By Elias Canetti
Crowds and Power is a innovative paintings during which Elias Canetti unearths a brand new manner of taking a look at human background and psychology. Breathtaking in its variety and erudition, it explores Shiite fairs and the English Civil struggle, the finger workouts of monkeys and the results of inflation in Weimar Germany. during this research of the interaction of crowds, Canetti deals probably the most profound and startling graphics of the human condition.
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