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Russell Kirk on the Britishness of American Culture

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 America’s British Culture by Russell Kirk (150 pages, Transaction Publishers, 1994) Russell Kirk, who had been called the father of the modern American conservative movement, died in April 1994. Best known for his impressive contribution to Anglo-American intellectual history entitled The Conservative Mind (1953), he spent a lifetime exploring America’s Western and British antecedents. He came to an understanding [...]