Robert Tombs's history of England covers the Neanderthals to New Labour.
Michael Knox Beran
Michael Knox Beran, a lawyer and writer, is the author of The Last Patrician (St. Martin's Press), a study of Robert Kennedy; and Jefferson's Demons (Free Press).
Articles by Michael Knox Beran
As much as Machiavelli, who in the Discourses on Livy observed that a â€œcorrupt people,â€ if it should obtain freedom, â€œcan hardly preserve it,â€ Myron Magnet believes that private virtue is essential to the flourishing of a free society.
A review of The Conservatives: A History, by Robin Harris
A review of The German Genius: Europe's Third Renaissance, the Second Scientific Revolution, and the Twentieth Century, by Peter Watson
Aaron Burr may have been a politician, but he was no statesman.
Socialism was defeated in the 20th century, but the belief at the heart of socialism survives.
Remembering John Jay.