Books by Patrick J. Buchanan

Released: July 8, 2014

"A mostly evenhanded (from this great distance) consideration of a president from one of his closest advisers."
The populist conservative and senior adviser to Richard Nixon tells how he helped turn the loser into a winner. Read full book review >
Released: Oct. 18, 2011

"Liberals may rightly dismiss this sprawling, often rambling book as nativist claptrap. Readers willing to excuse the nods to predictable right-wing shibboleths and bogeymen will find it a troubling analysis of how America has changed for the worse in the last half century, and how difficult it will be to pull it back from the loss of freedom and prosperity Buchanan sees not far ahead."
Buchanan (Churchill, Hitler, and "The Unnecessary War": How Britain Lost Its Empire and the West Lost the World, 2009, etc.) mourns the passing of the America of his youth. Read full book review >
Released: Jan. 1, 2008

"Vintage Buchanan: provocative, intelligent and not a little strange."
Conservative stalwart Buchanan skewers the Republicans and the rich. Read full book review >
Released: Jan. 18, 2002

"Shameless, embarrassing rantings. Little attests to the moral health of this nation more than the fact that it's made a mockery of Buchanan's presidential ambitions time and again."
It's the Great White Hope pitted against the godless hordes in Buchanan's (A Republic, Not an Empire, 1999, etc.) stark worldview from the fringe right. Read full book review >
Released: Sept. 17, 1999

"Hopefully readers will look past the warts and approach the central argument with the gravity it deserves."
A theoretically coherent analysis but an unnecessarily flawed prescription. Read full book review >