On Tyranny

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Snyder, Timothy

Titel: On Tyranny : Twenty Lessons from the Twentieth Century / Timothy Snyder. Narrator: Timothy Snyder
Person(en): Snyder, Timothy ; Snyder, Timothy
Ausgabe: Unabridged
Sprache: Englisch
Originalsprache: Englisch
Umfang: 1 online resource (2 audio files) : digital 01:48:25
Erschienen: New York : Random House Audio, 2017
ISBN/Preis: 9780525500919 (sound recording)
Schlagwörter: Nonfiction ; Essays ; Politics ; Sociology ; Electronic books
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Anmerkungen: Unabridged
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Inhalt: #1 Washington Post BestsellerA New York Times BestsellerThe Founding Fathers tried to protect us from the threat they knew, the tyranny that overcame ancient democracy. Today, our political order faces new threats, not unlike the totalitarianism of the twentieth century. We are no wiser than the Europeans who saw democracy yield to fascism, Nazism, or communism. Our one advantage is that we might learn from their experience.