Contents


Hello to All That

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

Desert Ruritania

Cities of Salt by Abdelrahman Munif, translated by Peter Theroux

The Trench by Abdelrahman Munif, translated by Peter Theroux

Some Like It Hot

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

Michelangelo, True or False?

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 Last Hippie

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

Contributors

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.

David Gilmour’s books include The Last Leopard: A Life of Giuseppe Tomasi di Lampedusa and The Pursuit of Italy: A 
History of a Land, Its Regions, and Their Peoples.
 (March 2014)

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.

Charles Hope was Director of the Warburg Institute, London, from 2001 to 2010. He is the author of Titian.