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FAMILIES
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Far from the Tree: Parents, Children and the Search for Identity
Far from the Tree: Parents, Children and the Search for Identity
by Andrew Solomon
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From the National Book Award-winning author of the “brave…deeply humane…open-minded, critically informed, and poetic” (The New York Times) The Noonday Demon, comes a book about the consequences of extreme personal and cultural... (read more)

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MIL IND COMP/NAT SEC
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Drift: the Unmooring of American Military Power (12 Edition)
Drift: the Unmooring of American Military Power (12 Edition)
by Rachel Maddow
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"One of my favorite ideas is, never to keep an unnecessary soldier," Thomas Jefferson wrote in 1792. Neither Jefferson nor the other Founders could ever have envisioned the modern national security state, with its tens of thousands of "privateers"; its... (read more)

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ECONOMY
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The Great Divergence: America's Growing Inequality Crisis and What We Can Do about It
The Great Divergence: America's Growing Inequality Crisis and What We Can Do about It
by Timothy Noah
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For the past three decades, America has steadily become a nation of haves and have-nots. Our incomes are increasingly drastically unequal: the top 1% of Americans collect almost 20% of the nation's income-more than double their share in 1973. We have... (read more)

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POLITICS
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The People's Pension: The Struggle to Defend Social Security Since Reagan
The People's Pension: The Struggle to Defend Social Security Since Reagan
by Eric Laursen
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"Readers mystified by the yawning gulf between public opinion and current political discussion might benefit from the background provided in Eric Laursens magisterial history, 'The People's Pension: The Struggle to Defend Social Security Since Reagan... (read more)

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ACTIVISM
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Hillbilly Nationalists, Urban Race Rebels, and Black Power: Community Organizing in Radical Times
Hillbilly Nationalists, Urban Race Rebels, and Black Power: Community Organizing in Radical Times
by James Tracy and Amy Sonnie
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THE STORY OF SOME OF THE MOST IMPORTANT AND LITTLE-KNOWN ACTIVISTS OF THE 1960s, IN A DEEPLY SOURCED NARRATIVE HISTORY   The historians of the late 1960s have emphasized the work of a group of white college activists who courageously took to the... (read more)

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1950/60/70739
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American Dreamers: How the Left Changed a Nation (Vintage)
American Dreamers: How the Left Changed a Nation (Vintage)
by Michael Kazin
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An intimate history of the reformers, radicals, and idealists who fought for a different America, from the abolitionists to Michael Moore and Noam Chomsky.   While the history of the left is a long story of idealism and determination, it has also... (read more)

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POVERTY
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Almost Home: Helping Kids Move From Homelessness To Hope (12 Edition)
Almost Home: Helping Kids Move From Homelessness To Hope (12 Edition)
by Kevin Ryan
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Inside the lives of homeless teens—moving stories of pain and hope from Covenant House Almost Home tells the stories of six remarkable young people from across the United States and Canada as they confront life alone on the streets. Each eventually... (read more)

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LABOR & WORK
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Hidden America: From Coal Miners to Cowboys, an Extraordinary Exploration of the Unseen People Who Make This Country Work
Hidden America: From Coal Miners to Cowboys, an Extraordinary Exploration of the Unseen People Who Make This Country Work
by Jeanne Marie Laskas
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An Oprah.com "Must-Read Book" In Hidden America, award-winning journalist Jeanne Marie Laskas dives deep into her subjects and emerges with character-driven stories about the people who make our lives run every day—and yet we barely think of them... (read more)

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Sale Books
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Hella Nation: Looking for Happy Meals in Kandahar, Rocking the Side Pipe, Wingnut's War Against the Gap, and Other Adventures with t
Hella Nation: Looking for Happy Meals in Kandahar, Rocking the Side Pipe, Wingnut's War Against the Gap, and Other Adventures with t
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Read Evan Wright's posts on the Penguin Blog. The New York Times bestselling author of Generation Kill immerses himself in even more cultures on the edge. Evan Wright's affinity for outsiders has inspired this deeply personal journey through what he... (read more)

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