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Murray N. Rothbard (1926-1995)

Chronological Bibliography 

1973

BOOKS:

For a New Liberty, the Libertarian Manifesto. New York: The Macmillan Company, 1973. Revised edition with preface and a new Chapter 1, The Libertarian Heritage. NY: Collier Books, 1978. Excerpt reprinted in The Libertarian Reader, by D. Boaz (ed.). New York: The Free Press, 1997, pp. 36-41. 

The Essential von Mises. Lansing, Ml: Bramble Minibooks: 1973. Reprinted 4th Edition in Ludwig von Mises, Planning for Freedom. South Holland: Libertarian Press, 1980, pp. 234-270. Reprinted by Washington D.C: The Ludwig von Mises Institute, 1983. Translated by Arild Emil Presthus as Ludwig von Mises--Hans Liv Og Laere. Printed in four parts in Ideer om Frihet (July 1981, pp. 15-18; Winter 1982, pp.12-15; Spring 1982, pp.19-21; and Winter 1983, pp.16-19). Translated by J. Reig as Lo Esencial De Mises. Madrid, Spain: Union Editorial, 1974. 

SCHOLARLY ARTICLES & CHAPTERS IN BOOKS:

"Praxeology as the Method of Economics." M. Natanson (ed.), Phenomenology and the Social Sciences. Evanston, IL: Northwestern University Press, 1973, pp. 311-339. Reprinted in Austrian Economics (Vol. 1) by S. Littlechild (ed.). Brookfield, VT: Edward Elgar Publishing Company (1990), pp. 452-480. Reprinted excerpts in Austrian Economics, A Reader by R. M. Ebeling (ed.). Hillsdale, MI: Hillsdale College Press, 1991, pp. 55-91. Reprinted in The Logic of Action One: Method, Money, and the Austrian School. Glos, UK: Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd., 1997, pp. 28-57.

"Praxeology as the Method of Social Sciences." Individualism and the Social Sciences, San Francisco: Cato Institute (Cato Paper No. 4), 1979.

"Value Implications of Economic Theory." The American Economist, Spring 1973, pp. 35-39. Reprinted in The Logic of Action One: Method, Money, and the Austrian School. Glos, UK: Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd., 1997, pp. 255-265.

"Egalitarianism As a Revolt Against Nature." Modern Age, Fall 1973, pp. 348-357.

OTHER:

"The Sticks in the Closet," "The Editor Rebuts," "A Libertarian Poll," "Movement Magazines." The Libertarian Forum, Vol. 5 No. 2 (1973).

"The Mayoral Circus." The Libertarian Forum, Vol. 5 No. 3 (1973).

"The Apotheosis of Harry," "Sex Breaks up a Cult," "Arts and Movies," "Recommended Reading," "From the `Old Curmudgeon.'" The Libertarian Forum, Vol. 5 No. 1 (January 1973).

"The New Isolationism." Interview with Rothbard and Leonard Liggio. Reason, February 1973, pp. 4-19. 

Review of The Luddites, by M. I. Thomis. "The Original Machine-Haters", Business and Society Review, Spring 1973, pp. 110-112.

"Free Market, Police, Courts, and Law." Reason, March 1973, pp. 5-19.

Review of Revisionist Viewpoints: Essays in a Dissident Historical Tradition, by J. Martin. Books for Libertarians, March 1973, p. 4.

Review of The Civilian and the Military, by A. Ekirch, Jr. Books for Libertarians, March 1973, p. 4.

Review of Germany Not Guilty in 1914, by M. Cochran. Books for Libertarians, March 1973 and May 1973.

Review of In Quest of Truth and Justice, by H. E. Barnes. Books for Libertarians, March 1973 and May 1973.

Reviews of The Twilight of Gold, 1914-1936: Myths and Realities, by M. Palyi, and The Monetary Sin of the West, by J. Rueff. Books for Libertarians, March 1973 and May 1973.

