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                                                              Issues of 1996 = 20 Issues, 335 Articles
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                                                                Issues of Jan.-Mar. 1996 = 5 Issues, 77 Articles
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                                                                  January 11, 1996 Issue = 17 Articles
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                                                                    Brinksmanship by Robert Shattuck, pp. 4-9 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. Portrait of Picasso as a Young Man by Norman Mailer
                                                                  2. 'Neo-Pagan Poland by Timothy Garton Ash, pp. 10-14
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                                                                    Learning from Las Vegas by A. Alvarez, pp. 15-19 - 5 Reviews
                                                                    1. The Luck Business by Robert Goodman
                                                                    2. The Black Book and the Mob by Ronald A. Farrell and Carole Case
                                                                    3. Casino: Love and Honor in Las Vegas by Nicholas Pileggi
                                                                    4. Casino (1995 Film) by Martin Scorsese
                                                                    5. Running Scared by John L. Smith
                                                                  4. [+]
                                                                    An Affair to Remember by Gabriele Annan, pp. 20-21 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. Carrington (1995 Film) by Christopher Hampton
                                                                  5. [+]
                                                                    Dangerous Liaison by Alan Ryan, pp. 22-26 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. Hannah Arendt/Martin Heidegger by Elzbieta Ettinger
                                                                  6. Vermeer's Mystery Theater by Anthony Grafton, pp. 27-32
                                                                  7. Congress Builds a Coffin by Daniel Patrick Moynihan, pp. 33-36
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                                                                    Melting into Air by Rosemary Dinnage, pp. 37-39 - 2 Reviews
                                                                    1. The Island of the Day Before by Umberto Eco
                                                                    2. Of Love and Other Demons by Gabriel Garcia Marquez
                                                                  9. [+]
                                                                    Cracking the Bird Code by John Terborgh, pp. 40-44 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. Bird Song by Clive K. Catchpole and Peter J.B. Slater
                                                                  10. [+]
                                                                    Under Cezanne's Spell by John Golding, pp. 45-49 - 4 Reviews
                                                                    1. Paul Cezanne: A Biography by John Rewald
                                                                    2. Paul Cezanne by Mary Louise Krumrine and Paul Cezanne
                                                                    3. Lost Earth: A Life of Cezanne by Philip Callow
                                                                    4. Cezanne by Richard Verdi
                                                                  11. The Once and Future Princess by David Cannadine, p. 50
                                                                  12. Subversives by James Fenton, pp. 51-54
                                                                  13. My Dream Team by Veronica Geng, p. 55
                                                                  14. [+]
                                                                    The Hovering Life by William H. Gass, pp. 56-62 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. The Man Without Qualities, Vol. 1 by Robert Musil
                                                                  15. [+]
                                                                    A Mess of Improprieties by Murray Kempton, p. 63 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. Human Rights Watch World, Report 1996
                                                                  16. 'Israel's Demons' by Jerold S. Auerbach, William Kolbrener, and Amos Elon, ..., p. 64
                                                                  17. On 'Italy's Dirty Linen' by Alberto Arbasino, pp. 65-68
                                                                2. [+]
                                                                  February 1, 1996 Issue = 13 Articles
                                                                  1. [+]
                                                                    The Secret of the Inquisition by Henry Kamen, pp. 4-5 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. The Origins of the Inquisition in Fifteenth-Century Spain by Benzion Netanyahu
                                                                  2. [+]
                                                                    Aristocrats by Janet Malcolm, pp. 6-9 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. Diane Arbus: Untitled by Diane Arbus
                                                                  3. [+]
                                                                    The Go-Between by Jack F. Matlock, Jr., pp. 10-12 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. In Confidence by Anatoly Dobrynin
                                                                  4. [+]
                                                                    What Jane Austen Doesn't Tell Us by Louis Menand, pp. 13-15 - 5 Reviews
                                                                    1. Sense and Sensibility (1995 Film) by Ang Lee
                                                                    2. Persuasion (1995 Film) by Roger Michell
                                                                    3. Clueless (1995 Film) by Amy Heckerling
                                                                    4. The Sense and Sensibility Screenplay and Diaries by Emma Thompson
                                                                    5. The Making of Pride and Prejudice by Susie Conklin and Sue Birtwistle
                                                                  5. [+]
                                                                    Crime and Drugs by Michael Massing, pp. 16-19 - 4 Reviews
                                                                    1. Land of Opportunity by William M. Adler
                                                                    2. In Search of Respect by Philippe Bourgois
                                                                    3. Beggars and Thieves by Mark S. Fleisher
                                                                    4. The American Street Gang by Malcolm W. Klein
                                                                  6. [+]
                                                                    Tender Buttons by Sarah Kerr, pp. 20-22 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. After All by Mary Tyler Moore
                                                                  7. [+]
                                                                    The Case of the Kissing Senator by Julia Reed, pp. 23-27 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. The Packwood Report
                                                                  8. [+]
                                                                    Speaking for Language by J.M. Coetzee, pp. 28-30 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. On Grief and Reason by Joseph Brodsky
                                                                  9. Via Funari by Joseph Brodsky, p. 31
                                                                  10. [+]
                                                                    Is There Enough Chinese Food by Vaclav Smil, pp. 32-34 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. Who Will Feed China? by Lester R. Brown
                                                                  11. On Statues by James Fenton, pp. 35-39
                                                                  12. Letters by Ronald Steel, Tony Judt, and Sidney Morgenbesser, ..., pp. 40-44
                                                                  13. Cover Photograph: "Untitled (3) 1970-1971" by Diane Arbus
                                                                3. [+]
                                                                  February 15, 1996 Issue = 14 Articles
                                                                  1. [+]
                                                                    The Last Hurrah by Thomas Powers, pp. 3-6 - 3 Reviews
                                                                    1. Bob Dole by Richard Ben Cramer
                                                                    2. Senator for Sale by Stanley G. Hilton
                                                                    3. Bob Dole by Jake H. Thompson
                                                                  2. [+]
                                                                    A Short History of Anti-Hamitism by James Fenton, pp. 7-9 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. The Rwanda Crisis by Gerard Prunier
                                                                  3. [+]
                                                                    Alice, or The Art of Survival by John Bayley, pp. 10-13 - 2 Reviews
                                                                    1. Lewis Carroll: A Biography by Morton N. Cohen
                                                                    2. The Complete Sylvie and Bruno by Lewis Carroll
                                                                  4. [+]
                                                                    Caught in the Web by James Fallows, pp. 14-18 - 9 Reviews
                                                                    1. The Road Ahead by Bill Gates, Nathan Myhrvold, and Peter M. Rinearson, ...
                                                                    2. Microserfs by Douglas Coupland
                                                                    3. Silicon Snake Oil by Clifford Stoll
                                                                    4. The Trouble with Computers by Thomas K. Landauer
                                                                    5. I Sing the Body Electronic by Fred Moody
                                                                    6. Startup by Jerry Kaplan
                                                                    7. Microsoft Secrets by Michael A. Cusumano and Richard W. Shelby
                                                                    8. Road Warriors by Daniel Burstein and David Kline
                                                                    9. Gates by Stephen Manes and Paul Andrews
                                                                  5. [+]
                                                                    Death's Gray Land by Rosemary Dinnage, pp. 19-21 - 3 Reviews
                                                                    1. The Ghost Road by Pat Barker
                                                                    2. Regeneration by Pat Barker
                                                                    3. The Eye in the Door by Pat Barker
                                                                  6. Austria & the Ghost of the New Europe by Tony Judt, pp. 22-25
                                                                  7. [+]
                                                                    Bringing a Great Poet Back to Life by Czeslaw Milosz, pp. 26-28 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. Laments by Jan Kochanowski
                                                                  8. [+]
                                                                    Icon by E.H. Gombrich, pp. 29-30 - 2 Reviews
                                                                    1. Three Essays on Style by Erwin Panofsky and Irving Lavin
                                                                    2. Perspective as Symbolic Form by Erwin Panofsky
                                                                  9. [+]
                                                                    Notions of Freedom by Brad Leithauser, pp. 31-34 - 2 Reviews
                                                                    1. The Collected Poetry of Malcolm Lowry by Kathleen Scherf and Malcolm Lowry
                                                                    2. Pursued by Furies by Gordon Bowker
                                                                  10. [+]
