Topic: “English History”
Reconsiderations June 2018
They built the wall
A review of Hadrian’s Wall by Adrian Goldsworthy.
Books March 2018
Charles in charge
Oct 31, 2017
The Critic’s Notebook
On drawings by Mel Kendrick, Murillo at the Frick & more from the world of culture.
Features September 2015
On the special significance of Magna Carta for Americans.
Features October 2014
A schoolboy’s guide to war
How England’s public school boys won the First World War.
Books February 1993
The “I” of the storm
On The World Crisis by Winston S. Churchill.
Features November 1988
The short happy life of Robert Louis Stevenson
On Robert Louis Stevenson’s life and legacy.