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    Issues of the 1960s = 2 Years, 37 Issues, 449 Articles
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        Issues of 1969 = 23 Issues, 268 Articles
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                                          Issues of 1986 = 21 Issues, 313 Articles
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                                            Issues of 1987 = 21 Issues, 314 Articles
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                                              Issues of 1988 = 21 Issues, 337 Articles
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                                                Issues of Jan.-Mar. 1988 = 6 Issues, 85 Articles
                                                1. [+]
                                                  January 21, 1988 Issue = 14 Articles
                                                  1. [+]
                                                    The Gorbachev Prospect by George F. Kennan, pp. 3-7 - 1 Review
                                                    1. Perestroika by Mikhail Gorbachev
                                                  2. On James Baldwin (1924-1987) by Darryl Pinckney, pp. 8-10
                                                  3. [+]
                                                    High Point in Low Countries by Jonathan Brown, pp. 11-15 - 1 Review
                                                    1. The Embarrassment of Riches by Simon Schama
                                                  4. The Condition We Call Exile by Joseph Brodsky, pp. 16-20
                                                  5. Coming Down from the Summit by Stanley Hoffmann, pp. 21-25
                                                  6. [+]
                                                    All-American Novels by Robert Towers, pp. 26-27 - 3 Reviews
                                                    1. Paco's Story by Larry Heinemann
                                                    2. That Night by Alice McDermott
                                                    3. Cigarettes by Harry Mathews
                                                  7. [+]
                                                    Mrs. Wharton in New York by Elizabeth Hardwick, pp. 28-34 - 5 Reviews
                                                    1. The House of Mirth by Edith Wharton
                                                    2. The Age of Innocence by Edith Wharton
                                                    3. The Mother's Recompense by Edith Wharton
                                                    4. Edith Wharton: A Biography by R.W.B. Lewis
                                                    5. Portrait of Edith Wharton by Percy Lubbock
                                                  8. Nixon in Brooklyn by Jonathan Lieberson, pp. 35-36
                                                  9. Was There a Witch Hunt in Ancient Athens? by I.F. Stone, pp. 37-41
                                                  10. [+]
                                                    The Chinese Behemoth by John K. Fairbank, pp. 42-45 - 2 Reviews
                                                    1. The Great Enterprise by Frederic Wakeman Jr.#2
                                                    2. The Chinese Emperor by Jean Levi
                                                  11. Islamic Revolution by Bernard Lewis, pp. 46-49
                                                  12. Nicaragua by Jane Burnett and James Chace, p. 50
                                                  13. Letters by Philip Siegelman, Kathleen Tynan, and John Osborne, ..., pp. 51-56
                                                  14. Cover Drawing by David Levine
                                                2. [+]
                                                  February 4, 1988 Issue = 13 Articles
                                                  1. [+]
                                                    Nobs and Snobs by Conor Cruise O'Brien, pp. 3-7 - 1 Review
                                                    1. Evelyn Waugh: The Early Years, 1903-1939 by Martin Stannard
                                                  2. [+]
                                                    Low Expectations by Thomas R. Edwards, pp. 8-9 - 1 Review
                                                    1. The Bonfire of the Vanities by Tom Wolfe
                                                  3. [+]
                                                    White Magic by John Golding, pp. 10-13 - 2 Reviews
                                                    1. Brancusi by Radu Varia
                                                    2. Brancusi by Pontus Hulten, Natalia Dumitresco, and Alexandre Istrati, ...
                                                  4. Turkey's Nonpeople by Jeri Laber, pp. 14-16
                                                  5. [+]
                                                    Worriers by Gabriele Annan, pp. 17-18 - 2 Reviews
                                                    1. The Radiant Way by Margaret Drabble
                                                    2. The Child in Time by Ian McEwan
                                                  6. [+]
                                                    The Cost of Bigness by James Joll, pp. 19-21 - 1 Review
                                                    1. The Rise and Fall of the Great Powers by Paul Kennedy
                                                  7. The Threat to the INF Treaty by Arlen Specter, pp. 22-23
                                                  8. [+]
                                                    Hunting the Homunculus by J.Z. Young, pp. 24-25 - 1 Review
                                                    1. Neural Darwinism by Gerald M. Edelman
                                                  9. [+]
                                                    How Franco Made It by Raymond Carr, pp. 26-29 - 1 Review
                                                    1. The Franco Regime, 1936-1975 by Stanley G. Payne
                                                  10. Israel by Arthur Hertzberg, pp. 30-32
                                                  11. [+]
                                                    Chaucer on Our Doorstep by Robert M. Adams, pp. 33-34 - 1 Review
                                                    1. Chaucer by Donald R. Howard
                                                  12. [+]
                                                    The Polemical Philosopher by William Gass, pp. 35-44 - 5 Reviews
                                                    1. Human, All Too Human by Friedrich Nietzsche
                                                    2. Conversations with Nietzsche by Sander L. Gilman
                                                    3. Postponements by David Farrell Krell
                                                    4. Nietzsche, "the Last Antipolitical German" by Peter Bergmann
                                                    5. Nietzsche: Life as Literature by Alexander Nehamas
                                                  13. Cover photo by Moshe Milner
                                                3. [+]
                                                  February 18, 1988 Issue = 16 Articles
                                                  1. [+]
                                                    Star by John Gross, pp. 3-4 - 1 Review
                                                    1. Oscar Wilde by Richard Ellmann
                                                  2. [+]
                                                    Blood Sport by Garry Wills, pp. 5-7 - 4 Reviews
                                                    1. The Manly Art by Elliott J. Gorn
                                                    2. John L. Sullivan and His America by Michael T. Isenberg
                                                    3. Beyond the Ring by Jeffrey T. Sammons
                                                    4. On Boxing by Joyce Carol Oates
                                                  3. Restoring American Independence by Felix Rohatyn, pp. 8-10
                                                  4. [+]
                                                    Underground Artist by Alison Lurie, pp. 11-13 - 8 Reviews
                                                    1. A Game of Dark by William Mayne
                                                    2. Salt River Times by William Mayne
                                                    3. Max's Dream by William Mayne
                                                    4. A Parcel of Trees by William Mayne
                                                    5. While the Bells Ring by William Mayne
                                                    6. Underground Alley by William Mayne
                                                    7. Earthfasts by William Mayne
                                                    8. Winter Quarters by William Mayne
                                                  5. [+]
                                                    Born Too Late by John K. Fairbank, pp. 14-15 - 6 Reviews
                                                    1. The Last Emperor (1987 Film) by Bernardo Bertolucci
                                                    2. Twilight in the Forbidden City by Reginald F. Johnston
                                                    3. From Emperor to Citizen by Aisin-Gioro Pu Yi
                                                    4. The Last Emperor by Edward Behr
                                                    5. The Last Manchu by Henry Pu Yi and Paul Kramer
                                                    6. A Dream of Tartary by Henry McAleavy
                                                  6. Two Poems by Joseph Brodsky, p. 16
                                                  7. [+]
                                                    The Kaiser and the Kritik by Gordon A. Craig, pp. 17-20 - 3 Reviews
                                                    1. Wilhelm II: The Kaiser's Personal Monarchy, 1888-1900 by John C.G. Rohl
                                                    2. Max Weber and German Politics, 1890-1920 by Wolfgang J. Mommsen
                                                    3. Max Weber and His Contemporaries by Wolfgang J. Mommsen and Jurgen Osterhammel
                                                  8. Passing the Baton in Beijing by Roderick MacFarquhar, pp. 21-22
                                                  9. Poland by Abraham Brumberg, pp. 23-27
                                                  10. [+]
                                                    Coming Up for Air by James Joll, pp. 28-29 - 2 Reviews
                                                    1. Turn-Of-The-Century Cabaret by Harold B. Segel
                                                    2. Paris: The Musical Kaleidoscope, 1870-1925 by Elaine Brody
