In his 1964 classic, Suicide of the West, James Burnham expressed the global geopolitical contraction of the West by showing the unmistakable trend of the Western powers’ loss of control o
Bravo to Elisa Goodkind and Lily Mandelbaum for proffering both a “manifesto” of sorts as well as compiling a celebration of the independent spirit when it comes to how we present ourselves to the
One facet of Nazi Germany about which many people do not know or of which they are unaware is the extent of chemical dependency in its society and regime.
". . . a passionately written j’accuse against the French collaborators . . ."
“offers real solutions to the problems immigration poses and gives us facts to combat false narratives and hateful political discourse.”
“a thing of beauty, and reading it is an experience not to be missed.”
Many a book on the subject of London and its contribution to men’s fashion has been written and expounded upon, but few have found a truly unique way to tackle the topic and stay the course.
The new picture book by Shana Corey called A Time to Act: John F. Kennedy’s Big Speech focuses on the story behind John F. Kennedy’s speech about Civil Rights and Equality. But Ms.
Ines de la Fressange is a fashion phenomenon who started as a runway and print model, morphed into the face and muse of Chanel and Karl Lagerfeld, became a French icon when she “gave” her face to t
“Morín’s new book is one that begs to be read. It is more than engaging, more than new and different.”
In 2015 Netflix released the controversial documentary Making a Murderer, which explored the story of Steven Avery, a man from Manitowoc County, Wisconsin, who spent nearly two decades in
“Javelin catcher, confidant, consigliere, battlefield commander.” These are some common roles undertaken by the White House Chief of Staff.
“one of the best books to come out in many months.”
A book so graphic, so heart wrenching, and so passionate demands the craft of a skilled author.
Anglophiles and fashionphiles unite! Literally.
Environmental historian Miles Powell has provided a new and provocative angle to the history of the American conservation/preservation movement through the lens of its racial logics.
“brings a new evaluation to the common themes of both Clausewitz and Sun Tzu on the relationship between war and politics . . .”
“concise yet sweeping history of warfare in the Middle East from 1798 to present is an excellent introductory volume to understanding how geography, culture, religion, politics, and economi
For those who lived through the sixties, this account of some of the major events and people of the decade is certain to resonate.
“a worthwhile read. It will most certainly fascinate Dos Passos and Hemingway aficionados, as well as the casual literary biography enthusiast.”
“a wake up call about the dangers of entrenching divisions around national identity—a summons to action.”
“provides a broad and comprehensive framework from which anyone can gain an understanding of the powerful forces that drive the criminal justice system.”
The first thing that the reader will encounter is that there is a bit of a disconnect between the title and text.
This is an exuberant and effervescent book that stretches beyond just shoes designed by Manolo Blahnik.
Author Melvin Goodman spent 42 years in government, including a 25-year stint in the CIA.