A New Birth of Freedom

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A New Birth of Freedom

By Nicholas Roosevelt
Scribner, 1938
274 pp. $2.50
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The American people are losing their ancient virtues of self-reliance and personal courage, avers Mr. Roosevelt of the editorial staff of the New York Herald Tribune. Mr. Roosevelt's remedies include decentralization -- to curb the federal bureaucracy and to encourage those bulwarks of democracy, the local political units.