When Secretary of State Colin Powell returned from the Middle East, the talking heads speculated that his mission had been a failure. They could make a plausible case. The rulers of the Arab world had refused to make any moves to assist him until the Israelis withdrew from the West Bank. Mr.
Books and Culture
To what extent would it be meaningful, or even coherent, to think of the moods and experiences of a human lifeits solitude, fears, suffer
Dava Sobel’s 1999 bestseller, Galileo’s Dau
Though the mostly unheralded centennial of Queen Victoria’s death has now drawn to a close, it is pleasant to see various aspects of her