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"Liberty . . . is itself the highest political end." The unifying theme of these essays is Lord Acton's concept of liberty. Included are his two famous essays on the history of freedom ("The History of Freedom in Antiquity" and "The History of Freedom in Christianity") as are writings on the tradition of liberty in England, America, and Europe....

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ISBN : 9780865970472
Format Type : Paperback
Number of Pages : 557 Pages
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  • Paul
    2019-05-12 02:57

    Lord Acton is famous for one phrase: "Power corrupts, absolute power corrupts absolutely." He deserves more and better attention. Here is the place to start.