Reviews of Books

Hail, Britannia

A review of Liberty's Exiles: American Loyalists in the Revolutionary World, by Maya Jasanoff

Opiate of the Intellectuals

A review of Why Marx Was Right, by Terry Eagleton and How to Change the World: Reflections on Marx and Marxism, by Eric Hobsbawm

Render Unto Geezers

A review of One Nation Under AARP: The Fight Over Medicare, Social Security, and America's Future by Frederick Lynch

State of the Union

A review of Collision Course: Ronald Reagan, the Air Traffic Controllers, and the Strike that Changed America, by Joseph A. McCartin

How the West was Won

A review of Why the West Rules--for Now: The Patterns of History, and What They Reveal About the Future, by Ian Morris and Civilization: The West and the Rest, by Niall Ferguson

Losing Their Religion

A review of How Civilizations Die: (And Why Islam Is Dying Too), by David P. Goldman

Against the Globalistas

A review of Sovereignty or Submission: Will Americans Rule Themselves or be Ruled by Others?, by John Fonte

Rumor Has It

A review of Gossip: The Untrivial Pursuit, by Joseph Epstein

I Still Expect to Win

A review of A Matter of Principle, by Conrad Black

The Divine Miss Jane

A review of Why Jane Austen?, by Rachel M. Brownstein

A Free Soul

A review of Shakespeare's Freedom, by Stephen Greenblatt

Hobbes Defanged

A review of The Platonian Leviathan, by Leon Harold Craig

Being and Tyranny

A review of Heidegger, Strauss, and the Premises of Philosophy: On Original Forgetting, by Richard Velkley

Bringing Out the Good China

A review of A Contest for Supremacy: China, America, and the Struggle for Mastery in Asia, by Aaron L. Friedberg

Power Surge

A review of Liberal Leviathan: The Origins, Crisis, and Transformation of the American World Order, by G. John Ikenberry and The Future of Power, by Joseph Nye

The Sources of American Conduct

A review of George F. Kennan: An American Life, by John Lewis Gaddis