To the Point 19 December 2016
Digging Up the Bones of Empire
TO THE POINT: WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 19, 1969
Review 18 December 2016
To Paradise, By Way of Kensal Green
The English Way: Studies in English Sanctity from St. Bede to Newman
Edited by Maisie Ward, introduction by Bradley J. Birzer.
Cluny Media,  2016.
Paperback, 366 pages, $19.
On Letters and Essays 15 December 2016
The Road to ‘Reunion’ Examined
Father Schall reviews a satirical essay from Ronald Knox on the union of world religions.
Review 11 December 2016
Heroism Was Still Possible
¡No Pasarán!: Writings from the Spanish Civil War
edited by Pete Ayrton.
Hardcover, 448 pages, $26.
Review 8 December 2016
Passos and Century’s End
Century’s Ebb: The Thirteenth Chronicle by
John Dos Passos.
Hardcover, 474 pages.
Review 4 December 2016
A Samurai’s Hidden Gospel
A Christian Samurai: The Trials of Baba Bunkō
by William J. Farge, SJ;
Foreword by Kevin M. Doak.
The Catholic University of America Press, 2016.
Hardcover, 336 pages, $35.
Review 1 December 2016
Taking Things as They Are
by Myles Connolly
with an introduction by Stephen Mirarchi.
Cluny Media, 2015.
Paper, 198+xiv pages, $18.
Review 27 November 2016
Sightings of an Endangered Species
Poetry Night at the Ballpark and Other Scenes from an Alternative America: Writings, 1986–2014
by Bill Kauffman.
Front Porch Republic Books, 2015.
Paperback, 442 pages, $51.
Books in Little 23 November 2016
Books in Little: Those Intolerable Christians
Destroyer of the Gods: Early Christian Distinctiveness in the Roman World
by Larry W. Hurtado.
Baylor University Press, 2016.
Hardback, 304 pages, $30.
Review 20 November 2016
Kirk and the Hope for Recovery
Enemies of the Permanent Things: Observations of Abnormity in Literature and Politics
by Russell Kirk,
with an introduction by Benjamin G. Lockerd.
Cluny Media, 2016.
Paper, 399 pages, $20.
Books in Little 17 November 2016
Books in Little: Seven Prophets
American Prophets: Seven Religious Radicals and Their Struggle for Social and Political Justice
by Albert J. Raboteau.
Princeton University Press, 2016.
Cloth, 248 pages, $30.
Review 13 November 2016
Heroic Failure and the British by Stephanie Barczewski.
Yale University Press, 2016.
Hardcover, 280 pages, $40.
Review 10 November 2016
Balancing Happy and Real
Beneath Wandering Stars by Ashlee Cowles. Merit Press, 2016. Hardcover, 272 pages, $18.
Review 6 November 2016
Conservative Crack-up, Republican Rout?
Right-Wing Critics of American Conservatism by George Hawley. University Press of Kansas, 2016. Hardcover, 376 pages, $35.