Books By: Lecky, William Edward Hartpole

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Democracy and Liberty

Democracy and Liberty By William Edward Hartpole Lecky
Introduction by William Murchison

Political Thought

“When democracy turns, as it often does, into a corrupt plutocracy, both national decadence and social revolution are being prepared.” So wrote the Irish-born historian W. E. H. Lecky (1838–1903) in this devastating assault on mass democracy.