                                                                    The Beat of War by Murray Kempton, pp. 35-40 - 2 Reviews
                                                                    1. Reporting World War II, Part One by Samuel Hynes, Anne Matthews, and Nancy Caldwell Sorel, ...
                                                                    2. Reporting World War II, Part Two by Samuel Hynes, Anne Matthews, and Nancy Caldwell Sorel, ...
                                                                  11. On the Death of Mitterand by William Pfaff, p. 41
                                                                  12. An Open Letter on Wei Jingsheng, p. 41
                                                                  13. On Wei Jingsheng by Susan Sontag, pp. 42-44
                                                                  14. Cover Drawing by David Levine
                                                                4. [+]
                                                                  February 29, 1996 Issue = 15 Articles
                                                                  1. [+]
                                                                    God's Country by Michael Wood, pp. 4-6 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. In the Beauty of the Lilies by John Updike
                                                                  2. On Joseph Brodsky (1940-1996) by Tatyana Tolstaya, p. 7
                                                                  3. [+]
                                                                    The Missed Chance in Bosnia by Michael Ignatieff, pp. 8-10 - 4 Reviews
                                                                    1. Balkan Odyssey by David Owen
                                                                    2. The Dayton Peace Agreement on Bosnia Hercegovina
                                                                    3. The Black Book of Bosnia by Nader Mousavizadeh
                                                                    4. With No Peace to Keep by Ben Cohen and George Stamoski
                                                                  4. [+]
                                                                    The Genuine Article by Edmund S. Morgan, pp. 11-14 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. Founding Father by Richard Brookhiser
                                                                  5. [+]
                                                                    The Great Prose Painter by Geoffrey O'Brien, pp. 15-19 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. Winslow Homer by Nicolai Cikovsky, Jr. and Franklin Kelly
                                                                  6. [+]
                                                                    The Last of the Nasties? by R.C. Lewontin, pp. 20-22 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. The Lost World by Michael Crichton
                                                                  7. [+]
                                                                    Pulp Politics by Christopher Hitchens, pp. 23-28 - 3 Reviews
                                                                    1. Primary Colors by Joe Klein
                                                                    2. The People's Choice by Jeff Greenfield
                                                                    3. The Last Debate by Jim Lehrer
                                                                  8. A Letter of Resignation by Sergei Kovalev, p. 29
                                                                  9. [+]
                                                                    What Doctors Don't Tell Us by David J. Rothman, pp. 30-33 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. The Girl Who Died Twice by Natalie Robins
                                                                  10. [+]
                                                                    The Mann Nobody Knew by Gordon A. Craig, pp. 34-38 - 4 Reviews
                                                                    1. Thomas Mann: Eine Biographie by Klaus Harpprecht
                                                                    2. Thomas Mann: A Biography by Ronald Hayman
                                                                    3. Thomas Mann: A Life by Donald A. Prater
                                                                    4. Thomas Mann: Eros and Literature by Anthony Heilbut
                                                                  11. [+]
                                                                    River of Fire by Jonathan Mirsky, pp. 39-42 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. God's Chinese Son by Jonathan D. Spence
                                                                  12. The Russian Prospect by Jack F. Matlock, Jr., pp. 43-46
                                                                  13. The New, Ruthless Economy by Simon Head, pp. 47-51
                                                                  14. On the Frontier by James Fenton, pp. 52-56
                                                                  15. Cover Detail Painting by Winslow Homer
                                                                5. [+]
                                                                  March 21, 1996 Issue = 18 Articles
                                                                  1. [+]
                                                                    Queen of the Golden Age by Gore Vidal, pp. 4-7 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. The Diaries of Dawn Powell, 1931-1965 by Tim Page and Dawn Powell
                                                                  2. [+]
                                                                    Too Nice to Win? by Alan Ryan, pp. 8-12 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. Time Present, Time Past by Bill Bradley
                                                                  3. [+]
                                                                    Palimpsest Regained by J.M. Coetzee, pp. 13-15 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. The Moor's Last Sigh by Salman Rushdie
                                                                  4. [+]
                                                                    The Postman Always Rings Twice by Michael Wood, p. 16 - 2 Reviews
                                                                    1. Il Postino (1995 Film) by Michael Radford
                                                                    2. The Postman by Antonio Skarmeta
                                                                  5. [+]
                                                                    Don't Tread On Us by Edmund S. Morgan, pp. 17-19 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. A Struggle for Power by Theodore Draper
                                                                  6. Peter Brook's Way by James Fenton, pp. 20-21
                                                                  7. [+]
                                                                    Mrs. Thatcher's Revenge by Ian Buruma, pp. 22-26 - 3 Reviews
                                                                    1. The Path to Power by Margaret Thatcher
                                                                    2. Letters from London by Julian Barnes
                                                                    3. The Disenchanted Isle by Charles Dellheim
                                                                  8. Dover by Virginia Hamilton Adair, p. 27
                                                                  9. [+]
                                                                    In the Black Room of the World by Darryl Pinckney, pp. 28-31 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. The Autobiography of My Mother by Jamaica Kincaid
                                                                  10. On Olga Havel (1933-1996) by Timothy Garton Ash, p. 32
                                                                  11. [+]
                                                                    German Art: The Return of the Repressed by Willibald Sauerlander, pp. 33-36 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. The Moment of Self-Portraiture in German Renaissance Art by Joseph Leo Koerner
                                                                  12. [+]
                                                                    The Philosopher of Selfless Love by Denis Donoghue, pp. 37-40 - 4 Reviews
                                                                    1. Emmanuel Levinas by Marie-Anne Lescourret
                                                                    2. In the Time of the Nations by Emmanuel Levinas
                                                                    3. Outside the Subject by Emmanuel Levinas
                                                                    4. Beyond the Verse by Emmanuel Levinas
                                                                  13. [+]
                                                                    Between Animal and Angel by John Weightman, pp. 41-44 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. Zola: A Life by Frederick Brown
                                                                  14. The Russian Academy in Rome by Joseph Brodsky, p. 45
                                                                  15. The Moral Reading of the Constitution by Ronald Dworkin, pp. 46-49
                                                                  16. The Republican Implosion by Murray Kempton, p. 50
                                                                  17. 'On the Death of Mitterand' by Jean Daniel, Jean Lacouture, and William Pfaff, p. 51
                                                                  18. Letters by Lotte Kohler, Joanna Vecchiarelli Scott, and Stephen J. Adler, ..., pp. 52-56
                                                              2. [+]
                                                                Issues of Apr.-Jun. 1996 = 6 Issues, 104 Articles
                                                                1. [+]
                                                                  April 4, 1996 Issue = 20 Articles
                                                                  1. [+]
                                                                    Land of Opportunity? by George M. Fredrickson, pp. 4-7 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. Facing Up to the American Dream by Jennifer L. Hochschild
                                                                  2. [+]
                                                                    That's Life! by John Banville, p. 8 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. Last Orders by Graham Swift
                                                                  3. At the City Dump in Nantucket by Joseph Brodsky, p. 9
                                                                  4. [+]
                                                                    Why Darwin? by Stephen Jay Gould, pp. 10-15 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. Charles Darwin: A Biography, Vol. I by E. Janet Browne
                                                                  5. The Cherry Orchard Has to Come Down by James Fenton, pp. 16-17
                                                                  6. [+]
                                                                    'The Writingest Explorers' by Gordon S. Wood, pp. 18-21 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. Undaunted Courage by Stephen Ambrose
                                                                  7. [+]
                                                                    Pure and Not So Simple by David Sylvester, pp. 22-26 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. Constantin Brancusi 1876-1957 by Friedrich Teja Bach, Margit Rowell, and Ann Temkin, ...
