Contents


Wartime

Forged in Battle: The Civil War Alliance of Black Soldiers and White Officers by Joseph T. Glatthaar

The New York City Draft Riots: Their Significance for American Society and Politics in the Age of the Civil War by Iver Bernstein

Inside War: The Guerrilla Conflict in Missouri During the American Civil War by Michael Fellman

The Last Days of Hong Kong

Hong Kong Voices edited by Gerd Balke, with an introduction by Anthony Lawrence

Kowtow! by William Shawcross

City on the Rocks: Hong Kong’s Uncertain Future by Kevin Rafferty

Hong Kong Countdown by George Hicks

Rousseau in the Revolution

Rousseau and the Republic of Virtue: The Language of Politics in the French Revolution by Carol Blum

A Critical Dictionary of the French Revolution edited by François Furet, edited by Mona Ozouf

La Déclaration des droits de l’homme et du citoyen by Stéphane Rials

L’An I des droits de l’homme by A de Baecque, by L.M. Vovelle, by W. Schmale

Les Déclarations des droits de l’homme et du citoyen by Christine Fauré

The French Revolution and the Creation of Modern Political Culture, Volume II: The Political Culture of the Revolution edited by Colin Lucas

La Révolution des droits de l’homme by Marcel Gauchet

Contributors

Ian Buruma is currently the Paul R. Williams Professor of Human Rights and Journalism at Bard College. His previous books include Year Zero: A History of 1945, Murder in Amsterdam: The Death of Theo Van Gogh and the Limits of Tolerance, Taming the Gods: Religion and Democracy on Three Continents, and Occidentalism: The West in the Eyes of its Enemies. He writes frequently for The New York Review of Books, The New York Times Magazine, The New Yorker, and the Financial Times. His new book is a collection of essays, Theater of Cruelty: Art, Film, and the Shadows of War, to be published in September 2014.

Joseph Connors, the Director of the Harvard Center for Italian Renaissance Studies, Villa I Tatti, Florence, writes on Italian Renaissance and Baroque architecture. He was formerly Director of the American Academy in Rome and professor of art history at Columbia.

John Higham is Professor of History Emeritus at Johns Hopkins University and the editor of Civil Rights and Social Wrongs: Black—White Relations Since World War II, which has just been published. (November 1997)

James McPherson is George Henry Davis ’86 Professor of American History Emeritus at Princeton. His books include Battle Cry of Freedom: The Civil War Era, which was awarded the Pulitzer Prize in 1989, and, most recently, War on the Waters: The Union and Confederate Navies, 1861–1865.


M. F. Perutz (1914–2002) was an Austrian molecular biologist. He was awarded the Nobel Prize for Chemistry in 1962. He is the author of Is Science Necessary?, Protein Structure, and I Wish I’d Made You Angry Earlier.