IV. The Classical World

A. China

1. The Great Wall
Chen, Changfen, and Anne Wilkes Tucker. The Great Wall of China: Photographs by Chen Changfen. New Haven, Conn.: Yale UP/The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, 2007.
Schwartz, Daniel, and Zhenwen Luo. The Great Wall of China: With 149 Duotone Photographs and 6 Maps, rev. ed. London: Thames & Hudson, 2001: Ch. 7, 9, 11.
2. Other
Adams, Charles. For Good and Evil: The Impact of Taxes on the Course of Civilization, rev. ed. Lanham, Md.: Madison Books, 1999: Ch. 5.
Booth, Martin. The Dragon Syndicates: The Global Phenomenon of the Triads, rev. ed. 1999. Rpt. New York City: Carroll & Graf, 2000: Pt. 1, Ch. 1.
Feigon, Lee. China Rising: The Meaning of Tiananmen. Chicago: Ivan R. Dee, 1990: Ch. 1.
Ford, Ford Madox [Joseph Leopold Ford Madox Hueffer]. The March of Literature: From Confucius' Day to Our Own. 1938. Rpt. Normal, Ill.: Dalkey Archive Press, 1998: Vol. I, Pt. 1, Ch. 3.
Jaki, Stanley L. Science and Creation: From Eternal Cycles to an Oscillating Universe, rev. ed. Lanham, Md.: UP of America, 1986: Ch. 2.
Long, Roderick T. "Austro-Libertarian Themes in Early Confucianism." Journal of Libertarian Studies Summer 2003: 35-62.
Reid, T.R. Confucius Lives Next Door: What Living in the East Teaches Us About Living in the West. 1999. Rpt. New York City: Vintage Books, 2000: Ch. 4.
Rosen, William. Justinian’s Flea: Plague, Empire, and the Birth of Europe. New York City: Viking, 2007: Ch. 13.
Rothbard, Murray N. An Austrian Perspective on the History of Economic Thought, Vol. I: Economic Thought Before Adam Smith. 1995. Rpt. Auburn, Ala.: Ludwig von Mises Institute, 2006: Pt. 1, Ch. 10.
Serventi, Silvano, and Françoise Sabban. Pasta: The Story of a Universal Food. 2000. Trans. Anthony Shugaar. New York City: Columbia UP, 2002: Ch. 9.
Sykes, Ella Constance, and Brig. Gen. Percy Sykes. Through Deserts and Oases of Central Asia. 1920. Rpt. Whitefish, Mont.: Kessinger Publishing, 2007: Ch. 13.
Veale, F.J.P. Advance to Barbarism: The Development of Total Warfare From Sarajevo to Hiroshima, 2nd rev. ed. New York City: The Devin-Adair Co., 1968: Ch. 3.

B. Egypt

1. Laurence Gardner
a. Realm of the Ring Lords: The Ancient Legacy of the Ring and the Grail. 2000. Rpt. London: Element, 2004: Ch. 18.
b. The Shadow of Solomon: The Lost Secret of the Freemasons Revealed. London: HarperElement, 2005: Ch. 12-13.
2. Graham Hancock
a. The Sign and the Seal: The Quest for the Lost Ark of the Covenant. 1992. Rpt.: London: Arrow, 2001: Ch. 12.
b. The Master Game: Unmasking the Secret Rulers of the World, rev. ed. New York City: Disinformation Co., 2011: Ch. 10.
3. Others
Adams, Ch. 1-2.
DiLorenzo, Thomas J. Organized Crime: The Unvarnished Truth About Government. Auburn, Ala.: Ludwig von Mises Institute, 2012: Ch. 1.
Gifts for the Gods: Images from Ancient Egyptian Temples. Ed. Marsha Hill and Deborah Schorsch. New York City: The Metropolitan Museum of Art/Yale UP, 2007: Ch. 5.
Hoagland, Richard C., and Michael Bara. Dark Mission: The Secret History of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration, rev. ed. Los Angeles: Feral House, 2009: Ch. 5.
Jaki, Science and Creation, Ch. 4.
Johnson, Paul. The Civilization of Ancient Egypt, rev. ed. New York City: HarperCollins, 1999.
Kafton-Minkel, Walter. Subterranean Worlds: 100,000 Years of Dragons, Dwarfs, the Dead, Lost Races & UFOs From Inside the Earth. Port Townsend, Wash.: Loompanics Unlimited, 1989: Ch. 7.
Paglia, Camille. Glittering Images: A Journey Through Art From Egypt to Star Wars. New York City: Pantheon Books, 2012: Ch. 1.
Singer, S. Fred, and Dennis T. Avery. Unstoppable Global Warming: Every 1,500 Years, rev. ed. Lanham, Md.: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 2008: Ch. 3.
Ward, James. The Perfection of the Paper Clip: Curious Tales of Invention, Accidental Genius, and Stationary Obsession, rev. ed. New York City: Touchstone, 2014: Ch. 4.

C. Persia

Hancock, and Robert Bauval. The Master Game, Ch. 4.
Kinzer, Stephen. All the Shah’s Men: An American Coup and the Roots of Middle East Terror, rev. ed. Hoboken, N.J.: John Wiley & Sons, 2008: Ch. 2.
Montefiore, Simon Sebag. Jerusalem: The Biography. New York City: Alfred A. Knopf, 2011: Ch. 6.
Rosen, Ch. 10.
Sykes, Mark. The Caliphs' Last Heritage: A Short History of the Turkish Empire. 1915. Rpt. New York City: Arno Press, 1973: Pt. 1, Ch. 3.

