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A Short Journey to the Unknown
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    Issues of the 1970s = 4 Years, 13 Issues, 572 Articles
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      Issues of 1976 = 1 Issue, 43 Articles
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        Issues of 1977 = 4 Issues, 180 Articles
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          Issues of 1978 = 4 Issues, 179 Articles
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            Issues of 1979 = 4 Issues, 170 Articles
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            Issues of the 1980s = 10 Years, 46 Issues, 1,484 Articles
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              Issues of 1980 = 4 Issues, 164 Articles
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                      Issues of 1984 = 4 Issues, 124 Articles
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                                Issues of 1989 = 4 Issues, 116 Articles
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                                Issues of the 1990s = 8 Years, 32 Issues, 1,014 Articles
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                                  Issues of 1990 = 4 Issues, 108 Articles
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                                    Issues of 1993 = 4 Issues, 122 Articles
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                                      Issues of 1994 = 4 Issues, 123 Articles
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                                        Issues of 1995 = 4 Issues, 124 Articles
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                                          Issues of 1996 = 4 Issues, 139 Articles
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                                            Issues of 1997 = 4 Issues, 129 Articles
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                                              Spring 1997 Issue = 34 Articles
                                              1. Editor's Comment, pp. 2-3
                                              2. Correspondence, pp. 4-9
                                              3. Findings, pp. 10-11
                                              4. At Issue, pp. 12-14
                                              5. Rediscovering the Victorians, p. 15
                                              6. Signs of the Times by Malcolm Warner, pp. 16-31
                                              7. The Ends of Empire by David Gilmour, pp. 32-39
                                              8. Enduring Fictions by Edward Alexander, pp. 40-47
                                              9. The Age of Philanthropy by Gertrude Himmelfarb, pp. 48-55
                                              10. Classical Jazz by Clive Davis, pp. 56-63
                                              11. How the Chair Conquered the World by Edward Tenner, pp. 64-70
                                              12. Why Buddhism Baffles the West, p. 71
                                              13. Buddhism Comes to Main Street by Jan Nattier, pp. 72-80
                                              14. The Worldliness of Buddhism by Donald K. Swearer, pp. 81-93
                                              15. [+]
                                                The Great Organizer by Patrick J. Keane, pp. 94-96 - 1 Review
                                                1. W. B. Yeats: A Life, Vol. I by R.F. Foster
                                              16. [+]
                                                Come Hell & High Water by Bertram Wyatt-Brown, pp. 97-99 - 1 Review
                                                1. Rising Tide by John M. Barry
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                                                Color-blind Justice? by William A. Galston and David T. Wasserman, pp. 100-101 - 1 Review
                                                1. Race, Crime, and the Law by Randall Kennedy
                                              18. [+]
                                                Science & Technology (1 Review)
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                                                  Review Connected Knowledge, by Alan H. Cromer by Paul R. Gross, p. 102 - 1 Review
                                                  1. Connected Knowledge by Alan H. Cromer
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                                                Religion & Philosophy (4 Reviews)
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                                                  Review Spinoza, Liberalism, and the Question of Jewis... by Peter Berkowitz, p. 103 - 1 Review
                                                  1. Spinoza, Liberalism, and the Question of Jewish Identity by Steven B. Smith
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                                                  Review Conservatism, by Jerry Z. Muller by Charles R. Kesler, p. 103 - 1 Review
                                                  1. Conservatism by Jerry Z. Muller
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                                                  Review The Sense of Reality, by Isaiah Berlin and Hen... by Susan Ginsburg, p. 104 - 1 Review
                                                  1. The Sense of Reality by Isaiah Berlin and Henry Hardy
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                                                  Review A Measure of My Days, by David Loxterkamp by Richard Selzer, p. 104 - 1 Review
                                                  1. A Measure of My Days by David Loxterkamp
