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Muammar al-Gaddafi (photo: dpa/picture-alliance)

Annick Cojean: "Gaddafi's Harem"

A Monstrous Nexus of Power, Sexuality and Violence

In her book "Gaddafi's Harem", the French journalist Annick Cojean documents the extent to which the former Libyan dictator was obsessed with power and sexuality, as well as how he channelled his hatred of all those born into privilege into an abusive practice that subjugated their wives. By Gabriele MichelMore