D. The Jews

1. Gardner
a. Bloodline of the Holy Grail: The Hidden Lineage of Jesus Revealed, 2nd rev. ed. Gloucester, Mass.: Fair Winds Press, 2005: Ch. 2.
b. Genesis of the Grail Kings: The Explosive Story of Genetic Cloning and the Ancient Bloodline of Jesus, rev. ed. 2002. Rpt. London: Bantam, 2005: Ch. 17-20.
c. Realm of the Ring Lords, Ch. 13
d.Shadow of Solomon, Ch. 19.
2. P. Johnson
a. Holy Land, Ch. 2.
b. A History of the Jews. New York City: Harper & Row, 1987: Pts. 1-2.
3. David Livingstone
a. The Dying God: The Hidden History of Western Civilization. Lincoln, Neb.: Writers Club Press, 2000: Ch. 3.
b. Terrorism and the Illuminati: A Three Thousand Year History. Charleston, S.C.: BookSurge, 2007: Ch. 4.
4. Kevin B. MacDonald
a. A People That Shall Dwell Alone: Judaism As a Group Evolutionary Strategy, With Diaspora Peoples, rev. ed. San Jose, Calif.: Writers Club Press, 2002.
b. Separation and Its Discontents: Toward an Evolutionary Theory of Anti-Semitism, rev. ed. Bloomington, Ind.: 1st Books, 2004: Ch. 1-3, 7-8.
c. Cultural Insurrections: Essays on Jewish Influence, Anti-Semitism, and Western Civilization. Atlanta: Occidental Press, 2007: Ch. 1.
5. Michael Wex
a. Born to Kvetch: Yiddish Language and Culture in All Its Moods, rev. ed. New York City: Harper Perennial, 2006.
b. Rhapsody in Schmaltz: Yiddish Food and Why We Can’t Stop Eating It. New York City: St. Martin’s Press, 2016: Ch. 1-3, 5-6, 8.
6. Others
Adams, Ch. 3-4.
Andrae, Thomas, and Mel Gordon. Siegel and Shuster’s Funnyman: The First Jewish Superhero, From the Creators of Superman. Port Townsend, Wash.: Feral House, 2010.
Boyer, Paul. When Time Shall Be No More: Prophecy Belief in Modern American Culture. Cambridge, Mass.: The Belknap Press of Harvard UP, 1992: Ch. 1, 6.
Breines, Paul. Tough Jews: Political Fantasies and the Moral Dilmemma of American Jewry. New York City: Basic Books, 1990: Pt. 2, Ch. 1.
Chamish, Barry. The Stinger, Not the Stung: Israel's Not So Civil War. Raleigh, N.C.: Lulu Press, 2012: Ch. 5.
De Wesselow, Thomas. The Sign: The Shroud of Turin and the Secret of the Resurrection. New York City: Dutton, 2013: Ch. 3.
Dimont, Max I. Jews, God and History, rev. ed. New York City: New American Library, 1994: Pt. 1-2, 4; Pt. 7, Ch. 29; Pt. 8.
Finkelstein, Louis. The Pharisees: the Sociological Background of Their Faith, rev. ed., Vol. I-II. Philadelphia: The Jewish Publication Society of America, 1940.
Friedman, Elias. Jewish Identity. New York City: The Miriam Press, 1987.
Friedman, Milton. "Capitalism and the Jews." 1972. Rpt. The Essence of Friedman. Ed. Kurt R. Leube. Stanford, Calif.: Hoover Institution Press, 1987: 41-56.
Fuchs, Lawrence H. Beyond Patriarchy: Jewish Fathers and Families. Hanover, N.H.: Brandeis UP, 2000: Ch. 1-8.
Greek and Latin Authors on Jews and Judaism, Vol. I-III. Ed. Menahem Stern. Jerusalem: Israel Academy of Sciences and Humanities, 1974-1984.
Goldberg, J.J. Jewish Power: Inside the American-Jewish Establishment. Reading, Mass.: Addison-Wesley, 1996: Pts. 1, 3.
Gray, Alexander. The Socialist Tradition: Moses to Lenin, corr. ed. London: Longmans, Green & Co., 1947: Ch. 2.
Halevi, Yossi Klein. At the Entrance to the Garden of Eden: A Jew’s Search for God With Christians and Muslims in the Holy Land, rev. ed. New York City: Perennial, 2002.
Halkin, Hillel. Across the Sabbath River: In Search of a Lost Tribe of Israel. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Co., 2002: Ch. 4.
Hancock, The Sign and the Seal, Ch. 1-2, 6, 9, 11, 14-16.
Jaki, Science and Creation, Ch. 7.
E.M. Jones, E. Michael. The Jewish Revolutionary Spirit and Its Impact on World History. Sound Bend, Ind.: Fidelity Press, 2008: Ch. 1.
Josephus in Ten Volumes. Trans. H. St. J. Thackery et al. Ed. Allen Wikgren. Cambridge, Mass.: Loeb Classical Library, 1926.
Kirsch, Jonathan. A History of the End of the World: How the Most Controversial Book in the Bible Changed the Course of Western Civilization. New York City: HarperSanFrancisco, 2006: Ch. 2.
Klinghoffer, David. Why the Jews Rejected Christ: The Turning Point in Western History. New York City: Doubleday, 2005: Ch. 1.
Messick, Hank, and Burt Goldblatt. Kidnapping: The Illustrated History. New York City: The Dial Press, 1974: Ch. 1.
Mirsky, Norman B. Unorthodox Judaism. Columbus, Ohio: Ohio State UP, 1978: Ch. 1, 6, 12-13.
Montefiore, Ch. 2-8, 13.
North, Gary. The Judeo-Christian Tradition: A Guide for the Perplexed. Tyler, Texas: Institute for Christian Economics, 1990.
Podles, Leon J. The Church Impotent: The Feminization of Christianity. Dallas: Spence Publishing Co., 1999: Ch. 4.
Reinharz, Jehuda, and Yaacov Shavit. Glorious, Accursed Europe: An Essay on Jewish Ambivalence, rev. ed. Trans. Michelle Engel. Lebanon, N.H.: Brandeis UP, 2010: Ch. 1.
Reynolds, John Lawrence. Secret Societies: Inside the Freemasons, the Yakuza, Skull and Bones, and the World’s Most Notorious Secret Organizations. 2006. Rpt. New York City: Skyhorse Publishing, 2011: Ch. 5.
Rushdoony. This Independent Republic: Studies in the Nature and Meaning of American History. 1963. Rpt. Vallecito, Calif.: Ross House Books, 2001: Ch. 11.
Sand, Shlomo. The Invention of the Jewish People, rev. ed. Trans. Yael Lotan. London: Verso, 2009: Ch. 2-3.
Shabi, Rachel. We Look Like the Enemy: The Hidden Story of Israel’s Jews From Arab Lands. New York City: Walker & Co., 2008: Ch. 4.
Steinsaltz, Adin. The Essential Talmud, rev. ed. Trans. Chaya Galai. New York City: Basic Books, 2006.
Szasz, Thomas. Cruel Compassion: Psychiatric Control of Society's Unwanted. New York City: John Wiley & Sons, 1994: Ch. 2.
Tyson, Joseph B. The New Testament and Early Christianity. New York City: Macmillan, 1984: Ch. 3.
Walsh, William Thomas. Characters of the Inquisition. 1940. Rpt. Whitefish, Mont.: Kessinger Publications, 2007: Ch. 1.
Waxman, Chaim I. American Aliya: Portrait of an Innovative Migration Movement. Detroit: Wayne State UP, 1989: Ch. 1.