                                                                  8. [+]
                                                                    The Myths of Robert Graves by Denis Donoghue, pp. 27-31 - 3 Reviews
                                                                    1. Robert Graves and the White Goddess, 1940-1985 by Richard Perceval Graves
                                                                    2. Robert Graves: Life on the Edge by Miranda Seymour
                                                                    3. Robert Graves: His Life and Work by Martin Seymour-Smith
                                                                  9. [+]
                                                                    Ah! Sweet History of Life by Francis Haskell, pp. 32-37 - 2 Reviews
                                                                    1. The Autumn of the Middle Ages by Johan Huizinga
                                                                    2. The Civilization of Europe in the Renaissance by John Rigby Hale
                                                                  10. [+]
                                                                    Rise and Fall of a Revolutionary by Theodore Draper, pp. 38-41 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. Trotsky: The Eternal Revolutionary by Dmitri Volkogonov and Harold Shukman
                                                                  11. [+]
                                                                    Melville's Fever by Andrew Delbanco, pp. 42-45 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. Pierre, or The Ambiguities by Herman Melville
                                                                  12. [+]
                                                                    First Fine, Careless Raptor by Elizabeth Marshall Thomas, pp. 46-48 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. Raptor Red by Robert T. Bakker
                                                                  13. [+]
                                                                    An Affair to Remember by Anne Barton, pp. 49-53 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. The Clairmont Correspondence by Marion Kingston Stocking and Claire Clairmont, ...
                                                                  14. [+]
                                                                    The Empress of Ice Cream by Ingrid D. Rowland, pp. 54-57 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. Harvest of the Cold Months by Elizabeth David and Jill Norman
                                                                  15. [+]
                                                                    Bringing Back a New Hobbes by Quentin Skinner, pp. 58-61 - 2 Reviews
                                                                    1. The Correspondence of Thomas Hobbes, Vol. I: 1622-1659 by Noel Malcolm and Thomas Hobbes
                                                                    2. Three Discourses by Thomas Hobbes, Arlene W. Saxonhouse, and Noel B. Reynolds, ...
                                                                  16. American Photography's Golden Age by Luc Sante, pp. 62-67
                                                                  17. Letter to a Palestinian Friend by Amos Oz, p. 68
                                                                  18. Pasteur and the Culture Wars by Gerald L. Geison and M.F. Perutz, p. 68
                                                                  19. Letters by Roger F. Betteridge, Roger Shattuck, and Michael J. Mikos, ..., pp. 69-72
                                                                  20. Cover Photograph: 'Panorama from the Overhanging Cliffs, Wisconsin Dells' by Henry Hamilton Bennett
                                                                2. [+]
                                                                  April 18, 1996 Issue = 17 Articles
                                                                  1. [+]
                                                                    How Hell Worked by Gordon A. Craig, pp. 4-9 - 2 Reviews
                                                                    1. Hitler's Willing Executioners by Daniel Jonah Goldhagen
                                                                    2. Bound Upon a Wheel of Fire by John V.H. Dippel
                                                                  2. On the New Russia by Sergei Kovalev, pp. 10-12
                                                                  3. [+]
                                                                    That Old Black Magic by Hilary Mantel, pp. 13-14 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. Love, Again by Doris M. Lessing
                                                                  4. Two Poems by Virginia Hamilton Adair, p. 15
                                                                  5. [+]
                                                                    Far from the Promised Land by George M. Fredrickson, pp. 16-19 - 4 Reviews
                                                                    1. Beyond Black and White by Manning Marable
                                                                    2. Killing Rage by Bell Hooks
                                                                    3. Turning Back by Stephen Steinberg
                                                                    4. The Trouble with Friendship by Benjamin DeMott
                                                                  6. On Simone Weil by Alfred Kazin, pp. 20-21
                                                                  7. [+]
                                                                    How to Succeed in Business by Jeff Madrick, pp. 22-27 - 5 Reviews
                                                                    1. Buffett by Roger Lowenstein
                                                                    2. Soros on Soros by George Soros, Byron Wien, and Krisztina Koenen
                                                                    3. Soros by Robert Slater
                                                                    4. Citizen Turner by Robert Goldberg and Gerald Jay Goldberg
                                                                    5. Ted Turner: It Ain't as Easy as It Looks by Porter Bibb
                                                                  8. [+]
                                                                    One More Art by Simon Leys, pp. 28-31 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. Chinese Art of Writing by Jean Francois Billeter
                                                                  9. [+]
                                                                    The Enlightened Despot by Derek Beales, pp. 32-34 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. Pombal: Paradox of the Enlightenment by Kenneth Maxwell
                                                                  10. [+]
                                                                    Subversive Activities by Edward Hirsch, pp. 35-45 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. View with a Grain of Sand by Wislawa Szymborska
                                                                  11. [+]
                                                                    Degas & Women by Robert L. Herbert, pp. 46-49 - 3 Reviews
                                                                    1. The Spectacular Body by Anthea Callen
                                                                    2. Painted Love by Hollis Clayson
                                                                    3. Odd Man Out by Carol Armstrong
                                                                  12. [+]
                                                                    On the Barbary Shore by Norman Davies, pp. 50-53 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. Black Sea by Neal Ascherson
                                                                  13. [+]
                                                                    George Eliot, Radical by Millicent Bell, pp. 54-58 - 2 Reviews
                                                                    1. George Eliot: Voice of a Century by Frederick R. Karl
                                                                    2. The Real Life of Mary Ann Evans by Rosemarie Bodenheimer
                                                                  14. [+]
                                                                    The Clinton Scandals by Garry Wills, pp. 59-67 - 2 Reviews
                                                                    1. Blood Sport by James B. Stewart
                                                                    2. Madhouse by Jeffrey H. Birnbaum
                                                                  15. Whose Foreign Policy? by Murray Kempton, p. 68
                                                                  16. Letters by Nader Mousavizadeh, Michael Ignatieff, and Madelyn Gutwirth, ..., pp. 68-72
                                                                  17. Cover Drawing by David Levine
                                                                3. [+]
                                                                  May 9, 1996 Issue = 16 Articles
                                                                  1. [+]
                                                                    Our Man in Moscow by Theodore Draper, pp. 4-6 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. Operation Solo by John Barron
                                                                  2. [+]
                                                                    The Uses of God by Norman Cohn, pp. 7-9 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. Creation of the Sacred by Walter Burkert
                                                                  3. Bosnia by Charles Lane and Thom Shanker, pp. 10-15
                                                                  4. [+]
                                                                    Terror in the Mountains by Michael Wood, pp. 16-17 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. Death in the Andes by Mario Vargas Llosa
                                                                  5. [+]
                                                                    The Chances of Shimon Peres by Avishai Margalit, pp. 18-22 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. Battling for Peace by Shimon Peres
                                                                  6. [+]
                                                                    Love a la Mode by P.N. Furbank, pp. 23-26 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. The Love Affair as a Work of Art by Dan Hofstadter
                                                                  7. [+]
                                                                    The Scandal of the Classics by Charles Rosen, pp. 27-31 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. The Anatomy of Melancholy by Robert Burton
                                                                  8. [+]
                                                                    Confessions of a Literary Man by David Lodge, pp. 32-34 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. Not Entitled by Frank Kermode
                                                                  9. [+]
                                                                    Dewey Rides Again by Michael J. Sandel, pp. 35-38 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. John Dewey and the High Tide of American Liberalism by Alan Ryan
                                                                  10. [+]
                                                                    Worth a Thousand Words? by Helen Vendler, pp. 39-42 - 2 Reviews
                                                                    1. The Gazer's Spirit by John Hollander
                                                                    2. On the Laws of the Poetic Art by Anthony Hecht
                                                                  11. [+]
                                                                    Home Fires by Bertram Wyatt-Brown, pp. 43-46 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. Mothers of Invention by Drew Gilpin Faust
                                                                  12. [+]
                                                                    The Secrets of Maillol by James Fenton, pp. 47-54 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. Aristide Maillol by Bertrand Lorquin
                                                                  13. Heroes by Murray Kempton, p. 55
                                                                  14. The Libby Zion Case by Natalie Robins, Terry Mizrahi, and Joseph G. Sweeting, ..., pp. 56-67
                                                                  15. Letters by Carma Hinton, Richard Gordon, and Ian Buruma, p. 68
                                                                  16. Cover Photograph: Maillol and Dina Vierny by Louis Carre
                                                                4. [+]
                                                                  May 23, 1996 Issue = 18 Articles
                                                                  1. [+]
                                                                    New Poet in Town by A. Alvarez, pp. 4-5 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. Ants on the Melon by Virginia Adair
