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Machiavelli and the modern state chapters on his "Prince", his use of history and his idea of morals, being three lectures delivered in 1899 at the Royal Institution by Louis Dyer

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Published by Ginn in Boston .
Written in English


  • Machiavelli, Niccolò, -- 1469-1527,
  • Political science

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Edition Notes

Statementby Louis Dyer.
LC ClassificationsJC143.M4 D9
The Physical Object
Paginationxix, 163 p.
Number of Pages163
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23351895M
LC Control Number04021091

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