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                                                                                                                                          Winter 1997 Issue = 26 Articles
                                                                                                                                          1. What's in It for the Talent? by "Aristides", pp. 7-14
                                                                                                                                          2. The Kevorkian Epidemic by Paul R. McHugh, pp. 15-27
                                                                                                                                          3. December Days by Michael Blumenthal, p. 28
                                                                                                                                          4. Requiem for Judith Resnick by Davi Walders, pp. 29-30
                                                                                                                                          5. The Merely Very Good by Jeremy Bernstein, pp. 31-39
                                                                                                                                          6. Liberty Print by A.V. Christie, pp. 40-42
                                                                                                                                          7. The River and the Road by Clara Claiborne Park, pp. 43-62
                                                                                                                                          8. Haggin by William Youngren, pp. 63-93
                                                                                                                                          9. Last Love by Michael Miller, p. 94
                                                                                                                                          10. Who Was Leo Strauss? by Gregory Bruce Smith, pp. 95-104
                                                                                                                                          11. When Did Modern Science Begin? by Edward Grant, pp. 105-112
                                                                                                                                          12. I've Cultivated a Nostalgia by Scott Coffel, p. 113
                                                                                                                                          13. Remembering Odessa by Judith Harris, pp. 114-115
                                                                                                                                          14. The Jilted Clairvoyant by Neal Bowers, p. 116
                                                                                                                                          15. The Road to Timbuktu? by William Zinsser, pp. 117-119
                                                                                                                                          16. Rondeau: Old Woman with Cat by Marilyn Taylor, p. 120
                                                                                                                                          17. Parents vs. State by William Petersen, pp. 121-127
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                                                                                                                                            Voyage to Greeneland by Ann M. Begley, pp. 128-134 - 5 Reviews
                                                                                                                                            1. The Life of Graham Greene, Vol. I: 1904-1939 by Norman Sherry
                                                                                                                                            2. The Life of Graham Greene: Vol. II, 1939-1955 by Norman Sherry
                                                                                                                                            3. Graham Greene: The Enemy Within by Michael Shelden
                                                                                                                                            4. Graham Greene: Three Lives by Anthony Mockler
                                                                                                                                            5. Graham Greene by Leopoldo Duran
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                                                                                                                                            Old Acquaintances by Morris Freedman, p. 135 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                            1. Late Bloomers by Brendan Gill
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                                                                                                                                            Liberal Persuasions by Charles L. Griswold, Jr., pp. 136-139 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                            1. The Lincoln Persuasion by J. David Greenstone
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                                                                                                                                            Certain Uncomfortable Facts by Evelyn Toynton, pp. 140-144 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                            1. T. S. Eliot, Anti-Semitism, and Literary Form by Anthony Julius
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                                                                                                                                            The Aesthetics of Myopia by Robin Bates, pp. 145-147 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                            1. Mists of Regret by Dudley Andrew
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                                                                                                                                            The Bad Old Days by Robert B. Heilman, pp. 148-151 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                            1. We Scholars by David Damrosch
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                                                                                                                                            A Thousand and Two Nights by Jonathan Elukin, pp. 152-153 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                            1. The Saragossa Manuscript by Jan Potocki and Roger Caillois
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                                                                                                                                            Ante-Room to Hell by Ruth Gay, pp. 154-157 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                            1. The Renaissance of Jewish Culture in Weimar Germany by Michael Brenner
                                                                                                                                          26. The Reader Replies, pp. 158-162
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                                                                                                                                          Spring 1997 Issue = 29 Articles
                                                                                                                                          1. Will You Still Feed Me? by "Aristides", pp. 167-174
                                                                                                                                          2. Heaven's Net by Jeremy Bernstein, pp. 175-195
                                                                                                                                          3. Old Herr Schmidt by Arthur Purdy, p. 196
                                                                                                                                          4. Revolution in the Library by Gertrude Himmelfarb, pp. 197-204
                                                                                                                                          5. Karl Popper by John Watkins, pp. 205-219
                                                                                                                                          6. Outsider by Edgar Koerner, pp. 220-221
                                                                                                                                          7. Everything's Important, Everything's Brief by Samuel Hazo, pp. 222-223
                                                                                                                                          8. Duck/Rabbit by Billy Collins, p. 224
                                                                                                                                          9. Altar Boy by Brian Doyle, pp. 225-235
