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  1. [+]
    Issues of the 1970s = 9 Years, 77 Issues, 1,558 Articles
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      Issues of 1970 = 3 Issues, 46 Articles
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        Issues of 1971 = 7 Issues, 134 Articles
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          Issues of 1972 = 9 Issues, 155 Articles
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            January 1972 Issue = 16 Articles
            1. The Continuing Crisis, p. 2
            2. Editorial by R. Emmett Tyrrell, Jr., p. 3
            3. Letter from a Whig by George F. Will, p. 4
            4. Who Shot Down The Game Plan by Yale Brozen, pp. 5-7
            5. Guilt: Is It Hereditary?, pp. 8-9
            6. The Nation's Pulse by Marshall Jay, p. 10
            7. Another Modest Proposal by Johnathan Quick, p. 11
            8. What Makes Scoop Jackson Run by P.S. Burton, pp. 12-13
            9. Natural Foods vs. the Synthetic A Priori by Gary North, pp. 14-15
            10. [+]
              Review Agnew: The Unexamined Man, by Robert Marsh by W. Wesley McDonald, p. 16 - 1 Review
              1. Agnew: The Unexamined Man by Robert Marsh
            11. [+]
              Review Memoirs of a Superfluous Man, by Albert Jay Nock by Wick Allison, pp. 16-17 - 1 Review
              1. Memoirs of a Superfluous Man by Albert Jay Nock
            12. [+]
              Review The Politics of Disorder, by Theodore J. Lowi by George Will, p. 18 - 1 Review
              1. The Politics of Disorder by Theodore J. Lowi
            13. [+]
              Review The Hidden Life of Emily Dickinson, by John Ev... by James Bennett, p. 19 - 1 Review
              1. The Hidden Life of Emily Dickinson by John Evangelist Walsh
            14. Correspondence, p. 20
            15. The Bookblack Stand, p. 21
            16. Brayings from the Barnyard by Assorted Jackasses, pp. 22-24
          2. [+]
            February 1972 Issue = 17 Articles
            1. The Continuing Crisis, p. 2
            2. Editorial I by R. Emmett Tyrrell, Jr., p. 3
            3. The Nation's Pulse by R. Emmett Tyrrell, Jr., p. 4
            4. The Function of Criticism at the Present Time by Roger Rosenblatt, pp. 5-7
            5. Fish Story by Joseph A. Morris, p. 8
            6. The Emerging Trucial Omanese Super-sheikdoms, p. 9
            7. Some 'Youth Meetings' The Media Ignores by Baron Von Kannon, p. 10
            8. Letter from a Whig by George F. Will, p. 11
            9. [+]
              Review Beyond Freedom and Dignity, by B.F. Skinner by Red Corbin, pp. 11-12 - 1 Review
              1. Beyond Freedom and Dignity by B.F. Skinner
            10. [+]
              Review The Politics of Authenticity, by Marshall Berman by W. Wesley McDonald, p. 13 - 1 Review
              1. The Politics of Authenticity by Marshall Berman
            11. [+]
              Review The Rise and Fall of T. D. Lysenko, by Zhores ... by Douglas W. Cooper, p. 14 - 1 Review
              1. The Rise and Fall of T. D. Lysenko by Zhores A. Medvedev
            12. [+]
              Review The Life and Times of Horatio Hornblower, by C... by Robert Bartley, p. 15 - 1 Review
              1. The Life and Times of Horatio Hornblower by C. Northcote Parkinson
            13. Correspondence, p. 16
            14.  ---  by R. Emmett Tyrrell, Jr., pp. 16-17
            15. Editorial II by Terry Krieger, pp. 18-20
            16. The Bootblack Stand, p. 21
            17. Brayings from the Barnyard by Assorted Jackasses, pp. 22-24
          3. [+]
            March 1972 Issue = 15 Articles
            1. The Continuing Crisis, p. 2
            2. Editorial, p. 3
            3. Letter from a Whig by George F. Will, p. 4
            4. A Soft-hearted Defense of Capitalism by Michael Clurman, pp. 5-7
            5. In Defense of the Free Market by David E. Lindsey, p. 8
            6. A New Verdict For Welfare by Ralph Harris and Arthur Seldon, p. 9
            7. [+]
              Review Down With the Poor, by Rhodes Boyson by William Styring, pp. 10-11 - 1 Review
              1. Down With the Poor by Rhodes Boyson
            8. The Nation's Pulse by Marshall Jay, p. 12
            9. [+]
              Review Men, Ideas and Politics, by Peter F. Drucker by George F. Will, p. 13 - 1 Review
              1. Men, Ideas and Politics by Peter F. Drucker
            10. [+]
              Review Population Economics, by Joseph John Spengler by Brent Nelson, p. 13 - 1 Review
              1. Population Economics by Joseph John Spengler
            11. Is the System Bad? by E.C. Pasour, pp. 14-17
            12. [+]
