The Conservative Mind: From Burke to Eliot

The Conservative Mind: From Burke to Eliot

by Russell Kirk

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The Conservative Mind: From Burke to Eliot by Russell Kirk

"The Conservative Mind: From Burke to Eliot" by Russell Kirk is arguably one of the greatest contributions to twentieth-century American Conservatism. Brilliant in every respect, from its conception to its choice of significant figures representing the history of intellectual conservatism, "The Conservative Mind" launched the modern American Conservative Movement. A must-read.

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ISBN-13: 9781388187514
Publisher: Blurb
Publication date: 10/08/2018
Pages: 322
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.72(d)

About the Author

Russell Kirk (1918-1994), historian of ideas, critic, essayist, editor and novelist, was the author of thirty-two books. Among them are The Roots of American Order, America's British Culture, The Politic of Prudence, Eliot and His Age, Enemies of the Permanent Things, Edmund Burke, Redeeming the Time, John Randolph of Roanoke, and six works of fiction. His memoirs, The Sword of Imagination, were published posthumously. He received twelve honorary doctorates from American universities and many awards, including the Presidential Citizens Medal. The Russell Kirk Center for Cultural Renewal, founded in 1995 and based in Mecosta, Michigan, continues his work to defend "the permanent things" today.

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The Conservative Mind: From Burke to Eliot 4.5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
Treehouse63 More than 1 year ago
This books provides a look at conservativie thought through out history.
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