A new volume of essays by Lord Acton is more welcome than ever. In the present state of cultural and social disarray, his reflections on history and modernity are as perceptive and prescient today as they were over a century ago.She also paid me one of the greatest compliments I have ever received when she graciously declined to write the forward saying:
Thank you for asking me to contribute to it. But your fine introduction would make any foreword by me redundant."- 'Gertrude Himmelfarb (1922-2019): The Historian of Moral Revolution'