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TAC Bookshelf for the Week of June 18

From agrarian wisdom of Wendell Berry to the gumshoe grist of Raymond Chandler, our editors and writers share what they are reading.

June 18, 2018

TAC Bookshelf for the Week of June 11

Here’s what our staff and writers are reading.

June 11, 2018

The Humanitarian Trap

TAC looks back on one of the most common—and insidious—rationales for foreign intervention.

June 4, 2018

TAC Bookshelf for the Week of June 4

From Nathanael West to Mickey Edwards, here’s what our staff and writers are reading this week.

June 4, 2018

TAC Bookshelf for the Week of May 21

From J.R.R. Tolkien to Josef Pieper, TAC writers Olmstead, Larison and Beauchamp share what they are reading this week

May 21, 2018

TAC Bookshelf for the Week of May 14

From James Burnham to Ross Douthat, here’s what our staff and writers are reading.

May 14, 2018

TAC Bookshelf for the Week of May 7

From Hannah Arendt to Mary Wollstonecraft, here’s what our staff and writers are reading this week.

May 7, 2018

TAC Bookshelf for the Week of April 30

From Aldous Huxley’s deathbed wish to musings on ‘junkyard’ suburbia, here’s what our staff and writers are reading.

April 30, 2018

TAC Bookshelf for the Week of April 23

Our writers on Wendell Berry, Russell Kirk, Philip Payton and more this week.

April 23, 2018

TAC Bookshelf for the Week of April 16

From Steven Pinker to Christopher Lasch, it seems everyone is reading about liberalism this week.

April 16, 2018

TAC Bookshelf for the Week of April 2

From Tim O’Brien to C.S. Lewis, here’s what our staff and writers are reading.

April 2, 2018

TAC Bookshelf for the Week of March 26

From neoconservative history to Vaclav Havel, here’s what our staff and writers are reading.

March 26, 2018

TAC Bookshelf for the Week of March 19

From James Howard Kunstler to Victor Davis Hanson, here’s what our staff and writers are reading.

March 19, 2018

TAC Bookshelf for the Week of March 12

From Nick Turse to The Hedgehog Review, here’s what our staff and writers are reading.

March 12, 2018

TAC Bookshelf for the Week of March 5

Jacob Heilbrunn, contributor: I’m a big fan of the 1935 movie “The …

March 5, 2018

Of Course NATO is Obsolete

Trump was smarter when he was ignorant. The alliance desperately needs a rethink.

February 28, 2018

TAC Bookshelf for the Week of February 26

From Gore Vidal to David Novak, here’s what our staff and writers are reading.

February 26, 2018

TAC Bookshelf for the Week of February 12

From Ross Douthat to Tim Wu, here’s what our staff and writers are reading.

February 12, 2018

TAC Bookshelf for the Week of February 5

From Sean McMeekin to Thomas Merton, here’s what our staff and writers are reading.

February 5, 2018

TAC Bookshelf for the Week of January 29

From Alfred Bester to Tom Clancy, here’s what our editors and staff are reading.

January 29, 2018