D. Greece

1. The Homeric Legacy
a. Homer
i. The Iliad. Trans. Robert Fagles. New York City: Penguin Group, 1990.
ii. The Odyssey. Trans. Fagles. New York City: Viking, 1996.
b. Others
Kazantzakis, Nikos. The Odyssey: A Modern Sequel. 1938. Trans. Kimon Friar. New York City: Simon & Schuster, 1958.
Joyce, James. Ulysses, corr. ed. Ed. Hans Walter Gabler, Wolfhard Steppe, and Claus Melchior. 1984. Rpt. New York City: Vintage Books, 1986.
Silverberg, Robert. Lost Cities and Vanished Civilizations. Radnor, Pa.: Chilton Book Co., 1962: Ch. 2.
Van Creveld, Martin. Men, Women and War. London: Cassell & Co., 2001: Ch. 3.
b. Classical Greece
i. The Peloponnesian War
Norton, Anne. Leo Strauss and the Politics of American Empire. New Haven, Conn.: Yale UP, 2004: Ch. 11.
Paglia, Glittering Images, Ch. 3-5.
Samons, Loren J. II. What’s Wrong With Democracy: From Athenian Practice to American Worship. Berkeley, Calif.: U of Berkeley P, 2004: Ch. 5.
Stone, I.F. [Isadore Feinstein]. The Trial of Socrates. 1988. Rpt. London: Head of Zeus, 2015: Ch. 11.
Thucydides. History of the Pelopennesian War, rev. ed. Trans. Rex Warner. Ed. Moses I. Finley. Harmondsworth, U.K.: Penguin Books, 1972.
ii. The Philosophers
(1) Pythagoras
Ferguson, Ch. 1-8, 10.
Martinez, Alberto A. The Cult of Pythagoras: Math and Myths. Pittsburgh: U of Pittsburg P, 2012: Ch. 1, 12.
(2) Socrates
Ferguson, Kitty. Pythagoras: His Lives and the Legacy of a Rational Universe. London: Icon, 2010: Ch. 9.
Howard, Milford W. Fascism: A Challenge to Democracy. New York City: Fleming H. Revell Co., 1928: Ch. 3.
Martinez, Ch. 3.
Stone, Ch. 1-10, 12-18.
P. Johnson. Socrates: A Man for Our Times. New York City: Viking, 2011.
(3) Jaki
(1) Chance or Reality and Other Essays. Lanham, Md.: UP of America/Intercollegiate Studies Institute, 1986: Ch. 11.
(2) Cosmos in Transition: Studies in the History of Cosmology. Tucson, Ariz.: Pachart Publishing House, 1990: Ch. 9.
(3) God and the Cosmologists, rev. ed. Edinburgh, U.K.: Scottish Academic Press, 1998: Ch. 4, 6-7.
(4) Rothbard
(1-a) History of Economic Thought, Vol. I, Pt. 1, Ch. 1-9.
(1-b) An Austrian Perspective on the History of Economic Thought, Vol. II: Classical Economics. 1995. Rpt. Auburn, Ala.: Ludwig von Mises Institute, 2006: Pt. 11, Ch. 1.
(2) "Karl Marx: Communist as Religious Eschatologist." Requiem for Marx. Ed. Yuri N. Maltsev. Auburn, Ala.: Ludwig von Mises Institute, 1993: Ch. 6.
(5) Rousas John Rushdoony
(1) The One and the Many: Studies in the Philosophy of Order and Ultimacy. 1971. Rpt. Vallecito, Calif.: Chalcedon/Ross House Books, 1997: Ch. 4.
(2) The Flight From Humanity: A Study of the Effect of Neoplatonism on Christianity. 1973. Rpt. Vallecito, Calif.: Ross House Books, 2008: Ch. 1-2, 4.
(3) An Informed Faith: The Position Papers of R.J. Rushdoony, Vol. I: Christianity & Reconstruction. Vallecito, Calif.: Chalcedon/Ross House Books, 2017: Ch. 70.
(6) Others
Anderson, Walter Truett. Reality Isn’t What It Used to Be: Theatrical Politics, Ready-to-Wear Religion, Global Myths, Primitive Chic, and Other Wonders of the Postmodern World. San Francisco: Harper & Row, 1990: Ch. 2.
Cochrane, Charles Norris. Christianity and Classical Culture: A Study of Thought and Action From Augustus to Augustine, rev. ed. 1944. Rpt. Indianapolis: LIberty Fund, 2003: Ch. 3.
De Roover, Raymond. Business, Banking, and Economic Thought in Late Medieval and Early Modern Europe. Ed. Julius Kirshner. Chicago: U of Chicago P, 1974: Ch. 8.
Dugard, Martin. The Last Voyage of Columbus: Being the Epic Tale of the Great Captain’s Fourth Expedition, Including Accounts of Mutiny, Shipwreck, and Discovery, rev. ed. New York City: Back Bay Books/Little, Brown and Co., 2006: Ch. 2.
Efron, Andrew. The Sacred Tree Script: The Esoteric Foundation of Plato's Wisdom. New Haven, Conn.: The Tuttle, Moorehouse & Taylor Co., 1941: Pt. 1; Pt. 2, Ch. 1-6.
Feser, Edward. The Last Superstition: A Refutation of the New Atheism. South Bend, Ind.: St. Augustine's Press, 2008: Ch. 2.
Gatto, John Taylor. The Underground History of American Education: A Schoolteacher's Intimate Investigation Into the Prison of Modern Schooling, 3rd rev. ed. New York City: Oxford Village Press, 2006: Ch. 16.
Gray, Ch. 1.
Hancock & Bauval, Ch. 8.
Kernan, Alvin. The Death of Literature. New Haven, Conn.: Yale UP, 1990: Ch. 6.
Kolakowski, Leszek. Main Currents of Marxism: Its Rise, Growth and Dissolution, rev. ed. Trans. P.S. Falla. New York City: W.W. Norton & Co., 2005: Pt. I, Ch. 1.
Livingstone, The Dying God, Ch. 7, 10-11.
