Violence in the CityAn End or a Beginning? by A Report by the Governor's Commission on the Los Angeles Riots
Near the Ocean (poem)
The Olympia Reader edited by Maurice Girodias
All Things Common: The Hutterian Way of Life by Victor Peters
Presidential Government: The Crucible of Leadership by James MacGregor Burns
The Unloved Germans by Hermann Eich
The Grand Design: A European Solution to German Reunification by Franz-Josef Strauss
Germany Between East and West: The Reunification Problem by Frederick H. Hartmann
The Old Adam by D.J. Enright
Thousand-Year-Old Fiancee & Other Poems by Robert Sward
Selected Poems by Louis Simpson
Collected Poems of Rolfe Humphries by Rolfe Humphries
Selected Poems by Richard Eberhart
Love Poems (Tentative Title) by Frank O'Hara
The Wooden Horse by Daryl Hine
Knock Upon Silence by Carolyn Kizer
Politics and the Warren Court by Alexander M. Bickel
Modern Capitalism: The Changing Balance of Public and Private Power by Andrew Shonfield
The Wretched of the Earth by Frantz Fanon
The Dutch Seaborne Empire 1600-1800 by C.R. Boxer, in the series The History of Human Society edited by J.H. Plumb
The Lyric Impulse by C. Day Lewis
Neal Ascherson is the author of The Struggles for Poland, The Black Sea, and Stone Voices: The Search for Scotland. He is an Honorary Professor at the Institute of Archaeology, University College London.
Elizabeth Hardwick (1916-2007) was born in Lexington, Kentucky, and educated at the University of Kentucky and Columbia University. A recipient of a Gold Medal from the American Academy of Arts and Letters, she is the author of three novels, a biography of Herman Melville, and four collections of essays. She was a co-founder and advisory editor of The New York Review of Books and contributed more than one hundred reviews, articles, reflections, and letters to the magazine. NYRB Classics publishes Sleepless Nights, a novel, and Seduction and Betrayal, a study of women in literature.
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.
Christopher Ricks teaches at Boston University and is a former president of the Association of Literary Scholars, Critics, and Writers. From 2004 to 2009 he was Professor of Poetry at the University of Oxford. His recent books include True Friendship: Geoffrey Hill, Anthony Hecht, and Robert Lowell Under the Sign of Eliot and Pound and Decisions and Revisions in T.S. Eliot.
Gore Vidal (1925–2012) was an American novelist, essayist, and playwright. His many works include the memoirs Point to Point Navigation and Palimpsest, the novels The City and the Pillar, Myra Breckinridge, and Lincoln, and the collection United States: Essays 1952–1992.
Robert Lowell (1917–1977) was twice awarded the Pulitzer Prize for Poetry. Life Studies, For the Union Dead, and The Dolphin are among his many volumes of verse. He was confounder of and contributor to The New York Review of Books.