                                                  11. [+]
                                                    China on My Mind by Jonathan Spence, pp. 30-32 - 2 Reviews
                                                    1. China Watch by John King Fairbank
                                                    2. The Great Chinese Revolution, 1800-1985 by John King Fairbank
                                                  12. [+]
                                                    The Fundamentalists and the Constitution by Gordon S. Wood, pp. 33-39 - 9 Reviews
                                                    1. The American Founding by Ralph A. Rossum and Gary L. McDowell
                                                    2. The Complete Anti-Federalist by Herbert J. Storing and Murray Dry
                                                    3. Constitutionalism and Rights by Gary C. Bryner and Noel B. Reynolds
                                                    4. The Founders' Constitution by Philip B. Kurland and Ralph Lerner
                                                    5. The Framing and Ratification of the Constitution by Leonard W. Levy and Dennis J. Mahoney
                                                    6. The Moral Foundations of the American Republic by Robert H. Horwitz
                                                    7. Saving the Revolution by Charles R. Kesler
                                                    8. Taking the Constitution Seriously by Walter Berns
                                                    9. The Thinking Revolutionary by Ralph Lerner
                                                  13. The Lindbergh Case by Ludovic Kennedy, Francis Russell, and Anthony Scaduto, ..., p. 40
                                                  14. Letter by Joanne Landy, p. 41
                                                  15. A Time for Jeremiah by Murray Kempton, pp. 41-44
                                                  16. Cover drawing by Thomas Nast
                                                4. [+]
                                                  March 3, 1988 Issue = 14 Articles
                                                  1. [+]
                                                    Betrayal by Neal Ascherson, pp. 3-5 - 1 Review
                                                    1. Anthills of the Savannah by Chinua Achebe
                                                  2. 'Tolstoy' by Vladimir Nabokov, p. 6
                                                  3. [+]
                                                    Pussycats and the Owl by Stephen Jay Gould, pp. 7-10 - 2 Reviews
                                                    1. The Animal Estate by Harriet Ritvo
                                                    2. One Man's Owl by Bernd Heinrich
                                                  4. [+]
                                                    Portraits by Lowell by Anthony Hecht, pp. 11-17 - 1 Review
                                                    1. Robert Lowell: Collected Prose by Robert Giroux and Robert Lowell
                                                  5. [+]
                                                    Huston's Joyce by Denis Donoghue, p. 18 - 1 Review
                                                    1. The Dead (1987 Film) by John Huston
                                                  6. [+]
                                                    Rescuing the Past by Willibald Sauerlander, pp. 19-22 - 1 Review
                                                    1. Aby Warburg: An Intellectual Biography by E.H. Gombrich
                                                  7. [+]
                                                    Economics Without Power by Robert Heilbroner, pp. 23-25 - 1 Review
                                                    1. The New Palgrave by John Eatwell, Murray Milgate, and Peter Newman
                                                  8. [+]
                                                    Chopping Up 'The Cherry Orchard' by Jonathan Lieberson, pp. 26-28 - 1 Review
                                                    1. The Shifting Point, 1946-1987 by Peter Brook
                                                  9. [+]
                                                    The Invention of Latin America by Raymond Carr, pp. 29-33 - 1 Review
                                                    1. The Cambridge History of Latin America by Leslie Bethell
                                                  10. [+]
                                                    Oblomov's Travels by John Bayley, pp. 34-35 - 1 Review
                                                    1. The Voyage of the Frigate Pallada by Ivan A. Goncharov
                                                  11. [+]
                                                    Black Crime, White Racism by Andrew Hacker, pp. 36-41 - 4 Reviews
                                                    1. Black Robes, White Justice by Bruce Wright
                                                    2. Racial Attitudes in America by Howard Schuman, Charlotte Steeh, and Lawrence Bobo, ...
                                                    3. The Afrocentric Idea by Molefi Kete Asante
                                                    4. Plural But Equal by Harold Cruse
                                                  12. [+]
                                                    Shah's Legacy by William Shawcross, p. 42 - 1 Review
                                                    1. Iran and the West by Cyrus Ghani
                                                  13. Letters by Herbert Aptheker, C. Vann Woodward, and Mark R. Parris, ..., pp. 43-48
                                                  14. Cover Photograph by Patrice Chauvel
                                                5. [+]
                                                  March 17, 1988 Issue = 13 Articles
                                                  1. [+]
                                                    The Lie in the Soul by J.M. Cameron, pp. 3-6 - 1 Review
                                                    1. The Drowned and the Saved by Primo Levi
                                                  2. [+]
                                                    Aerie Visions by Garry Wills, p. 7 - 1 Review
                                                    1. The Rise of American Air Power by Michael S. Sherry
                                                  3. [+]
                                                    Bumps on the Head by Martin Gardner, pp. 8-10 - 1 Review
                                                    1. Pseudo-Science and Society in Nineteenth-Century America by Arthur Wrobel
                                                  4. On the Pursuit of the Ideal by Isaiah Berlin, pp. 11-18
                                                  5. [+]
                                                    Let Handel Be Handel by Philip Gossett, pp. 19-21 - 1 Review
                                                    1. Handel's Operas, 1704-1726 by Winton Dean and John Merrill Knapp
                                                  6. Has Arias Made a Difference? by Aryeh Neier, pp. 22-27
                                                  7. [+]
                                                    Going Every Sort of Hog by Gabriele Annan, pp. 28-29 - 1 Review
                                                    1. Katherine Mansfield by Claire Tomalin
                                                  8. [+]
                                                    Spying on the Neighbors by Maurice Keen, pp. 30-32 - 1 Review
                                                    1. A History of Private Life, Vol. II by Georges Duby
                                                  9. [+]
                                                    'The Check Is in the Mail' by John Gregory Dunne, pp. 33-35 - 1 Review
                                                    1. Spiegel by Andrew Sinclair
                                                  10. [+]
                                                    The Case for Dryden by Robert M. Adams, pp. 36-38 - 1 Review
                                                    1. John Dryden and His World by James Anderson Winn
                                                  11. [+]
                                                    What Keeps the Japanese Going? by Ian Buruma, pp. 39-43 - 6 Reviews
                                                    1. Imperialist Japan by Michael Montgomery
                                                    2. Occupation by John Toland
                                                    3. A Cultural History of Postwar Japan, 1945-1980 by Shunsuke Tsurumi
                                                    4. Different People by Donald Richie
                                                    5. Remaking Japan by Theodore Cohen and Herbert Passin
                                                    6. The Japanese Educational Challenge by Merry White
                                                  12. An Exchange on Gorbachev by Josef Skvorecky and George Kennan, p. 44
                                                  13. Letters by Raymond C. Van Leeuwen, Joseph Brodsky, and Larry Gross, ..., pp. 45-48
                                                6. [+]
                                                  March 31, 1988 Issue = 15 Articles
                                                  1. [+]
                                                    La Forza del Destino by Adrian Lyttelton, pp. 3-8 - 2 Reviews
                                                    1. Memoirs of a Fortunate Jew by Dan Vittorio Segre
                                                    2. The Italians and the Holocaust by Susan Zuccotti
                                                  2. A Stone's Throw by Anton Shammas, pp. 9-11
                                                  3. [+]
                                                    Cracking the Socrates Case by M.F. Burnyeat, pp. 12-18 - 1 Review
                                                    1. The Trial of Socrates by I.F. Stone
                                                  4. [+]
                                                    Balanchine's Steps by Robert Craft, pp. 19-22 - 3 Reviews
                                                    1. George Balanchine, Ballet Master by Richard Buckle and John Taras
                                                    2. Balletmaster by Moira Shearer
                                                    3. Dancing on My Grave by Gelsey Kirkland and Greg Lawrence
                                                  5. [+]
                                                    Literature as the Bible by Harold Bloom, pp. 23-25 - 1 Review
                                                    1. The Literary Guide to the Bible by Robert Alter and Frank Kermode
                                                  6. [+]
