Gertrude Himmelfarb, also known as Bea Kristol, is an American historian. She has been a leader of conservative interpretations of history and historiography. She has written extensively on intellectual history, with a focus on Great Britain and the Victorian era, as well as on contemporary society and culture.
|The “real movement” of history, it turns out, is fueled not by matter but by spirit, by the will to freedom.||History|
|Nothing is as seductive as the assurance of success.||Success|
|The real movement of history, it turns out, is fueled not by matter but by spirit, by the will to freedom.||History ;Freedom & Liberty|