Be Like the Fox: Machiavelli in His World. Erica Benner
ISBN: 9780393355819 | 384 pages | 10 Mb
Be Like the Fox: Machiavelli in His World Erica Benner
Publisher: Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.
Marks54 said: The author recently published a biography of Machiavelli which I very much enjoyed. One awaits Martin Luther: Servant of the Pope with a certain sense of fatality. A “captivating biography of Italian philosopher and playwright”*—Niccolò Machiavelli. Machiavelli's Prince has 9 ratings and 1 review. Since the publication of The Prince five centuries ago, Machiavelli has been associated with political amorality. Destination Casablanca: Exile, Espionage, and the Battle for North Africa in World War II — Meredith Hindley. But that characterization is unfair. Https://networks.h-net.org/node/ 1883/pages/171418/new-book-be-fox-machiavelli-his-world. His name has become synonymous with cynical scheming and the selfish pursuit of power, but the real Machiavelli, says Miles Unger, was a deeply humane and perceptive writer whose Be Like the Fox: Machiavelli In His World. October: The Story of the Russian Revolution — China Miéville. Amazon.com: Be Like the Fox: Machiavelli in His World (Audible Audio Edition): Erica Benner, Karen Saltus, LLC Gildan Media: Books. Demonising Machiavelli does no justice to the complexity of his life and work, though idealising him isn't the answer either. The dramatic, myth-shattering story of how Machiavelli - arguably the most misunderstood thinker of all time - fought to change his corrupt world. New Book - Be Like the Fox: Machiavelli In HisWorld. Even so, Be Like the Fox is a valuable demolition-and-salvage job, fluently written and unshowily erudite. The Souls of China: The Return of Religion After Mao — Ian Johnson. Be Like the Fox: Machiavelli in His World — Erica Benner.
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