"Present at the Creation," "Tax Rebellion," "Contra Psychological `Liberation,'" "Jim Davidson and the Week That Was," "Monthly Index of Liberty," "Recommended Reading." The Libertarian Forum, Vol. 5 No. 4 (April 1973).

"The `Counter Culture' Reveals Itself." Human Events, April 28, 1973, p. 18.

"Libertarian Strategy: A Reply to Mr. Katz." New Libertarian Notes, May 1973, p. 7.

"Notes on Watergate," "Floyd Arthur `Baldy' Harper, RIP," "McGovern vs. Rothbard," "Arts and Movies," "Hospers on Rothbard's Rebuttal," "Recommended Reading," "The Editor's Final Rebuttal." The Libertarian Forum, Vol. 5 No. 5 (May 1973).

"Will Rothbard's Free-Market Justice Suffice? Yes." Reason, May 1973, pp. 19, 23-25. 

"A Reply to McGovern." Letter to Forum For Contemporary History, May 7, 1973, p. 6.

Review of The Conquest of Poverty, by H. Hazlitt."A Perceptive Insight into Capitalism and the Welfare State", Human Events, May 19, 1973, p. 10.

Review of Roads to Freedom: Essays in Honor of Friedrich A. von Hayek, by E. Streissler, G. Habeler, F. Lutz, and F. Machlup (eds.). Books for Libertarians, June 1973.

Forum Letter, ?On the 'Deschooling' of Society?, The Journal: Forum for Contemporary History, Volume 2, Number 5, , June 4, 1973, pp.1-2

"The Mayoral Circus, II," "The Editor Comments," "The Editor Rebuts," "The Need for a Movement and a Party," "Rothbardiana," "From the `Old Curmudgeon.'" The Libertarian Forum, Vol. 5 No. 6 (June 1973).

"Interview: Rothbard Discusses Libertarianism." The Stanford Daily. June 5, 1973.

"Economic Mess," "Pareto on the Prospects for Liberty," "Arts and Movies." The Libertarian Forum, Vol. 5 No. 7 (July 1973).

Review of The Conquest of Poverty, by H. Hazlitt. Books for Libertarians, July 1973.

"101 Ways to Promote Libertarian Ideas," "Recommended Reading," "The Meaning of War." The Libertarian Forum, Vol. 5 No. 8 (August 1973).

Review of The Literature of Isolationism: A Guide To Non-Interventionist Scholarship 1930-1972, by J. Doenecke. Books for Libertarians, August 1973. The same review appeared in Books for Libertarians, December 1972.

"Forward To W. Block's Economic Scapegoats." New Libertarian Notes, October1973.

"Hands Off the Middle East!" "Send Money!" "The Libertarian: The Gospel According to Lefevre," "Revolution in Chile," "Arts and Movies." The Libertarian Forum, Vol. 5 No. 10 (October 1973).

Review of Liberty, by B. Tucker. Books for Libertarians, October 1973.

"Watergate, and the Argument From Knowledge." Reason, October 1973, p. 39.

"Ludwig von Mises: 1881-1973." Human Events, October 20, 1973, p. 7.

"Ludwig von Mises, RIP," "Libertarian Party," "From the `Old Curmudgeon,'" "Arts and Movies," "For Conspiracy Theorists Only!" The Libertarian Forum, Vol. 5 No. 11 (November 1973).

Review of Happy Days, Heathen Days, and Newspaper Days, by H. L. Mencken. Books for Libertarians, November 1973.

"Congress, `73," "Rand on the Middle East." The Libertarian Forum, Vol. 5 No. 12 (December 1973).

Review of Dissent on Development, by P. J. Baker. Books for Libertarians, December 1973, p. 1.

Review of Economics, by P. Samuelson. The Wall Street Review of Books, December 1973, pp. 518-522. Reprinted as "Paul Samuelson's Economics, Ninth Edition" in The Logic of Action Two: Applications and Criticism from the Austrian School. Glos, UK: Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd., 1997, pp. 254-259.

