By Linda Bridges,Roger Kimball
Culled from hundreds of thousands of released phrases spanning approximately sixty years, Athwart historical past: part a Century of Polemics, Animadversions, and Illuminations bargains Buckley’s statement at the American and foreign scenes, in components starting from Kremlinology to rock tune. the topics are commonly various, yet there are universal threads linking all of them: a love for the Western culture and its American manifestation; the assumption that people thrive top in a loose society; the conviction that this sort of society is worthy protecting in any respect charges; and an appreciation for the quirky individuality that loose humans necessarily increase.
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Athwart History: Half a Century of Polemics, Animadversions, and Illuminations: A William F. Buckley Jr. Omnibus by Linda Bridges,Roger Kimball