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The Resource America at random, from the New York Times' oldest editorial feature, "Topics of the Times," a century of comment on America and Americans., Edited, with an introd. on The journalistic essay, by Herbert Mitgang

America at random, from the New York Times' oldest editorial feature, "Topics of the Times," a century of comment on America and Americans., Edited, with an introd. on The journalistic essay, by Herbert Mitgang

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America at random, from the New York Times' oldest editorial feature, "Topics of the Times," a century of comment on America and Americans.
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America at random, from the New York Times' oldest editorial feature, "Topics of the Times," a century of comment on America and Americans.
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Edited, with an introd. on The journalistic essay, by Herbert Mitgang
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Mitgang, Herbert
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917.3 Mit
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E742
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.M58
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non fiction
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America at random, from the New York Times' oldest editorial feature, "Topics of the Times," a century of comment on America and Americans., Edited, with an introd. on The journalistic essay, by Herbert Mitgang
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Reprinted Topics of the Times columns by The New York Times Company, ©1909-1968
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  • Dear mr. / E.B. White -- An act of intellect to turn the year / E.B. White -- "Things fall apart; the center cannot hold ..." / Robert F. Kennedy -- On the shooting of Robert Kennedy / Arthur Miller -- thoughts on the presidency / Eugene McCarthy -- One vote for conventions-even with hoopla / Herman Wouk -- The road to racial irrelevance in America / Margaret Mead -- Negro, black or afro-American? / John A. Morsell -- Reckoning day for the new economics / John Kenneth Gailbraith -- The inalienable right or selective apathy / Harvey Swados -- Thoreau's message after 150 years / Brooks Atkinson -- the warfare in the forest is not wanton / Brooks Atkinson -- What did you do in the war, daddy? / George A. Woods -- The nouveau avant / Frederic Morton -- The American city is in trouble (1890, etc.) / Justin Kaplan -- Teaching life at an early age in the slums / Jonathan Kozol -- The uses and abuses of a university / Herbert J. Muller
  • The fountain of eternal adolescence / Mitchell Wilson -- The young in hair / Marya Mannes -- In fashion yesterday, today and tomorrow / Marianne C. Moore -- The world series is no autumn classic / Eliot Asinof -- A den's no den for long / Lewis Nichols -- Sunglasses without sun / Herbert Mitgang -- Short Atlantic snorters / Herbert Mitgang -- The winter bank / Herbert Mitgang -- Christmas comes first on the banks / William G. Wing -- Woodrow Wilson remembered / James T. Farrell -- American in the twenty-third century / John W. Gardner -- The seat behind the pillar / Archibald MacLeish -- The united states and "responsibilities of power" ' J. William Fulbright -- Dissent and the Vietnam war / Arthur Schlesinger, Jr. -- The age of abdication / Arthur Miller -- Selective morality and citizen loyalty / Margaret Halsey -- Draft resistance and the "Nuremberg defense" / Arthur L. Goodhart
  • Let's put it on the train to Hanoi / David Vienna -- 1898 and all that / Harold Lavine -- Home front thoughts of Vietnam / Brooks Atkinson -- Russian as people and politicians / Brooks Atkinson -- The diplomatic way out of Vietnam / Anthony Eden -- The message of Czechoslovakia / Anthony Eden -- Mirabile dictu, indeed / L.V. Updegraff -- The yoke of racial inequality / Alan Paton -- The human earthquake goes on in Sicily / Leonardo Sciascia -- America and le mans / Morris Gilbert -- Britain's oxbridge problem / Denis W. Brogan -- Wagons-lits people / Kenneth Campbell -- March now, study later / Kenneth Campbell -- Who owns the land? / Chester Bowles -- I love west 83rd street / Frederic Morton -- The drama of life in kip's bay / Brooks Atkinson -- The holy flame of learning / Alfred Kazin -- 1,200 miles by bike in central park / Laura Z. Hobson -- Crossing Brooklyn bridge at twilight / Marianne C. Moore
