Is There an Answer for Syria?

The time is ripe for both the Assad regime and the non-jihadi opposition groups to execute comprehensive, unilateral truces

Afghanistan: ‘A Shocking Indictment’

Anand Gopal’s ‘No Good Men Among the Living’

No Good Men Among the Living: America, the Taliban, and the War Through Afghan Eyes

by Anand Gopal

The Genius in Exile

“You lose one home after another, I say to myself. Here I am, sitting with my wanderer’s staff. My feet are sore, my heart is tired, my eyes are dry.”

The Hundred Days

by Joseph Roth, translated from the German by Richard Panchyk

In the Syria We Don’t Know

How the Assad regime is surviving

When Doctors Admit They Went Wrong

Internal Medicine: A Doctor’s Stories

by Terrence Holt

‘Broken Windows’ and the New York Police

A mayor stakes his progressive ambitions on the creation of a more just police force

How Lincoln Played the Press

He swam through the sewer and came out (relatively) clean

Lincoln and the Power of the Press: The War for Public Opinion

by Harold Holzer

Back from Heaven—The Science

Erasing Death: The Science That Is Rewriting the Boundaries Between Life and Death

by Sam Parnia with Josh Young

The Spiritual Doorway in the Brain: A Neurologist’s Search for the God Experience

by Kevin Nelson

Life After Death: The Evidence

by Dinesh D’Souza

Proof of Heaven: A Neurosurgeon’s Journey into the Afterlife

by Eban Alexander

Heaven Is for Real: A Little Boy’s Astounding Story of His Trip to Heaven and Back

by Todd Burpo with Lynn Vincent

Life After Life: The Investigation of a Phenomenon—Survival of Bodily Death

by Raymond A. Moody Jr., with a preface by Melvin Morse and a foreword by Elisabeth Kübler-Ross

Embraced by the Light

by Betty J. Eadie with Curtis Taylor

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Can He Take Back Japan?

Chewing Gum and Chocolate: Photographs by Shomei Tomatsu

edited by Leo Rubinfien and John Junkerman, with texts by Tomatsu and an afterword by Rubinfien

The Voice of a Rebel

The Selected Letters of Elia Kazan

edited by Albert J. Devlin with Marlene J. Devlin

The Spell of Jabotinsky

Jabotinsky: A Life

by Hillel Halkin

The Voice of the Shaman

A passionate appeal for the rights of indigenous people

The Falling Sky: Words of a Yanomami Shaman

by Davi Kopenawa and Bruce Albert, translated from the French by Nicholas Elliott and Alison Dundy

Forster in Love: The Story

Arctic Summer

by Damon Galgut

Our Conservative, Criminal Politicians

The Invisible Bridge: The Fall of Nixon and the Rise of Reagan

by Rick Perlstein

The Nixon Defense: What He Knew and When He Knew It

by John W. Dean

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