Benjamin Balint, a writer living in Jerusalem, is the author of “Running Commentary” (PublicAffairs, 2010) and ”Kafka’s Last Trial” (forthcoming from W.W. Norton).
Next in the winter 2013 Issue
A review of The Passage of Power: The Years of Lyndon Johnson, by Robert A. Caro
A review of Barack Obama's Post-American Foreign Policy: The Limits of Engagement, by Robert Singh; Confront and Conceal: Obama's Secret Wars and Surprising Use of American Power, David E. Sanger; Bending History: Barack Obama's Foreign Policy, by Martin S. Indyk, Kenneth G. Lieberthal, and Michael E. O'Hanlon; and The Obamians: The Struggle Inside the White House to Redefine American Power, by James Mann
A review of The Romans and their World: A Short Introduction, by Brian Campbell; Rome: An Empire's Story, by Greg Woolf; and Ancient Rome: From Romulus to Justinian, by Thomas R. Martin