BOLL 10: James M. Buchanan, “The Threat of Leviathan” (1975)

Title page

This is part of “The Best of the Online Library of Liberty” which is a collection of some of the most important material in the OLL. This one comes from James Buchanan’s book The Limits of Liberty in which he warns of the dangers posed by an ever growing democratic and bureaucratic government which would soon become a “Leviathan” state.

The Best of the OLL No. 10: James M. Buchanan, “The Threat of Leviathan” (1975) (Indianapolis: Liberty Fund, 2013).


The copyright to this edition, in both print and electronic forms, is held by Liberty Fund, Inc.

Format Description Size
EBook PDF This text-based PDF or EBook was created from the HTML version of this book and is part of the Portable Library of Liberty. 336 KB
ePub ePub standard file for your iPad or any e-reader compatible with that format 178 KB
Kindle This is an E-book formatted for Amazon Kindle devices. 122 KB