Linda Colley, 4 September 1997
Show More Edmund Burke: A Life in Caricature by Nicholas Robinson.
Yale, 214 pp., £30, October 1996, 0 300 06801 8Show More
The Writings and Speeches of Edmund Burke. Vol. III: Party, Parliament and the American War 1774-80 edited by Warren Elofson and John Woods.
Oxford, 713 pp., £75, September 1996, 0 19 822414 1Show More
Edmund Burke and India: Political Morality and Empire by Frederick Whelan.
Pittsburgh, 384 pp., £39.95, December 1996, 0 8229 3927 4Show More
“... over six hundred times. Indeed, in this latest volume of the collected speeches and writings, Warren Elofson calculates that Burke spoke more than any other Parliamentarian between 1774 and 1776 except Lord North, the Prime Minister. It follows that some of the extreme ingenuity which has been expended on trying to reconstruct a coherent Burkeian ...”