Contents


Leakage

Blind Ambition: The White House Years by John W. Dean III.

Chief Counsel: Inside the Ervin Committee—The Untold Story of Watergate by Samuel Dash

The Right and the Power: The Prosecution of Watergate by Leon Jaworski

The Dress Code

On Human Finery by Quentin Bell

Dress and Society, 1560-1970 by Geoffrey Squire

Hollywood Costume—Glamour! Glitter! Romance! by Dale McConathy, with Diana Vreeland

Caliban’s Gift

First Images of America: The Impact of the New World on the Old edited by Fredi Chiappelli

Columbus: His Enterprise by Hans Koning

Contributors

Peter Brown is Philip and Beulah Rollins Professor of History Emeritus at Princeton. His most recent book is Through the Eye of a Needle: Wealth, the Fall of Rome, and the Making of Christianity in the West, 350–550 AD.
 (December 2014)

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.

Christopher Hill (1912–2003) was an English historian. Educated at Oxford, Hill taught at the University College of South Wales and Monmouthshire as well as Oxford, where he was elected Master of Balliol College. His books include Puritanism and Revolution,Intellectual Origins of the English Revolution, and The World Turned Upside Down.

Diane Johnson is a novelist and critic. Her books include Lulu in Marrakech and Le Divorce. Her new book, Flyover Lives, was published in January 2014.

Alison Lurie is Frederic J. Whiton Professor of American Literature Emerita at Cornell. She is the author of two collections of essays on children’s literature, Don’t Tell the Grownups and Boys and Girls Forever, and the editor of The Oxford Book of Fairy Tales. Her most recent novel is Truth and Consequences.