From the April, 2002 issue of Touchstone
culture history Dawson Revisited by Patrick Henry Reardon

Dawson Revisited

Christianity and European Culture: Selections from the Work of Christopher Dawson
edited by Gerald J. Russello
Washington, D.C.: The Catholic University of America Press, 1998
(262 pages; $24.95, paper)

The Spirit of the Oxford Movement and Newman’s Place in History
by Christopher Dawson
London: The Saint Austin Press, 2001
(153 pages; $26.95, cloth)

Dynamics of World History
by Christopher Dawson
Wilmington, Delaware: ISI Publications, 2002
(500 pages; $29.95, cloth; $16.95, paper)

reviewed by Patrick Henry Reardon

Among the many reasons for which we mourn the passing of Russell Kirk in 1994, special mention can . . .


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