The Heroic Heart

Tod Lindberg, The Heroic Heart: Greatness Ancient and Modern, (Encounter Books, 2015)

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Book Reviews

Ian Lindquist, How Heroes Went from Slayers to Saviors (The Washington Free Beacon, November 29, 2015)

Kori Schake, Is the West’s Culture of Heroism Under Threat? (War on the Rocks, October 20, 2015)

David Greenberg, Frederick Kagan, and Tod Lindberg, The Heroic Heart: Greenberg v. Kagan (Real Clear Books, October 7, 2015)

Andrew Roberts, Where Have You Gone, Joe DiMaggio? (Commentary, October 1, 2015)

Mark Tapson, How Have our Heroes Changed? (Acculturated, September 17, 2015)

Alan Wallace, From ‘slaying heroes’ to ‘saving heroes’ (Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, September 5, 2015)


The Joy Cardin Show (November 16, 2015)

The John Batchelor Show (November 13, 2015)

The Erik Metaxas Show (November 4, 2015)

National Review (October 28, 2015)

Matt Lewis Show (October 13, 2015)

The Ricochet Podcast (October 8, 2015)

Hoover Institution (September 28, 2015)

Right in DC Show (September 23, 2015)

Hark! (September 14, 2015)

Wall Street Journal (September 11, 2015)

Cam & Co (September 11, 2015)

Articles by Tod

The Heroic Heart (Hoover Digest, January 27, 2016)

Achilles and Patroclus: Archetypal Heroes (War on the Rocks, December 10, 2015)

Our Heroes, Ourselves (The Weekly Standard, November 16, 2015)

The New Heroic Ideal (Defining Ideas, October 18, 2015)

Ben Carson Was Right. We Could Use More Heroes: Column (USA Today, October 14, 2015)

The Heroes Hidden Among Us (The Weekly Standard, October 5, 2015)

Syria’s Homeric Struggle (Real Clear World, October 3, 2015)

Heroism Is More Saving Than Slaying: Column (USA Today, September 10, 2015)

Defining Terrorism Up Once Again (Wall Street Journal, August 24, 2015)