“Dramatic and illuminating.… [R]aises momentous questions about nationality, religion, literature, and even the Holocaust.” —Adam Kirsch, The Atlantic
Hilarious, unbelievable-but-true stories from the American courts.
How to restore the can-do spirit that made America great, from the author of the best-selling The Death of Common Sense.
"[Makes] history, with all its messiness, ugliness, and even humanity, come vividly alive."—Chicago Tribune
America is run by dead people—leaders from past generations who enacted programmes that churn ahead regardless of waste, irrelevance or new priorities.