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Landslide

(Available September 23, 2014)
Landslide
Written by Jonathan Darman
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781400067084
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Landslide
LBJ and Ronald Reagan at the Dawn of a New America
Written by Jonathan Darman


Format: Hardcover, 480 pages
On Sale: September 23, 2014
Price: $30.00

In politics, the man who takes the highest spot after a landslide is not standing on solid ground.
 
In this riveting work of narrative nonfiction, Jonathan Darman tells the story of two giants of American politics, Lyndon Johnson and Ronald Reagan, and shows how, from 1963 to 1966, these two... Read more >
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Landslide
LBJ and Ronald Reagan at the Dawn of a New America
Written by Jonathan Darman


Format: eBook, 480 pages
On Sale: September 23, 2014
Price: $14.99

In politics, the man who takes the highest spot after a landslide is not standing on solid ground.
 
In this riveting work of narrative nonfiction, Jonathan Darman tells the story of two giants of American politics, Lyndon Johnson and Ronald Reagan, and shows how, from 1963 to 1966, these two... Read more >
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A Colossal Wreck

(Available September 9, 2014)
A Colossal Wreck
Written by Alexander Cockburn
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781781682951
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A Colossal Wreck
A Road Trip Through Political Scandal, Corruption, and American Culture
Written by Alexander Cockburn


Format: Trade Paperback, 498 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2014
Price: $19.95

Alexander Cockburn was without question one of the most influential journalists of his generation, whose writing stems from the best tradition of Mark Twain, H.L. Menchken and Tom Paine. Colossal Wreck, his final work, finished shortly before his death in July 2012, exemplifies the prodigious literary brio that made Cockburn’s name.

Whether...

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Off the Sidelines

(Available September 9, 2014)
Off the Sidelines
Written by Kirsten Gillibrand, Foreword by Hillary Rodham Clinton
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780804179072
Our Price: $26.00
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Off the Sidelines
Raise Your Voice, Change the World
Written by Kirsten Gillibrand
Foreword by Hillary Rodham Clinton


Format: Hardcover, 224 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2014
Price: $26.00

Foreword by Hillary Rodham Clinton

Fourteen years before Kirsten Gillibrand succeeded Hillary Rodham Clinton as senator from New York, she heard her future mentor say these life-changing words: “Decisions are being made every day in Washington, and if you are not part of those decisions, you might not like what they... Read more >
Off the Sidelines
Raise Your Voice, Change the World
Written by Kirsten Gillibrand
Foreword by Hillary Rodham Clinton


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2014
Price: $12.99

Foreword by Hillary Rodham Clinton

Fourteen years before Kirsten Gillibrand succeeded Hillary Rodham Clinton as senator from New York, she heard her future mentor say these life-changing words: “Decisions are being made every day in Washington, and if you are not part of those decisions, you might not like what they... Read more >
Off the Sidelines

(Available September 9, 2014)
Off the Sidelines
Written by Kirsten Gillibrand, Read by Kirsten Gillibrand and Susan Denaker, Foreword by Hillary Rodham Clinton
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780553397352
Our Price: $35.00
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Off the Sidelines
Raise Your Voice, Change the World
Written by Kirsten Gillibrand
Read by Kirsten Gillibrand and Susan Denaker
Foreword by Hillary Rodham Clinton


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: September 9, 2014
Price: $35.00

Foreword by Hillary Rodham Clinton

Fourteen years before Kirsten Gillibrand succeeded Hillary Rodham Clinton as senator from New York, she heard her future mentor say these life-changing words: “Decisions are being made every day in Washington, and if you are not part of those decisions, you might not like what they... Read more >
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Off the Sidelines
Raise Your Voice, Change the World
Written by Kirsten Gillibrand
Read by Kirsten Gillibrand and Susan Denaker
Foreword by Hillary Rodham Clinton


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: September 9, 2014
Price: $20.00

Foreword by Hillary Rodham Clinton

Fourteen years before Kirsten Gillibrand succeeded Hillary Rodham Clinton as senator from New York, she heard her future mentor say these life-changing words: “Decisions are being made every day in Washington, and if you are not part of those decisions, you might not like what they... Read more >
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Zealot

(Available September 9, 2014)
Zealot
Written by Reza Aslan
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812981483
Our Price: $18.00
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Zealot
The Life and Times of Jesus of Nazareth
Written by Reza Aslan


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2014
Price: $18.00

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY
Good Housekeeping • Booklist • Publishers Weekly • Bookish

From the internationally bestselling author of No god but God comes a fascinating, provocative, and meticulously researched biography that challenges long-held assumptions about the man we know as Jesus... Read more >
The Greatest Comeback
The Greatest Comeback
Written by Patrick J. Buchanan, Read by Arthur Morey
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780553399998
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The Greatest Comeback
How Richard Nixon Rose from Defeat to Create the New Majority
Written by Patrick J. Buchanan
Read by Arthur Morey


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: July 8, 2014
Price: $45.00

Patrick J. Buchanan, bestselling author and senior advisor to Richard Nixon, tells the definitive story of Nixon's resurrection from the political graveyard and his rise to the presidency.

