The New New Spanish History

Fascism from Above: The Dictatorship of Primo de Rivera in Spain, 1923–1930 by Shlomo Ben-Ami

Revolution and War in Spain, 1931–1939 edited by Paul Preston

La Encrucijada Vasca: Una vivisección sobre la crisis de convivencia en Euskadi by Ricardo García Damborenea

Our Town

A Place in Time: Middlesex County, Virginia, 1650–1750 by Darrett B. and Anita H. Rutman

A Place in Time: Explicatus by Darrett B. and Anita H. Rutman

Ten Years of Animal Liberation

Modern Meat: Antibiotics, Hormones, and the Pharmaceutical Farm by Orville Schell

Farm Animals: Husbandry, Behavior, and Veterinary Practice by Michael W. Fox

Of Mice, Models, and Men: A Critical Evaluation of Animal Research by Andrew N. Rowan

Victims of Science: The Use of Animals in Research by Richard D. Ryder

Man and Mouse: Animals in Medical Research by William Paton

All That Dwell Therein: Animal Rights and Environmental Ethics by Tom Regan

The Case for Animal Rights by Tom Regan

Animals and Why They Matter: A Journey Around the Species Barrier by Mary Midgley

Rights, Killing, and Suffering: Moral Vegetarianism and Applied Ethics by R.G. Frey

Interests and Rights: The Case Against Animals by R.G. Frey


Edmund S. Morgan is Sterling Professor of History Emeritus at Yale. His most recent book is The Genuine Article: A Historian Looks at Early America. (June 2011)

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.

J.H. Plumb (1911–2001) was a British historian. He taught at Cambridge and Columbia. Plumb was elected a Fellow of the British Academy in 1968 and was knighted in 1982. His works include England in the Eighteenth Century, The Making of a Historian,and The American Experience.

Thomas Powers is the author of The Man Who Kept the Secrets: Richard Helms and the CIA (1979), Heisenberg’s War: The Secret History of the German Bomb (1993), Intelligence Wars: American Secret History from Hitler to al-Qaeda (2002; revised and expanded edition, 2004), and The Confirmation (2000), a novel. He won a Pulitzer Prize for National Reporting in 1971 and has contributed to The New York Review of Books, The New York Times Book Review, Harper’s, The Nation, The Atlantic, and Rolling Stone. His latest book, The Killing of Crazy Horse, won the 2011 Los Angeles Times Book Prize for History. He is currently writing a memoir of his father, who once told him that the last time he met Clare Boothe Luce was in the office of Allen Dulles.

Peter Singer is the Ira W. Decamp Professor of Bioethics at Princeton University, and Laureate Professor at the University of Melbourne. He is the author of *Animal Liberation*, the editor of *In Defense of Animals: The Second Wave*, and, with Paola Cavalieri, co-editor of *The Great Ape Project*.

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.

Henri Zerner, Professor of History of Art and Architecture at Harvard, is the author of Renaissance Art in France: The Invention of Classicism and Écrire l’histoire de l’art: Figures d’une discipline.