Reviews of Books

Monkey Business

A review of All the Truth Is Out: The Week Politics Went Tabloid, by Matt Bai

Party Animals

A review of The Promise of Party in a Polarized Age, by Russell Muirhead

Fatal Symmetry

A review of Landslide: LBJ and Ronald Reagan at the Dawn of a New America, by Jonathan Darman

Letting Bygones Be Bygones

A review of American Reckoning: The Vietnam War and Our National Identity, by Christian G. Appy

Who Owns the Founding?

A review of 

Our Fathers

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

General of the Lost Cause

How General Robert E. Lee accidentally saved the Constitution 

Slavery All the Way Down

A review of The Half Has Never Been Told: Slavery and the Making of American Capitalism, by Edward E. Baptist

Looking for Meaning in All the Wrong Places

There is no human purpose or meaning in a strictly material world

A Living Tradition

A new collection from a noted classical architect.