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CONTENTS OF ISSUE NO. 17, WINTER, 1986
Louis T. Milic: Stories of Love-For Women Only, 3
Authors reveal a glimpse into the competitive world of romance-writing.
James G. Thompson: Historical Errors About the Ancient Olympic Games, 20
Historians have been wrong about the Olympic Games since they began.
Bonnie Herbst: She Ducked into a Phone Booth ..., 25
Havens for superheroes, G-men, and stocking-straighteners-how did we ever do without them?
Gary Fincke: Short Story, "Binghamton Bus", 35
Robert Cluett: The Fall of the House of Cruse-The Politics of Wine, 42
The story behind the scam that shook the French wine industry.
Lester Adelson: Handguns and Criminal Violence, 55
Cuyahoga County's deputy coroner takes a stand on the handgun control issue.
Peter Salm: Undoing Babel, 61
The perils of translation-can it be both beautiful and true?
John Hinds: The Mysterious Language of Japan, 67
How to address a Japanese greengrocer, and the solutions to other language problems in Japan. (Latest of The Gamut's "Languages of the World" series.)
David B. Guralnik: Word Watch. Neologisms: A Corporate Vocabulary, 72
Bethany S. Oberst: The Case of Dr. Berjot: a Lesson in Creative Autobiography, 74
The elusive line between life and literature.
From “A Voyage to New Orleans" by Dr. E. Berjot., 81
Jesse Bier: Humor in Israel, 87
Is it OK to be funny at the Third International Conference on humor in Tel Aviv?
John A. Flower: Professional Art and Popular Art: Principles and Prescriptions, 92
David Evett: New Play House Not For Plays, 95
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