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                                                Contemporary Affairs (1 Review)
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                                                  Review The Lipstick Proviso, by Karen Lehrman by Martha Bayles, p. 105 - 1 Review
                                                  1. The Lipstick Proviso by Karen Lehrman
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                                                Arts & Letters (3 Reviews)
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                                                  Review What's Happened to the Humanities?, by Alvin B... by James M. Morris, p. 105 - 1 Review
                                                  1. What's Happened to the Humanities? by Alvin B. Kernan
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                                                  Review George Eliot: A Life, by Rosemary Ashton by Sudip K. Bose, p. 106 - 1 Review
                                                  1. George Eliot: A Life by Rosemary Ashton
                                                3. [+]
                                                  Review Charlie Chaplin and His Times, by Kenneth S. Lynn by James Carman, p. 107 - 1 Review
                                                  1. Charlie Chaplin and His Times by Kenneth S. Lynn
                                              22. [+]
                                                History (3 Reviews)
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                                                  Review Mexico: Biography of Power, by Enrique Krauze by T.R. Fehrenbach, p. 107 - 1 Review
                                                  1. Mexico: Biography of Power by Enrique Krauze
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                                                  Review Redeeming Culture, by James Burkhart Gilbert by Ken Myers, p. 108 - 1 Review
                                                  1. Redeeming Culture by James Burkhart Gilbert
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                                                  Review For Cause and Comrades, by James M. McPherson by Wilfred M. McClay, p. 109 - 1 Review
                                                  1. For Cause and Comrades by James M. McPherson
                                              23. Poetry by Edward Hirsch, pp. 110-111
                                              24. Poems by Wislawa Szymborska, pp. 112-116
                                              25. Periodicals, pp. 117-142
                                              26. Research Reports, pp. 143-146
                                              27. Cover: Detail from London Visitors (c. 1873) by James Tissot
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                                              Summer 1997 Issue = 28 Articles
                                              1. Editor's Comment, pp. 2-3
                                              2. Correspondence, pp. 4-7
                                              3. Findings, pp. 8-9
                                              4. At Issue, pp. 10-13
                                              5. Money and Politics: The Oldest Connection by Gil Troy, pp. 14-33
                                              6. The Man Who Would Rescue Art by David Levi Strauss, pp. 34-49
                                              7. A Balkan Comedy by William McPherson, pp. 50-71
                                              8. The Places We Play by J.B. Jackson, pp. 72-89
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                                                Annals of Blinksmanship by Thomas Blanton, pp. 90-92 - 2 Reviews
                                                1. We Now Know by John Lewis Gaddis
                                                2. "One Hell of a Gamble" by Aleksandr Fursenko and Timothy J. Naftali
                                              10. [+]
                                                The Other Borges by Richard Barnes, pp. 93-95 - 1 Review
                                                1. Borges: A Life by James Woodall
                                              11. [+]
                                                Showing Off by Lionel Tiger, pp. 96-97 - 1 Review
                                                1. The Handicap Principle by Amotz Zahavi and Avishag Zahavi
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                                                Art & Letters (2 Reviews)
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                                                  Review Francis Bacon: Anatomy of an Enigma, by Michae... by Clive Davis, p. 98 - 1 Review
                                                  1. Francis Bacon: Anatomy of an Enigma by Michael Peppiatt
                                                2. [+]
                                                  Review The Hundred Thousand Fools of God, by Theodore... by Martha Bayles, p. 98 - 1 Review
                                                  1. The Hundred Thousand Fools of God by Theodore Levin
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                                                Contemporary Affairs (2 Reviews)
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                                                  Review Time for Life, by John P. Robinson and Geoffre... by Lee Burns, p. 99 - 1 Review
                                                  1. Time for Life by John P. Robinson and Geoffrey Godbey
                                                2. [+]
                                                  Review Moral Judgment, by James Q. Wilson by Philip Selznick, p. 100 - 1 Review
