= Subscribers only. Sign in here. Subscribe here.

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

1932 / November | View All Issues |

November 1932

illustration

Frontispiece PDF

The hunter·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.


Article

641-655 PDF

Glassford and the siege of Washington·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

656-668 PDF

Wall Street boy·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

669-682 PDF

The statesmanship of Mr. Garner·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

683-695 PDF

The shepherd’s interval·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

696-709 PDF

Study abroad·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The American scholastic tourist trade

Article

710-718 PDF

River town·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

719-728 PDF

Wanted·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Political courage

Article

729-739 PDF

Professor’s progress·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

740-751 PDF

Augusta and the brewers’ big horses·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

751 PDF

November·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

752-759 PDF

Sex in biography·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The lion’s mouth

760-762 PDF

Information bureau·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The lion’s mouth

762-764 PDF

A quaint little restaurant·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s easy chair

765-767 PDF

Improving humanity·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s easy chair

765-768 PDF

Editor’s easy chair·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s easy chair

767-768 PDF

Editor’s easy chair·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s easy chair

768 PDF

Editor’s easy chair·

= 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

November 2014

Stop Hillary!

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Everyday Grace

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

How the Islamic State was Won

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Cage Wars

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

view Table Content

FEATURED ON HARPERS.ORG

Article
Stop Hillary!·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

"What Hillary will deliver, then, is more of the same. And that shouldn’t surprise us."
Photograph by Joe Raedle
Post
A Band of Her Own·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

"What in the poem is an unappealing display becomes, with the addition of the soul-influenced, flute-inflected background, funny, almost self-consciously so."
Photograph by AP/Bill Chaplis
Article
Cage Wars·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

"In the 1970s, “Chickens’ Lib” was a handful of women in flower-print dresses holding signs, but in the past decade farm hens have become almost a national preoccupation."
Photograph by Adam Dickerson/Big Dutchman USA, courtesy Vande Bunte Farms
Article
Paradise Lost·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

"Suffering Sappho! Here we still are, marching right into yet another century with our glass ceilings, unequal pay, unresolved work and child-care balance, and still marrying, forever marrying, men."
Illustration by Anthony Lister
Article
Off the Land·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

"Nearly half the reservation lives below the poverty line, with unemployment as high as 60 percent, little to no infrastructure, few entitlements, a safety net that never was, no industry to speak of, and a housing crisis that has been dire not for five years but since the reservation’s founding in 1855."
Illustration by Stan Fellows

Amount a Chinese online gamer made last year by selling a virtual sword he had borrowed from a friend:

$850

In South Africa, AIDS patients were smoking their antiretroviral drugs to get high or selling them to teenage drug users.

Swiss retailer Migros cut off ties with a collectible-creamer company following the distribution of 2,000 creamers whose lids bore images of Adolf Hitler and Benito Mussolini. “You cannot put Pol Pot or a terrorist on a milk creamer,” said a Migros spokesman.

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

HARPER’S FINEST

In Praise of Idleness

By

I hope that after reading the following pages the leaders of the Y. M. C. A. will start a campaign to induce good young men to do nothing. If so, I shall not have lived in vain.

Subscribe Today