When Memory Comes by Saul Friedländer, translated by Helen R. Lane
The Ghost Writer by Philip Roth
Crazy for God: The Nightmare of Cult Life by Christopher Edwards
Moonstruck: A Memoir of My Life in a Cult by Allen Tate Wood, by Jack Vitek
Hostage to Heaven: Four Years in the Unification Church, by an Ex-Moonie and the Mother Who Fought to Free Her by Barbara Underwood, by Betty Underwood
Science, Sin, and Scholarship: The Politics of Reverend Moon and the Unification Church edited by Irving Louis Horowitz
Candido: or, A Dream Dreamed in Sicily by Leonardo Sciascia, translated by Adrienne Foulke
Patricide in the House Divided: A Psychological Interpretation of Lincoln and His Age by George B. Forgie
Burger’s Daughter by Nadine Gordimer
Cannibals and Missionaries by Mary McCarthy
My Sister, Life and Other Poems by Boris Pasternak, edited and with texts by Olga Andreyev Carlisle, Color photographs by Inge Morath
Pasternak, A Collection of Critical Essays edited by Victor Erlich
Boris Pasternak’s Translations of Shakespeare by Anna Kay France
Elites in French Society: The Politics of Survival by Ezra N. Suleiman
Class and Status in France: Economic Change and Social Immobility, 1945-1975 by Jane Marceau
The Printing Press as an Agent of Change: Communications and Cultural Transformations in Early-modern Europe by Elizabeth L. Eisenstein
Shattered Peace: The Origins of the Cold War and the National Security State by Daniel Yergin
Franklin D. Roosevelt and American Foreign Policy, 1932-1945 by Robert Dallek
Russia and the United States by N.V. Sivachev, by N.N. Yakovlev
Russia’s Road to the Cold War: Diplomacy, Warfare, and the Politics of Communism, 1941-1945 by Vojtech Mastny
Stalin Embattled, 1943-1948 by William O. McCagg Jr.
The Communist Movement from Comintern to Cominform by Fernando Claudin, translated by Brian Pearce, by Francis MacDonagh
The American Non-Policy Towards Eastern Europe, 1943-1947: Universalism in an Area not of Essential Interest to the United States Press by Geir Lundestad
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.
David Brion Davis is Sterling Professor of History Emeritus at Yale and Director Emeritus of Yale’s Gilder Lehrman Center for the Study of Slavery, Resistance, and Abolition. He is the author of Inhuman Bondage: The Rise and Fall of Slavery in the New World.
Peter France is Professor Emeritus of French at the University of Edinburgh, the author of Politeness and Its Discontents, and the editor of The New Oxford Companion to Literature in French. (June 2005)
Conor Cruise O’Brien (1917–2009) was an Irish historian and politician. He was elected to the Irish parliament in 1969 and served as a Minister from 1973 until 1977. His works include States of Ireland, The Great Melody and Memoir: My Life and Themes.
Alastair Reid is a poet, a prose chronicler, a translator, and a traveler. Born in Scotland, he came to the United States in the early 1950s, began publishing his poems in The New Yorker in 1951, and for the next fifty-odd years was a traveling correspondent for that magazine. Having lived in both Spain and Latin America for long spells, he has been a constant translator of poetry from the Spanish language, in particular the work of Jorge Luis Borges and Pablo Neruda. He has published more than forty books, among them a wordbook for children, Ounce Dice Trice, with drawings by Ben Shahn. Most recently, in 2008, he published in the U.K. two career-spanning volumes, Outside In: Selected Prose and Inside Out: Selected Poetry and Translations. The substance of Supposing… e gleaned from the many children who have influenced him, to all of whom he owes and dedicates the text.
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.