"One of the best books on economic policy in [recent] years...Higgss case against government oppression is tight and persuasive." -- David Henderson, Professor of Economics, Naval Postgraduate School; author, The Joy of Freedom
"Robert Higgs is a gutsy, passionate, and learned defender of liberty. Americathe real country, not the rotten empireneeds him." -- Bill Kauffman, Associate Editor, American Enterprise
"This hard-hitting book exposes the multitude of ways the growth of the welfare-warfare state threatens our freedom and prosperity." -- Ron Paul, U.S. Congressman
"This is a book that should be read by anyone concerned with American freedoms in the 21st century." -- Thomas Gale Moore, Senior Fellow, Hoover Institution
About the Author
His articles have appeared in the Wall Street Journal, Los Angeles Times, Chicago Tribune, and San Francisco Chronicle, and he has been a guest on NPR, NBC, ABC, C-SPAN, CBN, CNBC, and Radio Free Europe. He lectures at universities and conferences around the world.