Waiting for Mandela

Nelson Mandela: The Man and the Movement

by Mary Benson, foreword by Bishop Desmond M. Tutu

Part of My Soul Went With Him

by Winnie Mandela, edited by Anne Benjamin, adapted by Mary Benson

Winnie Mandela

by Nancy Harrison

Dispensations: The Future of South Africa as South Africans See It

by Richard John Neuhaus

Right Man, Wrong Job

Diary of the Cavaliere Bernini's Visit to France

by Paul Fréart de Chantelou, edited with an introduction by Anthony Blunt, annotated by George C. Bauer, translated by Margery Corbett

Bernini in France: An Episode in Seventeenth-Century History

by Cecil Gould

Boom at the Top

The Bourne Supremacy

by Robert Ludlum

The White House Mess

by Christopher Buckley

The Sisters

by Robert Littell

Stallion Gate

by Martin Cruz Smith


Melanie Klein: Her World and Her Work

by Phyllis Grosskurth

Bloomsbury/Freud: The Letters of James and Alix Strachey, 1924–1925

edited by Perry Meisel, edited by Walter Kendrick

A Big Bungle

All Fall Down: America's Tragic Encounter with Iran

by Gary Sick

The Pride and the Fall: Iran 1974–1979

by Anthony Parsons


The Anthropic Cosmological Principle

by John D. Barrow and Frank J. Tipler, with a foreword by John A. Wheeler


Holy Smoke

by G. Cabrera Infante

The Good Life

Frank and Maisie: A Memoir with Parents

by Wilfrid Sheed

The Stagnant South

Old South, New South: Revolutions in the Southern Economy Since the Civil War

by Gavin Wright

Blood on the Border

Nothing Happens in Carmincross

by Benedict Kiely

Hood’s Progress!

Wiseguy: Life in a Mafia Family

by Nicholas Pileggi

The Medley Is the Message

The Rustle of Language

by Roland Barthes, translated by Richard Howard

The Responsibility of Forms: Critical Essays on Music, Art, and Representation

by Roland Barthes, translated by Richard Howard

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