                                                                  2. [+]
                                                                    Mystically Yours by Pico Iyer, pp. 6-9 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. Journey to Ithaca by Anita Desai
                                                                  3. How China Lost Taiwan by Jonathan Mirsky, pp. 10-13
                                                                  4. [+]
                                                                    Truth and Heresy About AIDS by Richard Horton, pp. 14-20 - 3 Reviews
                                                                    1. Inventing the AIDS Virus by Peter H. Duesberg
                                                                    2. Infectious AIDS by Peter H. Duesberg
                                                                    3. AIDS: Virus or Drug Induced? by Peter H. Duesberg
                                                                  5. [+]
                                                                    Kings and the Queen of the Arts by R.J.W. Evans, pp. 21-24 - 2 Reviews
                                                                    1. Kings and Connoisseurs by Jonathan Brown
                                                                    2. Court, Cloister, and City by Thomas DaCosta Kaufmann
                                                                  6. Twain on the Grand Tour by Gore Vidal, pp. 25-27
                                                                  7. [+]
                                                                    Babylon Re-Revisited by Thomas R. Edwards, pp. 28-30 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. The Last of the Savages by Jay McInerney
                                                                  8. In the Blood by Richard Lewontin, p. 31
                                                                  9. [+]
                                                                    The Wild Goose Chase by Frank Kermode, pp. 32-34 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. The Search for the Perfect Language by Umberto Eco
                                                                  10. Brown Leaves by Revan Schendler, p. 35
                                                                  11. The Best Show in London by James Fenton, pp. 36-38
                                                                  12. [+]
                                                                    France Without Glory by Tony Judt, pp. 39-43 - 7 Reviews
                                                                    1. The Hollow Years by Eugen Weber
                                                                    2. Shanghai on the Metro by Michael B. Miller
                                                                    3. French Fascism: The First Wave, 1924-1933 by Robert Soucy
                                                                    4. French Literary Fascism by David Carroll
                                                                    5. Prison Journal, 1940-1945 by Edouard Daladier
                                                                    6. Paris After the Liberation, 1944-1949 by Antony Beevor and Artemis Cooper
                                                                    7. The Locust Years by Frank Giles
                                                                  13. The Shame of London by Murray Kempton, p. 44
                                                                  14. Hammer, Sickle, and Book by David Remnick, pp. 45-67
                                                                  15. 'Hitler's Willing Executioners' by Dr. Marion Grafin Donhoff and Gordon Craig, p. 68
                                                                  16. An Exchange on James Madison by Richard K. Matthews and Gordon S. Wood, p. 68
                                                                  17. Letters by Thomas K. Landauer, James Fallows, and Alfred Sherman, ..., p. 69
                                                                  18. Cover Drawing by David Levine
                                                                5. [+]
                                                                  June 6, 1996 Issue = 16 Articles
                                                                  1. On Tap by Joan Acocella, pp. 4-6
                                                                  2. [+]
                                                                    Family Values by Elizabeth Hardwick, pp. 7-10 - 4 Reviews
                                                                    1. In Contempt by Christopher Darden and Jess Walter
                                                                    2. Reasonable Doubts by Alan M. Dershowitz
                                                                    3. The Search for Justice by Robert L. Shapiro and Larkin Warren
                                                                    4. I Want to Tell You by O.J. Simpson
                                                                  3. [+]
                                                                    What Happened to the Revolution? by Garry Wills, pp. 11-15 - 5 Reviews
                                                                    1. Showdown by Elizabeth Drew
                                                                    2. Storming the Gates by Dan Balz and Ronald Brownstein
                                                                    3. "Tell Newt to Shut up" by David Maraniss and Michael Weisskopf
                                                                    4. Dirty Little Secrets by Larry J. Sabato and Glenn R. Simpson
                                                                    5. The System by Haynes Johnson and David Broder
                                                                  4. Offering by Jonathan Aaron, p. 16
                                                                  5. [+]
                                                                    En Route to the Catastrophe by J.M. Coetzee, pp. 17-19 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. Babel Tower by A.S. Byatt
                                                                  6. [+]
                                                                    The Abominable Emperor by Noel Annan, pp. 20-27 - 4 Reviews
                                                                    1. An Uncommon Woman by Hannah Pakula
                                                                    2. Blood and Iron by Otto Friedrich
                                                                    3. The Kaiser and His Court by John C.G. Rohl
                                                                    4. Stauffenberg: A Family History, 1905-1944 by Peter Hoffmann
                                                                  7. The Pleasures of Abstinence by Roger Shattuck, pp. 28-30
                                                                  8. [+]
                                                                    Japan by Ian Buruma, pp. 31-33 - 3 Reviews
                                                                    1. The Idea of Japan by Ian Littlewood
                                                                    2. A Zen Romance by Deborah Boliver Boehm
                                                                    3. A Year in the Life of a Shinto Shrine by John K. Nelson
                                                                  9. [+]
                                                                    Eliot and the Jews by Louis Menand, pp. 34-41 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. T. S. Eliot, Anti-Semitism, and Literary Form by Anthony Julius
                                                                  10. Italy by Alexander Stille, pp. 42-46
                                                                  11. [+]
                                                                    Not So Poor Richard by Gordon S. Wood, pp. 47-51 - 2 Reviews
                                                                    1. Benjamin Franklin and His Enemies by Robert Middlekauff
                                                                    2. The Devious Dr. Franklin, Colonial Agent by David T. Morgan
                                                                  12. [+]
                                                                    How to Read a Book by Robert Darnton, pp. 52-57 - 2 Reviews
                                                                    1. Forms and Meanings by Roger Chartier
                                                                    2. Shakespeare, the King's Playwright by Alvin Kernan
                                                                  13. [+]
                                                                    The Poisoned Country by Philip Gourevitch, pp. 58-63 - 2 Reviews
                                                                    1. Burundi: Ethnic Conflict and Genocide by Rene Lemarchand
                                                                    2. Purity and Exile by Liisa H. Malkki
                                                                  14. The CIA and Bosnia by John Deutch, Charles Lane, and Thom Shanker, p. 64
                                                                  15. Letters by Claire DeSilver, Gore Vidal, Janadas Devan, and Ian Buruma, ..., pp. 65-68
                                                                  16. Cover Drawing by David Levine
                                                                6. [+]
                                                                  June 20, 1996 Issue = 17 Articles
                                                                  1. [+]
                                                                    States of Emergency by Hilary Mantel, pp. 4-6 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. A Fine Balance by Rohinton Mistry
                                                                  2. [+]
                                                                    Star by Fiona MacCarthy, pp. 7-9 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. Lola Montez: A Life by Bruce Seymour
                                                                  3. [+]
                                                                    The Survivor by Rosemary Dinnage, pp. 10-15 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. Bettelheim: A Life and a Legacy by Nina Sutton
                                                                  4. [+]
                                                                    The Great Contest by William H. McNeill, pp. 16-19 - 2 Reviews
                                                                    1. The Middle East: A Brief History of the Last 2000 Years by Bernard Lewis
                                                                    2. Cultures in Conflict by Bernard Lewis
                                                                  5. [+]
                                                                    Who Won the Cold War? by Thomas Powers, pp. 20-27 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. From the Shadows by Robert M. Gates
                                                                  6. [+]
                                                                    Keystone Killers by John Gregory Dunne, pp. 28-30 - 2 Reviews
                                                                    1. The Price of Experience by Randall Sullivan
                                                                    2. You'll Never Make Love in This Town Again by Terrie Maxine Frankel, Joanne Parrent, and Jennie Louise Frankel, ...
                                                                  7. [+]
                                                                    The Cabinet of Dr. Haber by M.F. Perutz, pp. 31-36 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. Fritz Haber: Chemist, Nobel Laureate, German, Jew by Dietrich Stoltzenberg
                                                                  8. [+]
                                                                    His Ewe Lamb by Robert Craft, p. 37 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. Wystan and Chester by Thekla Clark
                                                                  9. The Hope for Europe by Vaclav Havel, pp. 38-41
                                                                  10. [+]
                                                                    All About Eames by Martin Filler, pp. 42-47 - 6 Reviews
                                                                    1. Charles and Ray Eames by Pat Kirkham
                                                                    2. Eames House by James Steele#2
                                                                    3. The Films of Charles and Ray Eames, Vol. I (1996 Film) by Charles Eames and Ray Eames
                                                                    4. The Films of Charles and Ray Eames, Vol. II (1989 Film) by Charles Eames and Ray Eames
                                                                    5. The Films of Charles and Ray Eames, Vol. III (1977 Film) by Charles Eames and Ray Eames
                                                                    6. The Films of Charles and Ray Eames, Vol. IV (1993 Film) by Charles Eames and Ray Eames
                                                                  11. [+]
