June 30, 2012 03:12 PM
by Roger Kimball, from Roger’s Rules
“Of the making of many books,” sayeth the sage of Ecclesiastes, “there is no end.” But how about the selling of many books? Today, June 30, is the official publication date of my new book The Fortunes of Permanence: Culture and Anarchy in an Age of Amnesia. Imagine my delight, then, when I discovered that [...]
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