              Review The Degradation of the Academic Dogma, by Robe... by Gary North, p. 18 - 1 Review
              1. The Degradation of the Academic Dogma by Robert A. Nisbet
            13. The Bootblack Stand, p. 19
            14. Correspondence, pp. 20-21
            15. Brayings from the Barnyard by Assorted Jackasses, pp. 22-24
          4. [+]
            April 1972 Issue = 18 Articles
            1. The Continuing Crisis, p. 2
            2. John Lindsay---Prettiness in Politics by John Moscow, p. 3
            3. Professionalism vs. Student Power by Dr. Edward A. Hacker, p. 4
            4. A Memo to the Ripon Society by Peter P. Witonski, p. 5
            5. What Is Socialism and Will It Work? by Tom Milstein, pp. 6-9
            6. Palmists and Scholarship by Dan Joy, pp. 10-11
            7. In Defense of the Sawbone by Dr. John D. King, M.D., p. 12
            8. You Won't Have Civilization to Kick Around Anymore by R. Frederick Docksai, pp. 13-14
            9. Letter from a Whig by George F. Will, p. 15
            10. In the Public Interest by George Charles Roche, III, p. 15
            11. [+]
              Review Communist China, 1949-1968, by Frank N. Trager... by Douglas W. Cooper, p. 16 - 1 Review
              1. Communist China, 1949-1968 by Frank N. Trager and William Henderson
            12. [+]
              Review The Basic Symbols of the American Political Tr... by John P. East, p. 17 - 1 Review
              1. The Basic Symbols of the American Political Tradition by Willmoore Kendall and George W. Carey
            13. [+]
              Review The American Theatre, 1969-1970, by David Brudnoy, p. 18 - 1 Review
              1. The American Theatre, 1969-1970
            14. The Bootblack Stand, p. 19
            15. [+]
              Review A Clockwork Orange (1971 Film), by Stanley Kub... by Kevin S. Olson, p. 20 - 1 Review
              1. A Clockwork Orange (1971 Film) by Stanley Kubrick
            16. Correspondence, p. 21
            17. A Note from the Provinces by Jerry Gerde, p. 21
            18. Current Wisdom by Assorted Jackasses, pp. 22-24
          5. [+]
            May 1972 Issue = 17 Articles
            1. Continuing Crisis, p. 2
            2. Editorial by R. Emmett Tyrrell, Jr., p. 3
            3. Let a Thousand Harvards Bloom by John Kelley, p. 4
            4. Notes on Social Declension by Jeffrey M. Nelson, pp. 5-6
            5. Taiwan by Allan C. Brownfeld, p. 7
            6. Nixon and Mao by Eric Brodin, pp. 8-9
            7. Nixon and-or Mussolini by George McCarter, pp. 10-11
            8. Letter from a Whig by George F. Will, p. 12
            9. Centrist Nixon, Centrist Nation by John R. Coyne, Jr., pp. 12-13
            10. [+]
              Review T. S. Eliot: A Memoir, by Robert Sencourt and ... by W. Wesley McDonald, p. 14 - 1 Review
              1. T. S. Eliot: A Memoir by Robert Sencourt and Donald Adamson
            11. The Desultory State of Contemporary Music by Bud Folsom, p. 15
            12. [+]
              Review This Great Game, by Jacques Barzun by George F. Will, p. 16 - 1 Review
              1. This Great Game by Jacques Barzun
            13. [+]
              Review Agrarian Policies and Problems in Communist an... by Gerhart Niemeyer, pp. 17-18 - 1 Review
              1. Agrarian Policies and Problems in Communist and Non-Communist Countries by W.A. Douglas Jackson
            14. Correspondence, p. 19
            15. [+]
              Review H.L. Mencken, by Douglas C. Stenerson by Betty Adler, pp. 19-20 - 1 Review
              1. H.L. Mencken by Douglas C. Stenerson
            16. Bootblack Stand, p. 21
            17. Current Wisdom by Assorted Jackasses, pp. 22-24
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            June 1972 Issue = 19 Articles
            1. The Continuing Crisis, p. 2
            2. Editorial I by Terry Krieger, p. 3
            3. Editorial II by R. Emmett Tyrrell, Jr., p. 4
            4. Irving Kristol and the Public Interest Crowd by Robert Bartley, p. 5
            5. Kristol and the New York Intellectual Establishment by Nathan Glazer, p. 6
            6. Re by William F. Buckley, Jr., p. 7
            7. [+]
              Review On the Democratic Idea in America, by Irving K... by R. Emmett Tyrrell, Jr., p. 8 - 1 Review
              1. On the Democratic Idea in America by Irving Kristol
            8. Letter from a Whig by George F. Will, p. 9
            9. A Former Chief Justice Speaks Out by George W. Carey, pp. 10-11
            10. The Uses of Nooses by George F. Will, p. 12
            11. To Nationalize the Rails by Thomas G. Moore, p. 13
            12. Frank Meyer, RIP by Jameson G. Campaigne, Jr., p. 14
