The Risk of Freedom

Forbidden Knowledge: From Prometheus to Pornography

by Roger Shattuck

Seurat and the Sewers

Impressionists on the Seine: A Celebration of Renoir's Luncheon of the Boating Party 21, 1996- February 9, 1997.

exhibition at the Phillips Collection, Washington, D.C., September, Catalog of the exhibition edited by Eliza E. Rathbone and Katherine Rothkopf and Richard R. Brettell and Charles S. Moffett

Seurat and the Bathers

exhibition at the National Gallery, London, July 2-September 28, 1997., Catalog of the exhibition by John Leighton and Richard Thompson

Seurat and the Avant-Garde

by Paul Smith

The Awful Truth

The Story of Junk: A Novel

by Linda Yablonsky

The Kiss

by Kathryn Harrison

Eve's Apple

by Jonathan Rosen

Some Like It Hot

The Case for Mars: The Plan to Settle the Red Planet and Why We Must

by Robert Zubrin

Imagined Worlds: The Jerusalem-Harvard Lectures

by Freeman Dyson

Secret Sharers

The File: A Personal History

by Timothy Garton Ash

On the ‘Virge’

Virgil Thomson: Composer on the Aisle

by Anthony Tommasini


The Emigrants

by W.G. Sebald, translated by Michael Hulse

The Front Page

The Colonel: The Life and Legend of Robert R. McCormick: 1880-1955

by Richard Norton Smith

The Enigma of Philip II

Philip of Spain

by Henry Kamen

Making the Wrong Joyce

Ulysses: A Reader's Edition

edited by Danis Rose


The Last Governor: Chris Patten and the Handover of Hong Kong

by Jonathan Dimbleby

The Vision of Leonardo

Leonardo da Vinci: Scientist, Inventor, Artist 1997, and the Singapore Art Museum,October 3, 1997-February 1, 1998.

an exhibition at the Museum of Science, Boston, March 3-September 1,, Catalog of the exhibition edited by Otto Letze and Thomas Buchsteiner

Success Story

The Wars of Eduard Shevardnadze

by Carolyn M. Ekedahl and Melvin A. Goodman

My Years with Gorbachev and Shevardnadze: The Memoir of a Soviet Interpreter

by Pavel Palazchenko

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