                                                    Nuclear Wizards by Lord Zuckerman, pp. 26-31 - 3 Reviews
                                                    1. Rabi: Scientist and Citizen by John S. Rigden
                                                    2. Toward a Livable World by Helen S. Hawkins, G. Allen Greb, and Gertrud Weiss Szilard, ...
                                                    3. Better a Shield Than a Sword by Edward Teller
                                                  7. [+]
                                                    The New Shakespeare? by E.A.J. Honigmann, pp. 32-35 - 1 Review
                                                    1. Shakespearean Negotiations by Stephen Greenblatt
                                                  8. [+]
                                                    The Way We Live Now by Robert Towers, pp. 36-37 - 2 Reviews
                                                    1. The Book and the Brotherhood by Iris Murdoch
                                                    2. Found in the Street by Patricia Highsmith
                                                  9. Pushkin, or the Real and the Plausible by Vladimir Nabokov, pp. 38-42
                                                  10. [+]
                                                    The Benefit of Slavery by David Brion Davis, pp. 43-45 - 2 Reviews
                                                    1. Economic Growth and the Ending of the Transatlantic Slave Trade by David Eltis
                                                    2. Capitalism and Antislavery by Seymour Drescher
                                                  11. [+]
                                                    The Quaking Bog by Thomas Flanagan, pp. 46-48 - 1 Review
                                                    1. We Irish by Denis Donoghue
                                                  12. [+]
                                                    The Sense of Santayana by Jonathan Lieberson, pp. 49-54 - 2 Reviews
                                                    1. George Santayana: A Biography by John McCormick
                                                    2. Persons and Places: The Background of My Life by George Santayana
                                                  13. Letters by John F. Guilmartin, Jr., Theodore Draper, and Barry R. Gross, ..., p. 55
                                                  14. An Open Letter to the Prime Minister of Israel by Kenneth J. Arrow, pp. 56-60
                                                  15. Cover photograph by Bhupendra Karia
                                              2. [+]
                                                Issues of Apr.-Jun. 1988 = 6 Issues, 89 Articles
                                                1. [+]
                                                  April 14, 1988 Issue = 13 Articles
                                                  1. [+]
                                                    Goodbye to All That by James Joll, pp. 3-4 - 1 Review
                                                    1. The Age of Empire: 1875-1914 by Eric J. Hobsbawm
                                                  2. [+]
                                                    News from Elsewhere by Irving Howe, p. 5 - 1 Review
                                                    1. Arabesques by Anton Shammas
                                                  3. [+]
                                                    A Southern Romantic by C. Vann Woodward, pp. 6-9 - 1 Review
                                                    1. Judah P. Benjamin: The Jewish Confederate by Eli N. Evans
                                                  4. Report from the Uprising by Amos Elon, pp. 10-14
                                                  5. [+]
                                                    The Marvelous Boy by David Lodge, pp. 15-16 - 2 Reviews
                                                    1. Chatterton by Peter Ackroyd
                                                    2. The Family Romance of the Impostor-Poet Thomas Chatterton by Louise J. Kaplan
                                                  6. [+]
                                                    Amiable Genius by Stuart Hampshire, pp. 17-20 - 1 Review
                                                    1. William James: Writings 1902-1910 by Bruce Kuklick and William James
                                                  7. [+]
                                                    I Am a Camera by Jeremy Bernstein, pp. 21-24 - 1 Review
                                                    1. Land's Polaroid by Peter C. Wensberg
                                                  8. [+]
                                                    Something Childish by John Bayley, pp. 25-27 - 1 Review
                                                    1. Diary, Vol. I by Witold Gombrowicz and Jan Kott
                                                  9. [+]
                                                    Charmed Circles by Robert M. Adams, pp. 28-31 - 4 Reviews
                                                    1. Catholics, Anglicans, and Puritans by Hugh Trevor-Roper
                                                    2. Archbishop William Laud by Charles Carlton
                                                    3. Clarendon and His Friends by Richard Lawrence Ollard
                                                    4. Anti-Calvinists by Nicholas Tyacke
                                                  10. The Mystery of Max Eitingon by Theodore Draper, pp. 32-42
                                                  11. 'Romantic Originals' by Hugh Amory and Charles Rosen, p. 43
                                                  12. Letters by Benjamin R. Barber, Gordon S. Wood, and Steven Ross, ..., pp. 44-48
                                                  13. Cover photograph by Nadezhda Plevitskaya
                                                2. [+]
                                                  April 28, 1988 Issue = 16 Articles
                                                  1. [+]
                                                    More Than a Game by Garry Wills, pp. 3-5 - 1 Review
                                                    1. The Power Game by Hedrick Smith
                                                  2. [+]
                                                    Heartsick by Michael Wood, pp. 6-9 - 1 Review
                                                    1. Love in the Time of Cholera by Gabriel Garcia Marquez
                                                  3. [+]
                                                    Breaking Up by Nicholas Lemann, pp. 10-12 - 2 Reviews
                                                    1. House of Dreams by Marie Brenner
                                                    2. Binghams of Louisville by David Leon Chandler and Mary Voelz Chandler
                                                  4. [+]
                                                    Attic Exits by Bernard Knox, pp. 13-14 - 1 Review
                                                    1. Tragic Ways of Killing a Woman by Nicole Loraux
                                                  5. [+]
                                                    The Art of War by Gordon A. Craig, pp. 15-18 - 3 Reviews
                                                    1. The Military Revolution by Geoffrey Parker
                                                    2. The Mask of Command by John Keegan
                                                    3. Strategy by Edward N. Luttwak
                                                  6. [+]
                                                    Darwin Unbuttoned by John R. Durant, pp. 19-21 - 2 Reviews
                                                    1. Charles Darwin's Notebooks, 1836-1844 by Paul H. Barrett, Peter J. Gautrey, and Sandra Herbert, ...
                                                    2. The Correspondence of Charles Darwin, Vol. III: 1844-1846 by Frederick Burkhardt, Sydney Smith, and Charles Darwin, ...
                                                  7. [+]
                                                    The Uses of Death by Sidney Hook, pp. 22-25 - 1 Review
                                                    1. Setting Limits by Daniel Callahan
                                                  8. [+]
                                                    Down There on a Visit by Janet Malcolm, pp. 26-27 - 1 Review
                                                    1. Where the Spirits Dwell by Tobias Schneebaum
                                                  9. [+]
                                                    Down from Liberalism by T.M. Scanlon, pp. 28-40 - 1 Review
                                                    1. A Conflict of Visions by Thomas Sowell
                                                  10. [+]
                                                    Second Thoughts by Helen Vendler, pp. 41-44 - 1 Review
                                                    1. The Haw Lantern by Seamus Heaney
                                                  11. [+]
                                                    History Turned Upside Down by Christopher Hill, pp. 45-48 - 5 Reviews
                                                    1. Criticism and Compliment by Kevin Sharpe
                                                    2. Feminist Milton by Joseph A. Wittreich
                                                    3. Puritan Legacies by Keith W.F. Stavely
                                                    4. The Origins of the English Novel, 1600-1740 by Michael McKeon
                                                    5. The Cultural Meaning of the Scientific Revolution by Margaret C. Jacob
                                                  12. Getting to Sack the General by James Chace, pp. 49-55
                                                  13. Gore Vidal's 'Lincoln' by Gore Vidal and C. Vann Woodward, pp. 56-57
                                                  14. Islamic Revolution by Tomis Kapitan, Abbas Milani, and Bernard Lewis, pp. 58-59
                                                  15. Letters by Jacek Bochenski, Peter Collier, and David Horowitz, ..., pp. 60-64
                                                  16. Cover illustration by Felix Valloton
                                                3. [+]
                                                  May 12, 1988 Issue = 16 Articles
                                                  1. [+]
                                                    The Woman Who Rode Away by Alison Lurie, pp. 3-4 - 2 Reviews
                                                    1. Trust Me by John Updike
                                                    2. S. by John Updike
                                                  2. [+]
                                                    Not So Grand Strategy by Paul Kennedy, pp. 5-9 - 1 Review
                                                    1. Discriminate Deterrence by Fred C. Ikle and Albert Wohlstetter
                                                  3. [+]
                                                    Portrait of the Scientist as a Young Man by M.F. Perutz, pp. 10-13 - 1 Review
                                                    1. The Statue Within by Francois Jacob
                                                  4. [+]
                                                    'Here was a Caesar!' by Jasper Griffin, pp. 14-18 - 2 Reviews
                                                    1. The Education of Julius Caesar by Arthur D. Kahn
                                                    2. Caesar by Christian Meier
                                                  5. [+]
                                                    Neither Hope nor Glory by Stanley Hoffmann, pp. 19-21 - 1 Review
                                                    1. Au Revoir Les Enfants (1987 Film) by Louis Malle
                                                  6. [+]
                                                    Unfinished Business by C. Vann Woodward, pp. 22-27 - 1 Review
                                                    1. Reconstruction by Eric Foner
                                                  7. The Politics of Paradise by Elaine Pagels, pp. 28-37
                                                  8. [+]
                                                    The Caruso of Jazz by E.J. Hobsbawm, pp. 38-40 - 2 Reviews
                                                    1. Sidney Bechet by John Chilton
                                                    2. Jazz Odyssey by Joe Darensbourg and Peter Vacher
                                                  9. [+]
                                                    Rachel's 'Jewish Sofa' by Gordon Craig, pp. 41-43 - 2 Reviews
                                                    1. Jewish High Society in Old Regime Berlin by Deborah Hertz
                                                    2. Jettchen Gebert by Georg Hermann and Bernhard Kaufhold
                                                  10. [+]
