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“It’s the rules for suits . . . Machiavelli has a new rival. And Sun Tzu had better watch his back.”
“An heir to Machiavelli’s Prince . . . gentler souls will find this book frightening, those whose moral compass is oriented solely to power will have a perfect ‘vade mecum.’”
“Beguiling . . . literate . . . fascinating. A wry primer for people who desperately want to be on top.”
Robert Greene is an American author and speaker known for his books on strategy, power and seduction.
In addition to having a strong following within the business world and a deep following in Washington, DC, Greene’s books are hailed by everyone from war historians to the biggest musicians in the industry (including Jay-Z and 50 Cent).
The 48 Laws of PowerThe bestselling book for those who want POWER, watch POWER, or want to arm themselves against POWER.
Amoral, cunning, ruthless, and instructive, this piercing work distills three thousand years of the history of power into forty-eight well explicated laws.Buy on Amazon