A Turn in the South by V.S. Naipaul
A Turn in the South by V.S. Naipaul
More Like Us: Making America Great Again by James Fallows
The Image of the Black in Western Art Volume IV: From the American Revolution to World War I, Part 1, Slaves and Liberators by Hugh Honour
The Image of the Black in Western Art Volume IV: From the American Revolution to World War I, Part 2, Black Models and White Myths by Hugh Honour
The Essential Gesture: Writing, Politics and Places by Nadine Gordimer, edited and with an introduction by Stephen Clingman
The Novels of Nadine Gordimer: History from the Inside by Stephen R. Clingman
Der Teufelspakt: Die deutsch-russischen Beziehungen vom Ersten zum Zweiten Weltkrieg by Sebastian Haffner
The Deadly Embrace: Hitler, Stalin and the Nazi-Soviet Pact, 19391941 by Anthony Read, by David Fisher
Between Churchill and Stalin: The Soviet Union, Great Britain, and the Origins of the Grand Alliance by Steven Merritt Miner
Hence by Brad Leithauser
The Pizza Connection: Lawyers, Money, Drugs, Mafia by Shana Alexander
The Cocaine Wars by Paul Eddy, with Hugo Sabogal, by Sara Walden
Sealing the Borders: The Effects of Increased Military Participation in Drug Interdiction by Peter Reuter, by Gordon Crawford, by Jonathan Cave
Kings of Cocaine: Inside the Medellín CartelAn Astonishing True Story of Murder, Money and International Corruption by Guy Gugliotta, by Jeff Leen
Desperadoes: Latin Drug Lords, US Lawmen, and the War America Can’t Win by Elaine Shannon
White Rabbit: A Doctor’s Story of Her Addiction and Recovery by Martha Morrison MD.
Drug Abuse Prevention: Further Efforts Needed to Identify Programs That Work
The American Disease: Origins of Narcotic Control by David F. Musto MD.
The Making of a Senator: Dan Quayle by Richard F. Fenno Jr.
Narrative of a Five Years Expedition against the Revolted Negroes of Surinam by John Gabriel Stedman. transcribed for the first time from the original 1790 manuscript, edited by Richard Price, by Sally Price
The Overthrow of Colonial Slavery, 17761848 by Robin Blackburn
The Arrogance of Race: Historical Perspectives on Slavery, Racism, and Social Inequality by George M. Fredrickson
Any Old Iron by Anthony Burgess
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.
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.
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.
Denis Donoghue is University Professor at New York University, where he holds the Henry James Chair of English and American Letters. His works include The Practice of Reading, Words Alone: The Poet T.S. Eliot, and The American Classics.
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.
Nicholas Lemann is Dean and Henry R. Luce Professor at the Columbia Graduate School of Journalism. He is the author of The Big Test: The Secret History of the American Meritocracy and The Promised Land: The Great Black Migration and How It Changed America, among other books.
Avishai Margalit is Professor Emeritus of Philosophy at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. He is the winner of the 2012 Philosophical Book Award (Hannover) for his most recent book, On Compromise and Rotten Compromises.
Garry Wills is Professor of History Emeritus at Northwestern. His study of Abraham Lincoln, Lincoln at Gettysburg: The Words That Remade America, was awarded the Pulitzer Prize in 1993. His latest book, Why Priests? A Failed Tradition, was published in February 2013.
Roger Shattuck (1923–2005) was an American writer and scholar of French culture. He taught at Harvard, the University of Texas at Austin, the University of Virginia, and Boston University, where he was named University Professor. His books includeForbidden Knowledge: From Prometheus to Pornography.