"Revisionism and Libertarianism." New Libertarian Notes, No. 28, December 1973, pp. 7-8.

"City Prices Puzzle To Economists." Interview by Robert Lane, New York Sunday News, June 17, 1973, M11.

1974

BOOKS:

Egalitarianism As a Revolt Against Nature and Other Essays. Washington, DC: Libertarian Review Press, 1974. See article by this title (excluding 'and Other Essays') in Modern Age, Fall 1973, pp. 348-357.

SCHOLARLY ARTICLES & CHAPTERS IN BOOKS:

"Historical Origins." William F. Rickenbacker (ed.), The Twelve Year Sentence. LaSalle, IL: Open Court Publishing Co., 1974, pp. 11-32. 

"Justice and Property Rights." Samuel Blumenfeld (ed.), Property in a Humane Economy. LaSalle, IL: Open Court Publishing, 1974, pp. 101-122. Reprinted in The Logic of Action One: Method, Money, and the Austrian School. Glos, UK: Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd., 1997, pp. 274-293.

"Left and Right: The Prospects For Liberty." T. R. Machan (ed.), The Libertarian Alternative. Chicago: Nelson-Hall Co., 1974, pp.525-549. Originally appeared in Left and Right, Vol. 1 No. 1 (Spring 1965). (Buy this book)

Review of Competition and Entrepreneurship, Vol. 12, by I. Kirzner. Journal of Economic Literature, 1974, pp. 902-903.

"The Anatomy of the State." T. R. Machan (ed.), The Libertarian Alternative. Chicago: Nelson-Hall Co., 1974, pp. 69-93. Originally appeared in Rampart Journal, Summer 1965, pp.1-24. (Buy this book)

"The Importance of the Youngstein Campaign." Youngstein for Mayor, 1973, A Libertarian Campaign. New York: Adlib Communications, 1974, p. 5.

"Why Inflation Must Lead to Recession or Depression." Louis E. Carabini (ed.), Everything You Need To Know About Gold and Silver. New Rochelle, NY: Arlington House Publishers, 1974, pp.11-32. Originally appeared in Pacific Coast Coin Exchange Gold & Silver Newsletter, November 30, 1972.

Review of The Twisted Dream, by D. Dowd. Business History Review, Winter 1974.

OTHER:

"Energy Fascism," "Danish Delight," "Arts and Movies." The Libertarian Forum, Vol. 6 No. 1 (January 1974).

"Privacy, Or the `Right To Know'?" Reason, January 1974, pp. 28, 30.

Review of The Strike-Threat System, by W. H. Hutt. Books for Libertarians, January 1974.

Review of The Collected Works of Lysander Spooner, by L. Spooner. Books for Libertarians, February 1974.

"Two Tiers Crumble?" "Relevance?" "What Kind of `Purity'?" "An Open Letter to Irving Kristol," "Political Kidnapping," "Rothbardiana," "Arts and Movies," "Save the Oil Industry!" "New Associates," "101 Ways to Promote Libertarian Ideas." The Libertarian Forum, Vol. 6 No. 2 (February 1974).

Review of Social Darwinism: Selected Essays, by W. G. Sumner. Books for Libertarians, March 1974, p. 5.

Review of The Unheavenly City, by E. Banfield. Books for Libertarians, March 1974, p. 1.

Reviews of Our Enemy, the State, by A. J. Nock, and As We Go Marching, by J. T. Flynn. "Two Libertarian Classics", Reason, March 1974, pp. 10-11.

"Seven Days in May?" "The British Elections," "Why No Oil Refineries?" "How to Deal With Kidnapping?" "Libertarian Songs-I," "Libertarian Songs-II," "Libertarian Dinner Club," "Civil Liberties, Selective Style." The Libertarian Forum, Vol. 6 No. 3 (March 1974).

