Memo from Machiavelli: How to Succeed in British Politics

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Timewatch, 1994-1995 Episode 6 of 12

Duration: 50 minutes

Niccolo Machiavelli's name is synonymous with political intrigue, he was a political pragmatist, and his best-known book "The Prince" is as relevant today as it was in 16th-century Italy. Ian Richardson reads extracts.

Credits

Narrator
Ian Richardson
Participant
Tony Banks
Participant
John Biffen
Participant
George Bull
Participant
Peter Carington, 6th Baron Carrington
Participant
Alan Clark
Participant
Tristan Garel-Jones
Participant
Ian Gilmour, Baron Gilmour of Craigmillar
Participant
Robert Harris
Participant
Roy Hattersley
Participant
Bernard Ingham
Participant
Charles Patrick Jenkin, Baron Jenkin of Roding
Participant
Robert McAlpine, Baron McAlpine of West Green
Participant
David Mellor
Participant
Edward Pearce
Participant
Clare Short
Participant
Quentin Skinner
Participant
Hugo Young
Producer
Nick Kent
Director
Roger Minns

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