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Policy Review by topic: Biographical Profiles

April 1, 2006

The Pain Painter

Henrik Bering on Edvard Munch: Behind the Scream by Sue Prideaux

February 1, 2006

Red Emperor

Henrik Bering on Mao: The Unknown Story by Jung Chang and Jon Halliday

February 1, 2006

The Politics of Personal Self-Destruction

Stevenson and McCarthy as anti-leaders

December 1, 2005

Churchill’s Workshop

Henrik Bering on In Command of History: Churchill Fighting and Writing the Second World War by David Reynolds

December 1, 2005

On the Disposal of Dictators

The problem of the tyrant’s corpse

October 1, 2005

Public Diplomacy: Lessons from King and Mandela

Restoring America’s image around the world

August 1, 2005

Tammany’s Boss

Sam Munson on Boss Tweed by Kenneth D. Ackerman

August 1, 2005

The Great Awakener

Thomas Meaney on Jonathan Edwards: America’s Evangelical by Philip Gura

August 1, 2005

Orwell’s Burmese Enigma

Cheryl Miller on Finding George Orwell in Burma by Emma Larkin

June 1, 2005

Lincoln in His Own Words

Daniel Sullivan on The Eloquent President: A Portrait of Lincoln Through His Words by Ronald C. White