Find Your Next Favorite Book
Save $1 of any purchase
Our Money-Back Guarantee

Brothers Under the Skin: Travels in Tyranny

by

BROTHERS UNDER THE SKIN is an impassioned reflection by prize winning author, Christopher Hope, on the all too familiar traits of tyranny. From Milsovik's Serbia, to the killing fields of Matabeleland, Christopher Hope reveals the vainglorious essence of tyranny as being the same, regardless of the race, nation or ideology it claims to embody. Bringing his unique experience and dazzling prose style to bare on the subject, he has produced a disturbing, wise, yet amusing text that combines memoir, interview and reportage to reveal the tragic absurdity of one man's lust for power "[a] frequently hilarious and sometimes profound reverie...his feelings are unerring and his writing beautiful" Sunday Times "riveting...a fascinating deconstruction...Hope never loses his ability to surprise' Telegraph "his record of a car ride with Ian Smith is priceless...digging into tyranny is what Hope does best" The Times "the author's passionate commitment to truth and his poet's prose raise it" Financial Times "[it is] superb, telling us more about the anthropology of power than a thousand academic monographs..." Irish Times Hide synopsis

Find your copy

Buy it from  $1.15
Buy new from  $6.95
Collectible from  $11.82

Change currency

Reviews of Brothers Under the Skin: Travels in Tyranny

Write this item's first Alibris review Review it now

Discussions about Brothers Under the Skin: Travels in Tyranny

Start a new discussion
  1. What's on your mind? Review post guidelines

Join Today!

Share your ideas with other community members

Create account

Already a member?

Log in now

Get $300 in coupons and other goodies. Sign up for newsletter No, thank you.

You're signed up (and we you). Watch for our Welcome e-mail and your first coupon. Thanks!