Fascism: A Warning
This Description may be from another edition of this product.
A personal and urgent examination of Fascism in the twentieth century and how its legacy shapes today's world, written by one of America's most admired public servants, the first woman to serve as U.S. secretary of state.
A Fascist, observes Madeleine Albright, is someone who claims to speak for a whole nation or group, is utterly unconcerned with the rights of others, and is willing to use violence and whatever other means are necessary to achieve the goals he or she might have.
The twentieth century was defined by the clash between democracy and Fascism, a struggle that created uncertainty about the survival of human freedom and left millions of innocent people dead. Given the horrors of that experience, one might expect the world to reject the spiritual successors to Hitler and Mussolini should they arise in our era. In Fascism: A Warning, Madeleine Albright draws on her own experiences as a child in war-torn Europe and her distinguished career as a diplomat to question that very assumption.
Fascism, as Albright shows, not only endured through the course of the twentieth century, but now presents a more virulent threat to international peace and justice than at any time since the end of World War I. The momentum toward democracy that swept the world Read More chevron_right
Frequently Asked Questions About Fascism: A Warning
How long does it take to read Fascism: A Warning?
It takes about 6 Hours and 8 minutes on average for a reader to read Fascism: A Warning. This is based on the average reading speed of 250 Words per minute.
How long is Fascism: A Warning?
Fascism: A Warning is 304 pages long.
- Who wrote Fascism: A Warning?
Other fascism & totalitarianism books you might enjoy
Book Reviews (0)
No customer reviews for the moment.