Parks' translation of The Prince is great in its clarity; it is written in plain, modern English.
I've read various translations of `The Prince' over the past 40 years, and was introduced to this one as part of a book club read.
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Liked and read it to understand the word Machiavelism which is bandied about in conversation and when reading newspapers etc.Published 2 months ago by Chris Russell
A simple, short and easy to read classic text of politics that everybody should consider not just on reading, but on having it next to one. Read morePublished 9 months ago by Julio Cesar Botero
When someone says "That was so Machiavellian" you must read this book to understand how right or wrong they are in that statement.Published 9 months ago by Hair
This is a stunning edition of the classic text. The translator's long introducion in itself is worth the price for its reconstruction of the historical context as well as for the... Read morePublished 9 months ago by RSF
This is a great modern translation. This translation works on many levels, first it is very modern and very smooth; secondly, it is simple clean and elegant. Read morePublished 23 months ago by David S. Wellhauser