Ergebnisse 1-5 von 5
Writing at a time before political parties had become accepted as vital
extraconstitutional , opinion - focusing agencies , Washington feared that they
carried the seeds of the nation ' s destruction through petty factionalism .
... to put in the place of the delegated will of the nation the will of a party , often a
small but artful and enterprising minority ... according to the alternate triumphs of
different parties , to make the public administration the mirror of the ill concerted ...
I have already intimated to you the danger of parties in the state , with particular
reference to the founding of them on ... take a more comprehensive view and
warn you in the most solemn manner against the baneful effects of the spirit of
Without looking forward to an extremity of this kind ( which nevertheless ought not
to be entirely out of sight ) the common and continual mischiefs of the spirit of
party are sufficient to make it the interest and the duty of a wise people to ...
There is an opinion that parties in free countries are useful checks upon the
administration of the government and serve to ... in governments of a monarchical
cast patriotism may look with indulgence , if not with favor , upon the spirit of party
Was andere dazu sagen - Rezension schreiben
LibraryThing ReviewNutzerbericht - PhilSyphe - LibraryThing
I'm reviewing the short story of 'The Valley of the Worm' and not a collection by that name. Howard presents another of his reincarnation tales, this time his main character recalls a previous life ... Vollständige Rezension lesen
POINT TO POINT NAVIGATION: A MemoirNutzerbericht - Kirkus
In this successor to the first volume of his memoir, Palimpsest (1995), prolific novelist/essayist/gadfly Vidal mixes mournful minor keys among his usual trumpet blasts against what he regards as an ... Vollständige Rezension lesen