Barton, Michael
July 1977
National Review;7/22/1977, Vol. 29 Issue 28, p840
The article talks about the periodical "The New York Review of Books." It describes the contents of the periodical, which includes drawings and engravings mostly done by David Levine, articles written by women and Englishmen, and reviews. The NYR also includes brief essays which can be used to document what is wrong with America.


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