After suffering stinging defeats in the 1960 presidential election against John F. Kennedy, and in the 1962 California gubernatorial election, Nixon's career... Read more >
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The Greatest Comeback
The Greatest Comeback
Written by Patrick J. Buchanan, Read by Arthur Morey
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780553400007
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The Greatest Comeback
How Richard Nixon Rose from Defeat to Create the New Majority
Written by Patrick J. Buchanan
Read by Arthur Morey


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: July 8, 2014
Price: $22.50

Patrick J. Buchanan, bestselling author and senior advisor to Richard Nixon, tells the definitive story of Nixon's resurrection from the political graveyard and his rise to the presidency.

After suffering stinging defeats in the 1960 presidential election against John F. Kennedy, and in the 1962 California gubernatorial election, Nixon's career... Read more >
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The Greatest Comeback
The Greatest Comeback
Written by Patrick J. Buchanan
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780553418637
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The Greatest Comeback
How Richard Nixon Rose from Defeat to Create the New Majority
Written by Patrick J. Buchanan


Format: Hardcover, 400 pages
On Sale: July 8, 2014
Price: $28.00

Patrick J. Buchanan, bestselling author and senior advisor to Richard Nixon, tells the definitive story of Nixon's resurrection from the political graveyard and his rise to the presidency.

After suffering stinging defeats in the 1960 presidential election against John F. Kennedy, and in the 1962 California gubernatorial election, Nixon's career... Read more >
The Greatest Comeback
The Greatest Comeback
Written by Patrick J. Buchanan
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780553418644
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The Greatest Comeback
How Richard Nixon Rose from Defeat to Create the New Majority
Written by Patrick J. Buchanan


Format: eBook, 400 pages
On Sale: July 8, 2014
Price: $13.99

Patrick J. Buchanan, bestselling author and senior advisor to Richard Nixon, tells the definitive story of Nixon's resurrection from the political graveyard and his rise to the presidency.

After suffering stinging defeats in the 1960 presidential election against John F. Kennedy, and in the 1962 California gubernatorial election, Nixon's career... Read more >
Gnarr
How I Became the Mayor of a Large City in Iceland and Changed the World
Written by Jon Gnarr


Format: eBook, 208 pages
On Sale: June 24, 2014
Price: $23.95

In the epicenter of the world financial crisis, a comedian launched a joke campaign that didn’t seem so funny to the country’s leading politicians . . .

It all started when Jón Gnarr founded the Best Party in 2009 to satirize his country’s political system. The financial collapse in Iceland had, after all, precipitated... Read more >
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Gnarr
Gnarr
Written by Jon Gnarr
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781612194134
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Gnarr
How I Became the Mayor of a Large City in Iceland and Changed the World
Written by Jon Gnarr


Format: Hardcover, 192 pages
On Sale: June 9, 2014
Price: $23.95

In the epicenter of the world financial crisis, a comedian launched a joke campaign that didn’t seem so funny to the country’s leading politicians . . .

It all started when Jón Gnarr founded the Best Party in 2009 to satirize his country’s political system. The financial collapse in Iceland had, after all, precipitated... Read more >
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Duel with the Devil
Duel with the Devil
Written by Paul Collins
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307956460
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Duel with the Devil
The True Story of How Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr Teamed Up to Take on America's First Sensational Murder Mystery
Written by Paul Collins


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: June 3, 2014
Price: $16.00

BESTSELLING AUTHOR OF THE EDGAR FINALIST, MURDER OF THE CENTURY

In the closing days of 1799, the United States was still a young republic. Waging a fierce battle for its uncertain future were two political parties: the well-moneyed Federalists, led by Alexander Hamilton, and the populist Republicans, led by Aaron Burr. The two...

