Keep Calm and Carry On

Today, I read a book review of a monograph entitled The English and their History by Robert Tombs that was written by Peter Hitchens, the Tory brother of the late Christopher:

http://www.nytimes.com/2016/01/03/books/review/the-english-and-their-history-by-robert-tombs.html?_r=0

I have no opinion on the book in question, which I have not read yet. What peaked my interest was Hitchens’ dismal impression of modern England, which he seems to believe is little better than the Soviet Union, circa 1990.

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