Gaddafi compared to Roman emperor | books | Hindustan Times
  • Sunday, May 27, 2018
  •   °C  
Today in New Delhi, India
May 27, 2018-Sunday
-°C
New Delhi
  • Humidity
    -
  • Wind
    -

Gaddafi compared to Roman emperor

An eminent Cambridge classics professor has drawn comparisons between the Roman Emperor Elagabalus’s behaviour and that of Colonel Gaddafi to show how the trademarks of tyranny have survived for two millennia.

books Updated: Dec 28, 2011 17:22 IST