= Subscribers only. Sign in here. Subscribe here.

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

1917 / March | View All Issues |

March 1917

Article

457-460, f460, 461-464, f464, 465-466 PDF

The “killers” of Provincetown·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.


Fiction

467-478 PDF

The idyl of Uncle Paley·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

479-486 PDF

To America on foot·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

487-488, f488, 489-492, f492, 493-494 PDF

The smaller craft·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

495-508 PDF

Revisiting the Marne·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

508 PDF

An exile·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

509-514 PDF

Bixby’s bridge·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

Frontispiece, 515-520, f520, 521-524 PDF

Dare’s gift (part II)·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

525-533 PDF

At the sign of the dollar·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

534-544 PDF

The breach in the wall·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

545-548, f548, 549-552, f552, 553-555 PDF

The cloak also·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

556-568 PDF

The natural history of ice·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

569-578 PDF

Souvenirs of Letty Loomis·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

579-584 PDF

Provincialism in American life·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

585-592, f592, 593 PDF

The senator’s son·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s easy chair

594-597 PDF

Editor’s easy chair·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s easy chair

594-597 PDF

Editor’s easy chair·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s study

598-600 PDF

Editor’s study·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s study

598-600 PDF

Editor’s study·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

601-604 PDF

An excursion in memory·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

601-608 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

604 PDF

Still a winner·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

604 PDF

Happy days·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

605 PDF

If gasoline continues to rise·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

605 PDF

A reasonable request·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

605 PDF

Regina’s reward·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

605 PDF

According to rule·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

605 PDF

Incontrovertible·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

606 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

606 PDF

Well trained·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

606 PDF

It sounds well·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

606 PDF

How it happened·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

606 PDF

A matter of indifference·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

606 PDF

A promising recruit·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

606 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

607 PDF

Easy subtraction·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

607 PDF

No need for haste·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

607 PDF

Potent effects·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

607 PDF

A concise narrative·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

607 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

607 PDF

The close season·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

607 PDF

A strenuous program·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

608 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

608 PDF

The unvarnished truth·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

608 PDF

A joke on the doctor·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

608 PDF

No need for speech·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

608 PDF

Their respective stations·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

608 PDF

An erudite waiter·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

608 PDF

Qualified praise·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Get access to 164 years of
Harper’s for only $39.99

United States Canada

THE CURRENT ISSUE

March 2015

A Sage in Harlem

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The Man Stopped

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The Spy Who Fired Me

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Giving Up the Ghost

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Invisible and Insidious

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

view Table Content

FEATURED ON HARPERS.ORG

[Browsings]
William Powell published The Anarchist Cookbook in 1971. He spent the next four decades fighting to take it out of print.
“The book has hovered like an awkward question on the rim of my consciousness for years.”
© JP Laffont/Sygma/Corbis
Article
The Fourth Branch·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“Both the United States and the Soviet Union saw student politics as a proxy battleground for their rivalry.”
Photograph © Gerald R. Brimacombe/The LIFE Images Collection/Getty Images
Article
Giving Up the Ghost·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“Stories about past lives help explain this life — they promise a root structure beneath the inexplicable soil of what we see and live and know, what we offer one another.”
Illustration by Steven Dana
Article
The Spy Who Fired Me·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“In industry after industry, this data collection is part of an expensive, high-tech effort to squeeze every last drop of productivity from corporate workforces.”
Illustration by John Ritter
Article
Invisible and Insidious·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“Wherever we are, radiation finds and damages us, at best imperceptibly.”
Photograph © 2011 Massimo Mastrorillo and Donald Weber/VII

Number of U.S. congressional districts in which trade with China has produced more jobs than it has cost:

Young bilingual children who learned one language first are likelier than monolingual children and bilingual children who learned languages simultaneously to say that a dog adopted by owls will hoot.

An Oklahoma legislative committee voted to defund Advanced Placement U.S. History courses, accusing the curriculum of portraying the United States as “a nation of oppressors and exploiters.”

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

HARPER’S FINEST

Driving Mr. Albert

By

He could be one of a million beach-bound, black-socked Florida retirees, not the man who, by some odd happenstance of life, possesses the brain of Albert Einstein — literally cut it out of the dead scientist's head.

Subscribe Today