Man’s Range for Chaos: Biology, Behavior and the Arts by Morse Peckham
The Discovery of Time by Stephen Toulmin, by June Goodfield
African Tightrope: My Two Years as Nkrumah’s Chief of Staff by Major-General H.T. Alexander
Triumph or Tragedy: Reflections on Vietnam by Richard Goodwin
Stonehenge Decoded by Gerald S. Hawkins, in collaboration with John B. White
The Artist’s Journey into the Interior and Other Essays by Erich Heller
The German Tradition in Literature 1871-1945 by Ronald Gray
The Quest for Love by David Holbrook
Psychoanalysis and Shakespeare by Norman N. Holland
The Diary of a Rapist by Evan S. Connell Jr.
The Crying of Lot 49 by Thomas Pynchon
Omensetter’s Luck by William H. Gass
Ernst Gombrich (1909–2001) was an Austrian art historian. Born in Vienna, Gombrich studied at the Theresianum and then at the University of Vienna under Julius von Schlosser. After graduating, he worked as a Research Assistant and collaborator with the museum curator and Freudian analyst Ernst Kris. He joined the Warburg Institute in London as a Research Assistant in 1936 and was named Director in 1959. His major works include The Story of Art, Art and Illusion: A Study in the Psychology of Pictorial Representation, Aby Warburg: An Intellectual Biography, The Sense of Order: A Study in the Psychology of Decorative Art.
George Lichtheim (1912–1973) was a scholar of Marx and Marxism. Lichtheim was a regular contributor to The Review and a contributing editor of Commentary. His books include From Marx to Hegeland Europe in the Twentieth Century.
Hans J. Morgenthau (1904–1980) was a legal scholar and theorist of international relations. Educated in Germany and Switzerland, Morgenthau taught for many years at the University of Chicago; later in life, he moved to The New School and The City University of New York. His books include In Defense of The National Interest, Politics Among Nations, and The Purpose of American Politics.
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.
Roger Shattuck (1923–2005) was an American writer and scholar of French culture. He taught at Harvard, the University of Texas at Austin, the University of Virginia, and Boston University, where he was named University Professor. His books includeForbidden Knowledge: From Prometheus to Pornography.