The Question and Answer section for The Prince is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
The Prince by Nicolo Machiavelli has been used by leaders both past and present. Machiavelli used it as a critique of the government of Florence. Machiavelli's work was advice to a prince about how he should handle his affairs. Machiavelli stated...
Machiavelli dedicated The Prince to Lorenzo di Piero de’ Medici, who was ruler of Italy. Medici was the prince.
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