Reardon, Patrick T. "Remaking history: 'What if' questions send scholars on a trip down the
roads not taken"
Summary: Discussion of various short what-ifs assembled by Robert Cowley as "The Road Not Taken…", q.v., in the spring 1998 issue of MHQ.
Comments: This article was picked up by the wire services and thus widely reprinted in other American newspapers. Note also that the article may have been prompted by W.H. Honan's "Historians Warming To Games Of 'What If'", which appeared in The New York Times a few weeks earlier.
Published: In Chicago Tribune, Jan. 30, 1998.