Contents


Crying for Attention

Ordinary People by Judith Guest

The 400 Eels of Sigmund Freud by A.G. Mojtabai

The Comatose Kids by Seymour Simckes

The Geek by Craig Nova

Gifts to Greeks

The Greek Adventure: Lord Byron and Other Eccentrics in the War of Independence by David Howarth

Byron’s Greece by Elizabeth Longford, photographs by Jorge Lewinski

Short Reviews

A New Life of Anton Chekhov by Ronald Hingley

The Lives of Roger Casement by B. L. Reid

Penguins: Past and Present, Here and There by George Gaylord Simpson

The Year the Big Apple Went Bust by Fred Ferretti

The Search for J.F.K. by Joan Blair, by Clay Blair Jr.

Contributors