This book provides insights into a past still important today. The authors cover the origins of Harvard and the foundations of its character, structure, and style of governance; the shifting relationships and power struggles among faculty, administration, and students over the years; and the growing diversity of the student body.

Glimpses of the Harvard Past 1995, Harvard University Press, Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9780674354449

Revised edition

Trade paperback

Glimpses of the Harvard Past 1986, Harvard University Press, Cambridge, MA

ISBN-13: 9780674354432