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Volume 45, Number 1 (Winter 2007)

Contents

Editor’s Note: Tiber, Thames, Potomac

Essay 14 May 2007
Red Mist
by Thomas F. Bertonneau
How Small Presses Rescue Classic Genre Writers from Oblivion
Review 14 May 2007
Musharraf’s Tempest
a review by David Campion
Pakistan: Eye of the Storm by Owen Bennett Jones. Yale University Press (New Haven, Connecticut), xxx + 328 pp., second edition, $17.00/£10.99 paper, 2003.
Review 14 May 2007
Let Us Walk in the Light of the Lord
a review by Robert C. Cheeks
Peace in the Promised Land: A Realist Scenario edited by Srdja Trifkovic. Rockford Institute (Rockford, Illinois) 368 pp., $29.95 paper, 2005.
Review 14 May 2007
Protestantism and the Western Legal Tradition
a review by Bruce Frohnen
Law and Revolution, II: The Impact of the Protestant Reformation on the Western Legal Tradition by Harold J. Berman. Belknap Press of Harvard University Press (Cambridge), 522 pp., $55.00 cloth, 2003 (originally published in 1983); 544 pp., $22.95 paper, 2006.
Review 15 May 2007
A Stubborn Ideology
a review by William Gould
Separation of Church and State by Philip Hamburger. Harvard University Press (Cambridge), 528 pp., $59.95 cloth, 2002.
Review 15 May 2007
A Case for Insular History
a review by William Anthony Hay
The Discovery of Islands by J. G. A. Pocock. Cambridge University Press (Cambridge), 358 pp., $75.00, 2006.
Review 15 May 2007
A Resurrection Apologetic
a review by Peter L. Edman
Simply Christian: Why Christianity Makes Sense by N. T. Wright. Harper Collins (San Francisco) 240 pp., $29.50, cloth, 2006.
Review 15 May 2007
Human Person: Structure or Superstructure?
a review by Flavio Felice
Politics and Economics. An Essay on the Genesis of Economic Development by Rocco Pezzimenti with an Afterword by Paolo Savona. Città Nuova (Rome), 230 pp., $18.00, 2006.
Review 15 May 2007
The Rise of Books on the Fall
a review by Matthew McGowan
The Fall of Rome and the End of Civilization by Bryan Ward-Perkins. Oxford University Press (Oxford, England) 239 pp., $28.00 cloth, 2005. The Fall of the Roman Empire. A New History of Rome and the Barbarians by Peter Heather. Oxford University Press (New York) 572 pp., $40.00 cloth, 2006. (First published in 2005 by Macmillan Press).
Review 15 May 2007
In the Name of God and of Profit
a review by Tiziano Buzzacchera
Cattolicesimo, protestantesimo e capitalismo by Paolo Zanotto. Facco-Rubbettino (Italy), 286 pp., 2005.
Review 15 May 2007
The Irreconcilable Faces of French Conservatism
a review by Thierry Giaccardi
Impossible Conservatism [Le Conservatisme impossible: Libéraux et réactionnaires en France depuis 1789] by François Huguenin. La Table Ronde (Paris), 395 pp., €21.50, 2006.
Review 16 May 2007
Shaping Memoir and History
a review by Charles Jeanfreau
In Command of History: Churchill Fighting and Writing the Second World War by David Reynolds. Random House (New York City), 656 pp., $35.00 cloth, 2005.
Review 16 May 2007
The Garden as New Creation
a review by Cathleen MacDougall
The Fragrance of God by Vigen Guroian. Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Company (Grand Rapids, Michigan), 128 pp., $13.00 paper, 2006.
Review 16 May 2007
Neocons Abroad
a review by Tito Lucrezio Rizzo
Neocon Teocon. Il ruolo della religione nella vita pubblica statunitense [Neocon, Theocon. The role of religion in public life in the United States] by Flavio Felice. Rubbettino Editore, Soveria Mannelli (Italy), 168 pp., 2006.
Essay 16 May 2007
Returning to the Real
by James V. Schall, S.J.
On Essays and Letters

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A spirit of innovation is generally the result of a selfish temper and confined views. People will not look forward to posterity who never look backward to their ancestors.

Edmund Burke, Reflections on the Revolution in France

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