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The Zhivago Affair: The Kremlin, the CIA, and the Battle Over a Forbidden Book
The Zhivago Affair: The Kremlin, the CIA, and the Battle Over a Forbidden Book
by Peter Finn
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PETER FINN is national security editor for The Washington Post and previously served as the Post’s bureau chief in Moscow.   PETRA COUVÉE is a writer, translator, and teacher at Saint Petersburg State University.... (read more)

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Operation Shakespeare: The True Story of an Elite International Sting
Operation Shakespeare: The True Story of an Elite International Sting
by John Shiffman
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A Pulitzer Prize finalist presents the rare and intimate narrative of a daring national security sting designed to protect US soldiers, sailors, and pilots from the greatest danger they face on the battlefield—an enemy equipped with American-made... (read more)

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Faithless Execution: Building the Political Case for Obama's Impeachment
Faithless Execution: Building the Political Case for Obama's Impeachment
by Andrew C. Mccarthy
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We still imagine ourselves a nation of laws, not men. That is not merely an article of faith but a bedrock principle of the United States Constitution. In drafting our founding compact, the Framers confronted a wrenching paradox. For the fledgling nation... (read more)

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Bullies: How the Left's Culture of Fear and Intimidation Silences Americans
Bullies: How the Left's Culture of Fear and Intimidation Silences Americans
by Ben Shapiro
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In this galvanizing and alarming New York Times bestseller, “Ben Shapiro shows once and for all that the left is the single greatest source of bullying in modern American life” (Sean Hannity). While President Obama and the left like to... (read more)

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Twee: The Gentle Revolution in Music, Books, Television, Fashion, and Film
Twee: The Gentle Revolution in Music, Books, Television, Fashion, and Film
by Marc Spitz
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New York Times, Spin, and Vanity Fair contributor Marc Spitz explores the first great cultural movement since Hip Hop: an old-fashioned and yet highly modern aesthetic thats embraced internationally by teens, twenty and thirty-somethings and even some... (read more)

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Big Money: 2.5 Billion Dollars, One Suspicious Vehicle, and a Pimp--On the Trail of the Ultra-Rich Hijacking American Politics
Big Money: 2.5 Billion Dollars, One Suspicious Vehicle, and a Pimp--On the Trail of the Ultra-Rich Hijacking American Politics
by Kenneth P. Vogel
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A Supreme Court decision, combined with regulatory gridlock and legal tricks, have fundamentally changed the role of money in politics in recent years, upending traditional bases of political power. Campaign decisions once made by party officials are... (read more)

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I Wear the Black Hat: Grappling with Villains (Real and Imagined)
I Wear the Black Hat: Grappling with Villains (Real and Imagined)
by Chuck Klosterman
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One-of-a-kind cultural critic and New York Times bestselling author Chuck Klosterman “offers up great facts, interesting cultural insights, and thought-provoking moral calculations in this look at our love affair with the anti-hero” (New York... (read more)

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Operation Valuable Fiend: The CIA's First Paramilitary Strike Against the Iron Curtain
Operation Valuable Fiend: The CIA's First Paramilitary Strike Against the Iron Curtain
by Albert Lulushi
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In 1949, a newly minted branch of the CIA (the precursor of todays National Clandestine Service), flush with money and burning with determination to roll back the Iron Curtain, embarked on the first paramilitary operation in the history of the agency... (read more)

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Part of the Family?: Nannies, Housekeepers, Caregivers and the Battle for Domestic Workers' Rights
Part of the Family?: Nannies, Housekeepers, Caregivers and the Battle for Domestic Workers' Rights
by Sheila Bapat
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Love and compassion are at the heart of domestic labor, yet historically, domestic workers have been rendered invisible—by society and in the eyes of the law. Mostly foreign-born women, these workers have been excluded from labor protections that... (read more)

