Ludwig Wittgenstein: The Duty of Genius by Ray Monk
Fake? The Art of Deception edited by Mark Jones
Killing Mister Watson by Peter Matthiessen
Health and Happiness by Diane Johnson
BismarckPreussen, Deutschland und Europa AugustNovember 1990 an exhibition at the Deutsches Historische Museum, Berlin,
BismarckPreussen, Deutschland und Europa catalog of the exhibition
Bismarck and the Development of Germany, Vol. I: The Period of Unification, 18151871 by Otto Pflanze
Bismarck and the Development of Germany, Vol. II: The Period of Consolidation, 18711880 by Otto Pflanze
Bismarck and the Development of Germany, Vol. III: The Period of Fortification, 18801898 by Otto Pflanze
Bismarck: Das Reich in der Mitte Europas by Ernst Engelberg
The Greatest-Ever Bank Robbery: The Collapse of the Savings and Loan Industry by Martin Mayer
Inside Job: The Looting of America’s Savings and Loans by Stephen Pizzo, by Mary Fricker, by Paul Muolo
Bankers, Builders, Knaves and Thieves: The $300 Million Scam at ESM by Donald L. Maggin
Who Robbed America? A Citizen’s Guide to the S&L Scandal by Michael Waldman, Introduction by Ralph Nader
The Daisy Chain: How Borrowed Billions Sank a Texas S&L by James O'Shea
Overdrawn: The Bailout of American Savings by Michael A. Robinson
The S&L Debacle: Public Policy Lessons for Bank and Thrift Reevaluation by Lawrence J. White
Benjamin Franklin’s Science by Bernard Cohen
Le Sceptre et la foudre: Franklin à Paris, 17761785 by Claude-Anne Lopez
Mon Cher Papa: Franklin and the Ladies of Paris by Claude-Anne Lopez
Becoming Benjamin Franklin: The Autobiography and the Life by Ormond Seavey
The Papers of Benjamin Franklin, Volumes 114 edited by Leonard W. Labaree
The Papers of Benjamin Franklin, Volumes 1526 edited by William B. Wilcox
The Papers of Benjamin Franklin, Volume 27 edited by Claude A. Lopez
The Papers of Benjamin Franklin, Volume 28 edited by Barbara B. Oberg
Benjamin Franklin: His Life As He Wrote It edited by Esmond Wright
Writings by Benjamin Franklin, edited by J.A. Leo Lemay
Antonina W. Bouis translates works of fiction and nonfiction from the Russian, among her most recent translations are Edvard Radzinsky’s Alexander II: The Last Great Tsar and Marina Goldovskaya’s Woman with a Movie Camera.
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.”
Stuart Hampshire (1914–2004) was an English philosopher. He taught at University College London, Princeton, Stanford and Oxford, where he was named Warden of Wadham College. His books include Thought and Action, Spinoza and Justice Is Conflict.
Sidney Morgenbesser (1921–2004) was a philosopher. Educated at CUNY, The Jewish Theological Seminary and The University of Pennsylvania, Morgenbesser taught at Columbia, where he was named John Dewey Professor of Philosophy.
V. S. Naipaul was born in Trinidad in 1932 and emigrated to England in 1950, when he won a scholarship to University College, Oxford. He is the author of many novels, including A House for Mr. Biswas, A Bend in the River, and In a Free State, which won the Booker Prize. He has also written several nonfiction works based on his travels, including India: A Million Mutinies Now and Beyond Belief: Islamic Excursions Among the Converted Peoples. He was knighted in 1990 and in 1993 was the first recipient of the David Cohen British Literature Prize.