The American Cause

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Greenwood Publishing Group, Incorporated, 1975 - Political Science - 172 pages
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A statement of the moral and social principles which the American nation upholds in times of trouble.

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User Review  - Gerhard Konig - Goodreads

Small 158 page book. From the book: We cannot understand our American cause unless we first understand the principles upon which the American people have formed their complex society. We shall look at ... Read full review

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User Review  - Sean Watson - Goodreads

If I were to say it should be compulsory for every American to read this book I will have learned nothing from it. Every American should read it though. Read full review

Contents

BETRAYAL THROUGH IGNORANCE
1
THE NEED FOR PRINCIPLES
12
THE NATURE
23
Copyright

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About the author (1975)

Russell Kirk (1918-94) was an independent man of letters whose best-known book is The Conservative Mind: From Burke to Eliot. Several of his other books, including The American Cause, The Roots of American Order, The Politics of Prudence, Redeeming the Time, and The Sword of Imagination, are available from ISI Books.
New introduction by Benjamin G. Lockerd Jr.
Lockerd is a professor in the Department of English Language and Literature at Grand Valley State University. He is a former president of the T. S. Eliot Society and is currently on the society's board of directors. His books include The Sacred Marriage: Psychic Integration in "The Faerie Queene" and Aethereal Rumours: T. S. Eliot's Physics and Poetics.

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