Strictly Right: William F. Buckley Jr. and the American Conservative Movement

Strictly Right William F Buckley Jr and the American Conservative Movement An affectionate portrait of the man who started it all With this graceful homage to Bill Buckley two people who have known the pleasure of his company as friends and colleagues place him where he inc

  • Title: Strictly Right: William F. Buckley Jr. and the American Conservative Movement
  • Author: Linda Bridges John R. Coyne
  • ISBN: 9780471758174
  • Page: 352
  • Format: Hardcover
  • An affectionate portrait of the man who started it all With this graceful homage to Bill Buckley, two people who have known the pleasure of his company as friends and colleagues place him where he incontestably belongs at the center of the conservative political movement that moved the center of American politics to the right George F Will, Newsweek Strictly RightAn affectionate portrait of the man who started it all With this graceful homage to Bill Buckley, two people who have known the pleasure of his company as friends and colleagues place him where he incontestably belongs at the center of the conservative political movement that moved the center of American politics to the right George F Will, Newsweek Strictly Right paints an intimate and penetrating portrait of the elegant and multifaceted figure who has helped to add a new dimension to the American political canvas Henry A Kissinger Bill and I and others have been good friends for almost sixty years and I thought I knew of his life as well as anyone, but Linda and John have brought the events together in a magnificent story that surpasses all that we have absorbed If you like and admire Bill, you must read this If you don t, read it anyway it will be good for you Evan G Galbraith, former Ambassador to France and Chairman of National Review Linda Bridges and John Coyne evoke the true old times, when every morning brought a noble chance, and every chance brought out William F Buckley Jr ready to write, speak, question, provoke, tease, or praise, in print, in person, or on the tube, as required All honor to him, and to the authors who capture him in these pages Richard Brookhiser, author of What Would the Founders Do Our Questions, Their Answers

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    1. 'Strictly Right isn’t, strictly speaking, a biography. It lacks the personal focus and depth of research to qualify for that designation. Rather, it presents a half-century of American political history from the perspective of National Review and its remarkable leader. On those terms, it succeeds admirably.'Read the full review, "Buckley's Paradise Lost," on our website:theamericanconservative

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