                                                  1. Moral Judgment by James Q. Wilson
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                                                History (2 Reviews)
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                                                  Review Dereliction of Duty, by H.R. McMaster by Peter Braestrup, p. 100 - 1 Review
                                                  1. Dereliction of Duty by H.R. McMaster
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                                                  Review Russia: People and Empire, 1552-1917, by Geoff... by S. Frederick Starr, p. 101 - 1 Review
                                                  1. Russia: People and Empire, 1552-1917 by Geoffrey Hosking
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                                                Religion & Philosophy (2 Reviews)
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                                                  Review The Complete Dead Sea Scrolls in English, by G... by James Carman, p. 102 - 1 Review
                                                  1. The Complete Dead Sea Scrolls in English by Geza Vermes
                                                2. [+]
                                                  Review Five Lost Classics, by Robin D.S. Yates by Andrew Meyer, p. 103 - 1 Review
                                                  1. Five Lost Classics by Robin D.S. Yates
                                              16. [+]
                                                Science & Technology (3 Reviews)
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                                                  Review Visual Explanations, by Edward R. Tufte by Edward Tenner, p. 104 - 1 Review
                                                  1. Visual Explanations by Edward R. Tufte
                                                2. [+]
                                                  Review The Mathematical Universe, by William Dunham by David Luban, p. 105 - 1 Review
                                                  1. The Mathematical Universe by William Dunham
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                                                  Review Buffon: A Life in Natural History, by Jacques ... by Paul R. Gross, pp. 106-107 - 1 Review
                                                  1. Buffon: A Life in Natural History by Jacques Roger
                                              17. Poetry by Anthony Hecht, pp. 108-109
                                              18. Poems by Walter de la Mare, pp. 110-114
                                              19. Periodicals, pp. 115-140
                                              20. Research Reports, pp. 141-143
                                              21. From the Center by Charles Blitzer, pp. 144-146
                                              22. Cover Design by Adrianne Onderdonk Dudden
                                            3. [+]
                                              Autumn 1997 Issue = 31 Articles
                                              1. Editor's Comment, pp. 2-5
                                              2. Correspondence, pp. 6-11
                                              3. Findings, pp. 12-13
                                              4. At Issue, pp. 14-15
                                              5. India's Theaters of Independence by Sunil Khilnani, pp. 16-45
                                              6. On Loyalty by Alan Wolfe, pp. 46-56
                                              7. Living With the Corporation, p. 57
                                              8. The Making of the Modern Corporation by Morton Keller, pp. 58-69
                                              9. From Beast to Beauty by J. Bradford De Long, pp. 70-81
                                              10. A Short Journey to the Unknown by William W. Warner, pp. 82-90
                                              11. [+]
                                                Westling with God by Amy E. Schwartz, pp. 91-93 - 1 Review
                                                1. God and the American Writer by Alfred Kazin
                                              12. [+]
                                                What to Make of China? by Anne Thurston, pp. 94-95 - 2 Reviews
                                                1. The Great Wall and the Empty Fortress by Andrew J. Nathan and Robert S. Ross
                                                2. The Coming Conflict with China by Richard Bernstein and Ross H. Munro
                                              13. [+]
                                                The Good News About Race by James Patterson, pp. 96-98 - 1 Review
                                                1. America in Black and White by Stephan Thernstrom and Abigail Thernstrom
                                              14. [+]
                                                Religion & Philosophy (2 Reviews)
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                                                  Review The End of Time, by Damian Thompson by James Reston, Jr., p. 99 - 2 Reviews
                                                  1. The End of Time by Damian Thompson
                                                  2. Questioning the Millennium by Stephen Jay Gould
                                                2. [+]
                                                  Review In Pursuit of Privacy, by Judith Wagner DeCew by Arnon Siegel, p. 100 - 1 Review
                                                  1. In Pursuit of Privacy by Judith Wagner DeCew
