February/March 2006

Volume 57
Issue 1

Features 

Abraham Lincoln signed it. A lot of scholars say he didn’t write it. Now, newly discovered evidence helps solve an enduring mystery.

How Pat Boone seduced a rock critic

What a skeptical biographer discovered about a very elusive subject

How a lying poseur gave America its army

A never-before seen report shows just how fragile our great cities were—and are

February/March 2006

Departments 

History Happened Here

History Now

In the News

Letter From the Editor

My Brush With History

Time Machine