The End of History and the Last Man by Francis Fukuyama
High Cotton by Darryl Pinckney
A War Imagined: The First World War and English Culture by Samuel Hynes
Dreadnought: Britain, Germany, and the Coming of the Great War by Robert K. Massie
Cities of Salt by Abdelrahman Munif, translated by Peter Theroux
The Trench by Abdelrahman Munif, translated by Peter Theroux
Outerbridge Reach by Robert Stone
Preserving the Global Environment: The Challenge of Shared Leadership edited by Jessica Tuchman Mathews
It’s a Matter of Survival by Anita Gordon, by David Suzuki
Ecology, Economics, Ethics: The Broken Circle edited by F. Herbert Bormann, edited by Stephen R. Kellert
Ancient Futures: Learning from Ladakh by Helena Norberg-Hodge
Eco-Warriors: Understanding the Radical Environmental Movement by Rik Scarce
Green Rage: Radical Environmentalism and the Unmaking of Civilization by Christopher Manes
Ozone Diplomacy: New Directions in Safeguarding the Planet by Richard Elliot Benedick
Black Athena: The Afroasiatic Roots of Classical Civilization Volume II, The Archaeological and Documentary Evidence by Martin Bernal
Michelangelo’s Drawings: The Science of Attribution by Alexander Perrig, translated by Michael Joyce
Drawn to Trouble: The Forging of an Artist by Eric Hebborn
Michelangelo’s Nose: A Myth and Its Maker by Paul Barolsky
Why Mona Lisa Smiles and Other Tales by Vasari by Paul Barolsky
Giotto’s Father and the Family of Vasari’s Lives by Paul Barolsky
The Remembered Present: A Biological Theory of Consciousness by Gerald M. Edelman
‘Human Autonomy and the Frontal Lobes’ by F. Lhermitte, by B. Pillon, by M. Serdaru
Human Brain and Psychological Processes by A. R. Luria
The Neuropsychology of Memory by A. R. Luria
Long-lasting Perceptual Priming and Semantic Learning in Amnesia: A Case Experiment by Endel Tulving, by C.A.Gordon Hayman, by Carol A. Macdonald
Drumming at the Edge of Magic: A Journey into the Spirit of Percussion by Mickey Hart
‘The Medial Temporal Lobe Memory System’ by Larry Squire, by Stuart Zola-Morgan
Sound and Symbol: Volume I, Music and the External World Volume II, The Musician by Victor Zuckerkandl
The Strange, Familiar, and Forgotten: An Anatomy of Consciousness by Israel Rosenfield
‘Three Possible Mechanisms of Unawareness of Deficit’ Theoretical Issues by Elkhonon Goldberg, William B. Barr, George P. Prigatano, Daniel L. Schachter, in Awareness of Deficit After Brain Injury
‘On Dreaming and Wakefulness’ by R.R. Llinás, by D. Paré
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.
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.
Theodore H. Draper (1912–2006) was an American historian. Educated at City College, he wrote influential studies of the American Communist Party, the Cuban Revolution and the Iran-Contra Affair. Draper was a fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences and the 1990 recipient of the Herbert Feis Award from the American Historical Association.
Elizabeth Hardwick (1916-2007) was born in Lexington, Kentucky, and educated at the University of Kentucky and Columbia University. A recipient of a Gold Medal from the American Academy of Arts and Letters, she is the author of three novels, a biography of Herman Melville, and four collections of essays. She was a co-founder and advisory editor of The New York Review of Books and contributed more than one hundred reviews, articles, reflections, and letters to the magazine. NYRB Classics publishes Sleepless Nights, a novel, and Seduction and Betrayal, a study of women in literature.
Daniel J. Kevles is Stanley Woodward Professor of History at Yale. His recent works include The Baltimore Case and he is currently completing a history of intellectual property in plants, animals, and people.
Bernard Lewis is Cleveland E. Dodge Professor of Near Eastern Studies Emeritus at Princeton. His most recent books are Music of a Distant Drum and What Went Wrong: Western Impact and Middle Eastern Response. (May 2002)
Oliver Sacks is a physician and the author of ten books, including The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat, Awakenings, An Anthropologist on Mars, and Musicophilia. He lives in New York City, where he is a professor of neurology at the NYU School of Medicine. His latest book, Hallucinations, was published in November 2012.