The Big Guy

The Years of Lyndon Johnson: Master of the Senate

by Robert A. Caro

Scratch a Russian

Natasha's Dance: A Cultural History of Russia

by Orlando Figes

Islamic Venice?

Venice and the East: The Impact of the Islamic World on Venetian Architecture, 1100–1500

by Deborah Howard

Mighty Hermaphrodite


by Jeffrey Eugenides

Music, Maestro, Please!

The Letters of Arturo Toscanini

compiled, edited, and translated from the Italian by Harvey Sachs

Arturo Toscanini: The NBC Years

by Mortimer H. Frank

The Religious Success Story

Darwin's Cathedral: Evolution, Religion, and the Nature of Society

by David Sloan Wilson


In Lands Not My Own: A Wartime Journey

by Reuben Ainsztein

Trains of Thought: Memories of a Stateless Youth

by Victor Brombert

Still Alive: A Holocaust Girlhood Remembered

by Ruth Kluger, with a foreword by Lore Segal

Nobs & Nabobs

Ornamentalism: How the British Saw Their Empire

by David Cannadine

Apocalypse Soon


by Michael Hardt and Antonio Negri

The Modern Machiavelli

The Tragedy of Great Power Politics

by John J. Mearsheimer

No Virtue Like Necessity: Realist Thought in International Relations Since Machiavelli

by Jonathan Haslam

The Shield of Achilles: War, Peace, and the Course of History

by Philip Bobbitt

A Vanished World

The Voices of Morebath: Reformation and Rebellion in an English Village

by Eamon Duffy

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