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The Elusive Hamilton

From the April 1999 Print Edition

Alexander Hamilton, American by richard brookhiser simon & schuster, 240 pages, $16.99 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. . . . . 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 »