                                                    Big Shots by John Kenneth Galbraith, pp. 44-47 - 4 Reviews
                                                    1. Trump: The Art of the Deal by Donald J. Trump and Tony Schwartz
                                                    2. Boone by T. Boone Pickens, Jr.
                                                    3. Merger Mania by Ivan F. Boesky
                                                    4. Behind the Scenes by Michael K. Deaver and Mickey Herskowitz
                                                  11. [+]
                                                    The Historian as Populist by Michael Kazin, pp. 48-50 - 1 Review
                                                    1. Power and Culture by Herbert G. Gutman and Ira Berlin
                                                  12. Who Are the Sandinistas? by Michael Massing, pp. 51-58
                                                  13. Les Miserables in New York by Murray Kempton, p. 59
                                                  14. 'Restoring American Independence' by Anthony M. Solomon and Felix Rohatyn, p. 60
                                                  15. Letters by Sidney Hook, M.F. Burnyeat, Paul N. Siegel, and Marilyn Vogt-Downey, ..., pp. 61-64
                                                  16. Cover illustration by Erhard Reuwich
                                                4. [+]
                                                  June 2, 1988 Issue = 13 Articles
                                                  1. [+]
                                                    His Brilliant Career by H.R. Trevor-Roper, pp. 3-5 - 1 Review
                                                    1. The Secret Lives of Trebitsch Lincoln by Bernard Wasserstein
                                                  2. Mission to Moscow by Jeri Laber, pp. 6-8
                                                  3. [+]
                                                    America Against Itself by Richard E. Beringer, pp. 9-13 - 1 Review
                                                    1. Battle Cry of Freedom by James M. McPherson
                                                  4. [+]
                                                    Pound's Book of Beasts by Denis Donoghue, pp. 14-16 - 4 Reviews
                                                    1. Pound as Wuz by James Laughlin
                                                    2. The Genealogy of Demons by Robert Casillo
                                                    3. Stone Cottage by James Longenbach
                                                    4. Ezra Pound: The Solitary Volcano by John Tytell
                                                  5. [+]
                                                    Understanding the Uprising by Avishai Margalit, pp. 17-20 - 1 Review
                                                    1. The Yellow Wind by David Grossman
                                                  6. [+]
                                                    Witness by A. Alvarez, pp. 21-22 - 1 Review
                                                    1. The Collected Poems, 1931-1987 by Czeslaw Milosz
                                                  7. The Revolution of the Deaf by Oliver Sacks, pp. 23-28
                                                  8. [+]
                                                    Four Frenc Revolutions by Norman Hampson, pp. 29-31 - 3 Reviews
                                                    1. Festivals and the French Revolution by Mona Ozouf
                                                    2. Necker and the Revolution of 1789 by Robert D. Harris
                                                    3. The People's Armies by Richard Cobb
                                                  9. The Last Days of Pinochet? by Alfred Stepan, pp. 32-34
                                                  10. [+]
                                                    The Dedicated Despot by Murray Kempton, p. 35 - 1 Review
                                                    1. The Boss by Athan G. Theoharis and John Stuart Cox
                                                  11. [+]
                                                    The World Without INF by Lord Zuckerman, pp. 36-39 - 1 Review
                                                    1. Stemming the Tide by Glenn T. Seaborg and Benjamin S. Loeb
                                                  12. Letters by Irving Howe, Natan Zach, Nissim Calderon, and Greg Lawrence, ..., pp. 40-44
                                                  13. Cover photograph by Lowell Handler
                                                5. [+]
                                                  June 16, 1988 Issue = 15 Articles
                                                  1. [+]
                                                    Big Buddy by Garry Wills, pp. 3-5 - 1 Review
                                                    1. For the Record by Donald T. Regan
                                                  2. The Illusion of Jewish Unity by Arthur Hertzberg, pp. 6-11
                                                  3. Signalled by Brad Leithauser, p. 12
                                                  4. [+]
                                                    The Secret House of Death by David Cannadine, pp. 13-16 - 1 Review
                                                    1. Suicide in Victorian and Edwardian England by Olive Anderson
                                                  5. [+]
                                                    The Ultimate Turtle by Martin Gardner, pp. 17-19 - 1 Review
                                                    1. A Brief History of Time by Stephen Hawking
                                                  6. [+]
