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Extinguishing the minds (and souls) of our children in ten easy steps
Anthony Esolen is the author of The Politically Incorrect Guide to Western Civilization and Ironies of Faith, and the translator and editor of the celebrated three-volume Modern Library edition of Dante’s Divine Comedy. He is a professor of English at Providence College and a senior editor of Touchstone magazine. Esolen lives in Rhode Island.
Fantastic! Well-written engaging,and witty. As a mother of three boys four years old and younger I have am so grateful that this book came into my life at the time it did. Read morePublished 3 months ago by Kelly
A great book and one which any parent would benefit from reading. More importantly though, their child will benefit from a parent reading and carefully considering what Esolen has... Read morePublished 13 months ago by Erika
This was by far the most imaginative, creative, and intellectually stimulating book that I have ever read, ( in my short life).Published 13 months ago by mkg
Cultural criticisms vary widely in terms of value; Esolen's work assesses the developments of our times in light of eternal verities in compelling style. Read morePublished 16 months ago by NanaJ
I highly recommend this book to anybody with children, esp. small ones. It's written in the style of "The Screwtape Letters" by C.S. Read morePublished 18 months ago by Joe Fisher
Overall, I agree with the author's points. Sometimes I feel he be-labors the same points over and over again. Read morePublished 18 months ago by Ken
The author does a stellar job in laying out methods to ensure that our younglings can effectively be assimilated into cogs for The Machine. Read morePublished 20 months ago by Eric B
I agree with everything proposed in the book but I felt it rambled on in an effort to convince the reader of the premise. Read morePublished 21 months ago by Kit
I have to agree with the other 1-star reviewer that said they were surprised at the number of 5-star reviews for this book. I put it down after the second chapter. Read morePublished 23 months ago by P. H.