The Counter-Reformation Prince : Anti-Machiavellianism or Catholic Statecraft in Early Modern Europe Paperback / softback
Bireley explores the anti-Machavellian tradition of sixteenth- and seventeenth-century Europe and the writers who cultivated it, including Giovanni Botero and Justus Lipsius. The tradition produced an international political literature that is immensely important for understanding the Counter-Reformation, Baroque culture, and early modern politics and diplomacy. Originally published in 1990. A UNC Press Enduring Edition - UNC Press Enduring Editions use the latest in digital technology to make available again books from our distinguished backlist that were previously out of print.
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- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 321 pages
- Publisher: The University of North Carolina Press
- Publication Date: 30/07/2017
- Category: European history
- ISBN: 9781469602219