Reagan’s America: Innocents at Home by Garry Wills
Fryderyk Chopin: Pianist from Warsaw by William G. Atwood
Chopin: Pianist and Teacher as Seen by his Pupils by Jean-Jacques Eigeldinger, translated by Naomi Shohet, translated by Krysia Osostowicz, by Roy Howat, edited by Roy Howat
The Messiah of Stockholm by Cynthia Ozick
Foe by J.M. Coetzee
Shadows and Whispers: Power Politics Inside the Kremlin from Brezhnev to Gorbachev by Dusko Doder
Marriage and Morals Among the Victorians by Gertrude Himmelfarb
The Nazi Doctors: Medical Killing and the Psychology of Genocide by Robert Jay Lifton
Mengele: The Complete Story by Gerald L. Posner, by John Ware
Auschwitz: An Eyewitness Account of Mengele’s Infamous Death Camp by Dr. Miklos Nyiszli, translated by Tibère Kremer, by Richard Seaver, with a foreword by Bruno Bettelheim
Letters from Westerbork by Etty Hillesum, introduction and notes by Jan G. Gaarlandt, translated by Arnold J. Pomerans
Lives of the Courtesans: Portraits of the Renaissance by Lynne Lawner
Time’s Arrow, Time’s Cycle: Myth and Metaphor in the Discovery of Geological Time by Stephen Jay Gould
“Is Uniformitarianism Necessary?” by Stephen Jay Gould
“Punctuated Equilibria: An Alternative to Phyletic Gradualism,” by Stephen Jay Gould, with Niles Eldredge. in T.J.M. Schopf, ed. Models in Paleobiology
Ontogeny and Phylogeny by Stephen Jay Gould
Ever Since Darwin: Reflections in Natural History by Stephen Jay Gould
“The Spandrels of San Marcos and the Panglossian Paradigm: A Critique of the Adaptationist Programme,” by Stephen Jay Gould, with R.C. Lewontin. in Proceedings of the Royal Society of London, B 205 (1979)
The Panda’s Thumb: More Reflections in Natural History by Stephen Jay Gould
The Mismeasure of Man by Stephen Jay Gould
Hen’s Teeth and Horse’s Toes by Stephen Jay Gould
The Flamingo’s Smile: Reflections in Natural History by Stephen Jay Gould
Aggression and Community:Paradoxes of Andalusian Culture by David D. Gilmore
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.
D.J. Enright (1920–2002) was a British poet, novelist and critic. He held teaching positions in Egypt, Japan, Thailand, Singapore and the United Kingdom. In 1981 Enright was awarded the Queen’s Gold Medal for Poetry.
Stanley Hoffmann is Paul and Catherine Buttenwieser University Professor at Harvard. His most recent books are Chaos and Violence: What Globalization, Failed States, and Terrorism Mean for US Foreign Policy and Rousseau and Freedom, coedited with Christie McDonald.
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.
Frank J. Sulloway is Visiting Scholar in the Institute of Personality and Social Research at the University of California, Berkeley. He is the author most recently of Born to Rebel: Birth Order, Family Dynamics, and Creative Lives. (November 2006)