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Niccolò di Bernardo dei Machiavelli was an Italian Renaissance historian, politician, diplomat, philosopher, humanist, and writer. He has often been called the father of modern political science. He was for many years a senior official in the Florentine Republic, with ... It is thought that he did not learn Greek even though Florence was at the time ...

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Apr 2, 2014 ... Born on May 3, 1469, in Florence, Italy, Niccolò Machiavelli was a diplomat for 14 years in Italy's Florentine Republic during the Medici family's ...

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On this day in History, Niccolo Machiavelli born on May 03, 1469. ... He died later that year, embittered and shut out from the Florentine society to which he .... Rothley, England, vanishes during a family vacation at a resort in southern Portugal.

www.cliffsnotes.com/literature/p/the-prince/niccolxf2-machiavelli-biography

Personal Background Niccolò Machiavelli was born in the city of Florence, Italy, on May 3, 1469. ... Machiavelli appears to have kept more than one mistress during his extensive travels, ... Machiavelli would spend 14 years as the " Florentine secretary. .... This did nothing to dampen his popularity, and The Prince was soon ...

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During his 14-year tenure he was engaged in numerous and sometimes lengthy ... Upon release he was banished from Florence to live in impoverished ..... Not only did Machiavelli liken political situations to military ones and the art of politics  ...

www.notablebiographies.com/Lo-Ma/Machiavelli-Niccol.html

Niccolò Machiavelli was born on May 3, 1469, in Florence, Italy, of nobility, ... Some accounts say that Machiavelli spent the years from 1487 to 1495 .... Nowhere did he suggest that the political morality (sense of right and wrong) ... In Elizabethan England (England during Queen Elizabeth's reign, 1558–1603), Machiavelli ...

www.britannica.com/biography/Niccolo-Machiavelli

Niccolo Machiavelli: May 3, 1469 Florence, Italy June 21, 1527 Florence Italian ... on more than 40 diplomatic missions during his 14 years at the chancery. .... Liberality, for example, does not aid a prince, because the recipients may not be  ...

www.historyguide.org/intellect/machiavelli.html

The father of modern political theory, Niccolo Machiavelli, was born at Florence in 1469, saw the troubles of the French invasion (1493), when the Medici fled, and in ... His dispatches during these journeys, and his treatises on the Affairs of ...

www.age-of-the-sage.org/historical/biography/niccolo_machiavelli.html

When the Florentine Republic was proclaimed in 1498 Machiavelli rose to ... in the form of condottieri bands, were common during this period, Machiavelli ...

plato.stanford.edu/entries/machiavelli

Sep 13, 2005 ... During this time, Machiavelli thrived under the patronage of the ... In a sense, it was thought that rulers did well when they did good; they earned ..... desire liberty in order to live securely (vivere sicuro)” (Machiavelli 1965, 137).