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Jacques Barzun • 263 Items / 34 Books, 104 Articles, 124 Reviews
God's Country and Mine (1954)
A Declaration of Love Spiced with a Few Harsh Words
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Published Reviews
  1. [+]
    Time Has Its Revenge (Review)
    God's Country and Mine, by Jacques Barzun
    1. God's Country and Mine by Jacques Barzun
    The Nation, May 22, 1954, p. 446
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    Changing Patterns in Patriotism (Review)
    God's Country and Mine, by Jacques Barzun
    1. God's Country and Mine by Jacques Barzun
    Commonweal, May 7, 1954, pp. 121-122
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    Toynbee and the Historical Imagination (Review)
    God's Country and Mine, by Jacques Barzun
    1. God's Country and Mine by Jacques Barzun
    Encounter, March 1955, p. 80
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    Second Convolution (Review)
    God's Country and Mine, by Jacques Barzun
    1. God's Country and Mine by Jacques Barzun
    The New Republic, April 12, 1954, p. 19
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    God's Country and Mr. Kronenberger (2 Reviews)
    God's Country and Mine, by Jacques Barzun
    1. God's Country and Mine by Jacques Barzun
    2. Company Manners by Louis Kronenberger
    The Partisan Review, July 1954, pp. 426-431
  6. Books
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    Leaves of Hope (2 Reviews)
    The Measure of Man, by Joseph Wood Krutch
    1. The Measure of Man by Joseph Wood Krutch
    2. God's Country and Mine by Jacques Barzun
    The New Yorker, May 22, 1954, pp. 118-119
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    Critique and Accompaniment (2 Reviews)
    God's Country and Mine, by Jacques Barzun
    1. God's Country and Mine by Jacques Barzun
    2. Company Manners by Louis Kronenberger
    The Saturday Review, March 20, 1954, p. 15
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    The New Books (7 Reviews)
    Welcome Spring
    1. Moscow by Theodor Plievier
    2. The Confidential Clerk by T.S. Eliot
    3. Bhowani Junction by John Masters
    4. God's Country and Mine by Jacques Barzun
    5. The Desperate Hours by Joseph Arnold Hayes
    6. Peter Domanig in America: Steel by Victor White
    7. The Royal Family by Pierre Berton
    The Harpers Monthly, April 1954, pp. 93-99
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    Recent Books on International Relations (11 Reviews)
    The United States
    1. God's Country and Mine by Jacques Barzun
    2. America Day by Day by Simone de Beauvoir
    3. But We Were Born Free by Elmer H. Davis
    4. The End of Innocence by Jonathan Daniels
    5. Secretary Stimson: A Study in Statecraft by Richard N. Current
    6. Woodrow Wilson and the Rebirth of Poland, 1914-1920 by Louis L. Gerson
    7. Is There a Republican Majority? by Louis Harris
    8. The Advice and Consent of the Senate by Joseph P. Harris
    9. Civil Liberties and the Vinson Court by C. Herman Pritchett
    10. Elihu Root and the Conservative Tradition by Richard W. Leopold and Oscar Handlin
    11. The Age of Suspicion by James A. Wechsler
    Foreign Affairs, October 1954, p. 160
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    Brief Comments (24 Reviews)
    Twenty-four outstanding books of the previous quarter
    1. God's Country and Mine by Jacques Barzun
    2. Company Manners by Louis Kronenberger
    3. Man's Unconquerable Mind by Gilbert Highet
    4. But We Were Born Free by Elmer H. Davis
    5. On Education and Freedom by Harold Taylor
    6. Scenes and Portraits by Van Wyck Brooks
    7. The Second Tree from the Corner by E.B. White
    8. The Manner is Ordinary by John La Farge
    9. The Prophet Armed: Trotsky, 1879-1921 by Isaac Deutscher
    10. The People of South Africa by Sarah Gertrude Millin
    11. Rum Jungle by Alan Moorehead
    12. Seven Years in Tibet by Heinrich Harrer
    13. Domenico Scarlatti by Ralph Kirkpatrick
    14. New Letters of Berlioz, 1830-1868 by Hector Berlioz
    15. The Selected Letters of Gustave Flaubert by Francis Steegmuller and Gustave Flaubert
    16. The Gentleman of Renaissance France by William Leon Wiley
    17. The Finer Tone by Earl R. Wasserman
    18. John Keats: The Living Year by Robert Gittings
    19. Beyond Criticism by Karl Jay Shapiro
    20. The Desert Music, and Other Poems by William Carlos Williams
    21. The Ponder Heart by Eudora Welty
    22. The Horseman on the Roof by Jean Giono
    23. The Cobweb by William Gibson
    24. Cress Delahanty by Jessamyn West
    The American Scholar, Summer 1954, pp. 366-375