"Five Years Old!" "FLP Convention: One Step Forward, One Step Back," "The Mysterious World of the CIA," "Phillip H. Wilkie, RIP," "Arts and Movies," "Apologies!" The Libertarian Forum, Vol. 6 No. 4 (April 1974).

"Law Without Government." Reason, April 1974, p. 40.

Reviews of The Inevitability of Patriarchy, by S. Goldberg, and Sexual Suicide, by G. Gilder. Books for Libertarians, April 1974, pp. 1, 9.

"Impeach the...(Expletive Deleted)," "BFL Expands," "Uncle Miltie Rides Again," "Purity and the Libertarian Party." The Libertarian Forum, Vol. 6 No. 5 (May 1974). 

Review of As We Go Marching, by J. T. Flynn. Books for Libertarians, May 1974, p. 9.

"Dr. Rothbard Replies." Books for Libertarians, June 1974, pp. 23. Re: Rothbard's review of The Inevitability of Patriarchy by S. Goldberg.

"Reflections on the Middle East," "Arts and Movies," "For Kurdistan," "The Hiss Case Revisited," "From the `Old Curmudgeon,'" "Obit Note." The Libertarian Forum, Vol. 6 No. 6 (June 1974).

Review of Three Sacred Cows of Economics, by A. Rubner. Books for Libertarians, June 1974, p. 4.

"The Movie Hero Is a Vital Part of American Culture." Human Events, June 15, 1974, p. 16.

"Deflation Or More Inflation?" Inflation Survival Letter, June 17, 1974, p. 49.

"Hatred of the Automobile." Reason, July 1974, p. 34.

"Scarcity Vs. Shortage." Skeptic, July 1974, pp. 10-11.

The American Revolution Reconsidered." Books for Libertarians, July 1974, pp. 6-7.

"World-Wide Inflation," "New Forum Policy," "Revisionist Seminar," "New Rothbard Book." The Libertarian Forum, Vol. 6 No. 7 (July 1974).

"The Austrian School's Advice: `Hands Off!'" Article based on interviews with Rothbard and other Austrian economists. Business Week, August 3, 1974, pp. 40-41.

"Whoopee!!" "Kennedy Marriage Revisionism," "Libertarian Advance," "From the `Old Curmudgeon,'" "Recommended Reading," "Arts and Movies." The Libertarian Forum, Vol. 6 No. 8 (August 1974).

"Only One Heartbeat Away," "Correction." The Libertarian Forum, Vol. 6 No. 9 (September 1974).

"Nobel Prize." The Libertarian Forum, Vol. 6 No. 10 (October 1974).

?Commentary: Rulers V. Reality?, Harper's, October 1974, pp.78, 80. 1976

"The Greenspan Nomination." Reason, October 1974, p. 39.

"Henry Hazlitt Celebrates 80th Birthday." Human Events, November 1974, p. 8.

"The Elections," "Voting and Politics," "After Rabat, What?" "Economic Determinism, Ideology, and the American Revolution," "Report from Europe," "Note to our Readers." The Libertarian Forum, Vol. 6 No. 11 (November 1974).

"Conservatives Gratified By Nobel Prize To Von Hayek." Human Events, November 16, 1974, p. 18.

"The Emerging Crisis," "Libertarian Scholarship Advances," "Boston Libertarian Dinners!" "Henry Hazlitt Celebrates 80th Birthday," "Arts and Movies." The Libertarian Forum, Vol. 6 No. 12 (December 1974).

1975

BOOKS:

Conceived in Liberty, Volume I--A New Land, A New People, The American Colonies in the Seventeenth Century. New Rochelle, NY: Arlington House Publishers, 1975. (With the assistance of L. P. Liggio.) (Buy this book

Conceived in Liberty, Volume II--"Salutary Neglect": The American Colonies in the First Half of the Eighteenth Century. New Rochelle, NY: Arlington House Publishers, 1975. (Buy this book

SCHOLARLY ARTICLES & CHAPTERS IN BOOKS:

"Gold vs. Fluctuating Fiat Exchange Rates." H. F. Sennholz (ed.), Gold is Money, Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1975, pp. 24-40. Reprinted in The Logic of Action One: Method, Money, and the Austrian School. Glos, UK: Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd., 1997, pp. 350-363.

