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Liberty, State, and Union

BiographiesU.S. HistoryPolitical Theory

Bassani shows that Jefferson was a special kind of libertarian. He did not believe in government, but for one or two areas. Nor did he believe in the "union" much less the nation stat e. He was a radical individualist who had no use for the political collective...

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Liberty: A Path to Its Recovery

Free MarketsPolitical Theory

Here is Harper's early manifesto (1949), in which he reveals a sophisticated understanding of free markets and freedom...

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The Limits of Economics

Calculation and KnowledgeEntrepreneurship

Economic policy consists in all those actions and measures which aim, outside or quite independently of the economic interests of their framers, at bestowing advantages (rarely disadvantages) on a chosen group of economic subjects or entrepreneurs, and of which the motive lies primarily in this...

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Limits of State Action

Big GovernmentPolitical Theory

Humboldt explores the role that liberty plays in individual development, discusses criteria for permitting the state to limit individual actions, and suggests ways of confining the state to its proper bounds.

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Lincoln Unmasked

U.S. HistoryPolitical Theory

DiLorenzo discusses how the Lincoln cult came into being and came to dominate national politics--and how completely far from the truth they have strayed.

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Literature and the Economics of Liberty: Spontaneous Order in Culture

Media and Culture

In a welcome change of critical perspective, Paul Cantor and Stephen Cox give an economic interpretation of literature from a pro-market point of view, not the standard Marxism take.

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The Love of Liberty

Philosophy and MethodologyPolitical Theory

The love of liberty and the love of knowledge go hand-in-hand.

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Ludwig von Mises on Money and Inflation

Money and BanksMonetary TheoryMoney and Banking

Some of Mises's lectures, which provide a glimpse into the workings of an incredible mind on a topic that is crucial to our future...

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Ludwig von Mises: Scholar, Creator, Hero

BiographiesHistory of the Austrian School of Economics

This monograph celebrates the life and work of one of the great creative minds of our century.

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