About this book
Subtitled, "How To Wield Power In The Modern World". A frank and insightful analysis of power in the present day, from a former close advisor to Tony Blair. Argues that Machiavelli is misunderstood, and shows how his lessons can be applied today.
'Niccolo Machiavelli is misunderstood,' argues the author in his twenty-first-century reworking of the Italian philosopher's masterpiece, "The Prince". Illustrating each of Machiavelli's maxims with a description of events that occurred during Tony Blair's time as Prime Minister, this book is designed to be "The Prince" for modern times.