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Robert Conquest

Those islands near Europe

Robert Whitcomb | Posted 06.02.2016 | Business
Robert Whitcomb

On a business trip to London in the '80s, I saw a billboard for an airline at Heathrow Airport that proclaimed "Best Route to Europe''. I asked a cabb...

Robert Conquest, Stalinism, and the Soviet Muslims

Stephen Schwartz | Posted 08.09.2016 | Religion
Stephen Schwartz

On August 3, the Anglo-American poet and historian Robert Conquest died in California at 98. According to The Daily Telegraph in London, Conquest's father Roger was an American from Virginia, while his mother Rosamund was English, and Robert was born in the West Midlands of England.