Tuesday, October 28, 2003

Right-Of-Center Bloggers Select The Books That Have Had The Biggest Impact On Their Thinking

A new survey over at Rightwing News.

FWIW here were my selections (in no particular order):

Wm Buckley ed. Have You Ever Seen a Dream Walking

G.k. Chesterton, Orthodoxy

G. K. Chesterton, Heretics

William Simon, A Time for Truth

Francis Schaefer, The Christian Manifesto

Herbert Butterfield, The Whig Interpretation of History

Chilton Williamson, The Immigration Mystique

Theodore White, In Search of History

Albert Murray, The Omni-Americans

Tom Wolfe, The Purple Decades

David Gelernter, 1939: The Lost World of the Fair

Samuel Eliot Morrison, The Oxford History of the American People

Charles Murray, Losing Ground

Forrest MacDondald, Alexander Hamilton

Jacques Barzun, Clio and the Doctors

Milton Freeman, Free to Choose

I guess i really am out of step since only one of these titles made the RWN list

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