The American Spectator Archives
The American Spectator • 35 Years, 347 Issues, 7,965 Articles, 21,115pp
August 1978 Issue - 19 Articles
- The Continuing Crisis, p. 2
- Special Editorial, pp. 2-3
- Summer Reading, p. 4
Ban the Soleil
- Passages to India: Hindu Culture and Western Minds, pp. 5-9
The Western reformer's distaste for tradition and love of efficiency would destroy Indi...
- Arabs in Antarctica, pp. 10-12
The Nordic explorer gives way to the Third World entrepreneur
- Leonid, We Hardly Knew Ye, pp. 13-14
A special book review essay of Leonid I. Brezhnev: Pages From His Life by the Academy o...
- Clausewitz: Visions of a Nuclear War, pp. 15-17
War is Still a continuation of politics by other means - even nuclear war.
- How to Pick up a Woman's Magazine, pp. 18-19
Their bodies, their selves, their husbands, their recipes.
- Broadway: A Consumer's Guide, pp. 20-21
New York theatre's prosperous mediocrity.
- Capitol Ideas, pp. 22-23
HEW's Silver Anniversary
- The Nation's Pulse, pp. 24-25
Bakke: America's Oldest Medical Student
- Eminentoes, pp. 26-27
Truman Capote: Adonis from Monroeville
[+] Mencken: A Study of His Thought (Review) , pp. 28-29
Mencken: A Study of His Thought, by Charles A. Fecher
- Mencken: A Study of His Thought by Charles A. Fecher
[+] Inventing America: Jefferson's Declaration of Independence (Review) , pp. 30-31
Inventing America, by Garry Wills
- Inventing America by Garry Wills
[+] Grassroots: The Autobiography and Promises to Keep (2 Reviews) , pp. 32-33
Grassroots, by George S. McGovern
- Grassroots by George S. McGovern
- Promises to Keep by Robert Shogan
[+] Abba Eban: An Autobiography (Review) , pp. 34-35
Abba Eban: An Autobiography, by Abba Eban
- Abba Eban: An Autobiography by Abba Eban
[+] Stained Glass (Review) , pp. 36-39
Stained Glass, by William F. Buckley, Jr.
- Stained Glass by William F. Buckley, Jr.
- Correspondence, p. 40
- Current Wisdom, pp. 41-42