On Tyranny

Our one advantage is that we might learn from their experience. On Tyranny is a call to arms and a guide to resistance, with invaluable ideas for how we can preserve our freedoms in the uncertain years to come.

On Tyranny

On Tyranny

#1 New York Times Bestseller • A historian of fascism offers a guide for surviving and resisting America's turn towards authoritarianism. 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. On Tyranny is a call to arms and a guide to resistance, with invaluable ideas for how we can preserve our freedoms in the uncertain years to come. "Mr. Snyder is a rising public intellectual unafraid to make bold connections between past and present." —The New York Times

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On Tyranny
Language: un
Pages: 128
Authors: Timothy Snyder
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-02-28 - Publisher: Crown

#1 New York Times Bestseller • A historian of fascism offers a guide for surviving and resisting America's turn towards authoritarianism. 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
On Tyranny
Language: un
Pages: 228
Authors: Leo Strauss, Alexandre Kojève
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 1963 - Publisher: Cornell University Press

On Tyranny is Leo Strauss's classic reading of Xenophon's dialogue, Hiero or Tyrannicus, in which the tyrant Hiero and the poet Simonides discuss the advantages and disadvantages of exercising tyranny. This edition includes a translation of the dialogue, a critique of the commentary by the French philosopher Alexandre Kojève, Strauss's
On Tyranny
Language: un
Pages: 336
Authors: Leo Strauss, Alexandre Kojève
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 1991 - Publisher: University of Chicago Press

On Tyranny is Leo Strauss's classic reading of Xenophon's dialogue, Hiero or Tyrannicus, in which the tyrant Hiero and the poet Simonides discuss the advantages and disadvantages of exercising tyranny. This edition includes a translation of the dialogue, a critique of the commentary by the French philosopher Alexandre Kojève, Strauss's
On Tyranny Graphic Edition
Language: un
Pages: 128
Authors: Timothy Snyder
Categories: Comics & Graphic Novels
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-10-05 - Publisher: Ten Speed Press

A graphic edition of historian Timothy Snyder's bestselling book of lessons for surviving and resisting America's arc toward authoritarianism, featuring the visual storytelling talents of renowned illustrator Nora Krug. Timothy Snyder's New York Times bestseller On Tyranny uses the darkest moments in twentieth-century history, from Nazism to Communism, to teach
On Tyranny
Language: un
Pages: 360
Authors: Leo Strauss
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-11-15 - Publisher: University of Chicago Press

On Tyranny is Leo Strauss’s classic reading of Xenophon’s dialogue Hiero, or Tyrannicus, in which the tyrant Hiero and the poet Simonides discuss the advantages and disadvantages of exercising tyranny. Included are a translation of the dialogue from its original Greek, a critique of Strauss’s commentary by the French philosopher

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