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History of Florence and of the Affairs of Italy

History of Florence and of the Affairs of Italy

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2006
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1406801437
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9781406801439
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Theodoric possessed great talents both for war and peace; in the former he was always conqueror, and in the latter he conferred very great benefits upon the cities and people under him. He distributed the Ostrogoths over the country, each district under its leader, that he might more conveniently c ...more

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Niccolò di Bernardo dei Machiavelli was an Italian political philosopher, musician, poet, and romantic comedic playwright. He is a figure of the Italian Renaissance and a central figure of its political component, most widely known for his treatises on realist political theory (The Prince ) on the one hand and republicanism (Discourses on Livy ) on the other....more