Leap of Faith: Memoirs of an Unexpected Life by Queen Noor
The Art of Adolf Wölfli: St. Adolf-Giant-Creation Catalog of the exhibition by Elka Spoerri and Daniel Baumann, with an essay by Edward M. Gomez and a foreword by Gerard C. Werkin
Madness and Art: The Life and Works of Adolf Wölfli by Walter Morgenthaler, M.D., translated from the German and with an introduction and notes by Aaron H. Esman, M.D., with Elka Spoerri
Beyond Reason: Art and Psychosis, Works from the Prinzhorn Collection by Bettina Brand-Claussen, Inge Jádi, and Caroline Douglas
The Discovery of the Art of the Insane by John M. MacGregor
The Clinton Wars by Sidney Blumenthal
Raising America: Experts, Parents, and a Century of Advice About Children by Ann Hulbert
Anxious Parents: A History of Modern Childrearing in America by Peter N. Stearns
Fat Land: How Americans Became the Fattest People in the World by Greg Critser
A Mind at a Time by Mel Levine, M.D.
The Myth of Laziness by Mel Levine, M.D.
Jarhead: A Marine’s Chronicle of the Gulf War and Other Battles by Anthony Swofford
Dostoevsky: The Mantle of the Prophet, 1871–1881 by Joseph Frank
Sunlight at Midnight: St. Petersburg and the Rise of Modern Russia by W. Bruce Lincoln
Russia in the Age of Peter the Great by Lindsey Hughes
Peter the Great by Lindsey Hughes
St. Petersburg: A Cultural History by Solomon Volkov,translated from the Russian by Antonina W. Bouis
Natasha’s Dance: A Cultural History of Russia by Orlando Figes
Prince of Princes: The Life of Potemkin by Simon Sebag Montefiore
Lloyd George: War Leader, 1916–1918 by John Grigg
The Years That Are Past by Frances Lloyd George
Frances, Countess Lloyd George: More than a Mistress by Ruth Longford
The Decline and Fall of Lloyd George by Max Aitkens Beaverbrook
Lloyd George: A Diary by Frances Stevenson, edited by A.J.P. Taylor
Stranger on the Square by Arthur and Cynthia Koestler
Reviewery by Christopher Ricks
Selected Poems of James Henry edited by Christopher Ricks
Captives by Linda Colley
Four Colors Suffice: How the Map Problem Was Solved by Robin Wilson
Making Meaning: “Printers of the Mind” and Other Essays by D.F. McKenzie, edited by Peter D. McDonald and Michael F. Suarez
Books and Bibliography: Essays in Commemoration of Don McKenzie edited by John Thomson
Ingrid D. Rowland is a professor, based in Rome, at the University of Notre Dame School of Architecture. A frequent contributor to The New York Review of Books, she is the author of The Culture of the High Renaissance: Ancients and Moderns in Sixteenth-Century Rome and The Scarith of Scornello: A Tale of Renaissance Forgery. She has also published a translation of Vitruvius’ Ten Books of Architecture and a history of Villa Taverna, the US ambassador’s residence in Rome.
Russell Smith is the author of the novels How Insensitive and Noise; Young Men, a story collection; and the illustrated fable The Princess and the Whiskheads. He writes a weekly column for the Toronto Globe and Mail, in which a different version of the article in this issue appeared. (May 2003)
Christian Caryl is a Senior Fellow at the Legatum Institute and the Editor of Foreign Policy’s Democracy Lab website. His book Strange Rebels: 1979 and the Birth of the 21st Century was published in April 2013.
Tim Judah has written widely on foreign affairs. He reports on the Balkans for The Economist and its online column Eastern Approaches. He is the author of books about the region and a biography of Abebe Bikila, the first black African to win a gold medal at the Olympics. (May 2012)
Larry McMurtry lives in Archer City, Texas. His novels include The Last Picture Show, Terms of Endearment, Lonesome Dove (winner of the 1986 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction), Folly and Gloryand Rhino Ranch. His nonfiction works include a biography of Crazy Horse, Walter Benjamin at the Dairy Queen, Paradise, Sacagawea’s Nickname: Essays on the American West and, most recently, Custer.
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.