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Republican Party Animal: The "Bad Boy of Holocaust History" Blows the Lid Off Hollywood's Secret Right-Wing Underground
Republican Party Animal: The "Bad Boy of Holocaust History" Blows the Lid Off Hollywood's Secret Right-Wing Underground
by David Cole
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"David Stein brought right-wing congressmen, celebrities, writers and entertainment industry figures together for shindigs, closed to outsiders. . . . There was just one problem. Stein was not who he claimed."—The Guardian In 2013, Republican "hero"... (read more)

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How the Poor Can Save Capitalism: Rebuilding the Path to the Middle Class
How the Poor Can Save Capitalism: Rebuilding the Path to the Middle Class
by John Hope Bryant
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The American economy is stalled because business and political leaders are ignoring the one force that could truly re-energize their companies and the economy: the poor. The massive economic energy and potential of the poor and the struggling middle... (read more)

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The Ames Strain: The Mystery Behind America's Most Deadly Bioterror Attack
The Ames Strain: The Mystery Behind America's Most Deadly Bioterror Attack
by David Willman
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"A mystery story about murder committed on the national stage . . . we have a twisted villain whose secret life is laid utterly bare. Unlike most mysteries, this one is literally true, carefully documented and skillfully told by one of America's finest... (read more)

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Strike!
Strike!
by Jeremy Brecher
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Since its original publication in 1972, no book has done as much as Jeremy Brechers Strike! to bring American labor history to a wide audience. Strike! narrates the dramatic story of repeated, massive, and sometimes violent revolts by ordinary working... (read more)

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Within Arm's Length: A Secret Service Agent's Definitive Inside Account of Protecting the President
Within Arm's Length: A Secret Service Agent's Definitive Inside Account of Protecting the President
by Dan Emmett
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A rare inside look at the Secret Service from an agent who provided protection worldwide for President George H. W. Bush, President William Clinton, and President George W. Bush Dan Emmett was just eight years old when President... (read more)

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S Street Rising: Crack, Murder, and Redemption in D.C.
S Street Rising: Crack, Murder, and Redemption in D.C.
by Ruben Castaneda
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During the height of the crack epidemic that decimated the streets of D.C., Ruben Castaneda covered the crime beat for the Washington Post. The first in his family to graduate from college, he had landed a job at one of the countrys premier newspapers... (read more)

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What to Expect When No One's Expecting: America's Coming Demographic Disaster
What to Expect When No One's Expecting: America's Coming Demographic Disaster
by Jonathan V. Last
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Look around you and think for a minute: Is America too crowded? For years, we have been warned about the looming danger of overpopulation: people jostling for space on a planet thats busting at the seams and running out of oil and food and land and... (read more)

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Obama's America: Unmaking the American Dream
Obama's America: Unmaking the American Dream
by Dinesh D'souza
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In this #1 New York Times bestselling book, Dinesh D’Souza, the creator of the second highest-grossing political documentary ever, 2016: Obama’s America, lays out Obama’s plans through the end of his second administration and warns us... (read more)

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Breakthrough: Our Guerilla War to Expose Fraud and Save Democracy
Breakthrough: Our Guerilla War to Expose Fraud and Save Democracy
by James O'keefe
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In this New York Times bestseller, controversial ambush journalist James O’Keefe takes a hard-hitting look at how the media and government conspire to protect the status quo: “A spine-tingling, true crime thriller about the quest for truth in... (read more)

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The People vs. Barack Obama: The Criminal Case Against the Obama Administration
The People vs. Barack Obama: The Criminal Case Against the Obama Administration
by Ben Shapiro
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New York Times bestselling author Ben Shapiro presents a comprehensive case against Barack Obama’s abuses of power during his time in office. From the DOJ to the NSA, from the EPA to the Department of Health and Human Services, Barack Obama’s... (read more)

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A Short History of Nuclear Folly
A Short History of Nuclear Folly
by Rudolph Herzog
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Rudolph Herzog is the author of Dead Funny: Telling Jokes in Hitler’s Germany. His documentary on humor in the Third Reich, Laughing With Hitler, scored top audience ratings on German Channel 1 and was also broadcast on the BBC. Other film projects... (read more)

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