Products tagged with 'Biography'

Items 1 to 10 of 21 total

per page
Page:
  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3

Grid  List 

Set Descending Direction
  1. American Cicero

    American Cicero

    By Bradley J. Birzer

    Regular Price: $25.00

    Special Price $20.00

    From Paolucci Book Award–winning author Bradley J. Birzer comes this exceptional biography of an unjustly neglected Founder

    “Birzer rightly presents [Charles] Carroll as the proper object of deep interest and admiration.” —First Things

    This fascinating new biographyrescues American Founder Charles Carroll of Carrollton from unjust neglect, revealing why Founders such as John Adams assumed that Carroll would one day be considered among the greats—and also why history has largely forgotten him.

    “Birzer is one of today’s finest biographers. With meticulous scholarship, he places Charles Carroll back on the pedestal from which previous generations of neglectful historians had unceremoniously removed him.” —Joseph Pearce, author of Tolkien: Man and Myth

    Learn More
  2. Bertrand de Jouvenel

    Bertrand de Jouvenel

    By Daniel J. Mahoney

    Regular Price: $15.00

    Special Price $12.00

    In his effort to detach the indispensable notion of the common good from its historical identification with the more closed, homogeneous, and static societies of the premodern past, the French political philosopher Bertrand de Jouvenel (1903–87) pointed the way towards a viable "conservative liberalism." So argues Daniel J. Mahoney in this compelling introduction to the life and work of Jouvenel, one of twentieth-century France's most profound philosophers and political essayists.

    Learn More
  3. Edmund Burke:  A Genius Reconsidered

    Edmund Burke: A Genius Reconsidered

    Written by Russell Kirk, foreword by Roger Scruton

    Regular Price: $22.00

    Special Price $17.60

    In this, the liveliest and most accessible one-volume life of Edmund Burke, Russell Kirk ingeniously combines into a living whole the private and the public Burke. He gives us a fresh assessment of the great statesman, who enjoys even greater influence today than in his own time.

    Learn More
  4. Encounters

    Encounters

    By Paul Gottfried

    Regular Price: $28.00

    Special Price $22.40

    Out of stock

  5. Eric Voegelin

    Eric Voegelin

    By Michael P. Federici

    Regular Price: $14.95

    Special Price $11.96

    Readers intimidated or puzzled by Voegelin's often daunting prose will find Federici's volume, the fourth entry in ISI's Library of Modern Thinkers series, an invaluable guide to one of the twentieth century's most imposing—and most impressive—philosophical minds.

    Learn More
  6. Gleanings from an Unplanned Life

    Gleanings from an Unplanned Life

    by James L. Buckley

    Regular Price: $25.00

    Special Price $20.00

    "You have never read a book like this . . . A warm, often wryly funny, wonderfully illuminating tale about one of the most remarkable families of the last century."
    Michael Novak

    "Buckley, in a distinctive way, tells his story and keeps alive the family tradition for introducing wit in one's narrative, and for acknowledging, with extraordinary gentility, the views of others who come to different conclusions." —National Review

    Learn More
  7. Great Contemporaries

    Great Contemporaries

    By Winston S. Churchill, edited and with a new introduction by James W. Muller

    Regular Price: $22.00

    Special Price $17.60

    What makes a great leader? Let one of history’s greatest statesmen tell you.

    Winston Churchill, winner of the the Nobel Prize in Literature, reveals the secrets of leadership in his marvelous profiles of the giants of his age.

    “By far the most important, thoughtful edition of Churchill’s famous personality sketches ever published . . . The indispensable ‘desert island’ text for any marooned Churchillian.”
    Finest Hour

    Learn More
  8. James Burnham and the Struggle for the World

    James Burnham and the Struggle for the World

    Written by Daniel Kelly, foreword by Richard Brookhiser

    Regular Price: $29.95

    Special Price $23.96

    James Burnham (1905-1987) was one of the most influential anticommunist figures of the Cold War era, as Daniel Kelly's fascinating biography makes clear.

    Learn More
  9. Ludwig von Mises

    Ludwig von Mises

    By Israel M. Kirzner

    Regular Price: $14.95

    Special Price $11.96

    In this thorough yet concise introduction to Mises' life, economics, and influence, Kirzner (a former student of Mises and an influential free-market economist himself) traces the key elements of Mises' life, explains his core contributions to economic theory, and assesses his impact on twentieth century economics and political thought.

    Learn More
  10. Malcolm Muggeridge

    Malcolm Muggeridge

    Written, with a new Introduction, by Gregory Wolfe

    Regular Price: $15.00

    Special Price $12.00

    Malcolm Muggeridge (1903-1990), British writer and social critic, was one of the most brilliant controversialists and media personalities of his generation. Gregory Wolfe's acclaimed biography draws on unpublished diaries, correspondence, interviews, and Muggeridge's prolific writings to chronicle the long and turbulent life of this legendary figure. Learn More

Items 1 to 10 of 21 total

per page
Page:
  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3

Grid  List 

Set Descending Direction