Contents


The Best Years of Their Lives

Speaking Out: The Reagan Presidency from Inside the White House by Larry Speakes and Robert Pack

On the Outside Looking In by Michael Reagan and Joe Hyams

Revolution by Martin Anderson

Screen Gems

Myrna Loy: Being and Becoming by James Kotsilibas-Davis and Myrna Loy

Pin-Up: The Tragedy of Betty Grable by Spero Pastos

Cary Grant: A Touch of Elegance by Warren G. Harris

The Making of The African Queen by Katharine Hepburn

Seeing Stars

Where’s the Rest of Me? by Ronald Reagan and Richard G. Hubler

Astrology for Adults by Joan Quigley

Astrology for Teens by Angel Star (Joan Quigley)

Astrology for Parents of Children and Teenagers by Joan Quigley

The Real Reagan Economy

Budget of the United States Government: Fiscal Year 1989

Economic Report of the President, Transmitted to the Congress, February 1988, Together with The Annual Report of the Council of Economic Advisers

Contributors

Robert M. Adams (1915-1996) was a founding editor of the Norton Anthology of English Literature. He taught at the University of Wisconsin, Rutgers, Cornell and U.C.L.A. His scholarly interested ranged from Milton to Joyce, and his translations of many classic works of French literature continue to be read to this day.

Ian Buruma is the author of numerous books, including Murder in Amsterdam: The Death of Theo Van Gogh and the Limits of Tolerance, Year Zero: A History of 1945, and, most recently, A Tokyo Romance.

Gordon A. Craig (1913–2005) was a Scottish-American historian of Germany. He taught at both Princeton and Stanford, where he was named the J.E. Wallace Sterling Professor of Humanities in 1979.

Martin Gardner (1914–2010) was a science writer and novelist. He was the author of The New Ambidextrous Universe, Fractal Music, Hypercards and More, The Night is Large and Visitors from Oz.

Sue Halpern is a regular contributor to The New York Review and a Scholar-in-Residence at Middlebury. Her latest book is a novel, ­Summer Hours at the Robbers Library. (April 2019)

Murray Kempton (1917-1997) was a columnist for Newsday, as well as a regular contributor to The New York Review of Books. His books include Rebellions, Perversities, and Main Events and The Briar Patch, as well as Part of Our Time. He won the Pulitzer Prize in 1985.

John Kidd is the founding director of the James Joyce Research Centre at Boston University. (September 1997)

Nicholas Lemann is a Professor at the Columbia Graduate School of Journalism and a staff writer at The New Yorker. His books include The Big Test: The Secret History of the American Meritocracy and The Promised Land: The Great Black Migration and How It Changed America. (June 2017)

Aryeh Neier is President Emeritus of the Open Society Foundations. His most recent book is The International Human Rights Movement: A History. (February 2018)

Emma Rothschild is Director of the Joint Centre for History and Economics at King’s College, Cambridge and Harvard, and Professor of History at Harvard. She is the author of Economic Sentiments: Adam Smith, Condorcet and the Enlightenment.