Golden Ages are slippery things, confirmed only in hindsight. Did Rembrandt and Vermeer realize they would be remembered as the Dutch Masters?
“Get your score card! Can’t tell the players without a score card!” The sounds of summer. In an election year, the sounds of the world politic.
The press release for this military action thriller states that James Hannibal had to write the book on an “un-networked” laptop and then personally take the manuscript to Whiteman Air Force Base i
At the outset of this review this reviewer should confess his prejudices: he is a fan of C. K. Williams.
For most of us, it wouldn’t seem like summer without fresh, ripe tomatoes.
Welcome to Redneck economics and philosophy. If Mr. and Ms.
An old adage warns against judging a book by its cover, but a title should avoid being a miscue to the prospective reader. In this case, unfortunately, the title could do just that.
After an economic meltdown, a decade of war in the Middle East, and an Old Testament geyser in the gulf, we face a fork in the road of our national journey: Are our institutions—be they government,
Kevin Walsh is a scratch golfer and a television journalist working in Boston.
Providence has its signature upon everything of value, tangible and intangible.
While it is true that you can’t judge a book by its cover, it is also true that titles can be equally misleading.
Under the command of General Joe Johnston, the Army of Tennessee blocked Union General Sherman’s invasion of Georgia and his move toward Atlanta.
One of the most accurate and inaccurate criticisms leveled at the romance genre is that they are all the same.
H. Donald Winkler has researched the lives of nineteen daring women who changed the outcome of Civil War battles.
Ecklund sent surveys, each containing $15, to professors and researchers of the natural and social sciences at various elite higher-education institutions across the United States.
Bakers who already own Room for Dessert and Ripe for Dessert know they can trustpastry chef and cookbook author David Lebovitz to provide reliable, delicious recipes.
“He is the beginning and the end of music in America.”—Bing Crosby on Louis Armstrong
You might think there aren’t any more good stories left to be told about the sixties.
What could be a more contentious issue today than the conflict surrounding our border with Mexico?
“. . . the lonely were more likely to have died than the nonlonely.”
Ladybug Girl at the Beach is a delightful story about conquering fear of the unknown.
While she was the pastry chef at The French Laundry, Claire Clark wrote Indulge in 2007; now released in paperback, the book remains a must-have.
I want to be careful here.
For all the dyspepsia induced by the Great Recession, Niall Ferguson, one of our best economic historians, has offered us a tonic: a biography not of a dealer, trader, or hedger, but rather a b