                                                    Pulling No Punches by Robert Craft, pp. 20-22 - 1 Review
                                                    1. The Selected Letters of Virgil Thomson by Tim Page, Vanessa Weeks Page, and Virgil Thomson, ...
                                                  7. The Writer Lectures by John Updike, pp. 23-26
                                                  8. [+]
                                                    Negrophobia by Edmund S. Morgan, pp. 27-29 - 3 Reviews
                                                    1. The World They Made Together by Mechal Sobel
                                                    2. Forging Freedom by Gary B. Nash
                                                    3. Roots of Violence in Black Philadelphia, 1860-1900 by Roger Lane
                                                  9. Irving Berlin Without Tears by Josh Rubins, pp. 30-33
                                                  10. [+]
                                                    That Ephemeral Thing by Harry Mathews, pp. 34-37 - 1 Review
                                                    1. Life: A User's Manual by Georges Perec
                                                  11. [+]
                                                    Heidegger and the Nazis by Thomas Sheehan, pp. 38-47 - 1 Review
                                                    1. Heidegger and Nazism by Victor Farias
                                                  12. Great Tew by Hugh Trevor-Roper, Richard Ollard, and Robert M. Adams, ..., pp. 48-49
                                                  13. 'The Mystery of Max Eitingon' by Stephen Schwartz, Vitaly Rapoport, and Theodore Draper, ..., pp. 50-54
                                                  14. Letters by Sallie Bingham, Nicholas Lemann, and Rudolf Peierls, ..., pp. 55-60
                                                  15. Cover Drawing by David Levine
                                                6. [+]
                                                  June 30, 1988 Issue = 16 Articles
                                                  1. [+]
                                                    Portrait of the Artist by Sue M. Halpern, pp. 3-4 - 1 Review
                                                    1. Under the Eye of the Clock by Christopher Nolan
                                                  2. [+]
                                                    The Best Years of Their Lives by Nicholas Lemann, pp. 5-7 - 3 Reviews
                                                    1. Speaking Out by Larry Speakes and Robert Pack
                                                    2. On the Outside Looking in by Michael Reagan and Joe Hyams
                                                    3. Revolution by Martin Anderson
                                                  3. [+]
                                                    Yes by Robert M. Adams, p. 8 - 1 Review
                                                    1. Nora: The Real Life of Molly Bloom by Brenda Maddox
                                                  4. [+]
                                                    Politics of a Plague by Gordon A. Craig, pp. 9-12 - 1 Review
                                                    1. Death in Hamburg by Richard J. Evans
                                                  5. [+]
                                                    Wilfred of Arabia by Ian Buruma, pp. 13-15 - 2 Reviews
                                                    1. The Life of My Choice by Wilfred Thesiger
                                                    2. Visions of a Nomad by Wilfred Thesiger
                                                  6. In Cuban Prisons by Aryeh Neier, pp. 16-22
                                                  7. [+]
                                                    Screen Gems by James Harvey, pp. 23-26 - 4 Reviews
                                                    1. Myrna Loy: Being and Becoming by James Kotsilibas-Davis and Myrna Loy
                                                    2. Pin-Up by Spero Pastos
                                                    3. Cary Grant by Warren G. Harris
                                                    4. The Making of 'The African Queen' by Katharine Hepburn
                                                  8. [+]
                                                    The Triumph of Sin by W.H.C. Frend, pp. 27-29 - 1 Review
                                                    1. Adam, Eve, and the Serpent by Elaine Pagels
                                                  9. [+]
                                                    Alien by D.A.N. Jones, pp. 30-31 - 1 Review
                                                    1. The Fifth Child by Doris Lessing
                                                  10. The Scandal of 'Ulysses' by John Kidd, pp. 32-39
                                                  11. Jamming the Jazz Section by Josef Skvorecky, pp. 40-42
                                                  12. [+]
                                                    Seeing Stars by Martin Gardner, pp. 43-45 - 4 Reviews
                                                    1. Where's the Rest of Me? by Ronald Reagan and Richard G. Hubler
                                                    2. Astrology for Adults by Joan Quigley
                                                    3. Astrology for Teens by Angel Star
                                                    4. Astrology for Parents of Children and Teenagers by Joan Quigley
                                                  13. The Real Reagan Economy by Emma Rothschild, pp. 46-52
                                                  14. At the Summit by Murray Kempton, p. 53
                                                  15. Letter by Alison Lurie, pp. 54-56
                                                  16. Cover Drawing by David Levine
                                              3. [+]
                                                Issues of Jul.-Sep. 1988 = 3 Issues, 54 Articles
                                                1. [+]
                                                  July 21, 1988 Issue = 13 Articles
                                                  1. The Prophet of Broadway by Jonathan Lieberson, pp. 3-6
                                                  2. [+]
                                                    Reagan's Victims by Christopher Lasch, pp. 7-8 - 1 Review
                                                    1. The New Politics of Old Values by John Kenneth White
                                                  3. [+]
                                                    Odd Man Out by Peter Jenkins, pp. 9-11 - 1 Review
                                                    1. The Stalker Affair by John Stalker
                                                  4. [+]
                                                    Free Spirits by Geoffrey O'Brien, pp. 12-13 - 1 Review
                                                    1. Romantic Comedy in Hollywood, from Lubitsch to Sturges by James Harvey
                                                  5. [+]
                                                    In Love with Hitler by John Lukacs, pp. 14-16 - 1 Review
                                                    1. The Goebbels Diaries, 1942-1943 by Louis P. Lochner and Joseph Goebbels
                                                  6. [+]
                                                    Rx from RN by James Fallows, pp. 17-18 - 1 Review
                                                    1. 1999: Victory Without War~~Nineteen Ninety-Nine: Victory Without War by Richard M. Nixon
                                                  7. [+]
                                                    The Triumph of Picasso by John Golding, pp. 19-25 - 1 Review
                                                    1. Picasso: Creator and Destroyer by Arianna Stassinopoulos Huffington
                                                  8. [+]
                                                    A Revolutionary Hero by Raymond Carr, pp. 26-28 - 3 Reviews
                                                    1. Inside the Monster by Jose Marti and Philip Foner
                                                    2. Our America by Jose Marti
                                                    3. On Art and Literature by Jose Marti
                                                  9. In Gorbachev's Russia by Murray Kempton, p. 29
                                                  10. [+]
                                                    Islam and Power Politics by Shaul Bakhash, pp. 30-32 - 5 Reviews
                                                    1. The Neglected Duty by Johannes J.G. Jansen
                                                    2. Muslim Extremism in Egypt by Gilles Kepel
                                                    3. The Islamic Struggle in Syria by Umar F. Abd-Allah
                                                    4. Interpretations of Islam by Emmanuel Sivan
                                                    5. The Political Language of Islam by Bernard Lewis
                                                  11. The Reagan Economic Legacy by Emma Rothschild, pp. 33-41
                                                  12. Letters by Bernard Susser, Anton Shammas, and Czeslaw Milosz, ..., pp. 42-48
                                                  13. Cover Drawing by David Levine
                                                2. [+]
                                                  August 18, 1988 Issue = 20 Articles
                                                  1. [+]
                                                    'New Votuhs' by Garry Wills, pp. 3-5 - 4 Reviews
                                                    1. The Best Congress Money Can Buy by Philip M. Stern
                                                    2. Why Americans Don't Vote by Frances Fox Piven and Richard A. Cloward
                                                    3. Whose Votes Count? by Abigail M. Thernstrom
                                                    4. Character by Gail Sheehy
                                                  2. [+]
                                                    From the Grassy Knoll by Robert Towers, pp. 6-7 - 1 Review
                                                    1. Libra by Don DeLillo
                                                  3. [+]
                                                    The Streak of Streaks by Stephen Jay Gould, pp. 8-12 - 1 Review
                                                    1. Streak: Joe Dimaggio and the Summer of '41 by Michael Seidel
                                                  4. An Open Letter to Elie Weisel by Arthur Hertzberg, pp. 13-14
                                                  5. [+]
                                                    Church Going by Elizabeth Hardwick, pp. 15-20 - 4 Reviews
                                                    1. Jonathan Edwards by Perry Miller
                                                    2. Fathers of Victorians by Ford K. Brown
                                                    3. Free Love and Heavenly Sinners by Robert Shaplen
                                                    4. Redemptorama by Carol Flake
                                                  6. [+]
                                                    The Ideal Woman by Robert M. Adams, pp. 21-24 - 1 Review
                                                    1. Jane Austen: Her Life by Park Honan
                                                  7. [+]
                                                    Oedipus at Berggasse 19 by William J. McGrath, pp. 25-29 - 2 Reviews
                                                    1. Freud: A Life for Our Time by Peter Gay
                                                    2. A Godless Jew by Peter Gay
                                                  8. [+]
                                                    The Promised Land by Gabriele Annan, pp. 30-32 - 3 Reviews
                                                    1. Confessions of a Good Arab by Yoram Kaniuk
                                                    2. Black Box by Amos Oz
                                                    3. Twilight by Elie Wiesel
                                                  9. [+]
                                                    The Honorary Negro by Darryl Pinckney, pp. 33-35 - 4 Reviews
                                                    1. Letters of Carl Van Vechten by Bruce Kellner and Carl Van Vechten
                                                    2. The Tattooed Countess by Carl Van Vechten
                                                    3. Parties by Carl Van Vechten
                                                    4. Infants of the Spring by Wallace Thurman
                                                  10. Resisting Gorbachev by Peter Reddaway, pp. 36-41
                                                  11. [+]
                                                    The Desert Anarchist by Bill McKibben, pp. 42-44 - 6 Reviews
                                                    1. The Best of Edward Abbey by Edward Abbey
                                                    2. One Life at a Time, Please by Edward Abbey
