"Democracy and Liberty""is the most thorough manual of conservative politics produced during the nineteenth century."-- Russell Kirk, "The Conservative Mind""When democracy turns, as it often does, into a corrupt plutocracy, both national decadence and social revolution are being prepared." So wrote the Irish-born historian, W. E. H. Lecky (1838-1903) in this devastating assault on mass democracy.Lecky spoke for the landed gentry and the upper middle classes of late Victorian England when he warned his countrymen that an ...

Democracy and Liberty: In Two Volumes 1981, Liberty Fund, Indianapolis, IN

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Democracy and Liberty: In Two Volumes 1981, Liberty Fund, Indianapolis, IN

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