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    • An Unlikely Prince

    • The Life and Times of Machiavelli
    • By: Niccolo Capponi
    • Narrated by: Stephen Hoye
    • Length: 12 hrs and 12 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 6
    • Performance
      2.5 out of 5 stars 6
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 6

    In this compelling new biography, historian Niccol Capponi frees Machiavelli (1469-1527) from centuries of misinterpretation. Exploring the Renaissance city of Florence, where Machiavelli lived, Capponi reveals the man behind the legend. A complex portrait of Machiavelli emerges - at once a brilliantly skillful diplomat and a woefully inept liar; a sharp thinker and an impractical dreamer; a hard-nosed powerbroker and a risk-taking gambler; a calculating propagandist and an imprudent jokester.

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Worst. Narrator. EVER.

    • By KP on 08-19-18

    Regular price: $24.95