                                                    3. Desert Solitaire by Edward Abbey
                                                    4. The Monkey Wrench Gang by Edward Abbey
                                                    5. Down the River by Edward Abbey
                                                    6. Beyond the Wall by Edward Abbey
                                                  12. [+]
                                                    Hungary by Istvan Deak, pp. 45-49 - 6 Reviews
                                                    1. Hungary and the Soviet Bloc by Charles Gati
                                                    2. Show Trials by George H. Hodos
                                                    3. Selected Speeches and Interviews by Janos Kadar
                                                    4. 1956: Counter-Revolution in Hungary~~Nineteen Fifty-Six: Counter-Revolution in Hungary by Janos Berecz
                                                    5. Cry Hungary! Uprising 1956 by Reg Gadney
                                                    6. The Velvet Prison by Miklos Haraszti
                                                  13. [+]
                                                    The Residue of Genius by Joseph Kerman, p. 50 - 2 Reviews
                                                    1. 1791: Mozart's Last Year~~Seventeen Ninety-One: Mozart's Last Year by H.C. Robbins Landon
                                                    2. Mozart: Studies of the Autograph Scores by Alan Tyson
                                                  14. The Moscow Convention by Murray Kempton, p. 51
                                                  15. The Big Muddle in France by Stanley Hoffmann, pp. 52-56
                                                  16. [+]
                                                    AIDS Without End by Diane Johnson and John F. Murray, M.D., pp. 57-62 - 2 Reviews
                                                    1. Report of the Presidential Commission on the Human Immunodeficiency Virus Epidemic by James D. Watkins
                                                    2. And the Band Played On by Randy Shilts
                                                  17. 'The Scandal of Ulysses' by Hans Walter Gabler, John Updike, and Robert M. Adams, ..., pp. 63-65
                                                  18. Vidal's 'Lincoln' by Harold Holzer, Richard N. Current, and Gore Vidal, ..., pp. 66-68
                                                  19. Letters by Kenneth J. Arrow, Pierre Broue, and Theodore Draper, ..., pp. 69-72
                                                  20. Cover Drawing by David Levine
                                                3. [+]
                                                  September 29, 1988 Issue = 21 Articles
                                                  1. [+]
                                                    Playing to Win by Jasper Griffin, pp. 3-6 - 2 Reviews
                                                    1. The Archaeology of the Olympics by Wendy J. Raschke
                                                    2. Greek Athletics and the Genesis of Sport by David Sansone
                                                  2. [+]
                                                    A Polish Hero by Neal Ascherson, pp. 7-10 - 2 Reviews
                                                    1. The King of Children by Betty Jean Lifton
                                                    2. King Matt the First by Janusz Korczak
                                                  3. [+]
                                                    New York Pastoral by Helen Vendler, pp. 11-12 - 1 Review
                                                    1. Selected Poems by James Schuyler
                                                  4. Notes from Jerusalem by Irving Howe, p. 13
                                                  5. Exeter Revisited by Joseph Brodsky, p. 14
                                                  6. [+]
                                                    The Strange Case of William Bullitt by Ronald Steel, pp. 15-24 - 1 Review
                                                    1. So Close to Greatness by Will Brownell and Richard N. Billings
                                                  7. [+]
                                                    Outrageous Things by David Lodge, pp. 25-26 - 1 Review
                                                    1. The Passion by Jeanette Winterson
                                                  8. [+]
                                                    The Battle Over Post-Modern Buildings by Hugh Honour, pp. 27-33 - 5 Reviews
                                                    1. Committed to Classicism by Cinzia Maria Sicca
                                                    2. Quinlan Terry by Clive Aslet
                                                    3. Classical Architecture by Alexander Tzonis and Liane Lefaivre
                                                    4. The Dilemma of Style by J. Mordaunt Crook
                                                    5. Post-Modernism by Charles Jencks
                                                  9. [+]
                                                    Death and the Dichter by John Bayley, pp. 34-36 - 3 Reviews
                                                    1. Posthumous Papers of a Living Author by Robert Musil
                                                    2. Five Women by Robert Musil
                                                    3. Robert Musil by Lowell A. Bangerter
                                                  10. [+]
                                                    Odd Man In by David Denby, pp. 37-46 - 2 Reviews
                                                    1. Elia Kazan: A Life by Elia Kazan
                                                    2. The Time is Ripe by Clifford Odets
                                                  11. The Morning After by Anton Shammas, pp. 47-52
                                                  12. The Empire in Decay by Timothy Garton Ash, pp. 53-59
                                                  13. [+]
                                                    Call of the Wild by Eleanor Perenyi, pp. 60-62 - 1 Review
                                                    1. My Weeds by Sara B. Stein
                                                  14. [+]
                                                    Gentlemen vs. Players by Noel Annan, pp. 63-69 - 1 Review
                                                    1. The Pride and the Fall by Correlli Barnett
                                                  15. [+]
                                                    Mind-Reading by Israel Rosenfield, pp. 70-73 - 1 Review
                                                    1. The Oxford Companion to the Mind by Richard L. Gregory and O.L. Zangwill
                                                  16. [+]
                                                    A Master's Legacy by Brad Leithauser, pp. 74-76 - 2 Reviews
                                                    1. Mr. Palomar by Italo Calvino
                                                    2. Six Memos for the Next Millennium by Italo Calvino
                                                  17. 'In Cuban Prisons' by Debra Evenson and Aryeh Neier, pp. 77-79
                                                  18. The Continuing Scandal of 'Ulysses' by John O'Hanlon, Hans Walter Gabler, and Thomas F. Staley, ..., pp. 80-82
                                                  19. 'Down from Liberalism' by Thomas Sowell and T.M. Scanlon, p. 83
                                                  20. The Dukakis Truce by Murray Kempton, p. 84
                                                  21. Letter by David Stoll, pp. 84-88
                                              4. [+]
                                                Issues of Oct.-Dec. 1988 = 6 Issues, 109 Articles
                                                1. [+]
                                                  October 13, 1988 Issue = 16 Articles
                                                  1. Central Europe by Timothy Garton Ash, pp. 3-7
                                                  2. [+]
                                                    Jesus in the Mean Streets by Garry Wills, pp. 8-11 - 1 Review
                                                    1. The Last Temptation of Christ (1988 Film) by Martin Scorsese
                                                  3. [+]
                                                    Getting Rough on the Poor by Andrew Hacker, pp. 12-17 - 6 Reviews
                                                    1. Creating the Future by Michael S. Dukakis and Rosabeth Moss Kanter
                                                    2. Poor Support by David T. Ellwood
                                                    3. Challenge to Leadership by Isabel V. Sawhill
                                                    4. Laboratories of Democracy by David Osborne
                                                    5. The New Consensus on Family and Welfare by Michael Novak
                                                    6. Remaking the Welfare State by Michael K. Brown
                                                  4. [+]
                                                    Operamania by Philip Gossett, pp. 18-20 - 1 Review
                                                    1. A Song of Love and Death by Peter Conrad
                                                  5. [+]
                                                    Two Roads to Stockholm by M.F. Perutz, pp. 21-23 - 2 Reviews
                                                    1. Free Radical by Ralph W. Moss
                                                    2. In Praise of Imperfection by Rita Levi-Montalcini
                                                  6. [+]
                                                    Vita Nuova by Thomas R. Edwards, pp. 24-25 - 1 Review
                                                    1. The Facts by Philip Roth
                                                  7. The Campaign's Hidden Issue by Benjamin M. Friedman, pp. 26-38
                                                  8. [+]
                                                    The Genius of San Jeronimo by Michael Wood, pp. 39-43 - 2 Reviews
                                                    1. A Sor Juana Anthology by Alan S. Trueblood and Sor Juana
                                                    2. Sor Juana, or The Traps of Faith by Octavio Paz
                                                  9. An Interview with Viktor Sosnora by Darra Goldstein and Viktor Sosnora, pp. 44-46
                                                  10. Three Poems by Viktor Sosnora, p. 47
                                                  11. [+]
                                                    Portrait of the Artist by William Gass, pp. 48-52 - 1 Review
                                                    1. Painting as an Art by Richard Wollheim
                                                  12. [+]
                                                    The Triumph of Will by E.A.J. Honigmann, pp. 53-55 - 1 Review
                                                    1. Young Shakespeare by Russell Fraser
                                                  13. The Turning Point? by Arthur Hertzberg, pp. 56-59
                                                  14. 'In Cuban Prisons' by Debra Evenson, Aryeh Neier, and Jeri Laber, p. 60
                                                  15. Letters by Yoram Kaniuk, Emil Habibi, Hugh Thomas, and David Baldwin, ..., pp. 61-64
                                                  16. Cover Drawing by David Levine
                                                2. [+]
                                                  October 27, 1988 Issue = 18 Articles
                                                  1. [+]
                                                    The Buried Past by George F. Kennan, pp. 3-7 - 1 Review
                                                    1. Memoirs by Andrei Gromyko
                                                  2. [+]
                                                    Inventor of Modern Opera by Charles Rosen, pp. 8-13 - 1 Review
                                                    1. Oeuvres by Caron de Beaumarchais
                                                  3. November Ode by James Merrill, pp. 14-15
                                                  4. [+]
                                                    The Pearl Fisher by John Osborne, pp. 16-18 - 1 Review
                                                    1. The Magic Lantern by Ingmar Bergman
                                                  5. Insider Baseball by Joan Didion, pp. 19-31
                                                  6. [+]
                                                    Mighty Manchester by Stephen Jay Gould, pp. 32-34 - 1 Review
                                                    1. Infinite in All Directions by Freeman J. Dyson
                                                  7. [+]
                                                    The Exile by Wilfrid Sheed, pp. 35-43 - 1 Review
                                                    1. In Search of J. D. Salinger by Ian Hamilton
                                                  8. [+]