                                                                                                                                          10. The Basket Maker by Shulamith Wechter Caine, p. 236
                                                                                                                                          11. Bogie in Africa by Jeffrey Meyers, pp. 237-249
                                                                                                                                          12. Hold It! by Byron Dobell, p. 250
                                                                                                                                          13. Art Out of Rubble by Julie Lasky, pp. 251-258
                                                                                                                                          14. The Poetry of Violence by John P. Sisk, pp. 259-261
                                                                                                                                          15. The Glass Sunflower by Mariam Dubovik, p. 262
                                                                                                                                          16. So Long, Maestro by G.D. Lillibridge, pp. 263-269
                                                                                                                                          17. My Country, My Family by Ann Struthers, p. 270
                                                                                                                                          18. Foreign Policy and War Powers by Leonard W. Levy, pp. 271-275
                                                                                                                                          19. The Defoe That Never Was by P.N. Furbank and W.R. Owens, pp. 276-284
                                                                                                                                          20. The Curator of Dreams by Michael S. Glaser, p. 285
                                                                                                                                          21. The Writing Life by Arthur Krystal, pp. 286-289
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                                                                                                                                            Moderation in Defense of Extremism by Alan Rutenberg, pp. 290-293 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                            1. Great Books by David Denby
                                                                                                                                          23. [+]
                                                                                                                                            Docudrama by Joseph D. Becker, pp. 294-297 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                            1. The Day the Presses Stopped by David Rudenstine
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                                                                                                                                            Granted by Peter Frumkin, pp. 298-300 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                            1. Narcissism and Philanthropy by Gerald Freund
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                                                                                                                                            The Big Band Sound by Peter Schwendener, pp. 301-302 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                            1. Beethoven Hero by Scott Burnham
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                                                                                                                                            The Half-full Glass by Jerome Braun, pp. 303-306 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                            1. Conditions of Liberty by Ernest Gellner
                                                                                                                                            2. Critique of Modernity by Alain Touraine
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                                                                                                                                            Keeper of the Flame by Joseph Horowitz, pp. 307-309 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                            1. Otto Klemperer, His Life and Times: Vol. I, 1885-1933 by Peter Heyworth
                                                                                                                                            2. Otto Klemperer, His Life and Times: Vol. II, 1933-1973 by Peter Heyworth
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                                                                                                                                            Tender of the Flame by Christopher Flannery, pp. 310-314 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                            1. The Sacred Fire of Liberty by Lance Banning
                                                                                                                                          29. The Reader Replies, pp. 315-322
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                                                                                                                                          Summer 1997 Issue = 23 Articles
                                                                                                                                          1. Anglophilia, American Style by "Aristides", pp. 327-334
                                                                                                                                          2. There's Rosemary for Remembrance by John Keegan, pp. 335-348
                                                                                                                                          3. The Aging of Democracies by C. Vann Woodward, pp. 349-358
                                                                                                                                          4. Out of Nowhere by Rebecca Lee Yates, pp. 359-360
                                                                                                                                          5. Being Jewish by Oscar Handlin, pp. 361-376
                                                                                                                                          6. Tentative Prolegomena on the Two Ways by William Aiken, pp. 377-378
                                                                                                                                          7. Something to Sing About by Philip Furia, pp. 379-394
                                                                                                                                          8. Talcott Parsons, My Teacher by Renee C. Fox, pp. 395-410
                                                                                                                                          9. Letter from Tibet by Jeremy Bernstein, pp. 411-415
                                                                                                                                          10. The Novelist and Mr. Travis by John Dickson, pp. 416-418
                                                                                                                                          11. Schubert at 200 by Joseph Horowitz, pp. 419-422
                                                                                                                                          12. On the Road Without a Pulitzer by Thomas Swick, pp. 423-429
                                                                                                                                          13. Paradelle for Susan by Billy Collins, p. 430
                                                                                                                                          14. The Berg by Dana Gioia, pp. 431-436
                                                                                                                                          15. Fear and Hatred by John Lukacs, pp. 437-441
                                                                                                                                          16. Alan Paton's Tragic Liberalism by Carol Iannone, pp. 442-450
                                                                                                                                          17. First Words by Joan I. Siegel, p. 451
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                                                                                                                                            James Joyce's Comic Messiah by Robert Alter, pp. 452-460 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                            1. Ulysses by James Joyce
