Tyrants through the Ages

Written by: Waller Newell


Waller Newell's TYRANTS explores the psychology of tyranny from Nero to Gaddafi.


Tyrants, Waller Newell’s fascinating new account of brutal leaders throughout history,  was officially released this week.

For a preview of the topics discussed in the book, please visit the timeline Tyrants Through History.

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About the Author: Waller Newell

Waller R. Newell is Professor of Political Science and Philosophy at Carleton University, Ottawa, where he helped found and also teaches in the College of the Humanities, Canada's only four-year baccalaureate in the Great Books. He has held a National Endowment for the Humanities Fellowship for University Teachers and a Social Sciences and Humaniti...

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