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New Trump book does $1M in sales in first 24 hours

New Trump book does $1M in sales in first 24 hours

Via: Vic Eldred  •  Books  •  27 Comments  •  5 days ago

Even for former President Donald Trump, the fast pace of sales of his first  post-White House book  has been impressive. His new publisher, Winning Team, said that the sales of  Our Journey...
‘Look’ Review: The Big Picture

‘Look’ Review: The Big Picture

Via: Vic Eldred  •  Books  •  2 Comments  •  one week ago

America’s great glossy magazines were once at the pulsing heart of popular culture. Millions of readers devoured their copies of Life, Look, the Saturday Evening Post, Collier’s, the New Yorker,...
‘Ends of War’ Review: The Myth of Appomattox

‘Ends of War’ Review: The Myth of Appomattox

Via: Vic Eldred  •  Books  •  1 Comments  •  2 weeks ago

When Robert E. Lee surrendered his battered Confederate army to Ulysses S. Grant at Virginia’s Appomattox Court House on Palm Sunday, April 9, 1865, the flames fanning the Civil War were...
‘The Dying Citizen’ Review: Keystone of the Republic

‘The Dying Citizen’ Review: Keystone of the Republic

Via: Vic Eldred  •  Books  •  5 Comments  •  2 weeks ago

In his 2001 book “Carnage and Culture,” Victor Davis Hanson sought to explain the West’s military superiority over the previous 2,500 years, from the democratic city-states of ancient Greece to...
‘Rescuing Socrates’ Review: Great Books, Greatly Missed

‘Rescuing Socrates’ Review: Great Books, Greatly Missed

Via: Vic Eldred  •  Books  •  1 Comments  •  2 weeks ago

In 1985, when Roosevelt Montás first arrived in New York, he was an 11-year-old Dominican “with a head full of lice and a belly full of tropical parasites.” By his own account, he didn’t seem...
‘The Young H.G. Wells’ Review: The Original Futurist

‘The Young H.G. Wells’ Review: The Original Futurist

Via: Vic Eldred  •  Books  •  3 Comments  •  4 weeks ago

Does anyone read H.G. Wells anymore? The question has been asked periodically since his death in 1946, and the answer is invariably a qualified yes. Of Wells’s more than 100 books, his best known...
The History is already being written (Part 2: The Mueller investigation)

The History is already being written (Part 2: The Mueller investigation)

By: Vic Eldred  •  Books  •  11 Comments  •  4 weeks ago

The following is an excerpt from Mollie Hemingway's book Rigged:"Mueller is a great selection. Impeccable credentials. Should be widely accepted," Representative Jason Chaffetz, the Republican head...
The history is already being written (Part I)

The history is already being written (Part I)

By: Vic Eldred  •  Books  •  94 Comments  •  4 weeks ago

The following is an excerpt from Mollie Hemingway's book "Rigged." I regard this as the first definitive history of the Russia Collusion hoaxFrom Chapter 2: Taking on the Establishment.When Hillary...
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