This biography traces Machiavelli's life from humble beginnings to his appointment as representative of foreign affairs for Florence, his subsequent fall from grace, torture and final exile, where, in the gardens of the Rucellai villa, he composed texts that were to ensure his fame for posterity.
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(216mm x 138mm x mm)
Publisher: I.B.Tauris & Co Ltd
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