                                                                    The Marrying Kind by K. Anthony Appiah, pp. 48-54 - 2 Reviews
                                                                    1. The Case for Same Sex Marriage by William N. Eskridge, Jr.
                                                                    2. Virtually Normal by Andrew Sullivan
                                                                  12. Emily Dickinson's Banquet of Abstemiousness by Roger Shattuck, pp. 55-58
                                                                  13. Goodbye to All That? by James Fenton, pp. 59-64
                                                                  14. [+]
                                                                    Up to the Minutiae by Michael Wood, pp. 65-66 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. The Size of Thoughts by Nicholson Baker
                                                                  15. [+]
                                                                    Anxieties of Influence by Jasper Griffin, pp. 67-72 - 4 Reviews
                                                                    1. Not Out of Africa by Mary Lefkowitz
                                                                    2. Black Athena Revisited by Mary R. Lefkowitz and Guy MacLean Rogers
                                                                    3. The Western Greeks by G. Pugliese Carratelli
                                                                    4. The Diffusion of Classical Art in Antiquity by John Boardman
                                                                  16. Letters by Jean Francois Billeter, Simon Leys, and Philip H. Beard, ..., pp. 73-76
                                                                  17. Cover Engraving by Dore
                                                              3. [+]
                                                                Issues of Jul.-Sep. 1996 = 3 Issues, 52 Articles
                                                                1. [+]
                                                                  July 11, 1996 Issue = 17 Articles
                                                                  1. [+]
                                                                    The Shadow Saint by Murray Kempton, pp. 4-5 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. The Missionary Position by Christopher Hitchens
                                                                  2. Europe by Tony Judt, pp. 6-9
                                                                  3. [+]
                                                                    The Pleasures of Melodrama by Richard Jenkyns, pp. 10-12 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. George Cruikshank's Life, Times, and Art by Robert L. Patten
                                                                  4. [+]
                                                                    The Would-Be Progressives by Garry Wills, pp. 13-16 - 5 Reviews
                                                                    1. They Only Look Dead by E.J. Dionne, Jr.
                                                                    2. In Defense of Government by Jacob Weisberg
                                                                    3. Left for Dead by Michael Tomasky
                                                                    4. Values Matter Most by Ben J. Wattenberg
                                                                    5. The New Promise of American Life by Lamar Alexander and Chester E. Finn, Jr.
                                                                  5. [+]
                                                                    The Politics of Dignity by Alan Ryan, pp. 17-19 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. The Decent Society by Avishai Margalit
                                                                  6. Cabbage and Carrot by Joseph Brodsky, p. 20
                                                                  7. [+]
                                                                    Goodbye to Affirmative Action? by Andrew Hacker, pp. 21-28 - 5 Reviews
                                                                    1. The Ironies of Affirmative Action by John David Skrentny
                                                                    2. Ending Affirmative Action by Terry Eastland
                                                                    3. In Defense of Affirmative Action by Barbara R. Bergmann
                                                                    4. Divided by Color by Donald R. Kinder and Lynn M. Sanders
                                                                    5. The Future of the Race by Henry Louis Gates, Jr. and Cornel West
                                                                  8. [+]
                                                                    The Book of Cohen by John Weightman, pp. 29-31 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. Belle du Seigneur by Albert Cohen
                                                                  9. [+]
                                                                    How to Win the Tobacco War by Michael Massing, pp. 32-36 - 3 Reviews
                                                                    1. Ashes to Ashes by Richard Kluger
                                                                    2. The Cigarette Papers by Stanton A. Glantz, John Slade, Lisa A. Bero, and Peter Hanauer, ...
                                                                    3. Smokescreen by Philip J. Hilts
                                                                  10. [+]
                                                                    The Orpheus of Ulster by James Fenton, pp. 37-41 - 3 Reviews
                                                                    1. The Spirit Level by Seamus Heaney
                                                                    2. The Redress of Poetry by Seamus Heaney
                                                                    3. Crediting Poetry by Seamus Heaney
                                                                  11. [+]
                                                                    Some Versions of Pastoral by Bill McKibben, pp. 42-45 - 4 Reviews
                                                                    1. Dream Reaper by Craig Canine
                                                                    2. Fields Without Dreams by Victor Davis Hanson
                                                                    3. Another Turn of the Crank by Wendell Berry
                                                                    4. The Stork and the Plow by Paul R. Ehrlich, Anne H. Ehrlich, and Gretchen C. Daily, ...
                                                                  12. [+]
                                                                    Stalin and the Jews by Robert Conquest, pp. 46-49 - 2 Reviews
                                                                    1. Out of the Red Shadows by Gennadi Kostyrchenko
                                                                    2. The Bones of Berdichev by John Garrard and Carol Garrard
                                                                  13. [+]
                                                                    A Simple Facilitator by P.N. Furbank, pp. 50-52 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. Lafayette in Two Worlds by Lloyd Kramer
                                                                  14. [+]
                                                                    Mrs. Eddy Builds Her Empire by Caroline Fraser, pp. 53-59 - 4 Reviews
                                                                    1. Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures by Mary Baker Eddy
                                                                    2. "With Bleeding Footsteps" by Robert David Thomas
                                                                    3. Christian Science by Mark Twain
                                                                    4. The Life of Mary Baker G. Eddy and the History of Christian Science by Georgine Milmine
                                                                  15. The Nation's Progress by Murray Kempton, p. 60
                                                                  16. 'How to Succeed in Business' by Thomas M. Doerflinger and Jeff Madrick, p. 60
                                                                  17. Letters by Martin Bernal, Jasper Griffin, and Alberto Arbasino, ..., pp. 61-64
                                                                2. [+]
                                                                  August 8, 1996 Issue = 18 Articles
                                                                  1. [+]
                                                                    Prophet With Honor by Warren Zimmermann, pp. 4-6 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. At a Century's Ending by George F. Kennan
                                                                  2. Italian Eclogues by Derek Walcott, pp. 7-8
                                                                  3. [+]
                                                                    The Ache in Eakins by John Updike, pp. 9-10 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. Thomas Eakins by Helen Cooper
                                                                  4. Sokal's Hoax by Steven Weinberg, pp. 11-15
                                                                  5. [+]
                                                                    O Ye Laurels by David Lodge, pp. 16-20 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. Granta 54: The Best of Young American Novelists by Ian Jack
                                                                  6. The Best of Both Worlds by James Fenton, pp. 21-24
                                                                  7. [+]
                                                                    Anything Goes by Gene Lyons, pp. 25-27 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. Partners in Power by Roger Morris
                                                                  8. The Struggle for the Kremlin by Jack F. Matlock, Jr., pp. 28-34
                                                                  9. [+]
                                                                    All About Evil by Gabriele Annan, p. 35 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. An Experiment in Love by Hilary Mantel
                                                                  10. [+]
                                                                    The Would-Be Gentleman by Gordon S. Wood, pp. 36-39 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. William Cooper's Town by Alan Taylor
                                                                  11. [+]
                                                                    Great Old Modern by Brad Leithauser, pp. 40-43 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. Robert Frost: Collected Poems, Prose, and Plays by Richard Poirier, Mark Richardson, and Robert Frost, ...
