Chatto & Windus, 1990 - 42 síğur
Part of a series, this book submits a proposal for the admission of republican principles into the national debate. The author examines the Royals as a national fetish that encourages servile but also snobbish attitudes. He calls for constitutional and political reform.
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LibraryThing ReviewUmsögn notanda - Michael_Rose - LibraryThing
It's not a very long read, and of limited value as a result, but the Hitch remains true to his style, and it is immensely enjoyable for that reason. I likewise do not "get" the fetish so many Americans have for the British royal family. Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUmsögn notanda - benjamin7857 - LibraryThing
In this short essay Hitchens does what Hitchens does best: he takes a complex argument and separates out the most salient points, before presenting them cogently in what is, ultimately, a serious yet ... Read full review