            13. The Voice We'll Always Hear by John R. Coyne, Jr., p. 15
            14. [+]
              4 Reviews The Uses of the Present, by Leonard Wolf by Roger Rosenblatt, pp. 16-17 - 4 Reviews
              1. The Uses of the Present by Leonard Wolf
              2. Munching on Existence by Robert Gliner and R.A. Raines
              3. The American Experience by Harold Jaffe and John Tytell
              4. The Radical Vision by Leo Hamalian and Frederick R. Karl
            15. [+]
              Review Sometimes a Great Notion (1971 Film), by Paul ... by Gary North, p. 18 - 1 Review
              1. Sometimes a Great Notion (1971 Film) by Paul Newman
            16. Machiavellian Novelists by Wick Allison, pp. 19-20
            17. Bootblack Stand, pp. 21-22
            18. Correspondence, pp. 23-25
            19. Current Wisdom by Assorted Jackasses, pp. 26-28
          7. [+]
            October 1972 Issue = 17 Articles
            1. The Continuing Crisis, p. 2
            2. Editorial by R. Emmett Tyrrell, Jr., p. 3
            3. The Public Discourse by Paul H. Weaver, p. 4
            4. McGovern's Muddled Economics by Alan Reynolds, pp. 5-6
            5. A Rhineland Fantasy by Jacqueline R. Kasun, pp. 7-8
            6. Letter From a Whig by Bascom C. Slemp, p. 9
            7. Why Ontological Film Books? by Alan Weinblatt, pp. 10-12
            8. The Greening of the Democratic Party by Kevin S. Olson, pp. 13-14
            9. The Great American Column by Roger Rosenblatt, p. 15
            10. How Green Grows my America by David Brudnoy, pp. 16-18
            11. Dateline---Mont Pelerin by Eric Brodin, p. 19
            12. Notes Toward an Understanding by David Osterfeld, pp. 20-22
            13. Correspondence, p. 23
            14. [+]
              Review Hazardous to Your Health, by Marvin H. Edwards by George C. Roche, III, p. 24 - 1 Review
              1. Hazardous to Your Health by Marvin H. Edwards
            15. The Bootblack Stand, p. 25
            16. [+]
              2 Reviews The New Totalitarians, by Roland Huntford by Kenneth Paul Shorey, p. 25 - 2 Reviews
              1. The New Totalitarians by Roland Huntford
              2. Bombs, Beards, and Barricades by Anthony Esler
            17. Current Wisdom by Assorted Jackasses, pp. 26-28
          8. [+]
            November 1972 Issue = 18 Articles
            1. The Continuing Crisis, p. 2
            2. Editorial I by R. Emmett Tyrrell, Jr., p. 3
            3. Editorial II by Terry Krieger and R. Emmett Tyrrell, Jr., p. 4
            4. The Aftermath of SALT by William Schneider, Jr., pp. 5-6
            5. Diary of a Mad Lover by John Avey, p. 7
            6. Politics as a Side Show by William Kristol, p. 8
            7. Network Coverage of the Democratic Presidential Candidates by James R. Ferguson, pp. 8-9
            8. A Note on the Newsworthiness of Television News by James R. Ferguson, p. 10
            9. The Networks' Views of the Campaign by Marc Plattner, pp. 11-13
            10. An Interview with Edith Efron, pp. 14-15
            11. [+]
              Review The News Twisters, by Edith Efron by Miro Todorovich, p. 16 - 1 Review
              1. The News Twisters by Edith Efron
            12. The Public Discourse by Paul H. Weaver, p. 17
            13. The Great American Column by Roger Rosenblatt, pp. 18-19
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              The Language of Movies by John Ashmead, pp. 20-21 - 1 Review
              1. A Clockwork Orange (1971 Film) by Stanley Kubrick
            15. The Bootblack Stand, p. 22
            16. Letter From a Whig by C. Bascom Slemp, p. 23
            17. Black Mischief by David Brudnoy, pp. 23-25
            18. Current Wisdom by Assorted Jackasses, pp. 26-28
          9. [+]
            December 1972 Issue = 18 Articles
            1. The Continuing Crisis, p. 2
            2. Editorial by R. Emmett Tyrrell, Jr., p. 3
            3. The Great American Column by Roger Rosenblatt, p. 4
            4. Lessons of an Election Year by Joseph Morris, p. 5
            5. In Defense of Freedom by Haven Bradford Gow, p. 6
            6. Nixon and Realignment by Jeffrey Bell, p. 7
            7. Contributors, p. 8
            8. Deficits, Controls, and Unflation by Alan Reynolds, pp. 9-10
            9. A National Security Agenda for the Second Nixon Administration by William Schneider, Jr., p. 11
            10. Tory Socialists and the Second American Revolution by Tom Taggert, pp. 12-15
            11. Hope for Sweden? by Eric Brodin, pp. 16-17
            12. Correspondence, p. 18
            13. [+]
              Review Eliot and His Age, by Russell Kirk by W. Wesley McDonald, pp. 19-20 - 1 Review
