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Niccolò Machiavelli

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The Prince | Suggested Reading


Here are some suggested reading materials and online resources to help you get a better understanding of Niccolò Machiavelli's The Prince. In addition, we've listed some articles and other books that are similar to The Prince that you may enjoy.

Reading Materials

Atkinson, J.B. and D. Sices (eds.), Machiavelli and His Friends: Their Personal Correspondence. DeKalb: Northeastern Illinois University Press, 1996. Print.

Benner, E., Machiavelli's Prince: A New Reading. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2013. Print.

Capponi, N., An Unlikely Prince: The Life and Times of Machiavelli. Cambridge, MA: Da Capo Press, 2010. Print.

Mansfield, H., Machiavelli's Virtue. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1996. Print.

Rousseau, J., The Social Contract (Cranston, M., trans.). London: Penguin Publishing, 1968. Print.

Vivanti, C., Niccolòo Machiavelli: An Intellectual Biography. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2013. Print.

Course Hero. "The Prince Infographic." Course Hero. 10 May 2016. Web. 30 Nov. 2022. <>.

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