MacIntyre, Alasdair. After Virtue: A Study in Moral Theory, 2nd rev. ed. 2007. Rpt. London: Bloomsbury, 2013: Ch. 11-12.
Nisbet, Robert A. Social Change and History: Aspects of the Western Theory of Development. New York City: Oxford UP, 1969: Ch. 1.
Peikoff, Leonard. The Ominous Parallels: The End of Freedom in America. New York City: Stein and Day, 1982: Ch. 2.
Schaeffer, Francis A. How Should We Then Live?: The Rise and Decline of Western Thought and Culture. 1976. Rpt. Wheaton, Ill.: Crossway Books, 1983: Ch. 8.
Shafarevich, Igor. The Socialist Phenomenon. 1975. Trans. William Tjalsma. New York City: Harper & Row Publishers, 1980: Ch. 1.
Svejda, George J. History of the Star Spangled Banner From 1814 to the Present. 1969. Rpt. Honolulu: UP of the Pacific, 2005: Ch. 7.
iii. Other
Anouilh, Jean. Antigone. 1946. Trans. Barbara Bray. Rpt. in Five Plays. London: Methuen, 1987: 77-137.
Collison-Morley, Lacy. Naples Through the Centuries. New York City: Frederick A. Stokes Co. Publishers, 1924: Ch. 1.
Livingstone, The Dying God, Ch. 5-6.
Thompson, Homer A., and R.E. Wycherley. The Agora of Athens: The History, Shape and Uses of an Ancient City Center. Princeton, N.J.: The American School of Classical Studies at Athens, 1972: Ch. 1-9, 11.
Van Creveld. The Privileged Sex, rev. ed. Mevasseret Zion, Israel: DLVC Enterprises, 2013: Ch. 8.
Vidal, Gore [Eugene Luther Vidal Jr.]. Creation, rev. ed. New York City: Vintage International, 2002.
Whitaker, Robert. Anatomy of an Epidemic: Magic Bullets, Psychiatric Drugs, and the Astonishing Rise of Mental Illness in America, rev. ed. Broadway Paperbacks, 2010: Ch. 8.
2. Hellenistic Greece
a. Alexander the Great
Freeman, Philip. Alexander the Great. New York City: Simon & Schuster, 2011.
Fuller, Graham E. A World Without Islam. New York City: Little, Brown and Co., 2010: Ch. 3.
Kirchner, Paul. The Deadliest Men: The World's Deadliest Combatants Through the Ages. Boulder, Colo.: Paladin Press, 2001: Ch. 1.
Montefiore, Ch. 7.
"Psuedo-Callisthenes." The Life of Alexander of Macedon. Ed. Wilhelm Kroll and Elizabeth Hazelton. Trans. Hazelton. New York City: Longmans, Green, 1955.
Renault, Mary [Eileen Mary Challans]. The Nature of Alexander. 1975. Rpt. London: Penguin, 2001.
Responses to Oliver Stone’s Alexander: Film, History, and Cultural Studies. Ed. Paul Cartledge and Fiona Rose Greenland. Madison, Wis.: U of Wisconsin P, 2010.
Sykes, Pt. 1, Ch. 4.
Taylor, Lily Ross. The Divinity of the Roman Emperor. Ed. Joseph William Hewitt. 1931. Rpt. Chico, Calif.: Scholars Press, 1981: Ch. 1.
b. Other
Goldsworthy, Adrian Keith. Antony and Cleopatra. New Haven, Conn.: Yale UP, 2010: Ch. 3, 5, 11.
Holt, Jim. Stop Me if You’ve Heard This: A History and Philosophy of Jokes. New York City: W.W. Norton & Co., 2008: Pt. 1.
Livingstone, The Dying God, Ch. 9.
3. Other
Ascherson, Neal. Black Sea. London: Jonathan Cape, 1995: Ch. 1-3, 7.
Cochrane, Ch. 12.
Connelly, Joan Breton. The Parthenon Enigma. New York City: Alfred A. Knopf, 2014.
Fleming, Thomas. "Three Faces of Democracy: Cleisthenes, Jefferson, and Robespierre." Telos Summer 1995: 51-67.
Ford, The March of Literature, Vol. I, Pt. 1, Ch. 6-7.
Hancock. Underworld: The Mysterious Origins of Civilization. New York City: Crown Publishers, 2002: Ch. 23.
Kapuściński, Ryszard. Travels With Herodotus. 2004. Trans. Klara Glowczewska. New York City: Alfred A. Knopf, 2007.
Lamb, Harold. Constantinople: Birth of an Empire. New York City: Alfred A. Knopf, 1957: Ch. 1.
Lively, Scott Eric, and Kevin Abrams. The Pink Swastika: Homosexuality in the Nazi Party, 3rd rev. ed. Sacramento, Calif.: Veritas Aeterna Press, 2002: Ch. 3.
Martinez, Ch. 2, 4, 10.
Nef, Robert. Property, Freedom, & Society: Essays in Honor of Hans-Hermann Hoppe. Ed. Jörg Guido Hülsmann and Stephan Kinsella. Auburn, Ala.: Ludwig von Mises Institute, 2009: Ch. 27.
Norton, Ch. 7, 12.
Paglia, Glittering Images, Ch. 3-5.
Palmer, Tom G. Realizing Freedom: Libertarian Theory, History, and Practice. Washington, D.C.: Cato Institute, 2009: Ch. 16.
Samons, Ch. 1-4, 6-7.
Silverberg, Ch. 3.
Talese, Gay. Unto the Sons. 1992. Rpt. New York City: Random House Trade Paperbacks, 2006: Ch. 3.
Torrey, E. Fuller. The Death of Psychiatry. 1974. Rpt. New York City: Penguin Books, 1975: Ch. 2.
Van Creveld, Men, Women and War, Ch. 4, 7, 9-10, 15.
Webb, James. The Occult Underground, rev. ed. La Salle, Ill.: Open Court Publishing Co., 1974: Ch. 6.
Wells, Colin. A Brief History of History: Great Historians and the Epic Quest to Explain the Past. Guilford, Conn.: The Lyons Press, 2008: Ch. 1.

