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Pafford, John M. (John Monroe)

Overview
Works: 7 works in 21 publications in 1 language and 1,445 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Biographies  History 
Roles: Author
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John M Pafford
The forgotten conservative : rediscovering Grover Cleveland by John M Pafford( Book )

5 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Grover Cleveland is remembered, if at all, simply as a historical curiosity -- the only president to have served non-consecutive terms. In this biography, John M. Pafford reveals a leader whose unflinching stands for free enterprise and limited, Constitutional government are a beacon in the political tempest of our own time. Grover Cleveland is the forgotten conservative, Pafford argues: a man of dignity, integrity, and courage who fought corruption and eliminated taxpayer funding of projects that he considered outside the purview of government. "The lesson should be constantly enforced," Cleveland warned the nation, "that, though the people support the government, the government should not support the people."
Russell Kirk by John M Pafford( Book )

9 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Russell Kirk is widely regarded as the individual most responsible for the revival of conservative thought in the latter half of the twentieth century. Kirk's conservative philosophy was well-established with his magnum opus, The Conservative Mind, published in 1953, and remained constant until his death in 1994. His Christianity, though, grew from something seen as the foundation of Western Civilization to being also a personal faith. He became a Roman Catholic, drawn by its universality, its traditionalism, and his love for the woman he married. Although he believed in certain Catholic disti
How firm a foundation : William Bradford and Plymouth by John M Pafford( Book )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cleveland : the forgotten conservative by John M Pafford( Book )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the conservative political career of Grover Cleveland, and encourages politicians to use the leadership examples of Cleveland, who promoted free enterprise and limited Constitutional government
Two Christian commonwealths : William Bradford's Plymouth and John Winthrop's Massachusetts by John M Pafford( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Jay : the forgotten founder by John M Pafford( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the solid rock by John M Pafford( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Russell Kirk
Alternative Names
Pafford, John Monroe

Languages
English (21)

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How firm a foundation : William Bradford and Plymouth