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Blasting and Bombardiering by Wyndham Lewis
China, the Other Communism by K.S. Karol
On Modernism: The Prospects for Literature and Freedom by Louis Kampf
New American Review, No. 1 edited by Theodore Solotaroff
Revolutionary Europe, 1783-1815 by George Rudé
The Manor by Isaac Bashevis Singer
The Mimic Men by V.S. Naipaul
Ergo by Jakov Lind
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Birds of North America: A Guide to Field Identification by Chandler S. Robbins, by Bertel Bruun, by Herbert S. Zim, Illustrated in color by Arthur Singer
The Birds of New Zealand: A Field Guide by R.A. Falla, by R.B. Sibson, by E G. Turbott, Illustrated in color and line drawings by Chloë Talbot-Kelly
Germany, Yesterday and Tomorrow by Peter H. Merkl
The Germans and their Modern History by Fritz Ernst, translated by Charles M. Prugh
Martin Bernal is Professor Emeritus of Government at Cornell. His controversial study of Ancient Greece, Black Athena, explores the origins of Hellenic culture and, in particular, the influence of Egypt and Phoenicia on the development of Ancient Greece.
Robert M. Adams (1915-1996) was a founding editor of the Norton Anthology of English Literature. He taught at the University of Wisconsin, Rutgers, Cornell and U.C.L.A. His scholarly interested ranged from Milton to Joyce, and his translations of many classic works of French literature continue to be read to this day.
Frank Kermode (1919–2010) was a British critic and literary theorist. Born on the Isle of Man, he taught at University College London, Cambridge, Columbia and Harvard. Adapted from a series of lectures given at Bryn Mawr College, Kermode’s Sense of An Ending: Studies in the Theory of Fiction remains one of the most influential works of twentieth-century literary criticism.
Andrew Kopkind (1935–1994) was a journalist and editor. Kopkind’s work chronicled the turbulence of the American sixties and seventies; he wrote on the civil rights movement, the Vietnam War era, and the rise of Ronald Regan in Time Magazine, The Nation, and The New Republic, where he served as associate editor. An anthology of his work, The Thirty Years’ Wars: Dispatches and Diversions of a Radical Journalist, 1965-1994, was published in 1995.
W.H. Auden (1907–1973) was an English poet, playwright, and essayist who lived and worked in the United States for much of the second half of his life. His work, from his early strictly metered verse, and plays written in collaboration with Christopher Isherwood, to his later dense poems and penetrating essays, represents one of the major achievements of twentieth-century literature.