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Richard Brookhiser

Richard Brookhiser is a senior editor at National Review and the author of What Would the Founders Do? Our Questions, Their Answers (Basic Books).

Articles found on this site:
Our Fathers
By: Lucas E. Morel
Posted: May 29, 2015
This article appeared in: Vol. XV, Number 2, Spring 2015

A review of Founders’ Son: A Life of Abraham Lincoln, by Richard Brookhiser


The Thinking Man's Founder
By: Michael P. Zuckert
Posted: July 1, 2013
This article appeared in: Vol. XIII, Number 2 - Spring 2013

A review of James Madison and the Making of America, by Kevin R. C. Gutzman; James Madison, by Richard Brookhiser; and James Madison: A Son of Virginia and a Founder of the Nation, by Jeff Broadwater

Sage Advice
By: Forrest McDonald
Posted: November 6, 2006
This article appeared in: Vol. VI, Number 4 - Fall 2006

What would the Founders do?

A Rake's Progress
By: Jack Barlow
Posted: September 8, 2003
This article appeared in: Vol. III, Number 4 - Fall 2003

Brookhiser gives us a portrait of a man who is too worldly to be approached as a hero, yet not so world-weary that we can be cynical.

The Genteel Decline of America's First Dynasty
By: Charles R. Kesler
Posted: February 6, 2002
This article appeared in: Vol. II , Number 2 - Winter 2002

The age's general challenge to American ideals becomes more of a genteel story of the accumulating burden of the past within the family Adams