                                                                  12. Sex, Death, and the Courts by Ronald Dworkin, pp. 44-49
                                                                  13. Olympic Notes by Prudence Crowther and James Taibi, p. 50
                                                                  14. 'The AIDS Heresy' by Peter H. Duesberg and Richard Horton, p. 51
                                                                  15. 'France's Hollow Years' by Jaap Querido, Robert J. Soucy, and David Carroll, ..., p. 52
                                                                  16. Bosnian War Criminals, p. 53
                                                                  17. Letters by Guy MacLean Rogers, Mary Lefkowitz, and Bruce Seymour, ..., pp. 54-56
                                                                  18. Cover Drawing by David Levine
                                                                3. [+]
                                                                  September 19, 1996 Issue = 17 Articles
                                                                  1. [+]
                                                                    Hollywood's Trap by Louis Menand, pp. 4-7 - 6 Reviews
                                                                    1. The Nutty Professor (1996 Film) by Tom Shadyac
                                                                    2. Independence Day (1996 Film) by Roland Emmerich
                                                                    3. Mission: Impossible (1996 Film) by Brian De Palma
                                                                    4. The Rock (1996 Film) by Michael Bay
                                                                    5. Twister (1996 Film) by Jan de Bont
                                                                    6. The Cable Guy (1996 Film) by Ben Stiller
                                                                  2. [+]
                                                                    The Devil in the Details by Gordon A. Craig, pp. 8-13 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. Goebbels: Mastermind of the Third Reich by David Irving
                                                                  3. [+]
                                                                    The Deferential Spirit by Joan Didion, pp. 14-19 - 6 Reviews
                                                                    1. The Choice by Bob Woodward
                                                                    2. The Agenda: Inside the Clinton White House by Bob Woodward
                                                                    3. The Commanders by Bob Woodward
                                                                    4. Veil by Bob Woodward
                                                                    5. Wired by Bob Woodward
                                                                    6. The Brethren by Bob Woodward and Scott Armstrong
                                                                  4. [+]
                                                                    Doomsterism by Paul Kennedy, pp. 20-22 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. The Ends of the Earth by Robert D. Kaplan
                                                                  5. [+]
                                                                    The Road to Kisses by Kenneth Maxwell, pp. 23-25 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. The True History of Chocolate by Sophie D. Coe and Michael D. Coe
                                                                  6. [+]
                                                                    The Consolation of Theosophy by Frederick Crews, pp. 26-30 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. Madame Blavatsky's Baboon by Peter Washington
                                                                  7. [+]
                                                                    The Pleasure of the Text by Frank Kermode, pp. 31-33 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. Great Books by David Denby
                                                                  8. [+]
                                                                    Why the Balkans Are So Violent by Misha Glenny, pp. 34-39 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. Love Thy Neighbor by Peter Maass
                                                                  9. [+]
                                                                    In Pursuit of Fairness by Ian Hacking, pp. 40-43 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. Inequality Reexamined by Amartya Sen
                                                                  10. [+]
                                                                    Beyond Art by Ingrid D. Rowland, pp. 44-48 - 2 Reviews
                                                                    1. Etruscan Art by Otto Brendel
                                                                    2. The Western Greeks by G. Pugliese Carratelli
                                                                  11. [+]
                                                                    Getting Things Right by Brad Leithauser, pp. 49-52 - 2 Reviews
                                                                    1. New and Selected Poems by Donald Justice
                                                                    2. Strange Relation by Daniel Hall
                                                                  12. [+]
                                                                    An Attack in Atlanta by Nicholas Lemann, pp. 53-56 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. The Temple Bombing by Melissa Fay Greene
                                                                  13. [+]
                                                                    The Truth Teller by Helen Vendler, pp. 57-60 - 2 Reviews
                                                                    1. Becoming Modern: The Life of Mina Loy by Carolyn Burke
                                                                    2. The Lost Lunar Baedeker by Mina Loy and Roger L. Conover
                                                                  14. [+]
                                                                    A Tale of Three Leaders by Garry Wills, pp. 61-74 - 4 Reviews
                                                                    1. An Easy Burden by Andrew Young
                                                                    2. Prophet of Rage by Arthur J. Magida
                                                                    3. In the Name of Elijah Muhammad by Mattias Gardell
                                                                    4. Jesse: The Life and Pilgrimage of Jesse Jackson by Marshall Frady
                                                                  15. 'The AIDS Heresy' by Peter H. Duesberg, Meyer Friedman, and Richard Horton, ..., p. 75
                                                                  16. 'Struggle for the Kremlin' by Abraham Brumberg and Jack F. Matlock, Jr., pp. 76-77
                                                                  17. Letters by James Martin, S.J., Simon Leys, and Liisa H. Malkki, ..., pp. 78-84
                                                              4. [+]
                                                                Issues of Oct.-Dec. 1996 = 6 Issues, 102 Articles
                                                                1. [+]
                                                                  October 3, 1996 Issue = 15 Articles
                                                                  1. [+]
                                                                    Whispers from the Abyss by Michael Ignatieff, pp. 4-6 - 3 Reviews
                                                                    1. The Mandelstam and "Der Nister" Files by Peter B. Maggs
                                                                    2. Arrested Voices by Vitaly Shentalinsky
                                                                    3. Intimacy and Terror by Veronique Garros, Natalia Korenevskaya, and Thomas Lahusen, ...
                                                                  2. Marble Girls of Athens by Patricia Storace, pp. 7-11
                                                                  3. [+]
                                                                    Only in Amerika by J.M. Coetzee, pp. 12-15 - 2 Reviews
                                                                    1. The Bride of Texas by Josef Skvorecky
                                                                    2. Headed for the Blues by Josef Skvorecky
                                                                  4. A Tale of Two Cities by Garry Wills, pp. 16-22
                                                                  5. [+]
                                                                    The Beethoven Takeover by Joseph Kerman, pp. 23-25 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. Beethoven Hero by Scott Burnham
                                                                  6. On Political Judgment by Isaiah Berlin, pp. 26-30
                                                                  7. [+]
                                                                    Mexico: Murder Without Justice by Alma Guillermoprieto, pp. 31-35 - 2 Reviews
                                                                    1. The Mexican Shock by Jorge G. Castaneda
                                                                    2. Bordering on Chaos by Andres Oppenheimer
                                                                  8. [+]
                                                                    Marked Man by John Gross, pp. 36-37 - 2 Reviews
                                                                    1. The Statement by Brian Moore
                                                                    2. Memory, the Holocaust, and French Justice by Richard J. Golsan
                                                                  9. [+]
                                                                    The Consolation of Theosophy II by Frederick Crews, pp. 38-44 - 4 Reviews
                                                                    1. The Occult Roots of Nazism by Nicholas Goodrick-Clarke
                                                                    2. The Jung Cult by Richard Noll
                                                                    3. Remembering Anna O by Mikkel Borch-Jacobsen
                                                                    4. Madame Blavatsky's Baboon by Peter Washington
                                                                  10. [+]
                                                                    Mortal Longings by Caroline Fraser, pp. 45-47 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. The White Blackbird by Honor Moore
                                                                  11. [+]
                                                                    Degas in the Evening by James Fenton, pp. 48-52 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. Degas: Beyond Impressionism by Richard Kendall
                                                                  12. Me, the People by Murray Kempton, p. 53
                                                                  13. Sokal's Hoax by Michael Holquist, Robert Shulman, and George Levine, ..., pp. 54-56
                                                                  14. Letters by Shimon Redlich, Fritz Stern, and Robert Conquest, ..., pp. 57-60
                                                                  15. Cover Drawing by David Levine
                                                                2. [+]
                                                                  October 17, 1996 Issue = 16 Articles
                                                                  1. [+]
                                                                    Discovering the New World by Patrick O'Brian, pp. 4-7 - 2 Reviews
                                                                    1. Travels and Other Writings by William Bartram and Thomas P. Slaughter
                                                                    2. The Natures of John and William Bartram by Thomas P. Slaughter
                                                                  2. The Politics of Betrayal by Kanan Makiya, pp. 8-11
                                                                  3. [+]
                                                                    That's Life by Gabriele Annan, pp. 12-13 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. The Collected Stories by Mavis Gallant
                                                                  4. [+]
                                                                    Degas in Chicago by James Fenton, pp. 14-18 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. Degas: Beyond Impressionism by Richard Kendall
                                                                  5. The Curse of American Politics by Ronald Dworkin, pp. 19-24
                                                                  6. Hollywood by John Gregory Dunne, pp. 25-29
                                                                  7. [+]
                                                                    White Mischief by Jason Epstein, pp. 30-32 - 2 Reviews
                                                                    1. Up from Conservatism by Michael Lind
