Reviews of Books

Statecraft as Warcraft

A review of Advice to War Presidents: A Remedial Course in Statecraft, by Angelo M. Codevilla

Against the Virtual Life

A review of Digital Barbarism: A Writer's Manifesto

Lowering the Boom

A review of The Great Inflation and Its Aftermath: The Past and Future of American Affluence, by Robert J. Samuelson

The Liberals' Constitution

A review of Living Constitution, Dying Faith: Progressivism and the New Science of Jurisprudence , by Bradley C.S. Watson

The Closing of the Judicial Mind

A review of Unrestrained: Judicial Excess and the Mind of the American Lawyer, by Robert F. Nagel and How Judges Think, by Richard A. Posner

FDR's Long Shadow

A review of New Deal or Raw Deal?: How FDR's Economic Legacy Has Damaged America, by Burton W. Folsom, Jr. and Traitor to His Class: The Privileged Life and Radical Presidency of Franklin Delano Roosevelt, by H.W. Brands

Rudyard's Adventures in Wonderland

A review of Kipling Sahib: India and the Making of Rudyard Kipling, by Charles Allen

The Beautiful and the Good

A review of Aristotle's Dialogue with Socrates: On the "Nicomachean Ethics", by Ronna Burger

Rediscovering Herodotus

A review of The Landmark Herodotus: The Histories, edited by Robert B. Strassler;  Herodotus: Histories Book VIII , by Herodotus, edited by A.M. Bowie; Herodotus: Histories Book IX , by Herodotus, edited by Michael A. Flower and