The Elusive Hamilton

From the April 1999 Print Edition

National Review senior editor Richard Brookhiser has followed up his successful 1996 biography of George Washington ( Founding Father: Rediscovering George Washington ) with a biography of Alexander Hamilton. Like the Washington biography, this is a compact, readable volume filled with vivid . . . . Continue Reading »

Augustine Revisited

From the April 1997 Print Edition

Love and Saint Augustine By Hannah Arendt Edited by Joanna Vecchiarelli Scott and Judith Chelius Stark University of Chicago Press, 233 pages, $22.50 I first met Hannah Arendt in 1964, while I was writing my dissertation on her political thought. I called her up and asked if I could interview her, . . . . Continue Reading »