The Passage to Europe
How a Continent Became a Union
By Luuk van Middelaar
(Yale University Press, Hardcover, 9780300181128, 392pp.)
Publication Date: June 10, 2013
Other Editions of This Title: Paperback
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The untold story of the crises and compromises that united a continent
Luuk van Middelaar is a Dutch political philosopher and currently policy advisor and speechwriter to the president of the European Council, Herman van Rompuy. His first book, Politicide, won the Prix de Paris in 1999. Since its original publication in Dutch, The Passage to Europe has won the Socrates Prize for the best Dutch philosophy book, the Prix Louis Marin of the Académie des Sciences Morales et Politiques, and the European Book Prize 2012.