  • The library down the street in the village / Marianne C. Moore -- The village of other days / Kenneth Campbell -- Farewell to coastal steamers / John P. Callahan -- The sounds of Manhattan / James Tuite -- Anniversary of an abelisk / H.I. Brock -- What the taxi panel overlooked / Fred M. Hechinger -- Putting a foot down on the lowly pedestrian / Richard F. Shepard -- Fat men of the world, unite / Richard F. Shepard -- A word for the New York accent / Richard F. Shepard -- A passion for place names / Richard F. Shepard -- The commencement day uprising (class of '31) / A.H. Raskin -- Chowder, two types / Lewis Nichols -- Egg-beating variables / Charles Simmons -- Garden spot of America, sort of / Herbert Mitgang -- Draw one concentrated beer / Herbert Mitgang -- New York atheneum / Herbert Mitgang -- A lost angeleno looks homeward / David Karp
  • The magic of words / Orville Prescott -- The word, too, falls victim of apartheid / Nadine Gordimer -- Thaw before reading / John B. Starr -- Style and the new economy / Nona Balakian -- Author trouble / Charles Simmons -- Dante, the senen hundredth milestone / Herbert L. Matthews -- Shakespeare updated-once again / Thomas Lask -- That strange organism-the audience / Thomas Lask -- Father and the cultural explosion / Thomas Lask -- Songs that shake the world / Kenneth Campbell -- Henry James in today's Washington square / Leo Edel -- Recalling H.L. Mencken / Richard Ruland -- The select many / Marya Mannes -- The press conference game / Fred M. Hechinger -- Tomorrow's problem of leisure -- what do fine feathers make? / Florence Juliem -- Unaccustomed to her face / Marya Mannes -- Turning on the human spirit with the classics / William M. Spackman -- Doing it the hard way for book critics / Herbert Mitgang
  • The creative process / Herbert Mitgang -- The first "minor topics" / William Livingston Alden -- Smiting the heathen / William Livingston Alden -- The hat problem / William Livingston Alden -- The decay of burglary / William Livingston Alden -- Pockets / William Livingston Alden -- Dr. Schliemann / William Livingston Alden -- A sad Case / William Livingston Alden -- the first "topics of the times" / Frederick Craig Mortimer -- Can war be endured without tea?... belligerent pacifists...on the making of mazeppa fire companies / Frederick Craig Mortimer -- Strange new tongue / Simeon Strunsky -- Baccalaureate with a difference / Simeon Strunsky -- This social insecurity / Simeon Strunsky
Control code
ocm00006260
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
286 pages
Lccn
69019027
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unmediated
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rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)00006260
Label
America at random, from the New York Times' oldest editorial feature, "Topics of the Times," a century of comment on America and Americans., Edited, with an introd. on The journalistic essay, by Herbert Mitgang
Publication
Copyright
Note
Reprinted Topics of the Times columns by The New York Times Company, ©1909-1968
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Dear mr. / E.B. White -- An act of intellect to turn the year / E.B. White -- "Things fall apart; the center cannot hold ..." / Robert F. Kennedy -- On the shooting of Robert Kennedy / Arthur Miller -- thoughts on the presidency / Eugene McCarthy -- One vote for conventions-even with hoopla / Herman Wouk -- The road to racial irrelevance in America / Margaret Mead -- Negro, black or afro-American? / John A. Morsell -- Reckoning day for the new economics / John Kenneth Gailbraith -- The inalienable right or selective apathy / Harvey Swados -- Thoreau's message after 150 years / Brooks Atkinson -- the warfare in the forest is not wanton / Brooks Atkinson -- What did you do in the war, daddy? / George A. Woods -- The nouveau avant / Frederic Morton -- The American city is in trouble (1890, etc.) / Justin Kaplan -- Teaching life at an early age in the slums / Jonathan Kozol -- The uses and abuses of a university / Herbert J. Muller
