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American Liberalism and World Politics: 1931-1941

BooksAugust 27, 1964
This fascinating deconstruction the drift of American "liberal" opinion from peace to war between 1931 and 1941...

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Classical Liberalism and the Austrian School

BooksFebruary 15, 2012
Here is the book to learn classical liberalism from the ground up, written by the foremost historian in the Austrian tradition — Ralph Raico...

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Liberalism: In the Classical Tradition

BooksJuly 20, 2005
This is Mises's classic statement in defense of a free society.

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Mises: The Last Knight of Liberalism

BooksSeptember 3, 2007
Hülsmann's sweeping intellectual biography — constructed from original sources — of the 20th century's most astonishing dissident intellectual.

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The Place of Religion in the Liberal Philosophy of Constant, Tocqueville, and Lord Acton

BooksJuly 20, 2005
Were the liberals of the 18th and 19th century truly foreshadowing the hippies of the 1960s, and thereby in need of the correcting force of conservatism to add piety and an appreciation of tradition to their love of freedom?

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The Liberal Tradition from Fox to Keynes

BooksOctober 7, 2010
Long before our time, the word liberal meant: leave society alone to manage itself. In economics, it meant laissez-faire and private property. In government, it meant the rule of law. In civic life, it meant more liberty. Freedom was the watchword, the solution to whatever ailed the social order.

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Liberalismus

BooksMay 21, 2010
The original 1927 German edition of Mises's classic Liberalism...

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The Road to Serfdom

BooksJanuary 19, 2005
This book is a classic in the history of liberal ideas.

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Die Partei der Freiheit (The Party of Liberty)

BooksAugust 10, 2010
Raico’s book, whose title in English would be “The Party of Freedom: Studies in the History of German Liberalism,” is something not often seen in this field: a market-friendly account by a classical liberal.

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The Book of Journeyman: Essays from the New Freeman

BooksDecember 13, 2006
The Book of Journeyman is a collection of Nock's essays originally written for The New Freeman . It is quintessential Nock...

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The Freeman Book

BooksNovember 22, 2007
Yes, that's right: The Freeman . This was the original, as edited by Albert Jay Nock in the early 1920s. It was radical, far-reaching, topical, and bracing in every way...

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The Book of Peace

BooksMarch 31, 2008
Originally published in 1845, this is a collection of sixty-four essays by a variety of authors and from a wide range of viewpoints on the subjects of war and peace.

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Control or Economic Law

BooksFebruary 18, 2010
This is Eugen Böhm von Bawerk's scientific — but impassioned — call for economic liberalization.

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The Trade of Nations

BooksJanuary 8, 2010
Published in 1947, The Trade of Nations is a guide to international trade and finance; an exposure of the fallacies of economic nationalism; and a vigorous defense of economic liberalism.

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The Tragedy of the Euro

BooksDecember 8, 2010
Bagus explains that the Euro is not what the older classical liberals had hoped for, but instead is a politically managed money that is destined for failure.

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Great Wars and Great Leaders: A Libertarian Rebuttal

BooksDecember 8, 2010
Ralph Raico — the great historian of classical liberalism — strips away the veneer of exalted leaders and beloved wars.

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Principles of Ethics: Anthology

BooksAugust 29, 2012
This two-volume treatise by the classic liberal political theorist and philosopher Herbert Spencer has been considered by many to be his most influential work.

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Pictures of the Socialistic Future

BooksNovember 21, 2009
Written in 1893, it is a novel of life under socialism by Eugene Richter, a German liberal of the 19th century.

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Eurozone Craves More Inflation

BlogJanuary 9, 2015

As of this week, when Eurozone price inflation reached negative levels, ECB's Mario Draghi decided to throw caution to the wind and brace “for further measures, which could, if needed, be implemented in a timely manner”. Estimates for the European QE program are around...

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The Economics of the Colour Bar

BooksApril 25, 2007
Who were the original and most passionate opponents of apartheid in South Africa? The classical liberals, and this book was their most important weapon against the problem of racial injustice.

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