Crazy Sh*t Dictators Do

Crazy Sh*t Dictators Do

Author: Bill O'Neill

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ISBN: 1648450695

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World history is unfortunately full of many men and a few women who ruled their countries ruthlessly and committed many crazy acts in the process. Often when we look at these dictators we focus on some of the crazy things they've done without considering the impacts they had on those the countries and the course of world history. This book takes a unique perspective on what is often a sensitive subject matter. You'll be entertained by the craziness of these dictators but also frightened of the harm they caused.In Crazy Sh*t Dictators Do you'll discover: ?What African dictator said "If that is Hitler, then let me be a Hitler tenfold" and why? ?What two dictators made the same crazy decision to invade Russia??How did the Haitian dictator employ Voodoo in his brutal regime??Why Augusto Pinochet think throwing his opponents out of helicopters was a good idea??What book caused a dictator to order the death of its author? ?Who was the Asian dictator who's wife bought more than 3,000 pairs of designer shoes on the government's dime? And so much more! This book is filled with many facts and trivia about some of the most fascinating and impactful dictators through history and the crazy sh*t they did. Whether you have a passing interest in world history, have a morbid fascination with dictators, or want to bone up on your general knowledge, you can't go wrong with Crazy Sh*t Dictators Do.
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Categories:
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