Victor Davis Hanson Quotes

The more we spend on social spending the more we create an appetite for more social spending.




Victor Davis Hanson, Essayist, Interview, C-SPAN, Book TV, March 7, 2004

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Victor Davis Hanson
Victor Davis Hanson
  • Born: September 5, 1953
  • Nationality: American
  • Profession: Historian

Victor Davis Hanson is an American classicist, military historian, columnist, and farmer. He has been a commentator on modern and ancient warfare and contemporary politics for National Review, The Washington Times and other media outlets. He is a professor emeritus of classics at California State University, Fresno, and is currently the Martin and Illie Anderson Senior Fellow in classics and military history at Stanford University's Hoover Institution. He chairs the Hoover working group on Military History and Contemporary Conflict as well as being the general editor of the Hoover online journal, Strategika. He has been a visiting professor at Hillsdale College where he teaches an intensive course on world, ancient or military history in the autumn semester, as the Wayne and Marcia Buske Distinguished Fellow in History since 2004. Hanson is the author of Carnage and Culture: Landmark Battles in the Rise of Western Power (2001), a New York Times best-selling book.