19 December 2014
On Edmund Burke.
17 September 2014
What happened to a defining world-view?
26 March 2014
Most radical home secretary since WW1.
03 October 2013
25 July 2013
A well-timed twin biography.
19 March 2012
Capitalist Revolutionary: John Maynard KeynesRoger E Backhouse & Bradley W BatemanHarvard University Press, 208pp...
06 October 2011
Few peacetime British prime ministers have had a more daunting inheritance than Harold Macmillan (1894-1986). When he...
22 August 2011
Contesting Democracy: Political Ideas in 20th-Century EuropeJan-Werner MüllerYale University Press, 304pp, £25Is the...
09 June 2011
The Origins of Political Order: from Prehuman Times to the French Revolution Francis FukuyamaProfile Books, 586pp, £...
17 February 2011
Kenneth Morgan is a leading historian of 20th-century Britain, as well as a Labour peer. His books cover a wide range....
25 November 2010
The right's victory
02 April 2010
With Labour hauling itself back from the brink of electoral catastrophe, Martin Pugh's history of the party could...
22 March 2010
Anthony Barnett's services to the cause of democratic renewal and open debate are second to none. I admire him hugely,...
25 February 2010
The real Cameron
20 January 2010
David Selbourne is one of nature's curmudgeons. At times, The Principle of Duty, first published in 1994 and reissued...