Crow by Ted Hughes
No Jerusalem But This by Samuel Menashe
Briefings: Poems Small and Easy by A.R. Ammons
Uplands: New Poems by A.R. Ammons
Collected Poems by James Wright
Stilwell and the American Experience in China 1911-1945 by Barbara Tuchman
Patriarchal Attitudes by Eva Figes
The Live Goat by Cecil Dawkins
On Being Told That Her Second Husband Has Taken His First Lover & Other Stories by Tess Slesinger
Eisenhower, My Eisenhower by Jerome Charyn
Bad News by Paul Spike
Intervention and Negotiation: The United States and the Dominican Revolution by Jerome Slater, with a Foreword by Hans J. Morgenthau
Barrios in Arms: Revolution in Santo Domingo by José A. Moreno
The Unknown Mayhew by Eileen Yeo, by E.P. Thompson
Noel Annan (1916–2000) was a British military intelligence officer and scholar of European history. His works include Leslie Stephen and Our Age, Changing Enemies: The Defeat and Regeneration of Germany, and The Curious Strength of Positivism in English Political Thought.
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.
Stephen Spender (1909–1995) was an English poet and essayist. As a young man, he became friends with W.H. Auden, Louis MacNeice, Cecil Day-Lewis, and Christopher Isherwood, a loose collection often referred to as “the Auden Group” or “MacSpaunday.” He published many collections of poems, including The Still Centre and Ruins and Visions, and numerous volumes of nonfiction and other works, including Learning Laughterand Love-Hate Relations.