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Eric J. Sundquist


Toward Hiroshima—And Beyond

The Rise of American Air Power: The Creation of Armageddon. By Michael S. Sherry. Yale. $29.95. In addition to protest and hyperbolic prophecy, the 40th anniversay of the bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki three years ago brought forth renewed an [...]

A Library of the Real

The Oxford Companion to American Literature. By James D. Hart. Oxford. $4995. At a time when the nature and value of literary studies are under challenge on a number of methodological fronts, it is especially satisfying to return, with James Hart, [...]