Contents


The Kennedy Scandals

JFK: Reckless Youth by Nigel Hamilton

The Fitzgeralds and the Kennedys: An American Saga by Doris Kearns Goodwin

A Thousand Days: John F. Kennedy in the White House by Arthur M. Schlesinger Jr.

A Question of Character: The Life of John F. Kennedy by Thomas C. Reeves

The Founding Father by Richard Whelan

The Kennedy Imprisonment: A Meditation on Power by Garry Wills

Of Kennedys and Kings by Harris Wofford

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Picasso and Things: The Still Lifes of Picasso Philadelphia Museum of Art, and the Grand Palais, Paris by Jean Sutherland Boggs, with essays by Marie-Laure Bernadac, by Brigitte Léal. Catalog of the exhibition at the Cleveland Museum of Art, the

Picasso: Collected Writings edited and with an introduction by Marie-Laure Bernadac, by Christine Piot, preface by Michel Leiris

A Normal Nazi

The Heidegger Controversy: A Critical Reader edited by Richard Wolin

Martin Heidegger: Politik und Geschichte im Leben und Denken (Martin Heidegger: Politics and History in His Life and Thought) by Ernst Nolte

Contributors

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.

Jeri Laber, Senior Advisor to Human Rights Watch, was formerly executive director of its Helsinki division. She is the author, with Barnett R. Rubin, of ‘A Nation is Dying’: Afghanistan Under the Soviets, 1979—1987. (January 1997)

Hilary Mantel is an English novelist, short story writer, and critic. Her novel, Wolf Hall, won the Man Booker Prize in 2009.

John Maynard Smith, Professor of Biology at the University of Sussex, is the author of On Evolution, The Evolution of Sex, Evolution and the Theory of Games, and, with Eörs Szathmáry, The Major Transitions in Evolution. (December 2000)

Edward R. F. Sheehan is a former US diplomat in the Middle East, a novelist (Cardinal Galsworthy), and the author of The Arabs, the Israelis, and Kissinger. He is a former Fellow of Harvard’s Weatherhead Center for International Affairs. (April 2004)

Thomas Sheehan is Professor of Religious Studies at Stanford University. (December 2001)