Niccolo Machiavelli

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Noun1.Niccolo Machiavelli - a statesman of Florence who advocated a strong central government (1469-1527)Niccolo Machiavelli - a statesman of Florence who advocated a strong central government (1469-1527)
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Few writers have been as misunderstood as Nicolo Machiavelli.
His published works include The Character of Nations; Informing Statecraft; War: Ends and Means, as well as a new translation of The Prince by Nicolo Machiavelli.
ONE book that beleaguered Prime Minister Gordon Brown might turn to on his holiday in Dorset is The Prince, by Nicolo Machiavelli.