              1. Eliot and His Age by Russell Kirk
            14. [+]
              Review The Impudent Snobs, by John R. Coyne, Jr. by Ronald F. Docksai, p. 21 - 1 Review
              1. The Impudent Snobs by John R. Coyne, Jr.
            15. [+]
              Review Things To Come, by Herman Kahn and Barry Bruce... by Peter Hughes, p. 22 - 1 Review
              1. Things To Come by Herman Kahn and Barry Bruce-Briggs
            16. [+]
              Man vs. Nature; Man vs. Maleness by David Brudnoy, p. 23 - 1 Review
              1. Deliverance (1972 Film) by John Boorman
            17. The Bootblack Stand, pp. 24-25
            18. Current Wisdom by Assorted Jackasses, pp. 26-28
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          Issues of 1973 = 9 Issues, 180 Articles
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            Issues of 1974 = 9 Issues, 197 Articles
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              Issues of 1975 = 10 Issues, 210 Articles
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                Issues of 1976 = 10 Issues, 206 Articles
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                  Issues of 1977 = 10 Issues, 227 Articles
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                    Issues of 1978 = 10 Issues, 203 Articles
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                    Issues of the 1980s = 10 Years, 115 Issues, 2,559 Articles
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                      Issues of 1980 = 9 Issues, 164 Articles
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                        Issues of 1981 = 12 Issues, 207 Articles
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                            Issues of 1983 = 12 Issues, 267 Articles
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                              Issues of 1984 = 12 Issues, 265 Articles
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                                Issues of 1985 = 12 Issues, 285 Articles
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                                  Issues of 1986 = 12 Issues, 290 Articles
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                                    Issues of 1987 = 12 Issues, 303 Articles
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                                      Issues of 1988 = 12 Issues, 285 Articles
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                                        Issues of 1989 = 12 Issues, 284 Articles
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                                        Issues of the 1990s = 10 Years, 119 Issues, 2,873 Articles
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                                          Issues of 1990 = 12 Issues, 260 Articles
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                                            Issues of 1991 = 12 Issues, 281 Articles
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                                              Issues of 1992 = 12 Issues, 270 Articles
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                                                    Issues of 1995 = 12 Issues, 291 Articles
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                                                          Issues of 1998 = 12 Issues, 293 Articles
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                                                            Issues of 1999 = 12 Issues, 300 Articles
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                                                            Issues of the 2000s = 6 Years, 36 Issues, 975 Articles
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                                                              Issues of 2000 = 10 Issues, 257 Articles
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                                                                Issues of 2001 = 8 Issues, 222 Articles
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                                                                  Issues of 2002 = 6 Issues, 148 Articles
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                                                                    Issues of 2003 = 1 Issue, 19 Articles
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                                                                      Issues of 2008 = 1 Issue, 38 Articles
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                                                                        Issues of 2009 = 10 Issues, 291 Articles