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Great Big Book of Horrible Things - Atrocitology

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The 100 in chart form: New York Times. "Population Control, Marauder Style", Nov. 6, 2011

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The best book on the worst of history!

Atrocities: The 100 Deadliest Episodes in Human History.

by Matthew White

Many Languages. Many Titles. One Common Human Characteristic.

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The Worst Form of Government*: A History of Democracy

from Tyrannicides to Trump, from Brutus to Brexit

by Matthew White

*Democracy is the worst form of Government - except all those other forms that have been tried from time to time. WINSTON CHURCHILL, 1947

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