April/may 1981

Volume 32
Issue 3

Features 

An insider’s account of a startling— and still controversial—investigation of the Allied bombing of Germany

The Photographic Record of a Western Success Story

Anonymous

Few men—foreign or native born—have ever understood us better than this infinitely curious, inveterate Visitor from England

AN INTERVIEW WITH C. VANN WOODWARD

An Exclusive Interview With General Maxwell D. Taylor

Encamped above the Hudson for the last, hard winter of the Revolution, the officers of the Continental Army began to talk mutiny. It would be up to their harried commander to defend the most precious principle of the infant nation—the supremacy of civilian rule .

He could build castles at his whim, but the ancient home of a small band of monks defeated him

WHEN JOSEPH KNOWLES STRIPPED TO THE BUFF AND SLIPPED INTO THE MAINE WOODS IN 1913, HE HOPED TO LEAD THE NATION BACK TO NATURE.

April/may 1981

Departments 

A HERITAGE PRESERVED

AMERICAN CHARACTERS

LETTER FROM THE EDITOR

NOW AND THEN

POSTSCRIPTS

READERS’ ALBUM