It is essential reading for anyone who wishes to understand American history and government.
I've read Acton and Weber and Marx and Hayek and Spinoza and Descartes and Montaigne and Bacon and Thucydides and Livy and Gibbon as well.
Calhoun was the anonymous author of nullification writings while sitting as Vice President of the United States!
History has been unfair to Mr. Calhoun. His idea of the "concurrent majority," as well as his development of it, is brilliant. Read morePublished 24 days ago by LS Smith
I recommend this to anyone who wants an intelligent assessment of how a government should work. It blows this present travesty away.Published 17 months ago by Denise J. Murray