100 years ago, the world was living through twin catastrophes: the final months of the “Great War” and the most deadly global outbreak of disease since the Black Death.
Did you know that many of America’s Founding Fathers—who fought for liberty and justice for all—were slave owners?
The stories of five of history’s most deadly dictators-Mussolini, Hitler, Stalin, Mao Zedong, and Saddam Hussein– and how they came to power. The book also tells the story of Democracy and how quickly it can disappear.
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