Please note: This is a companion to the book and not the original book.
Guide to Niccolò Machiavelli's The Prince.
The Prince (1532) is a guide to success in statecraft for heads of state, whom author Niccolò Machiavelli refers to as "princes" throughout the text. Machiavelli argues that princes should cultivate the appearance of virtue, but that they should be willing to abandon kindness, mercy, and honesty as needed in order to retain and expand their power....
Inside this companion:
- Overview of the book
- Key insights from the book
- Important people
- Author's style and perspective
- Intended Audience