Jerome Tarshis

Jerome Tarshis is a free-lance writer living in San Francisco.

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A former Department of Defense adviser—one of Robert S. McNamara’s Whiz Kids—explains why we tend to overestimate Russian strength, and why we underestimate what it will cost to defend ourselves Read >>
California has always been as much a state of mind as a geographical entity. For the better part of two centuries, artists have been defining its splendid promise. Read >>
Turn-of-the-century American painters came to Venice for its ancient splendors and pearly light. In a few years they captured its canals, palaces, and people in a spirit of gentle modernism that looks better than ever. Read >>

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