Things that matter : three decades of passions, pastimes and politics / Charles Krauthammer.

Krauthammer, Charles, 1950- author. (Author).
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Available copies

  • 14 copies at SC LENDS. (Show)
  • 1 copy at Florence County Library.

Current holds

6 current holds with 34 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Florence - Lake City Branch 320 Krauthammer (Text) 33172005488232 Adult Non-fiction In process -
Florence - Main Library 320 Krauthammer (Text) 33172005404189 Adult Non-fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780385349178 (hc)
  • ISBN: 0385349173 (hc)
  • Physical Description: x, 387 pages ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Crown Forum, [2013]

Content descriptions

General Note: Includes index.
Selected essays previously published in various periodicals and journals.
Formatted Contents Note: Part one: Personal. The good and the great ; Manners ; Pride and prejudices ; Follies ; Passions and pastimes ; Heaven and Earth -- Part two: Political. Citizen and state ; Conundrums ; Body and soul ; Man and God ; Memory and monuments -- Part three: Historical. The Jewish question, again ; The golden age ; The age of holy terror ; The age to come -- Part four: Global. Three essays on America and the world.
Summary, etc.: America's preeminent columnist presents his penetrating and surprising reflections on everything from embryo research to entitlement reform, from Halley's Comet to border collies, from Christopher Columbus to Martin Luther King, from drone warfare to American decline. Features a special, highly autobiographical introduction.
Subject: Krauthammer, Charles, 1950- > Political and social views.
Popular culture > United States > History.
United States > Politics and government.
United States > Civilization.
Conservatism > United States.