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Author Snyder, Timothy.

Title On tyranny : twenty lessons from the twentieth century / Timothy Snyder
Edition 1st ed
Published New York : T. Duggan, 2017


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Description 126 str. ; 16 cm
Summary The 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
Subject Despotism
History, Modern -- 20th century
Political ethics
Democracy -- United States
Political culture -- United States
History, Modern.
Political culture.
Political ethics.
Politična zgodovina -- Avtoritarnost --
United States.
ISBN 9780804190114