Prometheus: The Life of Balzac by André Maurois, translated by Norman Denny
Charles Péguy: A Study in Integrity by Marjorie Villiers
The Making of Modern Ireland: 1603-1923 by J.C. Beckett
The Irish Question: 1840-1921 by Nicholas Mansergh
Ireland Since the Rising by Timothy Patrick Coogan
Inquest by Edward Jay Epstein
Whitewash by Harold Weisberg
The Gates of the Forest by Elie Wiesel, translated by Frances Frenaye
The Last Gentleman by Walker Percy
The Night Visitor and Other Stories by B. Traven
Europe’s Future: The Grand Alternatives by David P. Calleo
Germany and the Atlantic Alliance by James L. Richardson
Man as an End by Alberto Moravia, translated by Bernard Wall
The Lie by Alberto Moravia, translated by Angus Davidson
Denis Donoghue is University Professor at New York University, where he holds the Henry James Chair of English and American Letters. His works include The Practice of Reading, Words Alone: The Poet T.S. Eliot, and The American Classics.
V.S. Pritchett (1900–1997) was a British essayist, novelist and short story writer. He worked as a foreign correspondent for the The Christian Science Monitorand as a literary critic forNew Statesman. In 1968 Pritchett was made a Commander of the Order of the British Empire; he was knighted in 1975. His body of work includes many collections of short stories, in addition to travelogues, reviews, literary biographies and novels.
Ronald Steel is Professor of International Relations at the University of Southern California, a recent fellow at the American Academy in Berlin, and the author of biographies of Walter Lippmann and Robert Kennedy.
Conor Cruise O’Brien (1917–2009) was an Irish historian and politician. He was elected to the Irish parliament in 1969 and served as a Minister from 1973 until 1977. His works include States of Ireland, The Great Melody and Memoir: My Life and Themes.