Wartime: Understanding and Behavior in the Second World War by Paul Fussell
Living Through the Blitz by Tom Harrisson
The Battle of Britain: The Greatest Air Battle of World War II by Richard Hough, by Denis Richards
The Russia House by John le Carré
Europe, Europe: Forays into a Continent by Hans Magnus Enzensberger, translated by Martin Chalmers
Impressionism: Art, Leisure, and Parisian Society by Robert L. Herbert
A World at Peace: Common Security in the Twenty-first Century by the Palme Commission on Disarmament and Security Issues
Bitter Fame: A Life of Sylvia Plath by Anne Stevenson
Do the Right Thing a movie by Spike Lee
Do the Right Thing: A Spike Lee Joint by Spike Lee, with Lisa Jones
For Every Sin by Aharon Appelfeld, Translated from the Hebrew by Jeffrey M. Green
The Immortal Bartfuss by Aharon Appelfeld, Translated from the Hebrew by Jeffrey M. Green
Five Seasons by A.B. Yehoshua, Translated from the Hebrew by Hillel Halkin
His Daughter by Yoram Kaniuk, Translated from the Hebrew by Seymour Simckes
See Under: Love by David Grossman, Translated from the Hebrew by Betsy Rosenberg
Shakespeare: The Four Romances by Robert M. Adams
God’s Dust: A Modern Asian Journey by Ian Buruma
Why Did the Heavens Not Darken? The “Final Solution” in History by Arno J. Mayer
The Kraków Ghetto and the Plaszów Camp Remembered by Malvina Graf, foreword and notes by George M. Kren
Some Dare to Dream: Frieda Frome’s Escape From Lithuania by Frieda Frome, foreword by Robert Abzug
Double Identity: A Memoir by Zofia S. Kubar
Life With a Star by Jirí Weil, translated by Ruzena Kovarikova, by Roslyn Schloss, preface by Philip Roth
From That Place and Time: A Memoir, 19381947 by Lucy S. Dawidowicz
The Jews and the Poles in World War II by Stefan Korbonski
And I Am Afraid of My Dreams by Wanda Póltawska, translated by Mary Craig
Doctor #117641: A Holocaust Memoir by Louis J. Micheels M.D., foreword by Albert J. Solnit M.D.
Eva’s Story: A Survivor’s Tale by the Step-Sister of Anne Frank by Eva Schloss, with Evelyn Julia Kent
Unbroken: Resistance and Survival in the Concentration Camps by Len Crome
Lódz Ghetto: Inside a Community Under Siege compiled and edited by Alan Adelson, by Robert Lapides, with annotations and bibliographical notes by Marek Web
Soldiers of Evil: The Commandants of the Nazi Concentration Camps by Tom Segev, translated by Haim Watzman
The Holocaust in History by Michael R. Marrus
Unanswered Questions: Nazi Germany and the Genocide of the Jews edited by François Furet
Modernity and the Holocaust by Zygmunt Bauman
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.
Martin Bernal is Professor Emeritus of Government at Cornell. His controversial study of Ancient Greece, Black Athena, explores the origins of Hellenic culture and, in particular, the influence of Egypt and Phoenicia on the development of Ancient Greece.
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.
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.
Ronald Dworkin (1931–2013) was Professor of Philosophy and Frank Henry Sommer Professor of Law at NYU. His books include Is Democracy Possible Here?, Justice in Robes, Freedom’s Law, and Justice for Hedgehogs. He was the 2007 winner of the Ludvig Holberg International Memorial Prize for “his pioneering scholarly work” of “worldwide impact” and he was recently awarded the Balzan Prize for his “fundamental contributions to Jurisprudence.”
Jack Flam is Distinguished Professor of Art History at Brooklyn College and at the Graduate Center of the City University of New York. His new book, Matisse and Picasso: The Story of Their Rivalry and Friendship, has just been published. (March 2003)
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.
Bernard Williams (1929–2003) was Deutsch Professor of Philosophy at the University of California, Berkeley, and a Fellow of All Souls College, Oxford. His books include *Problems of the Self*, *Moral Luck*, *Ethics and the Limits of Philosophy*, and *Truth and Truthfulness*.
Lord Zuckerman (1904–1993) was a British zoologist and military strategist. Having advised the Allies on bombing strategy during World War II, he spent much of his later life campaigning for nuclear non-proliferation. Zuckerman was knighted in 1956 and made a life peer in 1971.
Derek Walcott is a poet, playwright, essayist, and visual artist. Born in Castries, St. Lucia, he won the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1992. His epic poem Omerosis a reworking of the Homeric story and tradition into a journey around the Caribbean and beyond to the American West and London.
Jeremy Waldron is University Professor at the NYU School of Law and Chichele Professor of Social and Political Theory at All Souls College, Oxford. His most recent book is The Harm in Hate Speech. (February 2013)
Wendy Lesser is the founding editor of The Threepenny Review and the author of six books of nonfiction. Her reviews and essays have appeared in periodicals around the country, and she has been a fellow of the Guggenheim Foundation, the National Arts Jouranlism Program, and the American Academy in Berlin. She lives in Berkeley, California.
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.