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                                                Arts & Letters (2 Reviews)
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                                                  Review Burning the Days, by James Salter by James M. Morris, p. 100 - 1 Review
                                                  1. Burning the Days by James Salter
                                                2. [+]
                                                  Review Punch: The Lively Youth of a British Instituti... by Clive Davis, p. 101 - 1 Review
                                                  1. Punch: The Lively Youth of a British Institution, 1841-1851 by Richard D. Altick
                                              16. [+]
                                                Contemporary Affairs (3 Reviews)
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                                                  Review Disunited States, by John D. Donahue by Louis Jacobson, p. 102 - 1 Review
                                                  1. Disunited States by John D. Donahue
                                                2. [+]
                                                  Review Making the Corps, by Thomas E. Ricks by A.J. Bacevich, p. 103 - 1 Review
                                                  1. Making the Corps by Thomas E. Ricks
                                                3. [+]
                                                  Review News of a Kidnapping, by Gabriel Garcia Marquez by David Brindley, p. 104 - 1 Review
                                                  1. News of a Kidnapping by Gabriel Garcia Marquez
                                              17. [+]
                                                History (3 Reviews)
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                                                  Review The Black Death and the Transformation of the ... by Edward Tenner, p. 105 - 1 Review
                                                  1. The Black Death and the Transformation of the West by David Herlihy and Samuel Kline Cohn, Jr.
                                                2. [+]
                                                  Review Divided Memory, by Jeffrey Herf by Burkhard Koch, p. 106 - 1 Review
                                                  1. Divided Memory by Jeffrey Herf
                                                3. [+]
                                                  Review Homesteading, by Percy Wollaston by Stephen Bates, p. 106 - 1 Review
                                                  1. Homesteading by Percy Wollaston
                                              18. [+]
                                                Science & Technology (2 Reviews)
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                                                  Review The Platypus and the Mermaid, by Harriet Ritvo by Toby Lester, p. 107 - 1 Review
                                                  1. The Platypus and the Mermaid by Harriet Ritvo
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                                                  Review The Symbolic Species, by Terrence W. Deacon by Paul R. Gross, p. 108 - 1 Review
                                                  1. The Symbolic Species by Terrence W. Deacon
                                              19. Poetry by Edward Hirsch, pp. 109-110
                                              20. Poems by Derek Walcott, pp. 111-114
                                              21. Periodicals, pp. 115-140
                                              22. Research Reports, pp. 141-143
                                              23. From the Center by Charles Blitzer, pp. 144-146
                                              24. Cover: Burning Ghat on the Banks of the Ganges (1992) by Raghu Rai
                                            4. [+]
                                              Winter 1997 Issue = 36 Articles
                                              1. Editor's Comment, p. 3
                                              2. Correspondence, pp. 4-6
                                              3. Findings, pp. 7-8
                                              4. At Issue, pp. 9-10
                                              5. Europa: The Past and Future of an Idea, p. 11
                                              6. What Do We Mean by Europe? by J.G.A. Pocock, pp. 12-29
                                              7. Land of War, Land of Peace by Michael Howard, pp. 30-36
                                              8. Background Books , pp. 37-38
                                              9. The Strange Politics of Affirmative Action by Peter Skerry, pp. 39-46
                                              10. Giving Away the Store, p. 47
                                              11. While America Sleeps by John J. Fialka, pp. 48-63
                                              12. Guarding the Wealth of Nations by Patrick Marshall, pp. 64-71
                                              13. The Death of the Footnote (Report on an Exaggeration) by Anthony Grafton, pp. 72-77
                                              14. Malraux's Mission by Herman Lebovics, pp. 78-87
                                              15. [+]
                                                Abel Strikes Back by Andrew Mendelsohn, pp. 88-89 - 1 Review
                                                1. Born to Rebel by Frank J. Sulloway
                                              16. [+]
                                                Lessons of the Brillo Box by Roger Copeland, pp. 90-91 - 1 Review
                                                1. After the End of Art by Arthur C. Danto
