Discourses on Livy

Discourses on Livy

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Machiavelli's intellectual kinship with the ancient Romans surpassed all other ties he felt. This translation of "The Discourses", with critical annotations, aims to provide the contemporary reader of Machiavelli's republican theory with sufficient historical, linguistic and political information to understand and interpret the revolutionary affirmations Machiavelli made, based on the historical evidence he found in Livy.show more

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  • Paperback | 446 pages
  • 114.3 x 185.42 x 22.86mm | 294.83g
  • Oxford University Press
  • Oxford Paperbacks
  • Oxford, United Kingdom
  • Italian
  • New edition
  • New edition
  • 0192829459
  • 9780192829450

About Niccolo Machiavelli

Julia Conaway Bondanella is Associate Professor of French & Italian and Associate Director of the Honors Division at Indiana University. She is Coeditor of Giorgio Vasari's Lives of the Artists in World's Classics. Peter Bondanella is Distinguished Porfessor of Comparative Literature and Professor of Film Studies, Italian and West European Studies at Indiana University. He edited and co-translated Machiavelli's The Prince (WC).show more

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