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.
We do this so that the author's message can be effectively communicated to new generations of readers and thinkers.
I have Read many translations of the Prince in my years and in that time I have never come across one so well put together. Read morePublished 5 days ago by Hunter wall
Liked and read it to understand the word Machiavelism which is bandied about in conversation and when reading newspapers etc.Published 4 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 10 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 11 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 11 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 on April 15, 2013 by David S. Wellhauser