                                              17. [+]
                                                Mind Matters by Paul R. Gross, pp. 92-94 - 2 Reviews
                                                1. The Emotional Brain by Joseph LeDoux
                                                2. Goodbye, Descartes by Keith Devlin
                                              18. [+]
                                                Contemporary Affairs (3 Reviews)
                                                1. [+]
                                                  Review Darwin's Athletes, by John M. Hoberman by Gerald Early, p. 95 - 1 Review
                                                  1. Darwin's Athletes by John M. Hoberman
                                                2. [+]
                                                  Review Assimilation, American Style, by Peter D. Salins by Stephen J. Rockwell, p. 96 - 1 Review
                                                  1. Assimilation, American Style by Peter D. Salins
                                                3. [+]
                                                  Review Women and the Common Life, by Christopher Lasc... by Robyn Gearey, p. 96 - 1 Review
                                                  1. Women and the Common Life by Christopher Lasch and Elisabeth Lasch-Quinn
                                              19. [+]
                                                History (3 Reviews)
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                                                  Review Public Affairs: The Military and the Media, 19... by Peter Braestrup, p. 97 - 1 Review
                                                  1. Public Affairs: The Military and the Media, 1968-1973 by William M. Hammond
                                                2. [+]
                                                  Review American Frontiers, by Gregory H. Nobles by Wilfred M. McClay, p. 98 - 1 Review
                                                  1. American Frontiers by Gregory H. Nobles
                                                3. [+]
                                                  Review The Deng Xiaoping Era, by Maurice Meisner by Anne F. Thurston, p. 99 - 1 Review
                                                  1. The Deng Xiaoping Era by Maurice Meisner
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                                                Religion & Philosophy (2 Reviews)
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                                                  Review Deconstruction in a Nutshell, by John D. Caputo by Robert Royal, p. 100 - 1 Review
                                                  1. Deconstruction in a Nutshell by John D. Caputo
                                                2. [+]
                                                  Review Inside the Vatican, by Thomas J. Reese by Thomas M. Gannon, S.J., p. 100 - 1 Review
                                                  1. Inside the Vatican by Thomas J. Reese
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                                                Arts & Letters (3 Reviews)
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                                                  Review Genesis, by Robert Alter by James Morris, p. 101 - 2 Reviews
                                                  1. Genesis by Robert Alter
                                                  2. Genesis by Stephen Mitchell
                                                2. [+]
                                                  Review Lush Life, by David Hajdu by Scott DeVeaux, p. 102 - 1 Review
                                                  1. Lush Life by David Hajdu
                                                3. [+]
                                                  Review Robert Schumann: Herald of a "New Poetic Age",... by Sudip K. Bose, p. 103 - 1 Review
                                                  1. Robert Schumann: Herald of a "New Poetic Age" by John Daverio
                                              22. [+]
                                                Science & Technology (2 Reviews)
                                                1. [+]
                                                  Review Monad to Man, by Michael Ruse by David Reich, p. 103 - 1 Review
                                                  1. Monad to Man by Michael Ruse
                                                2. [+]
                                                  Review Abstracting Craft, by Malcolm McCullough by James Carman, p. 104 - 1 Review
                                                  1. Abstracting Craft by Malcolm McCullough
                                              23. Poetry by Anthony Hecht, p. 105
                                              24. Poems by May Swenson, pp. 106-112
                                              25. Periodicals, pp. 113-138
                                              26. Research Reports, pp. 139-143
                                              27. From the Center by Charles Blitzer, pp. 144-146
                                              28. Cover Design by Adrianne Onderdonk Dudden
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                                            Issues of 1998 = 4 Issues, 134 Articles
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                                              Issues of 1999 = 4 Issues, 135 Articles
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                                              Issues of the 2000s = 1 Year, 4 Issues, 135 Articles
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                                                Issues of 2000 = 4 Issues, 135 Articles