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The Future of the West

The Future of the West

By J. G. De Beus

Harper, 1953, 178 pp.

After examining the views of Danilevsky, Spengler and Toynbee, the author, who is Minister of the Netherlands Embassy in Washington, states his own optimistic thesis: despite all its tribulations Western civilization retains its vitality and is about to enter a new phase, marked by a world-wide civilization and peace.