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Volume 39, Number 3 (Fall 1999)

Contents

Best of the Bookman 31 August 2014
book cover An Integrated Vision
by Andre Gushurst‑Moore
Aethereal Rumours: T. S. Eliot’s Physics and Poetics, by Benjamin G. Lockerd, Jr. Bucknell University Press, 1999. 320pp., $48.50 cloth.
Best of the Bookman 19 October 2014
book cover Dueling Visions
by Morgan N. Knull
Freedom and Virtue: The Conservative/Libertarian Debate, edited by George W Carey. ISI Books, 1998, Cloth, xxii + 231 pp., $25.
Best of the Bookman 16 November 2014
book cover Modesty Is the Best Policy
by Kara Björklund
A Return to Modesty: Discovering the Lost Virtue by Wendy Shalit. The Free Press, 1999. Cloth, 291 pp., $24. What Our Mothers Didn’t Tell Us: Why Happiness Eludes the Modern Woman by Danielle Crittenden. Simon and Schuster, 1999. Cloth, 202 pp., $23.
Best of the Bookman 7 December 2014
book cover Civilization in Davy Jones’s Locker
by Patrick Allitt
The Emerging Atlantic Culture by Thomas Molnar. Transaction Publishers, 1994. 110pp., $34.95 cloth.
Best of the Bookman 28 December 2014
book cover In Search of Community
by Allan Carlson
Community and Tradition: Conservative Perspectives on the American Experience, edited by George W. Carey and Bruce Frohnen. Rowman & Littlefield, 1998. Paper, 216pp., $23.
Best of the Bookman 20 December 2015
book cover An Anti-Utopian Life
by Kevin J. McNamara
Isaiah Berlin: A Life, by Michael Ignatieff. New York: Owl Books, 1999. Paper, 356pp., $16.

The conservative believes that the individual is foolish, although the species is wise; therefore, unlike the confident intellectual, he declines to undertake the reconstruction of society and human nature.

Russell Kirk

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