as it did when first published almost five hundred years ago. Fritz Weaver reads in an appropriately detached manner, for it is this air of objectivity regarding the ruthless pursuit of political power that has made Machiavelli's name synonymous with evil. This quality recording begins and ends with ceremonial music, which sets the right tone for a treatise directed to royalty. A masterpiece of prophecy, psychological insight, and forceful prose, The Prince is a classic of realpolitik, stunningly relevant to our times.

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