= Subscribers only. Sign in here. Subscribe here.

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

1918 / June | View All Issues |

June 1918

Article

1-13 PDF

A road of old traditions·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.


Poetry

13 PDF

The martyr·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

14-28 PDF

The ties of blood·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

40-48 PDF

The cruise of the “Fearless Four”·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

Frontispiece, 57-64 PDF

The engagement-ring·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

65-75 PDF

Russia and the world problem of the Jew·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

76, f76, 77-82, f82, 83 PDF

The man who slept till noon·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

84-93 PDF

A writer’s recollections (part V)·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

93 PDF

The world-sorrow·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

94-105 PDF

The merle·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

105 PDF

Measure·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

114-123 PDF

Mothers of men·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

124-137 PDF

Camps in China’s tropics·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

137 PDF

Roses·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s easy chair

138-141 PDF

Editor’s easy chair·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s easy chair

138-141 PDF

Editor’s easy chair·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s study

142-144 PDF

Editor’s study·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s study

142-144 PDF

Editor’s study·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

145 PDF

Resignation·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

145 PDF

Some folks are too much with us·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Collection, Editor’s drawer

145-146 PDF

Afternoon tea: a sonnet sequence·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

145-152 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

146 PDF

Sonnet XXX·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

146 PDF

On first looking in on a tea riot·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

146 PDF

Sonnet from the Portuguese·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

147 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

147 PDF

The value of the classics·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

147 PDF

Still here·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

147 PDF

Only a few of us·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

147 PDF

How it’s done·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

147 PDF

Seventy-times-seven·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

147 PDF

Hadn’t exceeded the speed limit·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

148 PDF

The one way out·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

148 PDF

The reason·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

148 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

148 PDF

A revised version·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

148 PDF

A new medicine·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

148 PDF

Retaliatory·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

149 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

149 PDF

Homer revised·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

149 PDF

Opportunity for speculation·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

149 PDF

His objection·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

149 PDF

A tender conscience·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

149 PDF

Ungenerous·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

150 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

150 PDF

Not far wrong·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

150 PDF

Clothes make the man·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

150 PDF

A musical accident·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

150 PDF

Partially literary·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

150 PDF

Would make no mistake·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

151 PDF

Not worth while·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

151 PDF

No kick then·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

151 PDF

Helping him out·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

151 PDF

Gentlemen all·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

151 PDF

Forefathers·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

151 PDF

On board the transport·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

152 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

152 PDF

A story of the front·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

152 PDF

His revenge·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

152 PDF

The new grand tour·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

152 PDF

The rich man’s table·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

152 PDF

A sad case·

= 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

September 2016

Acceptable Losses

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Home

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Tennis Lessons

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Tearing Up the Map

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Land of Sod

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Only an Apocalypse Can Save Us Now

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

view Table Content

FEATURED ON HARPERS.ORG

Post
 
Andrew Cockburn on the Saudi slaughter in Yemen, Alan Jacobs on the disappearance of Christian intellectuals, a forum on a post-Obama foreign policy, a story by Alice McDermott, and more
Artwork by Ingo Günther
Article
Land of Sod·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Just a few short years ago, Yemen was judged to be among the poorest countries in the world, ranking 154th out of the 187 nations on the U.N.’s Human Development Index. One in every five Yemenis went hungry. Almost one in three was unemployed. Every year, 40,000 children died before their fifth birthday, and experts predicted the country would soon run out of water.

Photograph by Mike Slack
Article
The Watchmen·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Just a few short years ago, Yemen was judged to be among the poorest countries in the world, ranking 154th out of the 187 nations on the U.N.’s Human Development Index. One in every five Yemenis went hungry. Almost one in three was unemployed. Every year, 40,000 children died before their fifth birthday, and experts predicted the country would soon run out of water.

Illustration by John Ritter
Article
Acceptable Losses·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Just a few short years ago, Yemen was judged to be among the poorest countries in the world, ranking 154th out of the 187 nations on the U.N.’s Human Development Index. One in every five Yemenis went hungry. Almost one in three was unemployed. Every year, 40,000 children died before their fifth birthday, and experts predicted the country would soon run out of water.

Photograph by Alex Potter
Article
The Origins of Speech·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

"To Chomsky...every child’s language organ could use the 'deep structure,' 'universal grammar,' and 'language acquisition device' he was born with to express what he had to say, no matter whether it came out of his mouth in English or Urdu or Nagamese."
Illustration (detail) by Darrel Rees. Source photograph © Miroslav Dakov/Alamy Live News

Chances that college students select as “most desirable‚” the same face chosen by the chickens:

49 in 50

Most of the United States’ 36,000 yearly bunk-bed injuries involve male victims.

In Italy, a legislator called for parents who feed their children vegan diets to be sentenced to up to six years in prison, and in Sweden, a woman attempted to vindicate her theft of six pairs of underwear by claiming she had severe diarrhea.

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