Jan 7, 2013
De Anne Applebaum, agregado a mi lista de lectura.
Lo peor de todo es que puede volver a pasar tranquilamente, no sólo en Europa:
In an epilogue, Applebaum argues that the history of Eastern Europe illustrates an unpleasant truth about human nature: When enough people with adequate resources and sufficient power are determined to destroy old and seemingly stable legal, political, educational, and religious institutions, they are able do so with astounding speed and thoroughness. Civilization, in other words, is fragile.