I had intended to do something like this for a while, but Timo Laine beat me to it and has done such a good, thorough job that I think I’ll just send you to him. I feel like framing this and putting it on my wall:
Much has been written about Machiavelli. However, there is a lot of unoriginal and superficial material on the web, and it takes time to go through it all. But eventually you end up with a few gems.
Can I have an amen? And that he includes my project as one of those “few gems” in his listing of secondary resources makes me profoundly grateful.