Spring 2023: Paperbacks


The American History of an Idea

Lillian Faderman


After Disbelief

On Disenchantment, Disappointment, Eternity, and Joy

Anthony T. Kronman


Journeys to Heaven and Hell

Tours of the Afterlife in the Early Christian Tradition

Bart D. Ehrman


The Economic Weapon

The Rise of Sanctions as a Tool of Modern War

Nicholas Mulder


A World Safe for Democracy

Liberal Internationalism and the Crises of Global Order

G. John Ikenberry


The Weaponisation of Everything

A Field Guide to the New Way of War

Mark Galeotti


A World Without Soil

The Past, Present, and Precarious Future of the Earth Beneath Our Feet

Jo Handelsman, Kayla Cohen


The Week

A History of the Unnatural Rhythms That Made Us Who We Are

David M Henkin


The Wall and the Bridge

Fear and Opportunity in Disruption's Wake

Glenn Hubbard


Thomas Jefferson

A Biography of Spirit and Flesh

Thomas S. Kidd



Dark Persuasion

A History of Brainwashing from Pavlov to Social Media

Joel E. Dimsdale



Adapting America's China Strategy in an Age of Competitive Interdependence

Ryan Hass


Military Strategy

A Global History

Jeremy Black


Campaign of the Century

Kennedy, Nixon, and the Election of 1960

Irwin F. Gellman


The World Before Us

The New Science Behind Our Human Origins

Tom Higham


The Liberation of the Camps

The End of the Holocaust and Its Aftermath

Dan Stone


Henry V

The Conscience of a King

Malcolm Vale



Terry Eagleton


Late Fragments

Flares, My Heart Laid Bare, Prose Poems, Belgium Disrobed

Charles Baudelaire, Richard Sieburth


The Last Days of Mankind

The Complete Text

Karl Kraus, Fred Bridgham, Edward Timms


533 Days

Cees Nooteboom, Laura Watkinson, Simone Sassen


Hocus Bogus

Emile Ajar, David Bellos, Romain Gary


The Story of the Country House

A History of Places and People

Clive Aslet


How to Enjoy Art

A Guide for Everyone

Ben Street


John Craxton

A Life of Gifts

Ian Collins


A Blue New Deal

Why We Need a New Politics for the Ocean

Chris Armstrong


Confronting Climate Gridlock

How Diplomacy, Technology, and Policy Can Unlock a Clean Energy Future

Daniel S. Cohan, Michael E. Webber


The Normans

Power, Conquest and Culture in 11th Century Europe

Judith A. Green


Rapture and Melancholy

The Diaries of Edna St. Vincent Millay

Edna St. Vincent Millay, Daniel Mark Epstein, Holly Peppe


The Georgians

The Deeds and Misdeeds of 18th-Century Britain

Penelope J. Corfield


Critical Revolutionaries

Five Critics Who Changed the Way We Read

Terry Eagleton


The Dissolution of the Monasteries

A New History

James Clark


Alexander the Great

A Life in Legend

Richard Stoneman


The Great Plague

When Death Came to Cambridge in 1665

Evelyn Lord


Burning the Big House

The Story of the Irish Country House in a Time of War and Revolution

Terence Dooley