                                                    Rich Kids by James Fallows, pp. 44-46 - 1 Review
                                                    1. Old Money by Nelson W. Aldrich, Jr.
                                                  9. Reform or Revolution? by Timothy Garton Ash, pp. 47-56
                                                  10. [+]
                                                    The New England by Ronald Dworkin, pp. 57-60 - 1 Review
                                                    1. Mrs. Thatcher's Revolution by Peter Jenkins
                                                  11. The Lost Moments of History by H.R. Trevor-Roper, pp. 61-67
                                                  12. [+]
                                                    Whose American Renaissance? by Frederick Crews, pp. 68-81 - 8 Reviews
                                                    1. American Renaissance by F.O. Matthiessen
                                                    2. The American Renaissance Reconsidered by Walter Benn Michaels and Donald E. Pease
                                                    3. The Unusable Past by Russell J. Reising
                                                    4. Ideology and Classic American Literature by Sacvan Bercovitch and Myra Jehlen
                                                    5. Visionary Compacts by Donald E. Pease
                                                    6. Sensational Designs by Jane Tompkins
                                                    7. Beneath the American Renaissance by David S. Reynolds
                                                    8. Hard Facts by Philip Fisher
                                                  13. Every Eckermann His Own Man by Gore Vidal, pp. 82-83
                                                  14. [+]
                                                    A Star Is Born by Robert Darnton, pp. 84-88 - 1 Review
                                                    1. Jean-Jacques Rousseau: Transparency and Obstruction by Jean Starobinski
                                                  15. AIDS and Its Metaphors by Susan Sontag, pp. 89-99
                                                  16. The Sad Degas by Murray Kempton, pp. 100-101
                                                  17. Letters by Hugh Kenner, A. Walton Litz, Joseph Kerman, and Richard Stone, ..., pp. 102-104
                                                  18. Cover Drawing by Edward Gorey
                                                3. [+]
                                                  November 10, 1988 Issue = 14 Articles
                                                  1. [+]
                                                    The Beast in the Jungle by Robert M. Adams, pp. 3-9 - 2 Reviews
                                                    1. Eliot's New Life by Lyndall Gordon
                                                    2. The Letters of T.S. Eliot: Vol. I, 1898-1922 by Valerie Eliot, Hugh Haughton, and T.S. Eliot
                                                  2. [+]
                                                    The Kennedys in the King Years by Garry Wills, pp. 10-16 - 3 Reviews
                                                    1. Remembering America by Richard N. Goodwin
                                                    2. Robert Kennedy In His Own Words by Edwin O. Guthman and Jeffrey Shulman
                                                    3. Parting the Waters by Taylor Branch
                                                  3. [+]
                                                    The Flying Dutchman by Shaul Bakhash, pp. 17-19 - 1 Review
                                                    1. The Shah's Last Ride by William Shawcross
                                                  4. Getting Dressed in the Dark by Vickie Karp, p. 20
                                                  5. [+]
                                                    Members Only by Hugh Lloyd-Jones, pp. 21-23 - 1 Review
                                                    1. Priapea by William Henry Parker
                                                  6. Bombing in Bayreuth by Jonathan Lieberson, pp. 24-30
                                                  7. [+]
                                                    Roots of Revolution by John K. Fairbank, pp. 31-33 - 2 Reviews
                                                    1. Ancestors: 900 Years in the Life of a Chinese Family by Frank Ching
                                                    2. Half of Man is Woman by Zhang Xianliang
                                                  8. Glasnost Theater by David Joravsky, pp. 34-39
                                                  9. [+]
                                                    Roughing It by Robert Towers, pp. 40-41 - 2 Reviews
                                                    1. Tracks by Louise Erdrich
                                                    2. Breathing Lessons by Anne Tyler
                                                  10. [+]
                                                    Survivor of a Lost World by Carl E. Schorske, pp. 42-43 - 1 Review
                                                    1. A European Past: Memoirs, 1905-1945 by Felix Gilbert
                                                  11. The Olympics at Seoul by Ian Buruma, pp. 44-49
                                                  12. An Exchange on Perestroika by Silviu Brucan and Peter Reddaway, p. 50
                                                  13. Letters by Jeri Laber, Edward Abbey, Bill McKibben, and Dr. Nicholas Palmer, ..., pp. 51-56
                                                  14. Cover Drawing by Edward Gorey
                                                4. [+]
                                                  November 24, 1988 Issue = 16 Articles
                                                  1. [+]
                                                    Keeping Up with the Shaws by Conor Cruise O'Brien, pp. 3-6 - 1 Review
                                                    1. Bernard Shaw, Vol. I by Michael Holroyd
                                                  2. [+]
                                                    The Other Russian Army by Gordon A. Craig, pp. 7-11 - 3 Reviews
                                                    1. Die Geschichte Der Wlassow-Armee by Joachim Hoffmann
                                                    2. General Wlassow by Sergej Frohlich
                                                    3. Vlasov and the Russian Liberation Movement by Catherine Andreyev
                                                  3. [+]
                                                    From Stupidity to Cupidity by John Kenneth Galbraith, pp. 12-15 - 1 Review
                                                    1. The Predators' Ball by Connie Bruck
                                                  4. [+]
                                                    Freud's Cordelia by Michael Ignatieff, pp. 16-19 - 2 Reviews
                                                    1. Anna Freud by Elisabeth Young-Bruehl
                                                    2. My Three Mothers and Other Passions by Sophie Freud
                                                  5. The Kitsch of Israel by Avishai Margalit, pp. 20-23
                                                  6. [+]
                                                    Not So Grimm by Janet Adam Smith, pp. 24-25 - 1 Review
                                                    1. Dear Mili: An Old Tale by Wilhelm Grimm
                                                  7. [+]
                                                    Heart of Darkness by Murray Kempton, pp. 26-29 - 1 Review
                                                    1. A Bright Shining Lie by Neil Sheehan
                                                  8. [+]
                                                    Mr. Know-all by John Bayley, pp. 30-32 - 1 Review
                                                    1. Tolstoy by A.N. Wilson
                                                  9. [+]
                                                    The Frog Prince by Alison Lurie, pp. 33-34 - 4 Reviews
                                                    1. Lake Wobegon Days by Garrison Keillor
                                                    2. Leaving Home by Garrison Keillor
                                                    3. Happy to Be Here by Garrison Keillor
                                                    4. A Prairie Home Companion Folk Song Book by Marcia Pankake and Jon Pankake
                                                  10. [+]
                                                    Magic Industry by Derek Walcott, pp. 35-39 - 1 Review
                                                    1. To Urania by Joseph Brodsky
                                                  11. Poussin in Texas by Richard Wollheim, pp. 40-42
                                                  12. [+]
                                                    Just Say Yes by Keith Thomas, pp. 43-45 - 1 Review
                                                    1. Inventing the People by Edmund S. Morgan
                                                  13. 'Hungary's New Twist' by Geza Jeszenszky, Maria M. Kovacs, and Istvan Deak, ..., pp. 46-48
                                                  14. 'The Morning After' by Jerome M. Segal, Alvin Z. Rubinstein, and George Jochnowitz, ..., pp. 49-50
                                                  15. Letters by Susan Sontag, Lou Ferleger, Michael Kazin, and Sidney Hook, ..., pp. 51-56
                                                  16. Cover Illustration by George Grosz
                                                5. [+]
                                                  December 8, 1988 Issue = 19 Articles