"Total Reform: Nothing Less." E. G. West (ed.), Nonpublic School Aid. Lexington, MA: Lexington Books, 1975, pp. 102-107.

OTHER:

Introduction to The Politics of Obedience, The Discourse of Voluntary Servitude: The Political Thought of Etienne de la Boetie. New York: Free Life Editions, 1975, pp. 9-42. (Buy this book)

"Government and the Economy," "Society Without a State," "New Rothbard Books!" The Libertarian Forum, Vol. 7 No. 1 (January 1975).

"Semantic Trickery and Economic Health." Reason, January 1975, p. 47.

"Oil War and Oil Imperialism" (section 2 by J. R. Stromberg; section 3 by H. H. Buffet), "Tax Rebellion in Willimantic," "The Day-Care Shortage," "Sense on Oil-At Last!" The Libertarian Forum, Vol. 7 No. 2 (February 1975).

Review of An Objective Theory of Probability, by D. Gillies. Libertarian Review, February 1975, p. 9. 

"Inflationary Depression," "Arts and Movies," "Under-Population?" "Spring Books." The Libertarian Forum, Vol. 7 No. 3 (March 1975).

"Getting At the Roots of Inflation." Libertarian Party News, March-April 1975, p. 3.

"The Death of a State," "LP Convention," "Come One, Come All!" "Nozick Award," "Assassination Revisionism Once More," "Arts and Movies." The Libertarian Forum, Vol. 7 No. 4 (April 1975).

"The Oil Caper." Reason, April 1975, p. 39.

"Mayaguez, By Jingo," "Libertarian Ripoff of the Month." The Libertarian Forum, Vol. 7 No. 5 (May 1975).

Review of Building the Organizational Society, by J. Israel, (ed.). Libertarian Review, June 1975, pp. 8-9. (Unsigned.)

Reviews of Omnipotent Government and Theory and History, by L. von Mises. Libertarian Review, June 1975, p. 1.

"Saving Yourself By Saving Freedom." Reason, June 1975, pp. 60-63.

"The Case for Optimism," "The Bankruptcy of Liberalism," "Recommended Reading: Hayek Interview," "The Ethics Gap." The Libertarian Forum, Vol. 7 No. 6 (June 1975).

"Inflation Or Deflation." Inflation Survival Letter, June 4, 1975, pp. 87-89.

"Dictatorships," "From the `Old Curmudgeon.'" The Libertarian Forum, Vol. 7 No. 7 (July 1975).

"The Death of a State--1." Reason, July 1975, pp. 31-32.

Reviews of Herbert Spencer: Structure, Function and Evolution, by S. Andreski (ed.), and Herbert Spencer: The Evolution of a Sociologist, by J. D. Y. Peel. Libertarian Review, August 1975, p. 2.

Review of The State, by F. Oppenheimer. Libertarian Review, September 1975, p. 1.

"The LP Convention," "All Founded," "Rothbardiana," "Recommended Reading." The Libertarian Forum, Vol. 8 No. 9 (September 1975).

"Rothbard: Timing Is Right For Concerted LP Efforts." Libertarian Party News, September-October 1975, pp. 6-7.

"The Reign of Dictatorships." Reason, October 1975, pp. 33-34.

"The Sinai Trap," "Arab Wars," "Arts and Movies," "From the `Old Curmudgeon.'" The Libertarian Forum, Vol. 8 No. 10 (October 1975).

"Politics: November `75," "New Associates." The Libertarian Forum, Vol. 8 No. 11 (November 1975).

Review of Growth of the American Revolution, by B. Knollenberg. Libertarian Review, November 1975, p. 2.

Review of The World Between the Wars, by J. Davis. Libertarian Review, December 1975.