  • The fountain of eternal adolescence / Mitchell Wilson -- The young in hair / Marya Mannes -- In fashion yesterday, today and tomorrow / Marianne C. Moore -- The world series is no autumn classic / Eliot Asinof -- A den's no den for long / Lewis Nichols -- Sunglasses without sun / Herbert Mitgang -- Short Atlantic snorters / Herbert Mitgang -- The winter bank / Herbert Mitgang -- Christmas comes first on the banks / William G. Wing -- Woodrow Wilson remembered / James T. Farrell -- American in the twenty-third century / John W. Gardner -- The seat behind the pillar / Archibald MacLeish -- The united states and "responsibilities of power" ' J. William Fulbright -- Dissent and the Vietnam war / Arthur Schlesinger, Jr. -- The age of abdication / Arthur Miller -- Selective morality and citizen loyalty / Margaret Halsey -- Draft resistance and the "Nuremberg defense" / Arthur L. Goodhart
  • Let's put it on the train to Hanoi / David Vienna -- 1898 and all that / Harold Lavine -- Home front thoughts of Vietnam / Brooks Atkinson -- Russian as people and politicians / Brooks Atkinson -- The diplomatic way out of Vietnam / Anthony Eden -- The message of Czechoslovakia / Anthony Eden -- Mirabile dictu, indeed / L.V. Updegraff -- The yoke of racial inequality / Alan Paton -- The human earthquake goes on in Sicily / Leonardo Sciascia -- America and le mans / Morris Gilbert -- Britain's oxbridge problem / Denis W. Brogan -- Wagons-lits people / Kenneth Campbell -- March now, study later / Kenneth Campbell -- Who owns the land? / Chester Bowles -- I love west 83rd street / Frederic Morton -- The drama of life in kip's bay / Brooks Atkinson -- The holy flame of learning / Alfred Kazin -- 1,200 miles by bike in central park / Laura Z. Hobson -- Crossing Brooklyn bridge at twilight / Marianne C. Moore
  • The library down the street in the village / Marianne C. Moore -- The village of other days / Kenneth Campbell -- Farewell to coastal steamers / John P. Callahan -- The sounds of Manhattan / James Tuite -- Anniversary of an abelisk / H.I. Brock -- What the taxi panel overlooked / Fred M. Hechinger -- Putting a foot down on the lowly pedestrian / Richard F. Shepard -- Fat men of the world, unite / Richard F. Shepard -- A word for the New York accent / Richard F. Shepard -- A passion for place names / Richard F. Shepard -- The commencement day uprising (class of '31) / A.H. Raskin -- Chowder, two types / Lewis Nichols -- Egg-beating variables / Charles Simmons -- Garden spot of America, sort of / Herbert Mitgang -- Draw one concentrated beer / Herbert Mitgang -- New York atheneum / Herbert Mitgang -- A lost angeleno looks homeward / David Karp
  • The magic of words / Orville Prescott -- The word, too, falls victim of apartheid / Nadine Gordimer -- Thaw before reading / John B. Starr -- Style and the new economy / Nona Balakian -- Author trouble / Charles Simmons -- Dante, the senen hundredth milestone / Herbert L. Matthews -- Shakespeare updated-once again / Thomas Lask -- That strange organism-the audience / Thomas Lask -- Father and the cultural explosion / Thomas Lask -- Songs that shake the world / Kenneth Campbell -- Henry James in today's Washington square / Leo Edel -- Recalling H.L. Mencken / Richard Ruland -- The select many / Marya Mannes -- The press conference game / Fred M. Hechinger -- Tomorrow's problem of leisure -- what do fine feathers make? / Florence Juliem -- Unaccustomed to her face / Marya Mannes -- Turning on the human spirit with the classics / William M. Spackman -- Doing it the hard way for book critics / Herbert Mitgang
  • The creative process / Herbert Mitgang -- The first "minor topics" / William Livingston Alden -- Smiting the heathen / William Livingston Alden -- The hat problem / William Livingston Alden -- The decay of burglary / William Livingston Alden -- Pockets / William Livingston Alden -- Dr. Schliemann / William Livingston Alden -- A sad Case / William Livingston Alden -- the first "topics of the times" / Frederick Craig Mortimer -- Can war be endured without tea?... belligerent pacifists...on the making of mazeppa fire companies / Frederick Craig Mortimer -- Strange new tongue / Simeon Strunsky -- Baccalaureate with a difference / Simeon Strunsky -- This social insecurity / Simeon Strunsky
Control code
ocm00006260
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
286 pages
Lccn
69019027
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)00006260

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