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The Best Books to Civilize the Boyhood Barbarians

A Series Conclusion: Rites of Passage in Classical Literature for Boys

“Every generation western civilization is invaded by barbarians….  We call them children.” – Hannah Arendt, philosopher.

There is a trick to civilizing little boys; and it lies in recognizing that they are just that – little boys. Trite though that may seem, getting this right is the only way to preserve western civilization. Alarmist, you say? Consider history.

Click here for Part 1, here for Part 2here for Part 3, and here for Part 4 in the series on the best books for boys.