Machiavelli in Hell

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Vintage Books, Jan 1, 1994 - Biography & Autobiography - 497 pages
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In this intellectual biography, de Grazia presents a new vision of Niccolo Machiavelli that evokes the great Florentine thinker's presence. After giving an engrossing account of Machiavelli's childhood and period of personal crisis that followed his imprisonment and torture, the book turns to an examination of The Prince. Photos.

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User Review  - Colin Williams - Goodreads

Not at all what I hoped for. I wanted context for Machiavelli's writings--I wanted to know about all the goings-on in Florence and Rome and who these French kings were who kept invading. While I do ... Read full review

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User Review  - Jan-Jaap van Peperstraten - Goodreads

Erudite and racy, this biographical study of Machiavelli is a sound study into the genesis of Machiavellian political thought. A must for anyone interested in renaissance Italy, or political history in general. Read full review

Contents

IRREVERENT AND ON THE GO
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gods FRIENDS AND machiavellis
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THE HEAVENLY HOST
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