What to Give a FIRST THINGS Reader

December 2008
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Dec2008, Issue 188, p16
The article presents a list of books recommended by contributing authors to the journal, including "Democracy in America," by Alexis de Tocqueville, "Studies in Classic American Literature," by D. H. Lawrence, and "Crisis: The Anatomy of Two Major Foreign Policy Crises," by Henry Kissinger.


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