= Subscribers only. Sign in here. Subscribe here.

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

1899 / February | View All Issues |

February 1899

Literary notes

1-2 PDF

Literary notes·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.


Literary notes

1-4 PDF

Literary notes·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Literary notes

2-3 PDF

Literary notes·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Literary notes

3-4 PDF

Literary notes·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

338-354 PDF

Lieutenant-Colonel Forrest at Fort Donelson·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

355-375 PDF

Ghosts in Jerusalem·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

376-384 PDF

A trekking trip in South Africa·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

385-391 PDF

Anglo-Saxon affinities·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

391 PDF

Maya·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

392-408 PDF

Their silver wedding journey (part II)·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

408 PDF

Love·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

416-422 PDF

Baldy·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

446 PDF

The clew·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

446-448 PDF

The sick child·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

448 PDF

His talisman·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

449-464 PDF

The Spanish American war. I.–The unsettled question·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

465-471 PDF

His nomination·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

473-475 PDF

Facing the North Star·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

475 PDF

Remorse·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

476-484 PDF

With Dewey at Manila·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

484 PDF

Love’s insistence·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The drawer

495-499 PDF

Minervy’s valentines·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The drawer

495-502 PDF

The drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The drawer

500-501 PDF

He, she, and they (IV)·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The drawer

502 PDF

A borrowed voice·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The drawer

502 PDF

A word of advice. Being a valentine to Phyllis·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Literary notes

1 PDF

Literary notes·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Literary notes

2 PDF

Literary notes·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Literary notes

3 PDF

Literary notes·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Literary notes

4 PDF

Literary notes·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Get access to 165 years of
Harper’s for only $45.99

United States Canada

THE CURRENT ISSUE

July 2016

American Idle

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

My Holy Land Vacation

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The City That Bleeds

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

El Bloqueo

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Vladivostok Station

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The Ideology of Isolation

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

view Table Content

FEATURED ON HARPERS.ORG

Post
"We all know in France that as soon as a politician starts saying that some problem will be solved at the European level, that means no one is going to do anything."
Photograph (detail) by Stefan Boness
Post
Tom Bissell on touring Israel with Christian Zionists, Joy Gordon on the Cuban embargo, Lawrence Jackson on Freddie Gray and the makings of an American uprising, a story by Paul Yoon, and more

Freddie Gray’s relatives arrived for the trial in the afternoon, after the prep-school kids had left. By their dress, they seemed to have just gotten off work in the medical and clerical fields. The family did not appear at ease in the courtroom. They winced and dropped their heads as William Porter and his fellow officer Zachary Novak testified to opening the doors of their police van last April and finding Freddie paralyzed, unresponsive, with mucus pooling at his mouth and nose. Four women and one man mournfully listened as the officers described needing to get gloves before they could touch him.

The first of six Baltimore police officers to be brought before the court for their treatment of Freddie Gray, a black twenty-five-year-old whose death in their custody was the immediate cause of the city’s uprising last spring, William Porter is young, black, and on trial. Here in this courtroom, in this city, in this nation, race and the future seem so intertwined as to be the same thing.

Artwork: Camels, Jerusalem (detail) copyright Martin Parr/Magnum Photos
[Report]
How to Make Your Own AR-15·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Even if federal gun-control advocates got everything they wanted, they couldn’t prevent America’s most popular rifle from being made, sold, and used. Understanding why this is true requires an examination of how the firearm is made.
Illustration by Jeremy Traum
Article
My Holy Land Vacation·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

"I wanted to more fully understand why conservative politics had become synonymous with no-questions-asked support of Israel."
Illustration (detail) by Matthew Richardson
Article
The City That Bleeds·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

"Here in this courtroom, in this city, in this nation, race and the future seem so intertwined as to be the same thing."
Photograph (detail) © Wil Sands/Fractures Collective

Average speed of Heinz ketchup, from the mouth of an upended bottle, in miles per year:

25

After studying the fall of 64,000 individual raindrops, scientists found that some small raindrops fall faster than they ought to.

The Playboy mansion in California was bought by the heir to the Twinkie fortune, and a New Mexico man set fire to his apartment to protest his neighbors’ loud lovemaking.

Subscribe to the Weekly Review newsletter. Don’t worry, we won’t sell your email address!

HARPER’S FINEST

Mississippi Drift

By

Matt was happy enough to sustain himself on the detritus of a world he saw as careening toward self-destruction, and equally happy to scam a government he despised. 'I’m glad everyone’s so wasteful,' he told me. 'It supports my lifestyle.'

Subscribe Today