Hugh Hewitt is an American radio talk show host with the Salem Radio Network and an attorney, academic, and author. A conservative, he writes about law, society, politics, and media bias in the United States.
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The explosive, behind-the-scenes story of Donald Trump’s high-stakes confrontation with Beijing, from an award-winning Washington Post columnist and peerless observer of the U.S.–China relationship There was no calm before the storm. Donald Trump’s surprise electoral victory shattered the fragile understanding between Washington and Beijing, puttin...
Thanks @JerryHendrixII. The book is absolutely a must read, like today: – source
Hugh HewittMar 22, 2021
Hard to express how terrific “Dark Sky” by @cjboxauthor is: I am still a purist though and think new readers should start w/ first book and read all 21 in order. The characters age very well, and playing Joe Pickett bingo is fun too. An observation: – source
Hugh HewittMar 03, 2021
From “Grant” to the new thriller from @AlexBerenson, “The Power Couple.” Gets a grip instantly. Every parent’s nightmare and Alex brings the page-turning he perfected in the #JohnWells series. (Not a Wells book, btw, but just as good.) – source
Hugh HewittFeb 22, 2021
Have you read Ron Chernow’s Grant? It’s hard to turn off and I’ve read wat, dozens of civil war books, but never with a focus on this hero of heroes. Strongly recommend the audio book: – source
Hugh HewittFeb 12, 2021
The national conversation regarding the United States Navy has, for far too long, been focused on the popular question of how many ships does the service need? "To Provide and Maintain a Navy," a succinct but encompassing treatise on sea power by Dr. Henry J "Jerry" Hendrix, goes beyond the numbers to reveal the crucial importance of Mare Liberum (...
This is a superb read for professional and interested amateurs alike. Already dispatched to two active duty officers in the fleet. Exactly the sort of book the moment needs from an apolitical professional. Captain @JerryHendrixII Hendrix (USN, Ret) is also Dr. Hendrix, historian. – source
Hugh HewittDec 19, 2020
@tomricks1 Dr. @CondoleezzaRice heard the bomb go off from her home. Her memoir of her childhood in “Bombingham” and her amazing parents is quite a remarkable book: Extraordinary, Ordinary People: A Memoir of Family – source
Hugh HewittSep 15, 2020
Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia in his own words: the definitive collection of his opinions, speeches, and articles on the most essential and vexing legal questions, with an intimate foreword by Justice Elena KaganA justice on the United States Supreme Court for three decades, Antonin Scalia transformed the way that judges, lawyers, and citize...
When has the forward to a book actually mattered? The four pages offered by Justice Elena Kagan to “The Essential Scalia” do. It’s an example of deep respect for, and friendship with, an intellectual opponent. Much needed these days. Much to be admired. – source
Hugh HewittAug 28, 2020
Rarely has a book hit me with the impact of @esglaude new “Begin Again.” He will be my guest tomorrow. It’s an interview, not a debate —there’s much on which we have different perspectives but that’s not point. Go get this book and read it. – source
Hugh HewittJul 12, 2020
First, @holland_tom Dominion is a must read book. Second, his cricket tweets make as much sense to me as my @Browns tweets must make to him. Dominion is here: – source
Hugh HewittApr 01, 2020
*The human suffering from this virus will be terrible enough and will expose what John Barry predicted in the epilogue to “The Great Influenza” in 2006, a must-read book about 1918 influenza: efficiencies imposed on hospital systems and “just-in-time” supply chains are threats. 3 – source
Hugh HewittMar 09, 2020
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The book I recommended on @MeetThePress this AM as key to understanding white working class as @realDonaldTrump does is Tightrope by @NickKristof and @WuDunn: You don’t have to agree with all or even most of their policy prescriptions. Just good reporting. – source
Hugh HewittJan 19, 2020
Tell Your Children by Alex Berenson
Let There Be Water by Seth M. Siegel
The Way Back by Phil Cooke