E. Rome

1. The Roman Republic
a. Cicero
Cochrane, Ch. 2.
Dufallo, Basil. The Ghosts of the Past: Latin Literature, the Dead, and Rome's Transition to a Principate. Columbus, Ohio: The Ohio State UP, 2007: Ch. 2.
Harris, Robert. Imperium: A Novel of Ancient Rome. 2006. Rpt. London: Arrow Books, 2007.
b. Madox
(1) The Cinque Ports: A Historical and Descriptive Record. Edinburgh, U.K.: William Blackwood and Sons, 1900: Ch. 1, 6, 12, 14, Appendix A.
(2) The March of Literature, Vol. I, Pt. 2, Ch. 1, 4.
c. Others
Beard, Miriam. A History of Business, Vol. I: From Babylon to the Monopolists. 1938. Rpt. Ann Arbor, Mich.: U of Michigan P, 1962: Ch. 2.
Cantor, Paul A. Shakespeare's Rome: Republic and Empire. Ithaca, N.Y.: Cornell UP, 1976: Pt. 1.
Cochrane, Ch. 1.
Dufallo, Ch. 1, 3-4.
Ferguson, Ch. 11-12.
Goldsworthy, Antony and Cleopatra, Ch. 2, 4, 6-10, 12-29.
Greenblatt, Stephen. The Swerve: How the World Became Modern. New York City: W.W. Norton & Co., 2011: Ch. 3.
A History of Private Life, Vol. I: From Pagan Rome to Byzantium. Ed. Paul Veyne. Trans. Arthur Goldhammer. Cambridge, Mass.: Belknap Press of Harvard UP, 1987: Pt. 1-2.
Holland, Tom. Rubicon: The Triumph and Tragedy of the Roman Republic, rev. ed. London: Abacus, 2013.
Lucan [Marcus Annaeus Lucanus].The Civil War: Books I-X (Pharsalia). 65 A.D. Trans. James D. Duff. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard UP, 1928.
Montefiore, Ch. 9-10.
Rybczynski, Witold. Waiting for the Weekend. New York City: Viking, 1991: Ch. 7.
Strauss, Barry. The Spartacus War. New York City: Simon & Schuster, 2009.
Sykes, Pt. 1, Ch. 5.
Syme, Ronald. The Roman Revolution. Oxford, U.K.: The Clarendon Press, 1939: Ch. 1-21.
Taylor, Ch. 2-5.
Wheeler, David Hilton. Brigandage in South Italy, rev. ed. London: Sampson Low, Son, and Marston, 1867: Vol. I, Ch. 1.
2. The Roman Empire
a. The Emperor Constantine
Baigent, Michael Richard Leigh, and Henry Lincoln. The Messianic Legacy. 1986. Rpt. New York City: Delta Trade Paperbacks, 2004: Ch. 3.
Cochrane, Ch. 4-5.
Davis, R.H.C. A History of Medieval Europe: From Constantine to Saint Louis, 2nd rev. ed. 1988. Rpt. Harlow, U.K.: Pearson Longman, 2006: Pt. 1, Ch. 1.
Jones, A.H.M. The Later Roman Empire, 284-602: A Social Economic and Administrative Survey. Oxford, U.K.: Basil Blackwell, 1964: Vol. I, Ch. 3-4, 11-14; Vol. II, Ch. 15-21, 23-25; Vol. III.
Norwich, Byzantium, Vol. I: The Early Centuries. 1988. Rpt. New York City: Alfred A. Knopf, 1989: Ch.1-2.
Rosen, Ch. 2.
b. Byzantium
A.H.M. Jones, Vol. I, Ch. 7.
Norwich, Byzantium, Vol. I, Ch. 3, 5-8.
Rosen, Ch. 1.
c. The Emperor Julian
Cochrane, Ch. 7.
Gibbon, Edward. The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire, corr. ed. Ed. David Wormersley. New York City: Penguin Books, 1994: Vol. I, Ch. 22-24.
E.M. Jones, Ch. 2.
Norwich, Byzantium, Vol. I, Ch. 4.
Vidal. Julian, rev. ed. London: Abacus, 1993.
d. Venice
Farrell, Joseph P. Financial Vipers of Venice: Alchemical Money, Magical Physics, and Banking in the Middle Ages and Renaissance. Port Townsend, Wash.: Feral House, 2010: Ch. 3.
Madden, Thomas F. Venice: A New History. New York City: Viking, 2012: Ch. 1.
Norwich. A History of Venice. New York City: Alfred A. Knopf, 1982: Ch. 1.
e. Gibbon
i. Vol. I, Ch. 1-14
ii. Vol. I, Ch. 17-19, 25-26.
iii. The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire, corr. ed. Ed. David Wormersley. New York City: Penguin Books, 1994: Vol. II, Ch. 27-36
f. Madox
(1) Provence: From Minstrels to the Machine. 1935. Rpt. Manchester, U.K.: Carcanet, 2009: Pt. 2, Ch. 2.
(2) The March of Literature, Vol. I, Pt. 2, Ch. 2-3.
g. Rushdoony
(1) The Flight From Humanity, Ch. 3.
(2) Informed Faith
(a) Vol. I, Ch. 66.
(b) Vol. II: Ecclesiology, Doctrine & Biblical Law. Vallecito, Calif.: Chalcedon/Ross House Books, 2017: Ch. 87, 91, 109.
h. Other
Cantor, Pt. 2.
Cochrane, Ch. 8-9.
Dando-Collins, Stephen. The Great Fire of Rome: The Fall of the Emperor Nero and His City. Cambridge, Mass.: Da Capo Press, 2010.
Dufallo, Ch. 5.
Ferguson, Ch. 13.
Frantz, Alison, Homer A. Thompson, and John Travlos. The Athenian Agora: Late Antiquity: A.D. 267-700. Princeton, N.J.: The American School of Classical Studies at Athens, 1988: Ch. 1-5.
Goldsworthy. How Rome Fell: Death of a Superpower. New Haven, Conn.: Yale UP, 2009: Ch. 1-19.
Grant, Michael. The Climax of Rome: The Final Achievements of the Ancient World A.D. 161-337. London: Weidenfeld and Nicolson, 1968: Ch. 1-8.
A.H.M. Jones, Vol. I, Ch. 1-2, 5-6, 8.
Juvenal [Decimus Junius Juvenalis]. The Sixteen Satires, 2nd rev. ed. Trans. Peter Green. London: Penguin Books, 1998.
Late Antiquity: A Guide to the Postclassical World. Ed. G.W. Bowersock, Peter Brown, and Oleg Grabar. Cambridge, Mass.: Belknap Press of Harvard UP, 1999.
Markham, Reuben H. Rumania Under the Soviet Yoke. Boston: Meador Publishing Co., 1949: Ch. 2.
