Know Thine Enemy: A Spy’s Journey into Revolutionary Iran by Edward Shirley
Irreparable Harm: A Firsthand Account of How One Agent Took on the CIA in an Epic Battle Over Secrecy and Free Speech by Frank Snepp
The Nazi War on Cancer by Robert N. Proctor
One Renegade Cell: How Cancer Begins by by Robert A. Weinberg
Matisse: Father & Son by John Russell
The Charterhouse of Parma by Stendhal, translated by Richard Howard
Investigating the Impact of the Year 2000 Problem by 105th Congress Special Committee on the Y2K Technology Problem
The Simple Living Journal’s Y2K Preparation Guide: 110 Ways to Create a Sustainable LifeCrisis or Not by Janet Luhrs, by Cris Evatt
Y2K: The Millennium Bug by Tiggre Don L.
Y2K: The Millennium Crisis by Bradford Morgan
Get Rich with Y2K: How to Cash in on the Financial Crisis in the Year 2000 by Porter Steven L.
Time Bomb 2000: What the Year 2000 Computer CrisisMeans to You! by Yourdon Edward, by Yourdon Jennifer
American Sermons: The Pilgrims to Martin Luther King Jr. edited by Michael Warner
Turbulence in the World Economy by Robert Brenner
Myths of Rich & Poor: Why We’re Better Off Than We Think by W. Michael Cox, by Richard Alm
“Foundations of the Goldilocks Economy: Supply Shocks and the Time-Varying Nairu” by Robert J. Gordon
“The High Pressure U.S. Labor Market of the 1990s” by Alan Kreuger, by Lawrence Katz
The New Dollars and Dreams: Americans Incomes and Economic Change by Frank Levy
“Computers and Aggregate Economic Growth” by Daniel E. Siche
“Economic Statistics, the New Economy, and the Productivity Slowdown” by Jack E. Triplett
The Emerging Digital Economy by Department of Commerce
Dog Heart: A Memoir by Breyten Breytenbach
The White Bone by Barbara Gowdy
The Story of American Freedom by Eric Foner
Berryman’s Shakespeare: Essays, Letters, and Other Writings by John Berryman, edited by John Haffenden
Property and Freedom by Richard Pipes
The Stakeholder Society by Bruce Ackerman, by Anne Alstott
Tiger on the Brink: Jiang Zemin and China’s New Elite by Bruce Gilley
Fang Lizhi, an astrophysicist and former vice-president of the University of Science and Technology of China, was expelled from the Communist Party of China in 1987. He was granted asylum at the US embassy in Beijing before leaving the country in 1990. He is the 1989 recipient of the Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights Award and is a professor of physics at the University of Arizona. (November 2011)
Richard Dorment is the art critic of the Daily Telegraph. Among the exhibitions he has organized is “James McNeill Whistler,” seen at the Tate Gallery, London, the Musée d’Orsay, Paris, and the National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C. (June 2013)
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.
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 Knox (1914–2010) was an English classicist. He was the first director of Harvard’s Center for Hellenic Studies in Washington, DC. Among his many books are The Heroic Temper, The Oldest Dead White European Males, and Backing into the Future: The Classical Tradition and Its Renewal. He is the editor of The Norton Book of Classical Literature and wrote the introductions and notes for Robert Fagles’s translations of the Iliad and the Odyssey.
Jeff Madrick writes an economics column for Harper’s Magazine, is editor of Challenge Magazine, and is director of the Rediscovering Government Initiative at the Roosevelt Institute. His most recent book is Age of Greed: The Triumph of Finance and the Decline of America.
Ian Buruma is the Henry R. Luce Professor at Bard. His books include Murderer in Amsterdam: The Death of Theo Van Gogh and the Limits of Tolerance, Taming the Gods: Religion and Democracy on Three Continents, and the novel The China Lover. His book Year Zero: A History of 1945 will be published in September 2013.
William H. McNeill is Professor Emeritus of History at the University of Chicago. His most recent books are The Pursuit of Truth: A Historian’s Memoir and Summers Long Ago: On Grandfather’s Farm and in Grandmother’s Kitchen, published by the Berkshire Publishing Group. His most recent publication, as editor, is the second edition of the Encyclopedia of World History.
Pankaj Mishra lives in London and India. He is the author of The Romantics, winner of the Los Angeles Times’s Art Seidenbaum Award for First Fiction, and An End to Suffering: The Buddha in the World. He is a frequent contributor to The New York Review of Books and The Guardian. Mishra’s recent books include Temptations of the West: How to Be Modern in India, Pakistan, Tibet, and Beyond and From the Ruins of Empire: The Intellectuals Who Remade Asia.
Edward W. Said is University Professor at Columbia University and the author of Orientalism and Culture and Imperialism. His The End of the Peace Process: Oslo and After was published last spring. Reflections on Exile will appear in early 2001. (November 2000)
Orville Schell is the former Dean of the Graduate School of Journalism at the University of California, Berkeley, and currently the Arthur Ross Director of the Center on US–China Relations at the Asia Society in New York City. (May 2010)
Tom Stoppard’s most recent play, The Invention of Love, will have its first American productions in January at the American Conservatory Theater, San Francisco, and in February at the Wilma Theater, Philadelphia. (September 1999)