Jonathan Swift by A. L. Rowse
Nightmare: The Underside of the Nixon Years by J. Anthony Lukas
The Time of Illusion by Jonathan Schell
International Finance Financial Policies, Annual Report to the President and to the Congress The National Advisory Council on International Monetary and
Report on Developing Countries’ External Debt and Debt Relief Provided by the United States
Security Supporting Assistance for Zaire Committee on Foreign Relations Hearing, US Senate
Covert Action in Chile, 1963-73 Governmental Operations with Respect to Intelligence Activities United States Senate, Staff Report of the Select Committee to Study
Evil and World Order by William Irwin Thompson, edited by Ruth Nanda Anshen
The Strange Case of Alfred Hitchcock by Raymond Durgnat
The Films of Alfred Hitchcock by Robert A. Harris and Michael S. Lasky
Family Plot directed by Alfred Hitchcock
The Loyal Blacks by Ellen Gibson Wilson
Song of Protest by Pablo Neruda, translated by Miguel Algarin
Irvin Ehrenpreis (1920–1985) was the Linden Kent Memorial Professor of English Literature at the University of Virginia. In 1984 he received the Christian Gauss Award from Phi Beta Kappa for the final volume of his trilogy, Swift: The Man, His Works, and the Age.
V. S. Naipaul was born in Trinidad in 1932 and emigrated to England in 1950, when he won a scholarship to University College, Oxford. He is the author of many novels, including A House for Mr. Biswas, A Bend in the River, and In a Free State, which won the Booker Prize. He has also written several nonfiction works based on his travels, including India: A Million Mutinies Now and Beyond Belief: Islamic Excursions Among the Converted Peoples. He was knighted in 1990 and in 1993 was the first recipient of the David Cohen British Literature Prize.
Emma Rothschild is Director of the Joint Centre for History and Economics at King’s College, Cambridge and Harvard, and Professor of History at Harvard. She is the author of Economic Sentiments: Adam Smith, Condorcet and the Enlightenment.
Stephen Spender (1909–1995) was an English poet and essayist. As a young man, he became friends with W.H. Auden, Louis MacNeice, Cecil Day-Lewis, and Christopher Isherwood, a loose collection often referred to as “the Auden Group” or “MacSpaunday.” He published many collections of poems, including The Still Centre and Ruins and Visions, and numerous volumes of nonfiction and other works, including Learning Laughterand Love-Hate Relations.