                                                                    2. The World Turned Right Side Up by Godfrey Hodgson
                                                                  8. [+]
                                                                    Up Against the Wall by Steve Jones, pp. 33-34 - 2 Reviews
                                                                    1. Dinosaur in a Haystack by Stephen Jay Gould
                                                                    2. Full House by Stephen Jay Gould
                                                                  9. [+]
                                                                    Here To Stay by Brad Leithauser, pp. 35-38 - 7 Reviews
                                                                    1. Ira Gershwin by Philip Furia
                                                                    2. The Poets of Tin Pan Alley by Philip Furia
                                                                    3. The Complete Lyrics of Ira Gershwin by Robert Kimball and Ira Gershwin
                                                                    4. Gershwin: His Life and Music by Charles Schwartz
                                                                    5. Lyrics on Several Occasions by Ira Gershwin
                                                                    6. The Memory of All That by Joan Peyser
                                                                    7. Fascinating Rhythm by Deena R. Rosenberg
                                                                  10. [+]
                                                                    Dream Time by Alan Ryan, pp. 39-42 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. A Tale of Two Utopias by Paul Berman
                                                                  11. [+]
                                                                    The Hope for China by Fang Lizhi and Perry Link, pp. 43-47 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. Science and Dissent in Post-Mao China by H. Lyman Miller
                                                                  12. [+]
                                                                    Other People's Wives by Michael Wood, pp. 48-50 - 2 Reviews
                                                                    1. John's Wife by Robert Coover
                                                                    2. The Debt to Pleasure by John Lanchester
                                                                  13. At the Heart of Slavery by David Brion Davis, pp. 51-54
                                                                  14. Fear and Loathing in Europe by Ian Buruma, pp. 55-60
                                                                  15. An Open Letter to Yasir Arafat, p. 61
                                                                  16. Letters by William Cookson, Louis Menand, and Carol Garrard, ..., pp. 61-64
                                                                3. [+]
                                                                  October 31, 1996 Issue = 16 Articles
                                                                  1. [+]
                                                                    In the Wasteland by Elizabeth Hardwick, pp. 4-7 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. The Last Thing He Wanted by Joan Didion
                                                                  2. [+]
                                                                    Holy Warrior by Tony Judt, pp. 8-13 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. His Holiness by Carl Bernstein and Marco Politi
                                                                  3. [+]
                                                                    Faking Picasso by John Richardson, pp. 14-17 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. Surviving Picasso (1996 Film) by James Ivory
                                                                  4. [+]
                                                                    Victims and Executioners by Bernard Knox, pp. 18-21 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. The Jews by Pierre Vidal-Naquet and David Ames Curtis
                                                                  5. [+]
                                                                    Nights at the Opera by Robert Craft, pp. 22-26 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. Otto Klemperer, His Life and Times: Vol. II, 1933-1973 by Peter Heyworth
                                                                  6. There They Go Again by Benjamin M. Friedman, pp. 27-33
                                                                  7. [+]
                                                                    Losers by Witold Rybczynski, pp. 34-45 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. The New American Ghetto by Camilo Jose Vergara
                                                                  8. [+]
                                                                    The King of Weird by Joyce Carol Oates, pp. 46-53 - 6 Reviews
                                                                    1. H.P. Lovecraft: A Life by S.T. Joshi
                                                                    2. The Dunwich Horror and Others by H.P. Lovecraft and S.T. Joshi
                                                                    3. At the Mountains of Madness and Other Tales of Terror by H.P. Lovecraft and S.T. Joshi
                                                                    4. Dagon and Other Macabre Tales by H.P. Lovecraft and S.T. Joshi
                                                                    5. H.P. Lovecraft: Miscellaneous Writings by S.T. Joshi and H.P. Lovecraft
                                                                    6. Selected Letters by H.P. Lovecraft and S.T. Joshi
                                                                  9. [+]
                                                                    The Myth of Florence by Charles Hope, pp. 54-57 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. Florence: A Portrait by Michael Levey
                                                                  10. [+]
                                                                    The New Germany by Gordon A. Craig, pp. 58-62 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. The Politics of Memory by Jane Kramer
                                                                  11. [+]
                                                                    Palm Beach Story by Thomas R. Edwards, pp. 63-65 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. About Schmidt by Louis Begley
                                                                  12. [+]
                                                                    Subject Women by Edmund S. Morgan, pp. 66-69 - 3 Reviews
                                                                    1. First Generations by Carol Berkin
                                                                    2. Founding Mothers and Fathers by Mary Beth Norton
                                                                    3. Women Before the Bar by Cornelia Hughes Dayton
                                                                  13. Rwanda by David Rieff, pp. 70-75
                                                                  14. Keeping Arafat Occupied by Murray Kempton, p. 76
                                                                  15. Letters by Jean Moorcroft Wilson, Denis Donoghue, and Ian Jack, ..., pp. 77-80
                                                                  16. Cover Drawing by David Levine
                                                                4. [+]
                                                                  November 14, 1996 Issue = 19 Articles
                                                                  1. [+]
                                                                    The Roots of Radicalism by Jared Diamond, pp. 4-7 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. Born to Rebel by Frank J. Sulloway
                                                                  2. [+]
                                                                    The Miracle at Chauvet by E.H. Gombrich, pp. 8-11 - 2 Reviews
                                                                    1. Dawn of Art: The Chauvet Cave by Jean-Marie Chauvet and Eliette Brunel Deschamps, ...
                                                                    2. Cave Beneath the Sea by Jean Clottes and Jean Courtin
                                                                  3. [+]
                                                                    Hating Hillary by Garry Wills, pp. 12-13 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. The Seduction of Hillary Rodham by David Brock
                                                                  4. [+]
                                                                    Gifts of the Greeks by Jasper Griffin, pp. 14-16 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. Dinner with Persephone by Patricia Storace
                                                                  5. On Szymborska by Czeslaw Milosz, p. 17
                                                                  6. [+]
                                                                    Hungary's Revolution: Forty Years On by Timothy Garton Ash, pp. 18-22 - 2 Reviews
                                                                    1. The Hungarian Revolution of 1956 by Gyorgy Litvan, Janos M. Bak, and Lyman H. Legters, ...
                                                                    2. Hungary's Negotiated Revolution by Rudolf L. Tokes
                                                                  7. Dole's Three Strikes by Louis Menand, p. 23
                                                                  8. [+]
                                                                    The Painful Comedy of Samuel Beckett by John Banville, pp. 24-28 - 6 Reviews
                                                                    1. Damned to Fame by James Knowlson
                                                                    2. Samuel Beckett by Anthony Cronin
                                                                    3. The World of Samuel Beckett, 1906-1946 by Lois Gordon
                                                                    4. The Complete Short Prose, 1929-1989 by Samuel Beckett and S.E. Gontarski
                                                                    5. Eleutheria by Samuel Beckett
                                                                    6. Nohow On: Company, Ill Seen Ill Said, Worstward Ho by Samuel Beckett
                                                                  9. [+]
                                                                    Million Dollar Legs by Murray Kempton, p. 29 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. Dossier: The Secret History of Armand Hammer by Edward Jay Epstein
                                                                  10. [+]
                                                                    The Rise & Fall of a Half-Genius by Rosemary Dinnage, pp. 30-33 - 2 Reviews
                                                                    1. The Wing of Madness by Daniel Burston
                                                                    2. Mad to be Normal by Bob Mullan and R.D. Laing
                                                                  11. [+]
                                                                    Something for the Boys by Christopher Hitchens, pp. 34-37 - 2 Reviews
                                                                    1. Executive Orders by Tom Clancy
                                                                    2. Marine by Tom Clancy
                                                                  12. [+]
                                                                    Poet of Holy Dread by John Bayley, pp. 38-40 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. Paul Celan: Poet, Survivor, Jew by John Felstiner
                                                                  13. [+]
                                                                    The Tragedy of Cambodia by William Shawcross, pp. 41-45 - 3 Reviews
                                                                    1. The Pol Pot Regime by Ben Kiernan
                                                                    2. Gecko Tails by Carol Livingston
                                                                    3. Propaganda, Politics, and Violence in Cambodia by Steve Heder and Judy Ledgerwood
                                                                  14. [+]
                                                                    A Hero of Antislavery by Eric L. McKitrick, pp. 46-50 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. Arguing About Slavery by William Lee Miller
                                                                  15. [+]
                                                                    The Drama of Gottfried Semper by Gordon A. Craig, pp. 51-56 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. Gottfried Semper by Harry Mallgrave
                                                                  16. [+]
                                                                    Did Beethoven Have All the Luck by Charles Rosen, pp. 57-62 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. Beethoven and the Construction of Genius by Tia DeNora
                                                                  17. An Unholy War by Amos Oz, p. 63