                                                  1. [+]
                                                    Slaves and Mistresses by C. Vann Woodward, pp. 3-6 - 1 Review
                                                    1. Within the Plantation Household by Elizabeth Fox-Genovese
                                                  2. [+]
                                                    Is the World Getting Hotter? by Bill McKibben, pp. 7-11 - 4 Reviews
                                                    1. The Potential Effects of Global Climate Change on the United States by Joel B. Smith and Dennis A. Tirpak
                                                    2. State of the World 1988 by Lester R. Brown
                                                    3. A Matter of Degrees by Irving M. Mintzer
                                                    4. The End by Larry Ephron
                                                  3. [+]
                                                    The Last Laugh by Ian Buruma, pp. 12-16 - 1 Review
                                                    1. Thy Hand, Great Anarch! by Nirad C. Chaudhuri
                                                  4. Not-so Free Speech in Britain by Peter Jenkins, pp. 17-23
                                                  5. Happy Birthday, Elliott Carter by Charles Rosen, pp. 24-25
                                                  6. [+]
                                                    Prophet of Lubyanka by J.M. Cameron, pp. 26-28 - 1 Review
                                                    1. My Century by Aleksander Wat and Richard Lourie
                                                  7. Proust in Lubyanka by Aleksander Wat, p. 29
                                                  8. [+]
                                                    Play It Again, Sam by Denis Donoghue, pp. 30-34 - 1 Review
                                                    1. Waiting for Godot by Samuel Beckett
                                                  9. [+]
                                                    Lost Worlds by Peter Partner, pp. 35-39 - 3 Reviews
                                                    1. Placeways by E.V. Walter
                                                    2. The Architecture of Exile by Stanley Tigerman
                                                    3. The Idea of a Town by Joseph Rykwert
                                                  10. On Alexander Podrabinek by Peter Reddaway, p. 40
                                                  11. Soviet Psychiatry by Alexander Podrabinek, pp. 40-42
                                                  12. [+]
                                                    Confessions of a Polymorph by John Weightman, pp. 43-44 - 1 Review
                                                    1. The Wind Spirit by Michel Tournier
                                                  13. [+]
                                                    The Lovable Analyst by Phyllis Grosskurth, pp. 45-47 - 1 Review
                                                    1. The Clinical Diary of Sandor Ferenczi by Judith Dupont and Sandor Ferenczi
                                                  14. [+]
                                                    Thanks for the Memory by Francis Haskell, pp. 48-50 - 2 Reviews
                                                    1. Realms of Memory by Pierre Nora
                                                    2. Painting Politics for Louis-Philippe by Michael Marrinan
                                                  15. [+]
                                                    Waiting for God in Inglenook by Julian Moynahan, pp. 51-52 - 1 Review
                                                    1. Wheat That Springeth Green by J.F. Powers
                                                  16. [+]
                                                    The New 'Ulysses' by Charles Rossman, pp. 53-58 - 1 Review
                                                    1. Ulysses: A Critical and Synoptic Edition by James Joyce, Hans Walter Gabler, and Wolfhard Steppe, ...
                                                  17. The Morning After by Murray Kempton, p. 59
                                                  18. Letters by Carlos Ripoll, Raymond Carr, and Joseph M. Colacino, Ph.D., ..., pp. 60-64
                                                  19. Cover Illustration by Grandville
                                                6. [+]
                                                  December 22, 1988 Issue = 26 Articles
                                                  1. [+]
                                                    Roughing It by Gabriele Annan, pp. 3-5 - 3 Reviews
                                                    1. High Albania by Edith Durham
                                                    2. The Passionate Nomad by Isabelle Eberhardt
                                                    3. My Journey to Lhasa by Alexandra David-Neel
                                                  2. Another Betrayal by Psychiatry? by I.F. Stone, pp. 6-7
                                                  3. Rednecks by V.S. Naipaul, pp. 8-11
                                                  4. Movie by Patricia Storace, pp. 12-13
                                                  5. The Election and the Future: A Symposium by C. Vann Woodward, p. 14
                                                  6. A Spooky Win by Garry Wills, pp. 14-15
                                                  7. The Inept Campaign by Kevin Phillips, pp. 16-17
                                                  8. In an Economic Fix by Benjamin M. Friedman, pp. 18-19
                                                  9. Bush Abroad by Stanley Hoffmann, p. 20
                                                  10. Lessons for Liberals by Christopher Jencks, p. 21
                                                  11. 'Shooters, Inc.' by Joan Didion, p. 22
                                                  12. The Pragmatist by Conor Cruise O'Brien, p. 23
                                                  13. Race in Politics by Thomas Byrne Edsall, pp. 23-24
                                                  14. [+]
                                                    An Artist's Artist by Henry Gifford, pp. 25-27 - 1 Review
                                                    1. Chekhov: A Spirit Set Free by V.S. Pritchett
                                                  15. A Talk on Gorbachev by Andrei Sakharov, pp. 28-29
                                                  16. [+]
                                                    Beatlephobia by Luc Sante, pp. 30-35 - 7 Reviews
                                                    1. The Lives of John Lennon by Albert Goldman
                                                    2. John Lennon, My Brother by Julia Baird and Geoffrey Giuliano
                                                    3. Imagine: John Lennon by Andrew Solt and Sam Egan
                                                    4. Imagine (1988 Film) by Andrew Solt
                                                    5. Yesterday by Chet Flippo
                                                    6. The Lennon Companion by David Gutman and Elizabeth Thomson
                                                    7. Tell Me Why by Tim Riley
                                                  17. The Prague Advertisement by Timothy Garton Ash, pp. 36-39
                                                  18. Looking Back on Locos by Mary McCarthy, pp. 40-41
                                                  19. [+]
                                                    The Eyewitness Style by Charles Hope, pp. 42-44 - 1 Review
                                                    1. Venetian Narrative Painting in the Age of Carpaccio by Patricia Fortini Brown
                                                  20. [+]
                                                    The Poet in Limbo by Denis Donoghue, pp. 45-48 - 1 Review
                                                    1. Conrad Aiken by Edward Butscher
                                                  21. [+]
                                                    City Lights by James Joll, pp. 49-53 - 2 Reviews
                                                    1. Threshold of a New World by Lloyd S. Kramer
                                                    2. Restoration and Reaction, 1815-1848 by Andre Jardin and Andre-Jean Tudesq
                                                  22. [+]
                                                    Art of Cruelty by Ian Buruma, pp. 54-55 - 2 Reviews
                                                    1. Hell Screen, Cogwheels, a Fool's Life by Ryunosuke Akutagawa
                                                    2. Childhood Years by Junichiro Tanizaki
                                                  23. [+]
                                                    In the Dawn's Early Light by Ira Gruber, pp. 56-57 - 1 Review
                                                    1. The First Salute by Barbara W. Tuchman
                                                  24. [+]
                                                    The Defoe File by Robert M. Adams, pp. 58-60 - 1 Review
                                                    1. The Canonisation of Daniel Defoe by P.N. Furbank and W.R. Owens
                                                  25. The War on Cocaine by Michael Massing, pp. 61-66
                                                  26. Letters by Gabriel Moked, Anton Shammas, and Gilbert M. Johnson, ..., pp. 67-72
                                            2. [+]
                                              Issues of 1989 = 20 Issues, 333 Articles
                                            3. [+]
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