Them: Adventures with Extremists : Picador Classic Paperback
by Jon Ronson
Part of the Picador Classic series
With an introduction by Russell Brand What if a tiny, shadow elite rule the world from a secret room? My worryingly paradoxical thought process could be summarized thus: Thank God I don't believe in the secret rulers of the world.
Imagine what the secret rulers of the world might do to me if I did. What if a tiny, shadow elite rule the world from a secret room?
In Them Jon Ronson sets out to find this room, with the help of the extremists - Islamic fundamentalists, neo-Nazis, Ku Klux Klansmen - that believe in it.
Along the way, he is chased by men in dark glasses, unmasked as a Jew in the middle of a Jihad training camp, and witnesses international CEOs and politicians participate in a bizarre pagan ritual in the forests of northern California. A Sunday Times bestseller and the book that launched Jon Ronson's inimitable career, Them is an eye-opening, outrageously funny exploration of extremism, which makes both author and reader think twice about the looking-glass world of 'us' and 'them' ...
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 352 pages
- Publisher: Pan Macmillan
- Publication Date: 01/01/2015
- Category: Popular beliefs & controversial knowledge
- ISBN: 9781447275466