McCoy, Alfred W. A Question of Torture: CIA Interrogation, From the Cold War to the War on Terror, rev. ed. New York City: Owl Books, 2007: Ch. 1.
Mencken, H.L., and George Jean Nathan. Heliogabalus: A Buffoonery in Three Acts. 1920. Rpt. Whitefish, Mont.: Kessinger Publishing, 2005.
Montefiore, Ch. 12, 14-15.
Perrottet, Tony. Route 66 A.D.: On the Trail of Ancient Roman Tourists. New York City: Random House, 2002.
Pettinger, Andrew. The Republic in Danger: Drusus Libo and the Succession of Tiberius. Oxford, U.K.: Oxford UP, 2012.
Rothbard, History of Economic Thought, Vol. I, Pt. 2, Ch. 1.
Schaeffer, Ch. 1.
Schuettinger, Robert L., and Eamonn F. Butler. Forty Centuries of Wage and Price Controls: How Not to Fight Inflation. 1979. Rpt. Auburn, Ala.: Ludwig von Mises Institute, 2009: Ch. 2, Appendix B.
Sienkiewicz, Henryk. Quo Vadis: A Narrative of the Time of Nero. Trans. Jeremiah Curtin. 1896. Rpt. Washington, D.C.: Gateway Editions Regnery, 1998.
Silverberg, Ch. 1.
Sykes, Pt. 1, Ch. 6.
Syme, Ch. 22-23.
Taylor, Ch. 6-10.
Thompson & Wycherley, Ch. 10.
Vidal. Romulus, rev. ed. 1962. Rpt. New York City: Dramatists Play Service, 1990.
3. The American Inheritance
Bradford, M.E. A Better Guide Than Reason: Federalists and Anti-Federalists. 1979. Rpt. New Brunswick, N.J.: Transaction Publishers, 1994: Ch. 1.
Haskell, H.J. The New Deal in Old Rome: How Government in the Ancient World Tried to Deal With Modern Problems, rev. ed. New York City: Alfred A. Knopf, 1947.
Lounsbury, Richard. Intellectual Life in Antebellum Charleston. Ed. Michael O’Brien and David Moltke-Hansen. Knoxville, Tenn.: U of Tennessee P, 1986: Ch. 12.
McDonald, Forrest. The American Presidency: An Intellectual History. Lawrence, Kan.: UP of Kansas, 1994: Ch. 4.
Murphy, Cullen. Are We Rome?: The Fall of an Empire and the Fate of America. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Co., 2007.
4. Jaki
a. The Road of Science and the Ways to God. 1978. Rpt. Port Huron, Mich.: Real View Books, 2005: Ch. 2.
b. Science and Creation, Ch. 6.
c. Cosmos in Transition, Ch. 1.
5. P. Johnson
a. Enemies of Society. New York City: Atheneum, 1977: Ch. 2.
b. Civilizations of the Holy Land. New York City: Atheneum, 1979: Ch. 3.
6. Rushdoony
a. Bread Upon the Waters: Columns From the "California Farmer." 1969. Rpt. Fairfax, Va.: Thoburn Press, 1974: Ch. 6, 32. 
b. The One and the Many, Ch. 5.
c. The Flight From Humanity, Ch. 5.
6. Other
Adams, Ch. 6-12.
Bethell, Tom. The Noblest Triumph: Property and Prosperity Through the Ages. New York City: St. Martin's Press, 1998: Ch. 5.
Burke, James, and Robert Ornstein. The Axemaker's Gift: A Double-Edged History of Human Culture. New York City: Putnam's, 1995: Ch. 3-5.
Douthat, Ross. Bad Religion: How We Became a Nation of Heretics. New York City: Free Press, 2012: Ch. Douthat, Ross. Bad Religion: How We Became a Nation of Heretics. New York City: Free Press, 2012: Ch. 5.
Evans, M. Stanton. The Theme Is Freedom: Religion, Politics, and the American Tradition. Washington, D.C.: Regnery Pub., 1994:Ch. 8.
Flynn, John T. The Decline of the American Republic: And How to Rebuild It. 1955. Rpt. Auburn, Ala.: Ludwig von Mises Institute, 2007: Ch. 3.
Fustel de Coulanges, Numa Denis. The Ancient City: A Study on the Religion, Laws, and Institutions of Greece and Rome, rev. ed. Trans. Willard Small. Boston: Lee and Shepard, 1877.
Gatto, Ch. 1.
Grant, George. Grand Illusions: The Legacy of Planned Parenthood, rev. ed. Franklin, Tenn.: Adroit Press, 1992: Appendix B.
Hancock, Underworld, Ch. 21.
Harris, Lee. Civilization and Its Enemies: The Next Stage of History. New York City: Free Press, 2004: Ch. 7.
Herman, Arthur. The Idea of Decline in Western History. New York City: Free Press, 1997: Ch. 1.
Johnson, Chalmers. The Sorrows of Empire: Militarism, Secrecy, and the End of Empire. 2004. Rpt. London: Verso, 2006: Ch. 1.
Kafton-Minkel, Ch. 3.
Nisbet. History of the Idea of Progress, rev. ed. New Brunswick, N.J.: Transaction Publishers, 1994: Ch. 1.
Paglia. Sexual Personae, Vol. I: Art and Decadence From Nefertiti to Emily Dickenson. New Haven: Yale UP, 1990: Ch. 3-4.
Patterson, Orlando. Freedom, Vol. I: Freedom in the Making of Western Culture. New York City: Basic Books, 1991: Pt. 2-3.
Polybius. The Rise of the Roman Empire. Trans. Ian Scott-Kilvert. Ed. Betty Radice. Harmondsworth, U.K.: Penguin Classics, 1979.
Partner, Peter. The Knights Templar & Their Myth, rev. ed. Rochester, Vt.: Destiny Books, 1990: Ch. 3.
Russell, Jeffrey Burton. Inventing the Flat Earth: Columbus and Modern Historians. New York City: Praeger, 1991: Ch. 2, 5.
Scherger, George Lawrence. The Evolution of Modern Liberty: An Insightful Study of the Birth of American Freedom and How It Spread Overseas. 1904. Rpt. New York City: Skyhorse Publishing, 2014: Ch. 1, 4.
Serventi & Sabban, Ch. 1.
Tyson, Ch. 4.
Wells, Ch. 2.

