Roderick Macfarquhar is Leroy B. Williams Research Professor of History and Political Science at Harvard. His most recent book is the edited volume The Politics of China: Sixty Years of the People’s Republic of China. (April 2013)
China Hand: An Autobiography by John Paton Davies Jr.
Mao: The Real Story by Alexander V. Pantsov with Steven I. Levine
The Decline and Fall of the British Empire, 1781–1997 by Piers Brendon
Nixon and Mao: The Week that Changed the World by Margaret MacMillan