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  • Cities of change Jonathan Kirsch, Jonathan Kirsch, a contributing writer to the Book Review, is the author of the forthcoming "God Against the Gods: The History of the War Between Monotheism and Polytheism."

  • Discoveries Susan Salter Reynolds

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  • This is nostalgia Mark Rozzo, Mark Rozzo is a contributing writer to Book Review.

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  • An Old Master whose work is ever young Theodore K. Rabb, Theodore K. Rabb is the author of "Renaissance Lives: Portraits of an Age."

  • International pathways paved with books Susan Kent, Susan Kent is the city librarian of the Los Angeles Public Library.

  • Everyday madness Andrew Cockburn, Andrew Cockburn is the coauthor of "Out of the Ashes: The Resurrection of Saddam Hussein."

  • Philosophy has a future Crispin Sartwell, Crispin Sartwell is the author of "End of Story: Toward an Annihilation of Language and History."

  • The birth of wonders Patricia Fara, Patricia Fara is a fellow of Clare College, Cambridge. Her most recent books are "An Entertainment for Angels: Electricity in the Enlightenment" and "Newton: The Making of Genius."

  • Genesis 1:1 Rodger Kamenetz

  • Our Thirty Years' War: the fight over abortion Stanley I. Kutler, Stanley I. Kutler is the author of several books, including "The Wars of Watergate" and "Abuse of Power: The New Nixon Tapes."

  • His circle of friends Michael Harris, Michael Harris is a regular contributor to Book Review.

  • Dark and stormy Brigitte Frase, Brigitte Frase is a contributing editor to the Ruminator.

  • Lust, lyricism and liturgy Gary Young, Gary Young is the author of five books of poetry, including "No Other Life," which won the Poetry Society of America's 2003 William Carlos Williams Award. He edited with Christopher Buckley "The Geography of Home: California's Poetry of Place."

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