From The Distributist Review:
A history of distributism is often a short history of a few distributists: Belloc, Chesterton(s), and perhaps a McNabb, a Penty, and other assorted English scribblers. Between the failure of Ditchling and the trauma of World War II, the general impression is that distributism has never actually happened in real life.
Wrong. Mathews shows exactly how distributism has happened and is happening, right in the midst of the real economy.
Read the book review here.