= Subscribers only. Sign in here. Subscribe here.

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

1942 / August | View All Issues |

August 1942

Personal and otherwise

1-2 PDF

Personal and otherwise·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.


Personal and otherwise

3-4, 6 PDF

Prester John Lewis·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Personal and otherwise

3-4 PDF

Insured competition·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Personal and otherwise

6-7 PDF

Law and the prophets·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Personal and otherwise

7, 10 PDF

Overboard from a bomber·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Personal and otherwise

10, 12 PDF

How many? How soon?·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The new books

19-20, 22-23 PDF

The new books·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Books in brief

23-24 PDF

Books in brief·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

225-234; 1 PDF

The Russian enigma·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

An interpretation

Article

235-244 PDF

Civilian defense–there she stands·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

247-255 PDF

The writer in wartime·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

A report from England

Fiction

256-260 PDF

Another April·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

260 PDF

Solar song·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

270-274 PDF

Medical action at Pearl Harbor·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

274 PDF

Yggdrasill·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

275-283; 3 PDF

John L. Lewis·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Last bid? His adventure with the dairy farmers

Fiction

284-296 PDF

Hilaire and the Maréchal Pétard·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

297-299 PDF

The nine principles of war·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

300-307 PDF

Plastics come of age·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

308-311 PDF

Routine patrol out of Port Darwin·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Based on an offical report

Article

312-321 PDF

Mr. Justice Douglas·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

322-328 PDF

Here come the ships·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Will they come fast enough?

One man’s meat

329-332 PDF

One man’s meat·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The easy chair

333-336 PDF

Give it to us straight!·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Personal and otherwise

1 PDF

Personal and otherwise·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Personal and otherwise

1 PDF

Personal and otherwise·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Personal and otherwise

10 PDF

Supreme bencher·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Personal and otherwise

12 PDF

Poets·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Personal and otherwise

12 PDF

Watched·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Personal and otherwise

12 PDF

Correction·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Personal and otherwise

2 PDF

Warden, what of the night?·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Personal and otherwise

2 PDF

Practical·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Personal and otherwise

2 PDF

Writers and the war·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Murders for pleasure

27 PDF

Murders for pleasure·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Personal and otherwise

3 PDF

Kentucky babe·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Personal and otherwise

4 PDF

When the Japs came·

= 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

6 PDF

Alpine meeting·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Personal and otherwise

7 PDF

Molecular·

= 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

June 2015

Loitering With Intent

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

A Polite Coup

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Findings

What Went Wrong

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Shooting Down Man the Hunter

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

view Table Content

FEATURED ON HARPERS.ORG

Article
Legends of the Lost·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“A bond with reality has gone, and sometimes you wonder whether that fosters our feeling that movies are a fleeting art.”
Photograph by Alexander Perrelli
Article
What Went Wrong·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“In the seventh year of his presidency, Barack Obama was presenting himself as a politician who followed the path of least resistance. This is a disturbing confession.”
Photograph by Pete Souza
Article
Surviving a Failed Pregnancy·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“If this woman — who spent her days studying gray screens for early signs of gestation — could not see my pregnancy, what were the chances that anyone else would?”
Illustration by Leigh Wells
Article
Interesting Facts·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“My husband is forty-six. I am forty-five. He does not think that, in my forties, after cancer, chemotherapy, and chemically induced menopause, I can get pregnant again, but sisters, I know my womb. It’s proven.”
Photograph by McNair Evans
Post
Kid Chocolate’s Place·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“Cuban eyes often look close to tears.”
Illustration by the author

Length in days of the sentence Russian blogger Alexei Navalny served for leading an opposition rally last year:

15

Israeli researchers developed software that evaluates the depression of bloggers.

It was revealed that reading material recovered during the U.S. raid of Osama bin Laden’s compound in Pakistan included Popular Science, Time, silk-screening instructions, and a suicide-prevention manual called “Is It the Heart You Are Asking?”

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

HARPER’S FINEST

Subways Are for Sleeping

By

“Shelby is waiting for something. He himself does not know what it is. When it comes he will either go back into the world from which he came, or sink out of sight in the morass of alcoholism or despair that has engulfed other vagrants.”

Subscribe Today