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ISBN: 143320665X / ISBN-13: 9781433206658

The Origins of Totalitarianism

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  • The Origins of Totalitarianism (Blackstone Audiobooks) – Audiobook CD (2007)
    by Professor Hannah Arendt, Nadia May (Read by)

    The Origins of Totalitarianism

    Audiobook CD, Blackstone Audiobooks
    2007
    English

    ISBN: 143320665X
    ISBN-13: 9781433206658

    The book begins with the rise of Anti-Semitism in Central and Western Europe in the early and mid 19th century and continues with an examination of the New Imperialism period from 1884 to the outbreak of World War I.

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    Description: Fine in fine dust jacket. 20 CDs. Audience: General/trade.

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Reviews of The Origins of Totalitarianism

Overall customer rating: 5.000
Ruth C

classic

by Ruth C on Jun 28, 2012

This class needs no recommendation: it is essential reading for all who care about the future of democracy.

dogear

highly recommended

by dogear on Oct 30, 2009

I would recommend this in particular because of the connection it draws between the violence of the Hitler and Stalin eras to the violence of the imperial and colonial eras that came earlier. A book on the same topic I would also recommend is Discourse of Colonialism by Aime Cesaire. Arendt also has an interesting reading of Proust that made me look at his work in a different light.

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friend

very appropiate

by friend on Jul 6, 2007

it explains exactly what the headline promises. I couldn't lay the book aside until the last chapter. I found it so interesting. I am 80 years old and lived most part of the 20th century, but young people should read it, to understand what happened then in Europe and what is happining now on other continents as well.

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