A Passage to India a film, written and directed by David Lean
The Periodic Table by Primo Levi, translated by Raymond Rosenthal
The Reign of the Ayatollahs: Iran and the Islamic Revolution by Shaul Bakhash
The Winged Gospel: America’s Romance with Aviation, 1900–1950 by Joseph J. Corn
How Democracies Perish by Jean-François Revel, with the assistance of Branko Lazitch, translated by William Byron
The Mysterious William Shakespeare: The Myth and the Reality by Charlton Ogburn
Slavery and Human Progress by David Brion Davis
The Command and Control of Nuclear Forces by Paul Bracken
Géricault: His Life and Work by Lorenz E.A. Eitner
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
Victor Hugo and the Visionary Novel by Victor Brombert
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
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
Noel Annan (1916–2000) was a British military intelligence officer and scholar of European history. His works include Leslie Stephen and Our Age, Changing Enemies: The Defeat and Regeneration of Germany, and The Curious Strength of Positivism in English Political Thought.
Neal Ascherson is the author of The Struggles for Poland, The Black Sea, and Stone Voices: The Search for Scotland. He is an Honorary Professor at the Institute of Archaeology, University College London.
Murray Kempton (1917-1997) was a columnist for Newsday, as well as a regular contributor to The New York Review of Books. His books include Rebellions, Perversities, and Main Events and The Briar Patch, as well as Part of Our Time. He won the Pulitzer Prize in 1985.
Jeri Laber, Senior Advisor to Human Rights Watch, was formerly executive director of its Helsinki division. She is the author, with Barnett R. Rubin, of A Nation is Dying’: Afghanistan Under the Soviets, 1979—1987. (January 1997)
Bernard Lewis is Cleveland E. Dodge Professor of Near Eastern Studies Emeritus at Princeton. His most recent books are Music of a Distant Drum and What Went Wrong: Western Impact and Middle Eastern Response. (May 2002)
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.