4 February 2016
Show More Empire and Revolution: The Political Life of Edmund Burke by Richard Bourke.
Princeton, 1001 pp., £30.95, September 2015, 978 0 691 14511 2Show More
Training Minds for the War of Ideas: Ashridge College, the Conservative Party and the Cultural Politics of Britain, 1929-54 by Clarisse Berthezène.
Manchester, 214 pp., £75, June 2015, 978 0 7190 8649 6Show More
The Writings and Speeches of Edmund Burke, Vol. IV: Party, Parliament and the Dividing of the Whigs, 1780-94 edited by P.J. Marshall and Donald Bryant.
Oxford, 674 pp., £120, October 2015, 978 0 19 966519 8Show More
“... Marshall, the pre-eminent authority on the late 18th-century British Empire, who took on the task in 2011. The lengthy wait allows Marshall to pay sad tribute to the general editor of the series, PaulLangford, who died in 2015. Independently, Langford’s team and Bourke have wrought a major transformation in our appreciation of Burke. The scale and range of Burke’s activity, the fertility of ...”