                                                                  18. Christian Science by M. Victor Westberg, Robert David Thomas, and Caroline Fraser, ..., p. 63
                                                                  19. Letters by Jeri Laber, K. Paul Johnson, and Frederick Crews, ..., pp. 64-68
                                                                5. [+]
                                                                  November 28, 1996 Issue = 19 Articles
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                                                                    The Man in the Otter Collar by Neal Ascherson, pp. 4-7 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. Aleksander Wat by Tomas Venclova
                                                                  2. [+]
                                                                    Modest Proposals by Andrew Hacker, pp. 8-12 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. When Work Disappears by William Julius Wilson
                                                                  3. [+]
                                                                    Bridges to the Invisible by John Updike, pp. 13-15 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. Self-Portrait in Words by Max Beckmann and Barbara C. Buenger
                                                                  4. [+]
                                                                    The Lying Game by Michael Wood, pp. 16-17 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. The Tailor of Panama by John le Carre
                                                                  5. [+]
                                                                    Goldhagen in Germany by Josef Joffe, pp. 18-21 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. Hitler's Willing Executioners by Daniel Jonah Goldhagen
                                                                  6. [+]
                                                                    What Do Women Want? by Diane Johnson, pp. 22-28 - 6 Reviews
                                                                    1. "Bad Girls"/"Good Girls" by Nan Bauer Maglin and Donna Perry
                                                                    2. Feminism Is Not the Story of My Life by Elizabeth Fox-Genovese
                                                                    3. She Works/He Works by Rosalind C. Barnett and Caryl Rivers
                                                                    4. The Sibling Society by Robert Bly
                                                                    5. The Seasons of a Woman's Life by Daniel J. Levinson and Judy D. Levinson
                                                                    6. The Cultural Contradictions of Motherhood by Sharon Hays
                                                                  7. [+]
                                                                    Getting Even by Frank Kermode, pp. 29-31 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. Revenge Tragedy by John Kerrigan
                                                                  8. [+]
                                                                    Easy Rider by Bill McKibben, pp. 32-34 - 2 Reviews
                                                                    1. The Car That Could by Michael Shnayerson
                                                                    2. Taking Charge by Michael Brian Schiffer
                                                                  9. [+]
                                                                    Godfather by D. Kern Holoman, pp. 35-38 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. Franz Liszt: The Final Years, 1861-1886 by Alan Walker
                                                                  10. [+]
                                                                    The Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner by Stuart Hampshire, pp. 39-41 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. Bertrand Russell: The Spirit of Solitude, 1872-1921 by Ray Monk
                                                                  11. [+]
                                                                    The Sky's the Limit by Ian Buruma, pp. 42-47 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. S, M, L, XL by Rem Koolhaas, Bruce Mau, and Jennifer Sigler
                                                                  12. [+]
                                                                    The Uses of Fascism by Robert O. Paxton, pp. 48-51 - 2 Reviews
                                                                    1. Fascism: Past, Present, Future by Walter Laqueur
                                                                    2. A History of Fascism, 1914-1945 by Stanley G. Payne
                                                                  13. [+]
                                                                    Bringing Homer Home by Jasper Griffin, pp. 52-55 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. The Iliad/The Odyssey by Robert Fagles, Bernard Knox, and Homer
                                                                  14. [+]
                                                                    Homage from Catalonia by Raymond Carr, pp. 56-58 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. Visionaries by William A. Christian, Jr.
                                                                  15. [+]
                                                                    The Supreme Fiction by Denis Donoghue, pp. 59-62 - 3 Reviews
                                                                    1. Soul Says by Helen Vendler
                                                                    2. The Breaking of Style by Helen Vendler
                                                                    3. The Given and the Made by Helen Vendler
                                                                  16. In the Pasture by Jorie Graham, pp. 63-64
                                                                  17. Drugs and the CIA by Murray Kempton, p. 65
                                                                  18. Letters by Robert N. Bellah, Ambrose Evans-Pritchard, and Gene Lyons, ..., pp. 65-68
                                                                  19. Cover engraving by Grandville
                                                                6. [+]
                                                                  December 19, 1996 Issue = 17 Articles
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                                                                    Murder and Memory by Hilary Mantel, pp. 4-9 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. Alias Grace by Margaret Atwood
                                                                  2. [+]
                                                                    Last Chance for Bosnia? by Warren Zimmermann, pp. 10-14 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. Unfinished Peace
                                                                  3. [+]
                                                                    But Is It True? by Richard Jenkyns, pp. 15-18 - 3 Reviews
                                                                    1. Schliemann of Troy by David A. Traill
                                                                    2. Lost and Found by Caroline Moorehead
                                                                    3. The Gold of Troy by Vladimir Tolstikov and Mikhail Treister
                                                                  4. [+]
                                                                    High in the Lower Depths by Nicholas Lemann, pp. 19-21 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. Rosa Lee by Leon Dash
                                                                  5. Israel and the End of Zionism by Amos Elon, pp. 22-30
                                                                  6. [+]
                                                                    The Power of Chastity by Fiona MacCarthy, pp. 31-33 - 2 Reviews
                                                                    1. Sisters in Arms by Jo Ann Kay McNamara
                                                                    2. Women and Religion in Medieval and Renaissance Italy by Daniel Bornstein, Roberto Rusconi, and Margery J. Schneider, ...
                                                                  7. [+]
                                                                    Gorbachev by Jack F. Matlock, Jr., pp. 34-41 - 2 Reviews
                                                                    1. Memoirs by Mikhail Gorbachev
                                                                    2. The Gorbachev Factor by Archie Brown
                                                                  8. [+]
                                                                    The Village Genius by Anne Barton, pp. 42-49 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. Poems of the Middle Period 1822-1837 by John Clare, Eric Robinson, David Powell, and P.M.S. Dawson, ...
                                                                  9. [+]
                                                                    The Risks of Witness by Jonathan Spence, pp. 50-53 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. Troublemaker by Harry Wu and George Vecsey
                                                                  10. [+]
                                                                    Magnificent Obsession by Geoffrey O'Brien, pp. 54-60 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. Vertigo (1958 Film) by Alfred Hitchcock
                                                                  11. [+]
                                                                    A Banner With a Strange Device by James Fenton, pp. 61-67 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. Jasper Johns: A Retrospective by Kirk Varnedoe and Jasper Johns
                                                                  12. [+]
                                                                    Social Security and Its Discontents by Jeff Madrick, pp. 68-72 - 4 Reviews
                                                                    1. Restoring Hope in America by Sam Beard
                                                                    2. Frightening America's Elderly by Thomas J. DiLorenzo
                                                                    3. Will America Grow Up Before It Grows Old? by Peter G. Peterson
                                                                    4. Social Security in the Twenty-First Century by Eric R. Kingson and James H. Schulz
                                                                  13. The Cambodian Tragedy, Continued by William Shawcross, pp. 73-74
                                                                  14. [+]
                                                                    The Art & Politics of the Nativity by Garry Wills, pp. 75-82 - 1 Review
                                                                    1. The Angel Tree by Linn Howard and Mary Jane Pool
                                                                  15. The Second Oldest Profession by Murray Kempton, p. 83
                                                                  16. Letters by Abraham H. Foxman, Gordon Craig, and Clancy Sigal, ..., pp. 84-88
                                                                  17. Cover Drawing by David Levine
                                                            2. [+]
                                                              Issues of 1997 = 20 Issues, 328 Articles
                                                              1. [+]
                                                                Issues of 1998 = 20 Issues, 344 Articles
                                                                1. [+]
                                                                  Issues of 1999 = 20 Issues, 366 Articles
                                                                2. [+]
                                                                  Issues of the 2000s = 6 Years, 66 Issues, 1,270 Articles
                                                                  1. [+]
                                                                    Issues of 2000 = 20 Issues, 380 Articles
                                                                    1. [+]
                                                                      Issues of 2005 = 1 Issue, 17 Articles
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                                                                        Issues of 2006 = 6 Issues, 97 Articles
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                                                                          Issues of 2007 = 9 Issues, 166 Articles
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                                                                            Issues of 2008 = 13 Issues, 286 Articles
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                                                                              Issues of 2009 = 17 Issues, 324 Articles
                                                                            2. [+]
                                                                              Issues of the 2010s = 1 Year, 19 Issues, 402 Articles
                                                                              1. [+]
                                                                                Issues of 2010 = 19 Issues, 402 Articles