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Michael Ignatieff
The Lesser Evil?
Written by Derrick O'Keefe


Format: eBook, 192 pages
On Sale: June 3, 2014
Price: $16.95

One of the most influential intellectuals in the English-speaking world, Michael Ignatieff’s story is generally understood to be that of an ambitious, accomplished progressive politician and writer, whose work and thought fit within an enlightened political tradition valuing human rights and diversity. Here, journalist Derrick O’Keefe argues otherwise. In this scrupulous... Read more >
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Victor Serge
A Biography
Written by Susan Weissman


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: May 20, 2014
Price: $29.95

Revolutionary novelist, historian, anarchist, Bolshevik and dissident—Victor Sergeis one of the most compelling figures of Soviet history. Set against some of themomentous events of the twentieth century, Victor Serge reveals dauntless vigor of a man whose views often reflect the struggles of our own time. Read more >
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Stress Test
Stress Test
Written by Timothy F. Geithner
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780804138598
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Stress Test
Reflections on Financial Crises
Written by Timothy F. Geithner


Format: Hardcover, 592 pages
On Sale: May 12, 2014
Price: $35.00

New York Times Bestseller

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Stress Test is the story of Tim Geithner’s education in financial crises.

 
As president of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York and then as President Barack Obama’s secretary of the Treasury, Timothy F. Geithner helped the United States navigate the worst financial crisis...

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Stress Test
Written by Timothy F. Geithner
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ISBN: 9780804138604
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Stress Test
Reflections on Financial Crises
Written by Timothy F. Geithner


Format: eBook, 592 pages
On Sale: May 12, 2014
Price: $14.99

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Los Angeles Times Bestseller

Stress Test is the story of Tim Geithner’s education in financial crises.

 
As president of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York and then as President Barack Obama’s secretary of the Treasury, Timothy F. Geithner helped the United States navigate the worst financial crisis...

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Stress Test
Stress Test
Written by Timothy F. Geithner
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ISBN: 9780804121187
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Stress Test
Reflections on Financial Crises
Written by Timothy F. Geithner


Format: Trade Paperback, 896 pages
On Sale: May 12, 2014
Price: $35.00

New York Times Bestseller

Washington Post Bestseller

Los Angeles Times Bestseller

Stress Test is the story of Tim Geithner’s education in financial crises.

 
As president of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York and then as President Barack Obama’s secretary of the Treasury, Timothy F. Geithner helped the United States navigate the worst financial crisis...

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Stress Test
Stress Test
Written by Timothy F. Geithner, Read by Timothy F. Geithner
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780804165518
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Stress Test
Reflections on Financial Crises
Written by Timothy F. Geithner
Read by Timothy F. Geithner


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: May 12, 2014
Price: $50.00

New York Times Bestseller

Washington Post Bestseller

Los Angeles Times Bestseller

Stress Test is the story of Tim Geithner’s education in financial crises.

 
As president of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York and then as President Barack Obama’s secretary of the Treasury, Timothy F. Geithner helped the United States navigate the worst financial crisis...

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Stress Test
Stress Test
Written by Timothy F. Geithner, Read by Timothy F. Geithner
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780804165525
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Stress Test
Reflections on Financial Crises
Written by Timothy F. Geithner
Read by Timothy F. Geithner


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: May 12, 2014
Price: $25.00

New York Times Bestseller

Washington Post Bestseller

Los Angeles Times Bestseller

Stress Test is the story of Tim Geithner’s education in financial crises.

 
As president of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York and then as President Barack Obama’s secretary of the Treasury, Timothy F. Geithner helped the United States navigate the worst financial crisis...

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Jeffrey Sachs
The Strange Case of Dr. Shock and Mr. Aid
Written by Japhy Wilson


Format: eBook, 144 pages
On Sale: May 6, 2014
Price: $16.95

An investigation of Sachs’s schizophrenic career, and the worldwide havoc he has caused.


Jeffrey Sachs is a man with many faces. A celebrated economist and special advisor to UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, he is also no stranger to the world of celebrity, accompanying Bono, Madonna and Angelina Jolie on high-profile trips... Read more >
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The Selected Letters of Elia Kazan
The Selected Letters of Elia Kazan
Written by Elia Kazan
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385350419
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The Selected Letters of Elia Kazan

Written by Elia Kazan


Format: eBook, 672 pages
On Sale: April 22, 2014
Price: $19.99

This collection of nearly three hundred letters gives us the life of Elia Kazan unfiltered, with all the passion, vitality, and raw honesty that made him such an important and formidable stage director (A Streetcar Named Desire, Death of a Salesman), film director (On the Waterfront, East of Eden), novelist, and... Read more >
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The Selected Letters of Elia Kazan
The Selected Letters of Elia Kazan
Written by Elia Kazan, Edited by Albert J. Devlin
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307267160
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The Selected Letters of Elia Kazan

Written by Elia Kazan
Edited by Albert J. Devlin


Format: Hardcover, 672 pages
On Sale: April 22, 2014
Price: $40.00

This collection of nearly three hundred letters gives us the life of Elia Kazan unfiltered, with all the passion, vitality, and raw honesty that made him such an important and formidable stage director (A Streetcar Named Desire, Death of a Salesman), film director (On the Waterfront, East of Eden), novelist, and... Read more >
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