F. The Christians

1. The Early Church Fathers
a. St. John Chrysostom of Antioch
St. John Chrysostom of Antioch.  De Sacerdotio.c. 373. Liber Dialogorum de Dignitate Sacerdotii Cologne: Zell, 1470. Trans. T. Allen Noxon and Graham Neville. Six Books on the Priesthood. 1964. Rpt. Crestwood, N.Y.: St. Vladimir's Seminary Press, 1984.
G. Grant. Grand Illusions, Ch. 14.
Paglia, Glittering Images, Ch. 6.
b. Others
Catholicism and Politics in Communist Societies. Ed. Pedro Ramet. Durham, N.C.: Duke UP, 1990: Ch. 1.
Farrell, Ch. 7.
Gardner. The Grail Enigma: The Hidden Heirs of Jesus and Mary Magdalene. London: HarperElement, 2008: Ch. 5, 9.
Origen [Origenes Adamantius of Alexandria]. On First Principles: Being Koetschau's Text of the De Principiis. c. 230. Trans. Rufinus of Aquileia, Paul Koetschau, and George William Butterworth. 1936. Rpt. Gloucester, Mass.: Peter Smith Publisher, 1973.
McKnight, George H. St. Nicholas: His Legend and His Rôle in the Christmas Celebration and Other Popular Customs. 1917. Rpt. Whitefish, Mont.: Kessinger Publications, 2007.
2. The Roman Catholic Church
P. Johnson. The Papacy. 1997. Rpt. New York City: Barnes & Noble Books, 2005: Ch. 1-2.
Norwich. Absolute Monarchs: A History of the Papacy. 2011. Rpt. New York City: Random House Trade Paperbacks, 2012: Ch. 1-2.
3. The Reconstructionists
Bahnsen, Greg L. No Other Standard: Theonomy and Its Critics. Tyler, Texas: Institute for Christian Economics, 1991.
North. Christian Reconstruction: What It Is, What It Isn't. Tyler, Texas: Institute for Christian Economics, 1991.
4. Baigent, Leigh & Lincoln
a. Holy Blood, Holy Grail, 3rd rev. ed. New York City: Delacorte Press, 2005: Ch. 12-13.
b. Messianic Legacy, Ch. 2, 4-7, 9.
Reynolds, Ch. 3, 12.
5. Gardner
a. Bloodline, Ch. 3-10.
b. Shadow of Solomon, Ch. 14.
c. The Magdalene Legacy: The Jesus and Mary Bloodline Conspiracy: Revelations Beyond the Da Vinci Code. 2005. Rpt. San Francisco: Weiser Books, 2007: Ch. 1-13.
d. The Grail Enigma, Ch. 1-4, 6-8, 10-11, 13, 15-16.
6. Gibbon
a. Vol. I, Ch. 15-16.
b. Vol. II, Ch. 20-21.
c. Vol. III, Ch. 37.
7. P. Johnson
a. Holy Land, Ch. 4.
b. Society, Ch. 9.
c. A History of Christianity. New York City: Atheneum, 1976: Pts. 1-2.
d. Jesus: A Biography From a Believer. New York City: Viking, 2010.
8. Nisbet
a. Social Change and History, Ch. 2.
b. History of the Idea of Progress, Ch. 2.
9. Rushdoony
a. The One and the Many, Ch. 6.
b. Christianity and the State. Vallecito, Calif.: Ross House Books, 1986: Ch. 17, 23, 34.
c. Foundations of Social Order: A Study in the Creeds and Councils of the Early Church, rev. ed. Vallecito, Calif.: Ross House Books, 1998: Ch. 1-10, 15-16, 19-22.
d. The “Atheism” of the Early Church, rev. ed. Vallecito, Calif.: Ross House Books, 2000.
e. The Great Christian Revolution: The Myths of Paganism and Arminianism, rev. ed. Vallecito, Calif.: Chalcedon/Ross House Books, 2014: Pt. 2, Ch. 1, 13.
f. Informed Faith
i. Vol. I, Ch. 62-64.
ii. Vol. III: Heresies & Philosophies; Statism & Liberty. Vallecito, Calif.: Chalcedon/Ross House Books, 2017: Ch. 160-175, 182.
10. Other
Boyer, Ch. 2.
Chamish. Save Israel! Jerusalem: Zionist Book Club, 2002: Ch. 4.
Cox, Samuel S. Diversions of a Diplomat in Turkey. 1887. Rpt. New York City: Elibron Classics, 2005: Ch. 20, 22.
Bulgakov, Mikhail. The Master and Margarita, 2nd corr. ed. Ed. Elena Sergeevna Bulgakov. 1969. Trans. Richard Pevear and Larissa Volokhonsky. 1997. New York City: Classic House Books, 2009: Ch. 2, 25-26.
Cochrane, Ch. 6, 10-11.
Dalrymple, William. From the Holy Mountain: A Journey Among the Christians of the Middle East. 1997. Rpt. New York City: Henry Holt and Co., 1998.
