Stalin continues to fascinate--the central mystery within the riddle inside the enigma that was the Soviet Union. If you Google "Stalin, biography," 166,000 websites come up.
Gertrude Himmelfarb is a remarkable woman. Remarkable, first, because in some respects she is a pioneer.
Of the making of many books about Abraham Lincoln there is no end.
Few of those who followed the David Irving libel trial held in London
three years ago could avoid being struck by the calm but towering
presence of the British historian Richard Evans.
All nations are modern inventions, but those fashioned in the Middle East show their scaffolding more than most.
According to the Constitution, the President, with the consent of the Senate, selects the members of the Supreme Court.