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The Washington Monthly • 42 Years, 418 Issues, 7,592 Articles, 27,230pp
July 1987 Issue - 20 Articles
- Letters, pp. 1-5
- Tilting at Windmills, pp. 6-10
Yuppie fingernails.... Gary Hart's greatest tragedy.... keeping up with the orthodontis...
- How the Homeless Bought a Rolls for Cornelius Pitts, pp. 11-15
Getting rich by housing the needy.
- Who's Who, p. 16
- The Case Against the Air Force, pp. 17-24
After 40 years of wrong choices and petty bickering, the Air Force is about to drop its...
- Gandhi's Girls, pp. 25-27
After the Mahatma's sex scandal, character is the issue in the campaign for Indian inde...
- The Best and Worst of American Unions, pp. 28-39
From safety in the skies to extortion on the docks.
- Memo of the Month, p. 40
- The Hospital Without Patients, pp. 41-46
A triumph of her majesty's civil service.
- How the Government Cooks the Books, pp. 47-50
The budget deficit is bigger than you think.
- Monthly Journalism Award, pp. 51-52
- Tidbits and Outrages, p. 53
On Political Books
[+] Marshall Arts (Review) , pp. 54-55
George Marshall's lessons of statecraft and public service.
- George C. Marshall: Statesman, 1945-1959 by Forrest C. Pogue
- Political Puzzle, p. 56
[+] Political Booknotes (5 Reviews) , p. 57
[+] Review Real Rape, by Susan Estrich (Review) , p. 57
- Real Rape by Susan Estrich
[+] Review The Personal Vote, by Bruce Cain, Morris P. Fi... (Review) , p. 57
- The Personal Vote by Bruce Cain, Morris P. Fiorina, and John A. Ferejohn, ...
[+] Review Beyond National Borders, by Kenichi Ohmae (Review) , p. 58
- Beyond National Borders by Kenichi Ohmae
[+] Review The Rule of Experts, by S. David Young (Review) , p. 59
- The Rule of Experts by S. David Young
[+] Review Keeper of the Rules, by Bruce J. Dierenfield (Review) , pp. 59-62
- Keeper of the Rules by Bruce J. Dierenfield