Philip Short





Philip Short



Average rating: 3.89 · 1,264 ratings · 163 reviews · 12 distinct works · Similar authors
Pol Pot: Anatomy of a Night...

3.87 avg rating — 811 ratings — published 2000 — 15 editions
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Mao: A Life

3.85 avg rating — 348 ratings — published 1999 — 13 editions
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A Taste for Intrigue: The M...

4.20 avg rating — 76 ratings — published 2013 — 7 editions
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Mitterrand: A Study In Ambi...

4.42 avg rating — 12 ratings
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In Pursuit of Plants: Exper...

4.14 avg rating — 7 ratings — published 2003 — 2 editions
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Pol Pot: The History of a N...

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The Dragon And The Bear: In...

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François Mitterrand: Portra...

it was amazing 5.00 avg rating — 1 rating — published 2015
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Mao: The Man Who Made China

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Mao Tse-Toung

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“For if there is one lesson worth retaining from the travails of the Cold War and the miseries it brought in its wake, it is the folly of seeking simple answers to complicated questions. It is a lesson which governments still show no sign of learning.”
Philip Short, Pol Pot: Anatomy of a Nightmare

“his youngest child, a four-year-old girl whom he adored, had suddenly fallen ill and lay dying.”
Philip Short, Pol Pot: Anatomy of a Nightmare

“having a line of coloured sand drawn around Phnom Penh to give the city magical protection.”
Philip Short, Pol Pot: Anatomy of a Nightmare

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