Degas and New Orleans: A French Impressionist in America an exhibition at the New Orleans Museum of Art, May 1-August 29, 1999., Catalog of the exhibition by Gail Feigenbaum, by Jean Sutherland Boggs
Report of the Select Committee on US National Security and Military/Commercial Concerns with the People’s Republic of China submitted by Mr. Cox of California, Chairman.
Year of the Rat: How Bill Clinton Compromised US Security for Chinese Cash by Edward Timperlake, by William C. Triplett II
Playing for Keeps: Michael Jordan and the World He Made by David Halberstam
For the Love of the Game: My Story by Michael Jordan
The Best American Sports Writing of the Century edited by. David Halberstam
An Equal Music by Vikram Seth
The Age of Extremes: A History of the World, 1914-1991 by Eric Hobsbawm
Modern Times, Modern Places by Peter Conrad
A History of the World in the Twentieth Century by J.A.S. Grenville
The Century by Peter Jennings, by Todd Brewster
The American Century by Harold Evans, with Gail Buckland, by Kevin Baker
The Oxford History of the Twentieth Century edited by Michael Howard, by William Roger Louis
The Columbia History of the Twentieth Century edited by Richard W. Bulliet
Why the American Century? by Olivier Zunz
The Twentieth Century: A World History by Clive Ponting
Our Times: The Illustrated History of the 20th Century edited by Lorraine Glennon
Chronicle of the 20th Century edited by Clifton Daniel, by John W. Kirshon, foreword by Arthur M. Schlesinger Jr., by An updated edition will be published in November.
National Geographic Eyewitness to the 20th Century by National Geographic Society
Gods and Monsters a film written and directed by Bill Condon. Condon's screenplay appears in Scenario: The Magazine of Screenwriting Art, Vol. 4, No. 4 (Winter 1998-1999).
Father of Frankenstein by Christopher Bram
James Whale: A New World of Gods and Monsters by James Curtis
Bride of Frankenstein by Alberto Manguel. (distributed in the US by Indiana University Press)
Open Secret: Gay Hollywood 1928-1998 by David Ehrenstein
The Lexus and the Olive Tree by Thomas L. Friedman
The Environmental Imagination: Thoreau, Nature Writing, and the Formation of American Culture by Lawrence Buell
Seeing New Worlds: Henry David Thoreau and Nineteenth-Century Natural Science by Laura Dassow Walls
Mark Danner is the author, most recently, of Stripping Bare the Body: Politics Violence War. He is Chancellor’s Professor of English, Journalism and Politics at the University of California at Berkeley and James Clarke Chace Professor of Foreign Affairs, Politics and the Humanities at Bard College and is currently teaching at Al Quds University in East Jerusalem. His book Torture and the Forever War will be published in the spring of 2013. His writing and other work can be found at markdanner.com.
David Lodge is a novelist and critic and Emeritus Professor of English Literature at the University of Birmingham, England. His novels include Changing Places, Small World, Nice Work, Author, Author and A Man of Parts. His most recent works of criticism are Consciousness and the Novel and The Year of Henry James.
Joseph McBride’s books include Steven Spielberg: A Biography, Frank Capra: The Catastrophe of Success, Orson Welles, and Hawks on Hawks. His biography Searching for John Ford will be published in December. He writes a regular column on film for Irish America magazine. (July 1999)
Tim Parks, a novelist, essayist, and translator, is Associate Professor of Literature and Translation at IULM University in Milan. His books include Teach Us to Sit Still: A Skeptic’s Search for Health and Healing and The Server.
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.