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                                                                                                                                            Il a accuse! by Catherine LeGouis, pp. 461-463 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                            1. The Dreyfus Affair by Emile Zola and Alain Pages
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                                                                                                                                            Private Lessons by David V. Hicks, pp. 464-466 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                            1. Lessons from Privilege by Arthur G. Powell
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                                                                                                                                            That's Entertainment by Henry Bauer, pp. 467-469 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                            1. Generation X Goes to College by Peter Sacks
                                                                                                                                          22. [+]
                                                                                                                                            Current Culture and the Court by Joseph D. Becker, pp. 470-475 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                            1. United States Reports, Volume 517
                                                                                                                                          23. The Reader Replies, pp. 476-482
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                                                                                                                                          Autumn 1997 Issue = 30 Articles
                                                                                                                                          1. Grow Up, Why Dontcha? by "Aristides", pp. 487-494
                                                                                                                                          2. Depression: Darker than Darkness by Joel P. Smith, pp. 495-499
                                                                                                                                          3. David's Buddha by Martin Ryan, p. 500
                                                                                                                                          4. Rolls-Royce by Peter Botticelli, pp. 501-512
                                                                                                                                          5. Contemplating the Sublime by Edward Rothstein, pp. 513-528
                                                                                                                                          6. Swan Lake by Elisavietta Ritchie, pp. 529-530
                                                                                                                                          7. Leaving Vilnius by Lyn Lifshin, pp. 531-532
                                                                                                                                          8. Father's Tales by John Forester, pp. 533-544
                                                                                                                                          9. Autumn Crossing by Robert L. Brimm, p. 545
                                                                                                                                          10. The Belled Buzzard of Roxbury Mills by Daniel Mark Epstein, p. 546
                                                                                                                                          11. Philosophy into Fiction by Theodore Ziolkowski, pp. 547-561
                                                                                                                                          12. The Way of It by E.B. de Vito, p. 562
                                                                                                                                          13. The Nuremberg Trial by Michael R. Marrus, pp. 563-570
                                                                                                                                          14. Peter Arno Meets Somerset Maugham by Jacob Stein, pp. 571-575
                                                                                                                                          15. October by Sharon Hashimoto, pp. 576-577
                                                                                                                                          16. Roundabout by Michael Spence, p. 578
                                                                                                                                          17. Donald Davie: 1922-1995 by Alan Jacobs, pp. 579-584
                                                                                                                                          18. By O'Hara Besotted by Morris Freedman, pp. 585-590
                                                                                                                                          19. Queen Victoria's Diamond Jubilee by Walter L. Arnstein, pp. 591-597
                                                                                                                                          20. Leon Edel by Lyall H. Powers, pp. 598-606
                                                                                                                                          21. How to Tell by Thomas Carper, p. 607
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                                                                                                                                            A Victorian Professional Man by Sonya Rudikoff, pp. 608-613 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                            1. The Selected Letters of Leslie Stephen by John W. Bicknell and Leslie Stephen
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                                                                                                                                            Bookish by Jonathan Elukin, pp. 614-615 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                            1. A History of Reading by Alberto Manguel
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                                                                                                                                            Enigmatic Boxer by Peter Dailey, pp. 616-618 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                                                                            1. Joseph Cornell: Theater of the Mind by Mary Ann Caws and Joseph Cornell
                                                                                                                                            2. Utopia Parkway by Deborah Solomon
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                                                                                                                                            The New Rigidity by Seth Forman, pp. 619-623 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                            1. The Opening of the American Mind by Lawrence W. Levine
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                                                                                                                                            The New Europe by Vejas Gabriel Liulevicius, pp. 624-626 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                            1. Europe: A History by Norman Davies
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                                                                                                                                            To Know, or Not to Know by Randall Curb, pp. 627-628 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                            1. Forbidden Knowledge by Roger Shattuck
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                                                                                                                                            Gracelessness Under Pressure by Gerald Howard, pp. 629-632 - 1 Review
                                                                                                                                            1. The Only Thing that Counts by Matthew J. Bruccoli
                                                                                                                                          29. The Reader Replies, pp. 633-636
                                                                                                                                          30. Index, pp. 637-642
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