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The Art of War in an Age of Peace

U.S. Grand Strategy and Resolute Restraint

Michael O’Hanlon

An informed modern plan for post-2020 American foreign policy that avoids the opposing dangers of retrenchment and overextension Russia and China are both believed to have a “grand strategy”—a detailed set of goals...

May 25, 2021, Hardcover, $28.00

Coral Reefs

Majestic Realms under the Sea

Peter F. Sale

An eye-opening introduction to the complexity, wonder, and vital roles of coral reefs  When mass coral bleaching and die-offs were first identified in the 1980s, and eventually linked to warming events, the...

May 25, 2021, Hardcover, $28.50

The Multifarious Mr. Banks

From Botany Bay to Kew, The Natural Historian Who Shaped the World

Toby Musgrave

A fascinating life of Sir Joseph Banks which restores him to his proper place in history as a leading scientific figure of the English Enlightenment“An extensive, admiring account of his subject’s...

May 25, 2021, Paper, $18.00

Clairvoyant of the Small

The Life of Robert Walser

Susan Bernofsky

The first English-language biography of one of the great literary talents of the twentieth century, written by his award-winning translator“Susan Bernofsky's deep and decades-long involvement with Robert Walser's...

May 25, 2021, Hardcover, $35.00

Islamic Thought in Africa

The Collected Works of Afa Ajura (1910-2004) and the Impact of Ajuraism on Northern Ghana

Alhaj Yusuf Salih Ajura; Translated by Zakyi Ibrahim

The first book length-work on Afa Ajura and translation of his complete poems This is the first English translation and commentary of the collected poems of Alhaj Yusuf ?ali? Ajura (1910-2004), a Northern Ghanaian...

June 1, 2021, HC - Paper over Board, $85.00

French Drawings from the Age of Claude, Poussin, Watteau, and Fragonard

Highlights from the Collection of the Harvard Art Museums

Alvin L. Clark Jr.; With an introduction by Edouard Kopp

Dazzling works on paper from a vast and celebrated collection The Harvard Art Museums house one of the most significant collections of works on paper in North America. Among its many strengths are sheets by...

June 1, 2021, HC - Paper over Board, $65.00

The House of Fragile Things

Jewish Art Collectors and the Fall of France

James McAuley

A powerful history of Jewish art collectors in France, and how an embrace of art and beauty was met with hatred and destruction In the dramatic years between 1870 and the end of World War II, a number of...

June 1, 2021, Hardcover, $30.00

Warda

A Novel

Sonallah Ibrahim; Translated from the Arabic by Hosam Aboul-Ela

Sonallah Ibrahim’s 2000 masterpiece offers readers a view of twentieth-century world events through the diary pages of his titular character 1950s Cairo. At a leftist meeting, idealistic journalist Rushdy encounters...

June 1, 2021, Hardcover, $28.00

Sodom and Gomorrah

In Search of Lost Time, Volume 4

Marcel Proust; Edited and Annotated by William C. Carter

An authoritative new edition of Marcel Proust's Sodom and Gomorrah, the fourth volume of the In Search of Lost Time series Marcel Proust’s In Search of Lost Time is considered by many to be the...

June 8, 2021, HC - Paper over Board, $85.00

The First Irish Cities

An Eighteenth-Century Transformation

David Dickson

The untold story of a group of Irish cities and their remarkable development before the age of industrialization A backward corner of Europe in 1600, Ireland was transformed during the following centuries....

June 8, 2021, Hardcover, $40.00

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