Time Magazine Contents Page: July 9, 1990

Vol. 136, No. 2 JULY 9, 1990


NATION: Should parents have a say in a teenager's decision to end her pregnancy? Do rape victims have special rights?

Those wrenching questions are at the heart of a new battle over abortion. -- George Bush, going back on a campaign promise, says yes to the T word. -- A TIME contributor's harrowing account of being trapped in Santa Barbara's fire storm.


GERMANY: As unification begins, the world inquires anew about the nation at the heart of Europe

A 22-page look at the future. Including -- The big merger: the West worries about paying for unity. -- Class of...

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