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Outpost: Life on the Frontlines of American Diplomacy: A Memoir
Outpost: Life on the Frontlines of American Diplomacy: A Memoir
by Christopher R. Hill.
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An and#8220;inside the roomand#8221; memoir from one of our most distinguished ambassadors whoand#8212;in a career of service to the countryand#8212;was sent to some of the most dangerous outposts of American diplomacy. From the wars in the Balkans to... (read more)

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The Prize: The Epic Quest for Oil, Money & Power
The Prize: The Epic Quest for Oil, Money & Power
by Daniel Yergin
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Deemed "the best history of oil ever written" by andlt;iandgt;Business Week andlt;/iandgt;and with more than 300,000 copies in print, Daniel Yerginand#8217;s Pulitzer Prizeand#8211;winning account of the global pursuit of oil, money, and power has been... (read more)

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Losing Our Way: An Intimate Portrait of a Troubled America
Losing Our Way: An Intimate Portrait of a Troubled America
by Bob Herbert
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BOB HERBERT was an opinion columnist for The New York Times from 1993 to 2011. His reportage-based columns focused on race, poverty, and social justice. Before that he was a national correspondent for NBC. He has won numerous awards... (read more)

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Injustices: The Supreme Court's History of Comforting the Comfortable and Afflicting the Afflicted
Injustices: The Supreme Court's History of Comforting the Comfortable and Afflicting the Afflicted
by Ian Millhiser
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Few American institutions have inflicted greater suffering on ordinary people than the Supreme Court of the United States. In this powerful indictment of a venerated institution, constitutional law expert Ian Millhiser tells the history of the Supreme... (read more)

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Long Mile Home: Boston Under Attack, the City's Courageous Recovery, and the Epic Hunt for Justice
Long Mile Home: Boston Under Attack, the City's Courageous Recovery, and the Epic Hunt for Justice
by Scott Helman
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The full story of the Boston Marathon bombing, the hunt for the Tsarnaev brothers, and a city's brave response to terror--drawing from Pulitzer Prize-winning coverage of the story in The Boston Globe.   When two bombs exploded at the densely... (read more)

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Social Policy in the European Union (European Union)
Social Policy in the European Union (European Union)
by Karen M. Anderson
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A sophisticated and accessible introduction to European Union social policy which takes full account of its relationship to the social policies of member states. It combines broad-ranging coverage of policy areas with a clear assessment of the policy... (read more)

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Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything
Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything
by Steven D Levitt
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Steven D. Levitt and Stephen J. Dubner offer the long-awaited paperback edition of Freakonomics, the runaway bestseller, including six Freakonomics columns from the New York Times Magazine and a Q & A with the authors.... (read more)

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Who Rules the Earth?: How Social Rules Shape Our Planet and Our Lives
Who Rules the Earth?: How Social Rules Shape Our Planet and Our Lives
by Paul F. Steinberg
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Worldwide, half a million people die from air pollution each year — more than perish in all wars combined. One in every five mammal species on the planet is threatened with extinction. Our climate is warming, our forests are in decline, and every... (read more)

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Family of Secrets: The Bush Dynasty, America's Invisible Government, and the Hidden History of the Last Fifty Years
Family of Secrets: The Bush Dynasty, America's Invisible Government, and the Hidden History of the Last Fifty Years
by Russ Baker
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“Shocking in its disclosures, elegantly crafted, and faultlessly measured in its judgments.”—Roger Morris, author of Richard Milhous Nixon and Partners in Power How did the deeply flawed George W. Bush ascend to the highest office in the... (read more)

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The Unwinding: An Inner History of the New America
The Unwinding: An Inner History of the New America
by George Packer
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A riveting examination of a nation in crisis, from one of the finest political journalists of our generation American democracy is beset by a sense of crisis. Seismic shifts during a single generation have created a country of winners and losers... (read more)

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Hegemony or Survival: America's Quest for Global Dominance (The American Empire Project)
Hegemony or Survival: America's Quest for Global Dominance (The American Empire Project)
by Noam Chomsky
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Since World War II, the United States has repeatedly posited itself as a defender of democracy, using its military might to promote freedom abroad even as it ascended to the status of the world’s only superpower. The answer to almost every... (read more)

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Perfect Spy: the Incredible Double Life of Pham Xuan An, Time Magazine Reporter and Vietnamese Communist Agent (08 Edition)
Perfect Spy: the Incredible Double Life of Pham Xuan An, Time Magazine Reporter and Vietnamese Communist Agent (08 Edition)
by Larry Berman
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During the Vietnam War, Time reporter Pham Xuan An befriended everyone who was anyone in Saigon, including American journalists such as David Halberstam and Neil Sheehan, the CIA's William Colby, and the legendary Colonel Edward Lansdale—not to... (read more)

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Design as Future-Making
Design as Future-Making
by Susan Yelavich
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Design as Future-Making brings together leading international designers, scholars, and critics to address ways in which design is shaping the future. The contributors share an understanding of design as a practice that, with its focus on innovation and... (read more)

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Beyond Outrage (12 Edition)
Beyond Outrage (12 Edition)
by Robert B. Reich
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America’s economy and democracy are working for the benefit of an ever-fewer privileged and powerful people. But rather than just complain about it or give up on the system, we must join together and make it work for all of us. In this timely book,... (read more)

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Waging Nonviolent Struggle
Waging Nonviolent Struggle
by Gene Sharp
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The U.S. civil rights movement, anti-apartheid protestors in South Africa, and Gandhis struggle for Indian freedom are all powerful illustrations of nonviolent action that effectively brought about change. In A Theory of Nonviolent Action, Stellan... (read more)

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The China-Pakistan Axis: Asia's New Geopolitics
The China-Pakistan Axis: Asia's New Geopolitics
by Andrew Small
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The Beijing-Islamabad axis plays a central role in Asia's geopolitics, from India's rise to the prospects for a post-American Afghanistan, from the threat of nuclear terrorism to the continent's new map of mines, ports and pipelines. China is Pakistan's... (read more)

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John Adams
John Adams
by David Mccullough
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In this powerful, epic biography, David McCullough unfolds the adventurous life journey of John Adams, the brilliant, fiercely independent, often irascible, always honest Yankee patriot who spared nothing in his zeal for the American Revolution; who rose... (read more)

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Victory Lab (13 Edition)
Victory Lab (13 Edition)
by Sasha Issenberg
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The Silenced Majority: Stories of Uprisings, Occupations, Resistance, and Hope
The Silenced Majority: Stories of Uprisings, Occupations, Resistance, and Hope
by Amy Goodman
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In their new book, Amy Goodman and Denis Moynihan provide a vivid record of the events, conflicts, and social movements shaping our society today. They give voice to ordinary people standing up to corporate and government power across the country and... (read more)

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The Capitalism Papers: Fatal Flaws of an Obsolete System
The Capitalism Papers: Fatal Flaws of an Obsolete System
by Jerry Mander
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In the vein of his bestseller, Four Arguments for the Elimination of Television, nationally recognized social critic Jerry Mander researches, discusses, and exposes the momentous and unsolvable environmental and social problems of capitalism. Mander... (read more)

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