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    • How William F. Buckley Put Liberal America on the Firing Line
    • By: Heather Hendershot
    • Narrated by: Elisabeth Rodgers
    • Length: 12 hrs and 30 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 17
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 16
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 15

    When Firing Line premiered on American television in 1966, just two years after Barry Goldwater's devastating defeat, liberalism was ascendant. Though the Left seemed to have decisively won the hearts and minds of the electorate, the show's creator and host, William F. Buckley - relishing his role as a public contrarian - made the case for conservative ideas, believing that his side would ultimately win because its arguments were better.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Not cohesive enough

    • By Williamb on 05-22-17

    Regular price: $27.97