By Linda Bridges,Roger Kimball
Culled from thousands of released phrases spanning approximately sixty years, Athwart historical past: part a Century of Polemics, Animadversions, and Illuminations deals Buckley’s remark at the American and foreign scenes, in parts starting from Kremlinology to rock track. the themes are generally diversified, yet there are universal threads linking all of them: a love for the Western culture and its American manifestation; the idea that people thrive most sensible in a loose society; the conviction that this type of society is worthy protecting in any respect expenditures; and an appreciation for the quirky individuality that unfastened humans unavoidably strengthen.
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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