Books: Revolution by Consent

WHERE DO WE GO FROM HERE?—Harold J. Laskl—Viking ($1.75).

ALL OUT! HOW DEMOCRACY WILL DEFEND AMERICA—Samuel Grafton—Simon & Schuster ($1).

British Laborite Harold J. Laski is a sometime professor of economics at London's School of Economics, sometime lecturer at Harvard, sometime White House guest of Franklin D. Roosevelt, great & good friend of many a New Deal bigwig, including Supreme Court Justice Felix Frankfurter. Samuel Grafton writes I'd Rather Be Right, a New Dealing column in the New York Post. Both their books are important because they talk out loud in public about hopes...

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