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Essay 20 March 2007
Old China
James V. Schall, S.J.
On Essays and Letters
Review 20 March 2007
Historical Consciousness and Its Enemies
Mark G. Malvasi
The Landscape of History: How Historians Map the Past, by John Lewis Gaddis (Oxford 2004) The Limits of History, by Constantin Fasolt (Chicago 2003)
Review 20 March 2007
Faith and the Marketplace
Kevin P. Shields
Business and Religion: A Clash of Civilizations? edited by Nicholas Capaldi (M&M Scrivener Press, 2005), 442 pages
Review 20 March 2007
Faith-based Initiatives in Action
James E. Person, Jr.
Street Saints: Renewing America’s Cities by Barbara J. Elliott (Templeton Foundation Press, 2004), 320 pages
Review 20 March 2007
Books in Little
the Editors
Review 19 March 2007
Shakespeare for Our Time
Jeffrey Cain
Will in the World: How Shakespeare Became Shakespeare by Stephen Greenblatt. W. W. Norton (New York), 384 pp., $26.95 cloth, 2004; $14.95 paper, 2005.
Review 19 March 2007
Memoir of a Moral Farmer-Philosopher
Robert C. Cheeks
News From Somewhere: On Settling by Roger Scruton. Continuum (London and New York), 192 pp., $13.33 paper, 2006.
Review 19 March 2007
The Rebirth of Russian Conservatism
Ethan Alexander-Davey
What We Fought For and Whom We Fought With by Natalia A. Narochnitskaya. Minuvshee (Moscow), 80 pp., cloth, 2005. Russia and Russians in World History by Natalia A. Narochnitskaya. Mezhdunarodnye Otnosheniya (Moscow), 536 pp., cloth, 2004. Orthodox Civilization in a Global World by Aleksandr S. Panarin. Algoritm (Moscow), 544 pp., cloth, 2003.
Review 19 March 2007
A Celebration of Conservative Politics in France
Thierry Giaccardi
Bibliographie générale des droites françaises edited by Alan de Benoist. Dualpha (France), Four volume set, 736 pp. cloth, 2005.
Review 19 March 2007
Parliamentary Men, Then and Now
Robert G. Ingram
William Pitt the Younger: A Biography by William Hague. Knopf (New York), 556 pp., $35.00 cloth, 2005.
Review 19 March 2007
The Art of Flannery O’Connor
Michael M. Jordan
Flannery O’Connor and the Christ-Haunted South by Ralph C. Wood. William B. Eerdmans (Grand Rapids, Michigan) 265 pp., $22.00 cloth, 2004. The Incarnational Art of Flannery O’Connor by Christina Bieber Lake. Mercer University Press (Macon, Georgia) 243 pp., $35.00 cloth, 2005.
Essay 19 March 2007
A Cautionary Note on the Ghostly Tale
Russell Kirk
Review 19 March 2007
Edmund Burke: Tradition, Liberty, Empire
Kenneth E. Moore
Foreign Affections: Essays On Edmund Burke by Seamus Deane. University of Notre Dame Press (Notre Dame, Indiana), 216 pp., $30.00 paper. 2005.
Review 19 March 2007
Frights and Chills, Intelligently Rendered
R. Andrew Newman
Acquainted With the Night edited by Barbara Roden and Christopher Roden. Ash-Tree Press (British Columbia, Canada), 384 pp., $48.50 cloth; $26.00 paper, 2004.

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All great systems, ethical or political, attain their ascendency over the minds of men by virtue of their appeal to the imagination; and when they cease to touch the chords of wonder and mystery and hope, their power is lost, and men look elsewhere for some set of principles by which they may be guided.

Russell Kirk


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