Davis, Pt. 1, Ch. 4.
De Wesselow, Ch. 1, 4-7, 15-27.
Dimont, Pt. 3.
Ehrman, Bart D. Lost Christianities: The Battle for Scripture and the Faiths We Never Knew. New York City: Oxford UP, 2003: Pt. 2-3.
Evans, Ch. 16.
Fuller, Ch. 2.
Gatto, Ch. 14.
G. Grant. Third Time Around: A History of the Pro-Life Movement From the First Century to the Present. Brentwood, Tenn.: Wohlgemuth & Hyatt, Publishers, 1991: Ch. 2.
M. Grant, Ch. 9.
Hancock & Bauval, Ch. 5-6.
History of Private Life, Pt. 2.
Jackson, Gregory L. Liberalism: Its Causes and Cure: The Poisoning of American Christianity and the Antidote, rev. ed. Springdale, Ark.: Martin Chemnitz Press, 2010: Ch. 4.
Jaki, Science and Creation, Ch. 8.
A.H.M. Jones, Vol. II, Ch. 22.
Kirsch, Ch. 1, 3-4.
Klinghoffer, Ch. 2-5.
Kristol, Irving. Neoconservatism: The Autobiography of an Idea. New York City: Free Press, 1995: Ch. 12.
Lecky, William Edward Hartpole. Democracy and Liberty, rev. ed. 1897. Rpt. Indianapolis: Liberty Fund, 1981: Vol. II, Ch. 7.
Livingstone, The Dying God, Ch. 12.
Martin, Malachi. The Decline and Fall of the Roman Church. 1981. Rpt. New York City: Bantam, 1983.
Mirsky, Ch. 8.
Montefiore, Ch. 11.
North. Millennialism and Social Theory. Tyler, Texas: Institute for Christian Economics, 1990.
Paglia, Glittering Images, Ch. 6.
Peppard, Michael. The World’s Oldest Church: Bible, Art, and Ritual at Dura-Europos, Syria. New Haven, Conn.: Yale UP, 2016: Ch. 1.
Podles, Ch. 5.
Ravenscroft, Trevor. The Spear of Destiny: The Occult Power Behind the Spear Which Pierced the Side of Christ. 1973. Rpt. York Beach, Maine: Samuel Weiser, 1982: Ch. 2, 21.
Rothbard, History of Economic Thought, Vol. I, Pt. 2, Ch. 2, 5.
Runciman, Steven. A History of the Crusades, Vol. I: The First Crusade and the Foundation of the Kingdom of Jerusalem. Cambridge, U.K.: Cambridge UP, 1951: Pt. 1, Ch. 3.
Schaeffer,  Ch. 2.
Scott, Otto [Otto Scott-Estrella Jr.]. Great Christian Revolution, Pt. 3, Ch. 1.
Seldes, George. The Vatican: Yesterday – Today –Tomorrow. New York City: Harper & Brothers, 1934: Ch. 2-3.
Sennott, Charles M. The Body and the Blood: The Holy Land's Christians at the Turn of a New Millennium: A Reporter's Journey. New York City: Public Affairs, 2001.
Szasz, Ch. 3.
Tyerman, Christopher. God’s War: A New History of the Crusades. 2006. Rpt. Cambridge, Mass.: Belknap Press of Harvard UP, 2008: Ch. 1.
Tyson, Ch. 5-12.
Van Voorst, Robert E. Jesus Outside the New Testament: An Introduction to the Ancient Evidence. Grand Rapids, Mich.: William B. Eerdmans Publishing Co., 2000.
Woods, Thomas E. Jr. How the Catholic Church Built Western Civilization. Washington, D.C.: Regnery Publishing, 2005: Ch. 9-10.

G. Livingstone

1. The Dying God, Ch. 8.
2. Terrorism and the Illuminati, Ch. 2, 5-7.
3. Black Terror, White Soldiers: Islam, Fascism and the New Age. Scotts Valley, Calif.: Sabilillah Publicatons, 2013: Ch. 4.

H. Other

Cox, Ch. 8.
Ford, The March of Literature, Vol. I, Pt. 1, Ch. 4-5.
Goldsworthy, Antony and Cleopatra, Ch. 1.
Greenberg, David F. The Construction of Homosexuality. Chicago: U of Chicago P, 1988: Ch. 5.
Hancock, The Sign and the Seal, Ch. 7.
Laudan, Rachel. Cuisine and Empire: Cooking in World History. Berkeley, Calif.: U of California P, 2013: Ch. 2-3, 5.
Neer, Robert M. Napalm: An American Biography. Cambridge, Mass.: The Belknap Press of Havard UP, 2013: Ch. 1.
Weiner, Mark S. The Rule of the Clan: What an Ancient Form of Social Organization Reveals About the Future of Individual Freedom. New York City: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2013: Ch. 9.
Wells, Ch. 3.