Shakespeare, Spenser, Donne: Renaissance Essays by Frank Kermode
The Masks of Othello by Marvin Rosenberg
The Masks of King Lear by Marvin Rosenberg
Hero and Saint: Shakespeare and the Graeco-Roman Heroic Tradition by Reuben A. Brower
Roots of War by Richard J. Barnet
August 1914 by Alexander Solzhenitsyn, translated by Michael Glenny
Victor Emanuel, Cavour, and the Risorgimento by Denis Mack Smith
Vittorio Emanuele II by Denis Mack Smith, translated by Joli Bertolazzi
Reflections on the Causes of Human Misery and upon Certain Proposals to Eliminate Them by Barrington Moore Jr.
My Michael by Amos Oz, translated by Nicholas de Lange
The Western Coast by Paula Fox
Erections, Ejaculations, Exhibitions and General Tales of Ordinary Madness by Charles Bukowski
I Come as a Thief by Louis Auchincloss
Mumbo Jumbo by Ishmael Reed
Fire in the Lake: The Vietnamese and the Americans in Vietnam by Frances FitzGerald
Captain Blackman by John A. Williams
The Car Thief by Theodore Weesner
The Needle’s Eye by Margaret Drabble
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.
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 Craft is a conductor and writer. Craft’s close working friendship with Igor Stravinsky is the subject of his memoir, An Improbable Life. In 2002 he was awarded the International Prix du Disque at the Cannes Music Festival.
Roger Sale is a critic and journalist. Until 1999, he was Professor of English at the University of Washington. His books include Modern Heroism: Essays on D. H. Lawrence, William Empson and J.R.R. Tolkien and On Not Being Good Enough: Writings of a Working Critic.