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To many readers of "The Prince," Machiavelli appears to be deeply un-Christian or even anti-Christian, a cynic who thinks rulers should use religion only to keep their subjects in check. But in "Machiavelli's God," Maurizio Viroli, one of the world's leading authorities on Machiavelli, argues that Machiavelli, far from opposing Christianity, thought it was crucial to repub...more
Hardcover, 310 pages
Published August 4th 2010 by Princeton University Press (first published January 1st 2005)
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