Norton Classics

Pages: 1 2 Next SORT BY: Date | Title | Author
  1. Book ImageThe Culture of Narcissism: American Life in an Age of Diminishing Expectations

    Christopher Lasch

    When The Culture of Narcissism was first published, it was clear that Christopher Lasch had identified something important: what was happening to American society in the wake of the decline of the family over the last century.More

  2. Book ImageRedesigning the American Dream: The Future of Housing, Work and Family Life

    Dolores Hayden

    Winner of the National Endowment for the Arts Award for Excellence in Design Research, the Paul Davidoff Award for an Outstanding Book in Urban Planning, the Vesta Award for Feminist Scholarship in the Arts, and an ALA Notable Book Award: a provocative critique of how American housing patterns impact private and public life.More

  3. Book ImageThe Norton Anthology of English Literature

    Stephen Greenblatt, Alfred David, Barbara K. Lewalski, Et Al.

    Eighth Edition

    Read by millions of students over seven editions, The Norton Anthology of English Literature remains the most trusted undergraduate survey of English literature available and one of the most successful college texts ever published.More

  4. Book ImageThe Elegant Universe: Superstrings, Hidden Dimensions, and the Quest for the Ultimate Theory

    Brian Greene

    A new edition of the New York Times bestseller—now a three-part Nova special: a fascinating and thought-provoking journey through the mysteries of space, time, and matter.More

  5. Book ImageA History of Western Music

    J. Peter Burkholder, Donald Jay Grout, Claude V. Palisca

    Eighth Edition

    The Eighth Edition of A History of Western Music is a vivid, accessible, and richly contextual view of music in Western culture.More

  6. Book ImageMaster and Commander

    Patrick O'Brian

    The beginning of the sweeping Aubrey-Maturin series. "The best sea story I have ever read."—Sir Francis ChichesterMore

  7. Book ImageIntermediate Microeconomics: A Modern Approach

    Hal R. Varian

    Eighth Edition

    The #1 best-selling intermediate microeconomics text in the world is still the most modern and contemporary.More

  8. Book ImageA Field Guide to Sprawl

    Dolores Hayden, Jim Wark

    A visual lexicon of the colorful slang, from alligator investment to zoomburb, that defines sprawl in America.More

  9. Book ImageStrangers on a Train

    Patricia Highsmith

    "For eliciting the menace that lurks in familiar surroundings, there's no one like Patricia Highsmith." —TimeMore

  10. Book ImageThe Ugly American

    Eugene Burdick, William J. Lederer

    The multi-million-copy bestseller that coined the phrase for tragic American blunders abroad.More

  11. Book ImageThe 9/11 Commission Report: Final Report of the National Commission on Terrorist Attacks Upon the United States

    National Commission on Terrorist Attacks

    Authorized Edition

    Nearly three thousand people died in the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001. In Lower Manhattan, on a field in Pennsylvania, and along the banks of the Potomoc, the United States suffered the single largest loss of life from an enemy attack on its soil.
    More

  12. Book ImageThe Perfect Storm: A True Story of Men Against the Sea

    Sebastian Junger

    "There is nothing imaginary about Junger's book; it is all terrifyingly, awesomely real." —Los Angeles TimesMore

  13. Book ImageCivilization and Its Discontents

    Sigmund Freud, Christopher Hitchens, James Strachey, Et Al.

    Freud’s seminal volume of twentieth-century cultural thought grounded in psychoanalytic theory, now with a new introduction by Christopher Hitchens.More

  14. Book ImageA Clockwork Orange

    Anthony Burgess

    Great Music, it said, and Great Poetry would like quieten Modern Youth down and make Modern Youth more Civilized. Civilized my syphilised yarbles.More

  15. Book ImageThe Norton Anthology of Modern and Contemporary Poetry

    Jahan Ramazani, Richard Ellmann, Robert O'Clair

    Third Edition

    A new edition of the acclaimed anthology—the most comprehensive collection of twentieth-century poetry in English available.More

Pages: 1 2 Next