= Subscribers only. Sign in here. Subscribe here.

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

1942 / July | View All Issues |

July 1942

Personal and otherwise

1-2 PDF

Car loads by air·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.


Personal and otherwise

2-4 PDF

Draft boards at work·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Personal and otherwise

3, 10 PDF

Ships going down·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Personal and otherwise

4, 6 PDF

Death to the South·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Personal and otherwise

6-7 PDF

Rudyard·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Personal and otherwise

7-8 PDF

Seeing things at night·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Personal and otherwise

8-9 PDF

The debt again·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Personal and otherwise

10, 12 PDF

More veterans coming·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The new books

13, 16, 19-20 PDF

The new books·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Books in brief

20-21 PDF

Books in brief·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

131-140 PDF

The Frenchman six feet three·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

140 PDF

Omen·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

141-148 PDF

How Latin Americans die·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

And what we can do about it

Article

149-157 PDF

In praise of Kipling’s verse·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

160-164 PDF

Seeing in a blackout·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

174-179 PDF

The eight-oared shell·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

189-198 PDF

The mobbing·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

212-216 PDF

The army’s future political power·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

One man’s meat

217-218 PDF

One man’s meat·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The easy chair

217-224 PDF

Commencement address·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

One man’s meat

218 PDF

One man’s meat·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

One man’s meat

218-219 PDF

One man’s meat·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

One man’s meat

219 PDF

One man’s meat·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

One man’s meat

219-220 PDF

One man’s meat·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

One man’s meat

220 PDF

One man’s meat·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Personal and otherwise

10 PDF

How Germany does it·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Personal and otherwise

12 PDF

Poets·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Murders for pleasure

22 PDF

Murders for pleasure·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Personal and otherwise

4 PDF

Post mortem·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

[Coming in Harper’s]

4 PDF

[Coming in Harper's]·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Personal and otherwise

8 PDF

Doochay! Doochay!·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Personal and otherwise

8 PDF

Stroke!·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Personal and otherwise

9 PDF

Betrayed·

= 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

February 2015

The War of the World

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The Sharp Edge of Life

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The Great Republican Land Heist

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Captive Market

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The Day of the Sea

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

view Table Content

FEATURED ON HARPERS.ORG

Article
The Great Republican Land Heist·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“The wholesale transfer of public lands to state control may never be achieved. But the goal might be more subtle: to attack the value of public lands.”
Photograph by Chad Ress
Article
The Sharp Edge of Life·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“The struggle of the novelist has been to establish a measure, a view of human nature, and usually, though not always, as large a view as belief and imagination can wring from observable facts.”
Photo by Eddie Adams/Associated Press
Article
Captive Market·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

"Fear of random violence lives on, but the reality is that violent-crime rates have dropped to levels not seen since the early Seventies."
Photograph by Richard Ross
Article
The Day of the Sea·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“Fifteen judges will then sit together in a wood-paneled room, in a city thousands of miles from the Andes, and decide whether the ocean Bolivia claims as its right will at last be returned to it.”
Photo by Fabio Cuttica/Contrasto/Redux
Post
Introducing the February Issue·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The Ruin of the West
Christopher Ketcham investigates Cliven Bundy’s years-long battle with the BLM, Annie Murphy reflects on Bolivia’s lost coast, and more
Painting by Richard Prince, whose work was on view in October at Gagosian Gallery in New York City © The artist. Courtesy Gagosian Gallery

Estimated total calories members of Congress burned giving Bush’s 2002 State of the Union standing ovations:

22,000

A fertility scientist named Panayiotis Zavos announced that he had created human-cow embryos that were theoretically viable, but denied that he planned to allow such a hybrid to be implanted in a woman’s womb. “We are not trying to create monsters,” he said.

A statistician determined that the five most common first names among New York City taxi drivers are Md, Mohammad, Mohammed, Muhammad, and Mohamed.

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