Behind the Oval Office: Winning the Presidency in the Nineties by Dick Morris
Charles Rennie Mackintosh 1996-February 16, 1997; The Art Institute of Chicago, March 29-June 22; and the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, August 3-October 12 (previously at the Glasgow Museums, McLellan Galleries, May 25-September 30, 1996) Exhibition at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, November 19,
Charles Rennie Mackintosh (1868-1928) by Charlotte Fiell, by Peter Fiell
Charles Rennie Mackintosh catalog of the exhibition,, edited by Wendy Kaplan
Mackintosh’s Masterwork: Charles Rennie Mackintosh and the Glasgow School of Art by William Buchanan, by James Macaulay, by Andrew MacMillan, by George Rawson, by Peter Trowles, foreword by Eckart Muthesius
Christopher Isherwood: Diaries, Volume One: 1939-1960 edited and introduced by Katherine Bucknell
What It Means to Be a Libertarian: A Personal Interpretation by Charles Murray
Selected Stories by Alice Munro
After Rain by William Trevor
The Long Affair: Thomas Jefferson and the French Revolution, 1785-1800 by Conor Cruise O'Brien
Evita a film directed by Alan Parker, with music by Andrew Lloyd Webber, lyrics by Tim Rice
The Making of Evita by Alan Parker, with an introduction by Madonna
Santa Evita by Tomás Eloy Martínez, translated by Helen Lane
Eva Perón by Alicia Dujovne Ortiz, translated by Shawn Fields
Evita: In My Own Words translated by Laura Dail
The Last Harvest: The Genetic Gamble That Threatens to Destroy American Agriculture by Paul Raeburn
Our Children’s Toxic Legacy: How Science and Law Fail to Protect Us from Pesticides by Wargo John
Noah’s Choice: The Future of Endangered Species by Charles C. Mann, by Mark L. Plummer
Losing Ground: American Environmentalism at the Close of the Twentieth Century by Mark Dowie
Life in Black and White: Family and Community in the Slave South by Brenda E. Stevenson
Lise Meitner: A Life in Physics by Ruth Lewin Sime
St. Petersburg: A Cultural History by Solomon Volkov, translated by Antonina W. Bouis
Christopher Hitchens (1949–2011) was a British-American journalist and social critic. Known for his confrontational style and contrarian views on a range of social issues, Hitchens was a frequent contributor to The Nation, The Atlantic, The Times Literary Supplement and Vanity Fair. Hitchens recounts his struggle with esophageal cancer in Mortality, which was published in 2012.
John Banville was born in Wexford, Ireland in 1945. He is the author of many novels, including The Book of Evidence, The Untouchable, Eclipse, The Sea (winner of the Man Booker Prize), and Ancient Light. As Benjamin Black he has written six crime novels, including Vengeance.
David Brion Davis is Sterling Professor of History Emeritus at Yale and Director Emeritus of Yale’s Gilder Lehrman Center for the Study of Slavery, Resistance, and Abolition. He is the author of Inhuman Bondage: The Rise and Fall of Slavery in the New World.
Martin Filler was the longtime architecture critic of House & Garden, until it ceased publication in 2007. He is the co-author, with Olivier Bossiere, of The Vitra Design Museum: Frank Gehry, Architect, and author of Makers of Modern Architecture, which is based on essays from The New York Review. A second volume of his writings on architecture is forthcoming from New York Review Books.
Robert O. Paxton, Mellon Professor of Social Sciences Emeritus at Columbia, is a lifelong birder. He is a former president of the Linnaean Society of New York and a regional editor of North American Birds magazine. He is the author of The Anatomy of Fascism, among other works.
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.
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.
Garry Wills is Professor of History Emeritus at Northwestern. His study of Abraham Lincoln, Lincoln at Gettysburg: The Words That Remade America, was awarded the Pulitzer Prize in 1993. His latest book, Why Priests? A Failed Tradition, was published in February 2013.