The Prince (1532)

Author: Niccolo Machiavelli Finished reading on 2/19/2018   I read this book as a classroom discipline manual and I definitely got some good tips….   “It is much safer to be feared than loved.”   But in all seriousness, I really had no intention of ever reading this book until I saw in a bookstore … Continue reading The Prince (1532)


The Communist Manifesto (1848)

Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels Finished reading on 2/5/2018   Since the principles of communism began to be used by revolutionaries in the 20th century, this political ideology has changed our world in significant ways that no one can deny or ignore. Indeed much of the West has done quite the opposite of ignore it, … Continue reading The Communist Manifesto (1848)